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Angel Fury19

Angel Fury19

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Pippyspot said:
2C-B-Fly PUA said:
I think the price adjustments are due to the dwindling amount of players, all mini games are empty, back in 2006 most worlds that had deans were clogged also all the skill training spots, now it's like a ghost town. Jagex inc. I believe that dripping the price back to $5/ month will attract more players therefore creating more revenue. Specially when the mobile version comes out, I don't want to play in ghost town worlds. Gets boring.

It probably seems like a ghost town because the world is a lot bigger than it used to be, so players are very spread out whereas they were not so much before

LOL bigger than it used to be. What a joke. You mean the subscriber count has dropped constantly over years because people are giving up on this corporate greed. This is why 2/3rds of the community is in oldschool and NOT rs3. RS3 looks dead because it is. When is the last time you seen a server being FULL for almost every second of the day? Not so much anymore. Why? Because the population is dieing, and doing this price change is going to keep contributing to that drop. All these excuses, and you dont see other game companies such as blizzard who has had a sub up from 2004 until now still be $14.99 a month, regardless of losing HALF their subscriber count AND whatever real life events jagex is blaming this on, with much harder resources, staff team, customer support, and server maintenance which requires more resources than what jagex needs to run runescape on. This is an excuse. An excuse to charge more for less. Promises are FAILED again, time and time again. History repeated itself with jagex, and this game IS a ghost town because people are smarting up to abandon ship.

21-Aug-2018 14:22:25

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Just posting this to remind you that the human body requires 3 litres of water per day and that you need to stay on top of your intake :)

04-Sep-2018 23:18:20 - Last edited on 07-Jul-2019 00:19:17 by BigMoose

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My account was unrightfully banned, and just got unbanned today. Since i got banned, i could not be subscribed anymore. Since my account got banned, am i just to suck it up, and pay the new price?

07-Sep-2018 13:02:12

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I am considering getting membership again after god knows how long and I was going to get a $10 prepaid Runescape card. Now that the price has increased to basically $11, will I still be able to purchase membership with the card, or do I have to get, say, a $25 card?

09-Sep-2018 02:49:27

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Us long run players getting grandfathered in is one of the best decisions to date. Through the years we've been taken care of and not forced to pay any extra.
Thank you for this, sincerely :)
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27-Jan-2019 12:57:00



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Increasing the price and blaming it on 'Brexit'... Sure, you're fooling all your players that the price increase is justified from that.
The thing is no one really knows how brexit will go, and how it'll effect companies. At the moment it just sounds like an excuse to up the prices.

You should increase the price AFTER brexit if it's really necessary. That will show us if the increase is necessary, not before. Then the players may respect the decision. Even if brexit turns out to change nothing, they'll still keep the higher price, just find more excuses.

11-Jun-2019 12:45:29

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