Rediscover an Iconic Quest From RuneScape as ‘While Guthix Sleeps’ Comes to Old School

Emanuela (10. July 2024 16:19 )

Rediscover RuneScape’s Most Iconic Quest as ‘While Guthix Sleeps’ Brings an Epic Narrative and New Rewards to Old School RuneScape

Experience the Grandmaster Quest in a brand-new light as While Guthix Sleeps arrives in Old School RuneScape today


Wednesday, 10 July 2024, Cambridge, UK. Jagex is thrilled to announce the return of a classic RuneScape quest, ‘While Guthix Sleeps’, rebuilt and reimagined for Old School RuneScape, and available in-game today.

Revisit RuneScape’s very first Grandmaster Quest and discover an epic, high-stakes narrative on your adventure to stop the schemes of a deadly Mahjarrat. Unearth an ancient Guthixian Temple, venturing within to unlock rewards and take on the hordes of Tormented Demons inside. 

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Originally launched in 2008, While Guthix Sleeps set a new standard in RuneScape for its difficulty, complexity, and storytelling. Designed for veteran players, the quest’s return for Old School RuneScape brings with it the same attention to detail as its original RuneScape release, but with new rewards and improvements for a modern audience.

Players who complete While Guthix Sleeps can earn substantial in-game rewards and the opportunity to face repeatable combat encounters, challenging their skills and perfecting their strategies against iconic enemies in a setting steeped in lore and RuneScape history. 

Old School RuneScape is available now on PC, Steam, iOS, and Android, complete with cross-platform progression and play on PC and mobile.   



About Old School RuneScape

Old School RuneScape is the industry-defining collaboration between the community and developers. Embracing its nostalgic heritage, hundreds of thousands of active players control the direction of the game with an in-game polling system. Featuring adventures for solo play through to 100-player strong raids, Old School RuneScape caters for every brave adventurer. Old School RuneScape continues to innovate, introducing its first ever new skill in 2023 to commemorate its 10th anniversary, arriving later this year. Play now at

About Jagex

A leader in creating deep and engaging forever games that empower our communities across PC, mobile and consoles. Jagex’s flagship MMORPG, RuneScape, has welcomed over 300 million player accounts to its world and is a $1billion + lifetime revenue franchise. Today the RuneScape franchise exists beyond live operations; our titles are forever games that connect and inspire millions of players, with content and experiences both inside and outside of inexhaustible game worlds. Both RuneScape and Old School RuneScape, on PC and mobile, offer ever-evolving, highly active worlds and our community-focussed development ethos empowers players to have a real say in how each game is shaped.

In 2022, Jagex expanded with the acquisitions of PipeWorks and Gamepires, bringing its expertise in building forever games to SCUM, a multi-million selling open-world survival title in Steam Early Access & other unannounced titles. Jagex employs more than 600 people globally, and is headquartered in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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