runescape is a fantasy massively multiplayer online role-playing game released in january 2001 by andrew and paul gower, and developed and published by jagex games studio. it is a graphical browser game implemented on the client-side in java or html5, and incorporates 3d rendering. the game ****** has had over 200 million accounts created and is recognised by the guinness world records as the world's largest free mmorpg and the most-updated game ******