RuneScape 20 Years of Lore // The Lore Council discusses the history of Gielinor
|RuneScape 20 Years of Lore // The Lore Council discusses the history of Gielinor|
|Publish date||19 January 2021|
|Participants||Mod JD, Mod Mark, Mod Osborne, Mod Stu, Mod Rowley, Mod Jack, Mod Raven|
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This week, our Lore Council celebrates #20YearsOfRuneScape by taking you on a journey through the past, present and future of Gielinor. And that's not all! Alongside loads of lore tidbits, they also reveal some very first details on an upcoming mini-quest series.
Grab a hot cup of tea (soil variant if that's your stuff) and a big slice of Anniversary cake, you're in for a lore-some moment!
0:02 - Mod Intros - Mod Mark, Mod Osborne & Mod Stu
7:46 - Biggest inspirations for lore
15:23 - Quests based off of dreams? NPCs based off of real people?
27:35 - Favourite stories to tell
34:45 - Inspirations for in-game languages
39:21 - Why penguins?
42:13 - Getting it wrong when designing lore
47:56 - The origins of Signature Heroes
53:26 - Making the call on "The World Wakes"
1:00:26 - Break
1:06:20 - Mod intros - Mod Rowley, Mod Jack & Mod Raven
1:07:10 - New Mini-Quest announcement - Foreshadowing
1:11:08 - Mini-Quest discussion
1:19:50 - Old quests' influence on new lore
1:24:05 - Lore ambitions
1:27:23 - Plot points to be avoided
1:29:01 - Fan theories vs. the real deal
1:35:50 - Manging and cross-checking lore
1:42:35 - Killing off NPCs
1:48:12 - Bringing over lore from OSRS?
1:53:00 - Timeline for pre-First-Age stories?
1:56:45 - New Mini-Quest teaser