Patch Notes (7 February 2012)

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These official Patch Notes are copied verbatim from this forum thread of the RuneScape forums. It is copyrighted by Jagex.
These Patch Notes were announced on 7 February 2012.

The following small fixes and adjustments have now been made to the game. If you spot any further bugs in-game, please use the Bug Report feature.

Graphical:

  • The whirlpool at the entrance to the Ancient Cavern is now visible on all graphical modes.
  • The magical shield on the top of the Watchtower no longer flickers.
  • Climbing Trollheim shortcuts now functions correctly when under attack.
  • Grinding a birds nest then chopping ivy now faces you in the correct direction.
  • Some graphical abnormalities in the ocean around Neitiznot have been fixed.
  • The Taskmaster emote can no longer be interrupted by playing another emote.
  • Spiky vambraces have returned to their normal colour.
  • Summoning and dismissing familiars no longer causes the familiar to reappear.
  • Crafting a Dramen branch no longer appears as a Dramen staff in the crafting interface.
  • Ariane is no longer wearing Dungeoneering robes during Troll Warzone.
  • The "putting logs into beacon" animation from All Fired Up has been updated.
  • The interface for cutting sapphires now shows an uncut sapphire.
  • Female Saxon shoes no longer stretch whilst running.
  • The Blisterwood staff no longer causes player hands to glow when performing certain Agility animations.
  • Savant's chathead is no longer too big for the chat window.
  • Players no longer occasionally float when riding in a minecart.
  • Destroying Dungeoneering binds now uses the updated chat UI interface.
  • The spike pit on the Barbarian Agility course is no longer partially occluded.
  • Animations in the Artisan Workshop now uses the correct hammer.
  • Stacks of Fellstalk seeds now appear the same colour as a single Fellstalk seed.
  • The Quest cape animation has been improved to place the player inside the glowing effect.
  • Count Draynor's death animation is no longer overridden by using the Vine whip's special attack.
  • An old message box in Giant Dwarf has been updated.
  • The Fishing skillcape animation has been updated to not clip with the ground.
  • Spirit warrior's wielding maces no longer attack as if they're not holding a weapon.
  • Luminescent icefiends now always play their freezing animation.
  • Several more bloom-related fixes have been implemented.
  • The Christmas seal emote no longer snaps.


Quests & Tasks:

  • The altars in the Tower of Life all now function off of a left-click option.
  • The Nature spirit grotto has had some obsolete options removed.
  • Some repeatable content is now available to all players after the reworked Death Plateau is complete.
  • The Bartender from Rocking Out no longer recognises the player without a disguise after A Void Dance.
  • The Spirit realm version of the Rogues' Castle now functions correctly.
  • A typo from the General malpractitioner in A Clockwork Syringe has been fixed.
  • A typo in the Do No Evil quest journal has been fixed.
  • Cutscenes in Garden of Tranquility no longer use fixed-rate chat windows.
  • Some typos in the Shades of Mort'ton quest has been fixed.
  • Troll Stronghold now requires 30 Thieving, instead of recommending the level.
  • Clicking out of a cutscene in Do No Evil no longer leaves the screen black.
  • Players are no longer offered 3k coins in Recruitment Drive as the Makeover Mage is now free.
  • A spade has been placed to allow players to dig with a spade in a toolbelt as part of Olaf's quest.


Skills & Minigames:

  • It is now possible to use Disruption Shield in a Duel.
  • Gravestones now appear outside of the cyclops room in the Warriors' Guild.
  • It is once again possible to collect-x bandages in Soul Wars.
  • Ghasts in Temple Trekking now correctly award Prayer XP.
  • Right-click redeeming purchases now works correctly on the Flash Factory rewards interface.
  • The Barrows heads interface has been tweaked to show the heads correctly.
  • The Circus worldmap icon is now closer to the Ticket vendor when near the Chefs' Guild.
  • The Shooting Star location near Falador has been updated due to Troll Warzone.
  • It is no longer possible to drop items during the Dominion Tower flythrough cutscene.
  • Players can no longer poison Temple Trekking shades.
  • The Dominion Mine animation has been smoothed out in software mode.
  • Dessourt's teleport and attack animations no longer play when stunned.
  • Troll Invasion correctly gives the player a hammer if they don't have one in their toolbelt or inventory.


