Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
arrowPress Releases
August 29, 2014
PR Newswire
View All





If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:


 RuneScape 3  brings an additional 300K players to the 12-year-old MMO
RuneScape 3 brings an additional 300K players to the 12-year-old MMO
September 6, 2013 | By Mike Rose

September 6, 2013 | By Mike Rose
Comments
    Post A Comment
More: Console/PC, Business/Marketing



Newsbrief: When the Jagex team launched the latest version of RuneScape in July, the hope was that presenting the update as a brand new game to potential new players would lead to more people giving the long-running game a chance.

Just over a month later, and it would appear that said tactic has had the desired effect. More than 300,000 new players have joined RuneScape over the last month, Jagex said today.

And the sizable update has also attracted plenty of past RuneScape players back to the title, as just over 100,000 former players have now re-activated their accounts.


Related Jobs

Bluepoint Games, Inc.
Bluepoint Games, Inc. — Austin, Texas, United States
[08.29.14]

Character Artist
Goodgame Studios
Goodgame Studios — Hamburg, Germany
[08.29.14]

Game Developer – C++ and Unreal Engine 4 (m/f)
Bigpoint
Bigpoint — Berlin, Germany
[08.29.14]

Associate / Senior UI Game Developer Scaleform (m/f)
Bigpoint GmbH
Bigpoint GmbH — Berlin, Germany
[08.29.14]

Lead Game Designer










Comments



none
 
Comment: