RuneScape 3 Summary
If you follow the games industry, you hear about a lot of buyouts. Companies buy each other all the time, but typically it’s within the same industry. Game developers buy other game developers. Maybe a big entertainment company acquires a major publisher. But this one is pretty weird.
I learned a new word today! As an American, I would refer to it as slime, but honestly gunge is an even more descriptive and disgusting word. Why am I discussing viscous nastiness? Why, for charity, of course!
MMO RuneScape will be charging more for subscriptions soon for new members, while those already subscribed will stick with their current billing, unless you stop paying for more than 14 days.
Developeris offering a Premier Club from December 1st which offers to "lock in" membership as well as a "massive pack of rewards". The price rise is in Q1 2015.
Jagex has announced that their free-to-play MMORPG Runescape 3 has officially launched, which "marks the beginning of the Battle of Lumbridge, the first gaming experience forged by players, who will shape the future of the RuneScape world forever."
Jagex has announced that RuneScape 3 will be coming this Summer 2013. The free-to-play MMO is more of a major update to the venerable title, as player's characters will transfer over entirely.