Tuesday 28 TH February 2012, Cambridge, UK – Roll up! Roll up! RuneScape developers Jagex Games Studio proudly presents, the Squeal of Fortune. The new game of chance that is guaranteed to add even more excitement to the world’s most popular and multi award winning, free-to-play massively multiplayer online game.
Launching today, the Squeal of Fortune is a traditional luck based game with plenty of RuneScape twists. With the assistance of Yelp, the inscrutable Goblin host, players old and new can spin to win every day. With each spin players have the chance to win one of a wide variety of prizes selected by Yelp at random. Prizes range from the most essential and valuable day-to-day resources and wealth to legendary and powerful weapons. So regardless of whether you are a new player or a seasoned veteran, every day brings the chance to win truly epic prizes to assist you on your RuneScape adventure. So if you are eager to win that tailor made Godsword that you have dreamed about, or to stock up on valuable resources or skills to help you complete your latest quest, be sure to log-in or create a free account today.
Commenting on the release, Mark Ogilvie, RuneScape’s Lead Designer said: “The Squeal of Fortune adds some light-hearted gameplay for all players to enjoy each day they log-in. With such a diverse range of prizes on offer, including some rare and exclusive items which are only available on Squeal of Fortune, we know that this update will prove popular with our free players and members alike. Every spin is a winner, so what’s there to lose? After all, what’s not to like about squishing goblins?”
Squeal of Fortune is open to everyone. Free players will be able to play Squeal of Fortune once every day and RuneScape members will receive two spins, doubling their prize haul every day!
For more information and to try your luck on the Squeal of Fortune, head over to www.RuneScape.com today.
Image assets are available to download from: http://bit.ly/SquealOfFortune.
RuneScape is the world’s most popular free-to-play MMO (as recognised by Guinness World Records), from multiple award-winning independent British development studio Jagex. Set in a richly detailed, medieval fantasy world, RuneScape’s traditional storytelling proudly draws its inspiration from classic role-playing games. RuneScape delivers a contemporary, innovative and original experience for millions of players across the globe every day. RuneScape offers a fully featured free-to-play game, with a popular subscription option of even greater scale and ambition, both running directly within almost any computer’s browser.
Thanks to its character-class-free skill system and elective gameplay, there are no limits to the hero players can become, no quest you cannot complete and no requirement to collaborate with others or face them in player-versus-player combat unless you so choose. RuneScape’s distinctive role-playing style rewards players who think strategically and play smartly. Its witty, intelligent tone, finely balanced gameplay, epic questing and myriad in-world diversions combine to create a game that has earned its place as the most popular free-to-play massively multiplayer online game of all time and continues to push the boundaries of online role-playing games.
Jagex is a multi-award winning online games developer based in Cambridge, England. Jagex specialises in the development of high quality browser-based games with supporting platform and technology. Jagex is also the largest independent games developer and publisher in the UK.
Jagex has a long-standing reputation for creating the world's best online games and for developing hugely popular, high quality, accessible, free-to-play games and for providing an unbeatable community experience for millions of players around the world. Jagex has developed and self-published over 40 online titles, including the world's most popular free multiplayer online game, RuneScape.com, recently Jagex launched 8realms.com a ground breaking browser tactical strategy game.
In addition to RuneScape, Jagex has released a series of #1 iPhone games including BounceDown, StarCannon, Miner Disturbance and Undercroft.
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