RunScape Classic may have passed its prime log ago. However, a lot of folks are still extremely fond of it. If you are one of them and looking to give this multiplayer a try, head into this quick guide to play RunScape Classic on your Android device.
For those unfamiliar, RuneScape is a highly successful MMORPG (Massively multiplayer online role-playing game). It used to be a top notch game in 2001-2003. This MMO existed online specifically for PC at that time. Though I couldn’t take this game for a ride when it was at the top of its popularity, I have heard from a lot of guys about how demanding it was at that time.
Note: It isn’t an official version of the game. It’s run by an independent developer. You have to download the APK file of the game on your device from outside of Play Store. To do so, enable Unknown sources.
Step #1. Open Settings app on your device.
Step #2. Scroll down and tap on Security.
Step #3. Check the box next to Unknown sources.
How to Download and Install RunScape Classic on your Android Device
Step #1. Open any web browser and head over to rscrevolution.com.
Step #2. Next, you need to download the app’s Android client on your device. Tap on Download Android under Play Now.
Step #3. Now, scroll down and tap on Download RunScape for Android.
Step #4. Next, Download RunScape for Android.
Step #5. You would be warned that this type of file can harm your device. Ignore the warning and tap on OK to confirm the download process.
Step #6. Now, tap on File Manager app on your Android device.
Step #7. Tap on Apps folder.
Step #8. Tap on rscrevolution.apk.
Step #9. Next up, you need to tap on Install at the bottom right corner.
Now, you need to wait for some time and let the app get installed perfectly.
How to Create User Account for RunScape Classic on Android Device
Step #1. Once you have successfully downloaded and installed the app on your device, open it.
Step #2. The app may check for update.
Once the update is completed, tap on Launch Client.
Step #3. Then, the log-in screen will appear.
Tap on New User and sign up for it. You need to choose a preferred username. Then, enter the password and your email address. To open the keyboard, you have to press the back button.
Then, tap on the username text field and type in a username. Likewise, tap on password text field and enter a password.
Step #4. Tap on Submit to create your account. Then, quit the app.
How to Play RunScape Classic on Android Device
Step #1. Launch RSCRevolution app on your device.
Step #2. Once the app has updated, tap on Launch Client.
Step #3. Next, you have to tap on Existing User.
Step #4. Now, enter your username and password. Again to get the keyboard, you need to press the back button on your Android device.
Step #5. Next, type your username. Then, tap on the green arrow button at the bottom right of the keyboard. Now, type your password and then make sure to tap on the green arrow at the bottom right of the keyboard.
Step #6. Design your character just the way you want. Tap on the arrow next to Head Type to choose a preferred head type.
Then, tap on the arrow next to Hair color to choose a nice hair color.
Similarly, tap on the arrow next to Gender to switch gender.
Tap on the arrow next to Top Color in order to change the top color.
Tap on the arrow next to Skin Color to change the skin color.
Tap on the arrow next to Bottom Color to change the bottom color.
Step #7. Tap on Accept.
Step #8. Now, the welcome screen will open. Tap on “Click here to close window”.
Step #9. Now, go ahead and play this amazing game to your heart out. I’m sure it’ll bring a lot of fun to you.
- To move around, just tap on the screen.
- To rotate the camera, you have to click the volume up and down button.
- You can tap on the menu button at the top right to check out game options, friends, stats and more.
- Just swipe away to close the opened window.
- To get multiple options, you need to tap and hold on the area you wish to interact with.
- Tap and hold on the screen to get multiple options like Talk to Iron Man, Armor Iron Man, Open Door, Examine Door.
- To view how many players are online, type::onlinelist.
The game may be a bit simple to play, but it has enough spice to keep you hooked for hours.
As the name itself suggests, you have to be smarter to dominate the game and be the ultimate player.
Annoy fellow players, get more points to remain ahead of your opponents. The multi-player game is designed to be pretty fun-loving.
The Bottom Line:
I have found RunScape classic quite interesting. Though the user-interface may not be elegant enough, it does succeed in winning you over—once you get into the groove.
What is it that appeals you the most in this game? Share your valuable feedback in the comments below.
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