Mat Hart, Creative director and CCO of Steamforged said: "The rich RuneScape universe can be beautifully translated into tabletop or OSRS Gold board games and using a crowdfunding platform as well as other community spaces that are dedicated to the game allows us to engage directly with fans who love RuneScape in addition to Old School RuneScape throughout development."
Steamforged Games has also announced the first look at and details for the Dark Souls tabletop roleplaying game, coming in spring 2022. The game was first teased in December, with an unexpected trailer launch Steamforged is now able to confirm Dark Souls: The Roleplaying Game will be a stand-alone RPG that will be powered by rules from the fifth edition which are enhanced with Dark Souls mechanics.
The book draws inspiration from the rich lore and award-winning gameplay of Dark Souls video games by From Software and Bandai Namco Entertainment in the extravagantly illustrated hardback book, players will discover custom character classes with a brand new magic system, and a full bestiary full of Dark Souls creatures.
Since its launch, Steamforged's Dark Souls tabletop range has sold more than 500,000 units, with a their combined worth of nearly $40 million. Mat Hart, Creative director and chief creative officer of Steamforged Games, said: "Dark Souls has been one of the most important IPs for Steamforged from the beginning and is one of the most dear to our hearts. So the moment we can finally bring Dark Souls to the tabletop as a role-playing game is hugely exciting both for us and the players."
The announcement comes with the release of an upgrade for Old School Runescape with a special focus at Iron Man. In addition to bugs fixed, the latest update comes with a chat feature for groups and a loot announcement which includes quest completions, combat achievements and level milestones also getting an announcement in the chat. There's another update planned in OSRS Buy Gold the next few days, which will concentrate on the expansion of storage in groups as well as emergency teleport shards entering group members' houses