It was released earlier this month but even its Early Access version proved this formula was well-received by RPG fans, having been downloaded over 600,000 times through Steam and both major apps for RS Gold mobile devices. This was far beyond Malcolm's initial expectations when he first started out. Naturally, he hoped his strategy would succeed but there was no 'endgame to think about.
"Luckily the joy that I felt in those first few months is still with me during the course of work, and being working with Jagex direct on this is the ultimate dream," he says. "I didn't think I'd get the support of the very studio that inspired me in first place.
Making the jump from a hobby into a fan project was obviously terrifying However, when you look at the direction I've taken, and the assistance I've received from the beginning of Games by Malcs as an rising studio, it's definitely paid off for the best."
Despite the strong connection to Melvor Idle and RuneScape, and rs gold buy the direct involvement of Jagex The publisher chose to maintain the game as an original IP and not to make it one of the RuneScape spin-off. In part, this was acknowledgment that Malcolm succeeded where Jagex it had failed.