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1.1 Million Paid Subscribers For RuneScape Franchise in 2019

Poorna Shankar Posted:
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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."


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.