The Clever Cynic--fun free stuff to do: Runescape

One of the most enjoyable MMORPGs I have played is Runescape. If you have never played an on-line game, it is probably the best place to start. I feel that everyone should play at least ONE on-line game in their lifetime, just to experience the feeling of immersion that they sometimes provide. Runescape offers several advantages over the others:

1. It is free.....well to start anyway and I feel you can have most of the Runescape experience without ever becoming a member.

2. It plays in a browser. There is no real software to download and you can begin playing in minutes.

3. Because it plays in a browser you can play at work when you are supposed to be working--stolen pleasures are the best ;).

4. The quest system is really good.


1. The graphics are a bit dated.....but still look good.

2. Combat is not as exciting at times as some of the other games.

If you have never played a MMORPG, Runescape is a great way to try it without investing a lot of time and money before you know if you would enjoy MMORPGs or not.

--The Clever Cynic,

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