Scheduled Maintenance 8:00 AM BST Wednesday

Planned maintenance on our server infrastructure is being performed from Wednesday July 17th 8:00 AM BST.

Website Maintenance

We are currently performing maintenance on some of our web systems. During this time, certain areas of the website will be unavailable.

Display Mode Changes: Coming Next Week

In order to support upcoming improvements to RuneScape and its UI, we’re removing the Software display mode with next week’s game update. Everyone will now use DirectX or OpenGL by default, with a limited safe mode as a backup.

Optimising RuneScape on Your PC

Check out our handy guide to find out what settings will make the biggest improvement to your RuneScape framerate.

Zero-Day Java 7 Exploit

News on the Java 7 exploit and a reminder about how
JAG may keep your account safe.

Server Maintenance

We’ll be performing some maintenance on our servers today, which means that certain game worlds may become briefly unavailable.

Updated World List

We’re updating the world list to better reflect your needs and preferences, and improving our server infrastructure to reduce lag at busy times.

Forum Issues

Our forums are currently experiencing some intermittent errors and down-time. We are aware of the situation and are working to rectify the problem as soon as possible.

Scheduled Maintenance: 28th November

Between 6:00AM and 6:45AM GMT on Wednesday the 28th of November 2012, some of the RuneScape servers will be brought down for essential maintenance.

Planned Maintenance

Due to maintenance work being performed, you may experience connectivity problems or disconnection from RuneScape between 9am and 12pm (GMT) on the 19th of October, and between 1pm and 4pm (GMT) on the 19th of October.

Java Certificate Update

We’re updating the signing certificate used to authenticate the applets used to run our games. The next time you log in, you’ll be asked to accept this new certificate. Downloadable client users will need to download the latest version to access t…