Jagex CEO Phil Mansell was optimistic about the project , expressing his OSRS gold excitement about Kickstarter. He expressed his excitement over the Kickstarter project "involving the RuneScape community," while Steamforged CCO Mat Hart believed the "rich RuneScape universe is going to translate beautifully" into a tabletop setting.
RuneScape has seen significant growth since its initial browser-based launch in recent years with Steamforged's boardgame being the latest effort by Jagex. In an interview, a variety of Jagex employees discussed the process of converting Runescape's mobile edition into an all-platform game in September, the game was launched.
Jagex worked with the designer of the popular Old School RuneScape mod RuneLite HD to bring the HD version accessible to all players. Steamforged's forthcoming board game will provide the RuneScape community with a new chance to experience the world of Gielinor and to create their own adventure.
Runescape publisher Jagex's publishing arm has picked up a promising Indie release under Jagex Partners. Jagex Partners label, making Melvor Idle an independent no more. The idler-style game, similar to games such as Clicker Heroes or Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realms, released on Steam this year, and carries its elements from Jagex's top game Runescape very proudly.
Melvor Idle is a detailed multi-track idle game that strives to reinvent "the basic elements in the RuneScape franchise in a manner that they could be enjoyed at a leisurely pace," says the publisher. It's a very rich in features, an idle game that has a lot of things to create and progress, as well with a strong emphasis on no luxury mechanics that require a restart.
Jagex was reportedly aware of this project as early as 2020. A good portion of the company's employees were enthusiastic about it following its first Steam launch in October of the year. As you'd imagine, the developer is pretty thrilled to be collaborating with the designers of one of their favorite games. "Being working alongside Jagex directly on this project has been a dream of a lifetime," said Brendan Malcolm, the solo developer of Melvor Idle Studio Games by Malcs.
Malcolm posted a lengthy QA for gamers on the Reddit community, which made it clear that he'd retain complete creative control going forward, while also reiterating that the game's single purchase model of monetization will not change. Jagex was, as Malcolm stated, had "no intention" to alter anything regarding Melvor Idle. The agreement for publishing will include Jagex handle the localisation, marketing, technical support, and QA of cheap OSRS GP Melvor Idle.