Old School RuneScape

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Old School RuneScape
Old School RuneScape cover
Developers
Jagex Games Studio
Release dates
Windows February 22, 2013
macOS (OS X) February 22, 2013
Old School RuneScape guide at StrategyWiki
Old School RuneScape at Wikipedia
RuneScape
RuneScape 2001
Old School RuneScape 2013
Chronicle: RuneScape Legends 2016
RuneScape: Idle Adventures EA

This page is for the re-release of the August 2007 version of RuneScape. For the Updated version, commonly called RuneScape 3, see RuneScape.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
Always online (requires a constant internet connection to play)
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Runescape account is required.
Old School RuneScape requires Java, which is included in the Windows Installer, however, Mac users must manually install the Java Runtime Environment from here.

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play

Connection types

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Video settings[edit]

Basic Graphics settings.
Basic Graphics settings.
Advanced Graphics settings.
Advanced Graphics settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Game Simply runs in Window, however, by default game is set to only render within a static size of window, this can be changed with "Game Client expands to fill the window" option in Basic Video settings
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Game simply runs in Window, window size needs to be set to a ultra widescreen size for game to play in Ultra WideScren
4K Ultra HD
Game simply runs in Window, window size needs to be at, or set to 3840*2160, for 4K support
Field of view (FOV)
Mouse scroll does affect FOV, and acts as zoom.
Windowed
Freely scaleable.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Old School is capped at 50 FPS.
Old School is capped at 50 FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings for Old School RuneScape.
Audio settings for Old School RuneScape.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Sound Effects, and ambient.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Majority of speech is text.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP SP2
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) 128 MB 3D-compatible Video Card
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) 128 MB 3D-compatible Video Card
OS X copies requires Java Runtime Environment to be installed separately.