Old Versions

Older versions of RuneScape are offered on this page, but are only recommended if you are having severe problems running the latest version of the game.


Get the best experience

A major update to the RuneScape client was released in 2016. It introduced support for amazing new graphics and offers much better performance every time you play.

Old versions of RuneScape


Java Client

If you're having severe problems with the latest version of RuneScape, the Java client may still allow you to play. Graphical quality and performance are reduced.

Windows | Mac | Source code

Play in Browser

If you can't install software on your system, the browser version of RuneScape may allow you to play. However, it's not supported by most modern web browsers.

Play in browser