If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

RuneScape has 200 million registered users

Jagex has announced RuneScape has
200 million registered users
. To celebrate, developers published a few statistic on the free-to-play MMO.

Here's the stats:

  • If Runescape were a country, it would be the fifth most populated in the world.
  • Since its 2001 release,more than 443 billion minutes have been played.
  • 150 dragons are killed a day.
  • There are 10 LOLs and 27 deaths per second.
  • Every five-and-a-half weeks, enough wood is chopped to build a digital bridge to the moon.
  • Every year, 8 billion fish are caught - enough to circle Earth 20 times.

The 200 million milestone will be celebrated for the next three days, and a new demon with 200 million hit points is now ready for you to kill. Trouble is, you have to have a unique weapon to do it.

Jagex is working on browser MMO Transformers Universe, which will release sometime this year.

Via
Eurogamer
.

About the Author

Stephany Nunneley avatar

Stephany Nunneley

News Editor

Half-blind/half-dyslexic, bad typist, wine enthusiast, humanitarian, intellectual savant, idiot savior, lover of all things nonsensical, animal hoarder and highly sarcastic.

Support VG247

You give us money, we give you an ad-free reading experience, merch discounts, a newsletter every month, and elite status amongst your friends.

See more information

More News

Latest Articles

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 Merch