RuneScape is one of the grandfathers of the MMORPG genre. It's currently regarded in the top ten games on the market since its debut in the beginning of RS Gold January 2001. The once browser-based RPG has seen numerous different variations for its huge user base.
In between is Old School RuneScape offering players the traditional 2006 experience and the short-lived DarkScape offering players more PvP-based gaming experience. Now, developer Jagex has teamed up with board game developer Steamforged Games to release not just two tabletop games over the course of 2022.
Steamforged Games' partnership along with Jagex is the latest in a lengthy string of partnerships that have brought some of gaming's biggest franchises to tabletop. Steamforged Games is a tabletop gaming powerhouse that has also created board games based on series such as Monster Hunter World and Dark Souls and recently finished an enormously successful Kickstarter campaign for the Resident Evil 2 board game with over 1 million GBP raised earlier in the year.
Now, the developer has set its sights on the Gielinor world and RuneScape with plans to launch the board game as well as a tabletop RPG core book in the year ahead. The two RPG adaptations will feature a variety of the most well-known characters from RuneScape and places, allowing groups of five or more players to play classic quests from RuneScape while bringing adventure within the realm of Gielinor to the home of Gielinor.
Players will be able to craft and upgrade their equipment, play with NPCs and tackle a variety of side quests that are influenced by classic MMORPG. The board game will launch by means of an Kickstarter campaign later in the year. Meanwhile, the main tabletop RPG book is expected to osrs gold site launch in retail stores directly.