The RuneScape franchise hit a milestone of more than 1.1 million paid subscribers in 2019.
In a report by GamesIndustry.biz, we’re privy to additional information. CEO Phil Mansell provided some context,
“Putting Jagex on track for its most successful year to date, 2019 was a record-breaking year for Jagex and our RuneScape communities.”
He continued, citing success in mobile and the growth of their team,
“We hit exciting milestones, welcomed more members and players to the games than at any point in their 19-year history, achieved significant success on mobile and saw notable industry talent joining our established teams to steer the future for our living games. We're delighted and deeply appreciate the dedication of our staff and fans."