RuneScape Still Going Strong, Expanding, Developer Reveals

| 26 Jun 2013 18:16
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RuneScape developer Jagex had a stellar year and is continuing to grow and expand.

Jagex - the guys behind RuneScape and Ragnarok Online - have delivered a bunch of great news, including the ongoing success of existing games and a number of new unnamed titles. Jagex's most recent financial report revealed that in 2012 the company made over £50 million ($76,895,000) and added tens of millions of users to RuneScape, bringing the total number of accounts over 200 million worldwide.

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Journey to the fantasy world of Gielinor and join millions of others in the world's greatest online adventure! Battle dragons and wizards with medieval weaponry and magic, undertake epic quests, upgrade your skills or just socialize with your friends. RuneScape is one of the largest, most expansive online strategy adventure games on the web today.


This expansion has encouraged the company to aggressively push RuneScape in other international markets, beginning with Brazil. Brazil's game market is estimated at over 35 million and growing rapidly.

Jagex CEO Mark Gerhard said in the most recent financial report, "2013 is set to be an even bigger year for Jagex as we release the biggest update in RuneScape's history, launch Transformers Universe and publish a number of new titles." If you haven't played any of Jagex's titles yet, now might be a great time to start; this is one dev to keep your eyes on.

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