Other:

  • Wizard Cromperty now has a right-click "Collect" option for claiming daily runes and pure essence.
  • The Gorilla mask can now be stored in players' Fancy Dress boxes.
  • The XP reward for performing in The Pit has been increased.
  • There is now a make-x interface for splitting granite and sandstone.
  • Picking herbs with the Greenfingers aura active now gives a feedback message when the effect causes the player to gain an extra herb.
  • There is now a warning about when anti-poison is about to wear off.
  • Eluned has been added to the NPC contact spell.
  • World 42 now has a disclaimer on login explaining that the world is a Roleplay world.
  • A right click "Travel" option has been added to the Keldagrim trapdoor at the Grand Exchange.
  • Ancient spellbook teleport spells are now more descriptive about where the destinations are.
  • Crafting Sanfew Serums now uses a make-x interface.
  • A new "Initiate Sallet" has been added to the game.
  • The Ectophial is now kept on death.
  • A "Sweep" option has been added to the Broomstick when wielded.
  • It is now possible to enter the Crafting guild without an apron with the Hard Falador task set complete.
  • Champion scroll drops are now announced in the chat window and a jingle is now played.
  • Mud pies can now be made with several different sources of water.
  • The Vecna skull now announces when it is recharged.
  • The "You are already performing an emote" text has been added to the game filter.
  • The side-stone menu that was open before travelling on a boat now reopens after arriving at your destination.
  • It is now possible to quick-claim a hatchet from canoe stations.
  • Picking multiple White fruit has been sped up.
  • The "Fill Yer Bucket" task is once again completable.
  • Pathfinding around Edgeville bank has been fixed.
  • The Turkey hat is now placed in the Toy Box instead of the Fancy Dress box, and only appears if the player owns one.
  • Trying to log in to an offline world using the "favourite" world buttons now pops up a message saying the world is offline.
  • Bank PIN protection has been added to the Slayer rewards interface.
  • Dungeoneering spell boxes now correctly retain charges if charges are added after it has been bound.
  • Completionist cape skill requirements are no longer cut off if trying to list too many skills.
  • Baby Troll names now appear correctly in a POH pet house.
  • The Loyalty shop now uses Bank PIN protection.
  • Some incorrect chat by Linza during the mining section of Troll Warzone has been corrected.
  • Some typos from Troll Warzone have been fixed.
  • Some Seers and Gnome Task areas have been removed from around Troll Warzone.
  • The Wicked Hood's destroy message has been updated to point at the correct location to obtain another.
  • The final chapter of "Troll Warzone" is no longer referred to as "Return to the Front".
  • The monkey bars in Troll Warzone no longer sound like metal.
  • The Surefooted aura now functions correctly on the agility course in Troll Warzone.
  • Kepple now talks about being from Falador instead of Varrock.
  • It is once again possible to talk to Tureal, Spria and Pikkupstix via the NPC Contact spell.
  • A typo on teleportation spheres has now been fixed.
  • Gravestones now appear outside of Brimhaven Agility Arena.
  • A louder sound is now played when a Golden Nymph appears in the Lava Flow Mine.
  • An incorrect sentence on the Bank PIN setting page has been fixed.
  • Calquat trees without fruit no longer have two "Clear" options.
  • A typo on training an overgrown cat into a wily cat has been fixed.
  • Stray dogs no longer render over pets.
  • It is now possible to rake a farming patch with a scarecrow.
  • An unlock hint for a music track no longer refers to Stealing Creation being in the Wilderness.
  • It is now possible to use money in a money pouch to buy monsters in a POH.
  • The Falador shield's emote now has sound.
  • A misspelled Mithril rock has been corrected.
  • Beast of burden familiars can now hold untradeable potions/flasks.