RuneScape – Chinese mining company set to be new owner

[Source] While the source claims China-based Shandong Hongda Mining has fully acquired UK-based RuneScape developer Jagex, Jagex has confirmed to other outlets that due diligence is ongoing with no deal completed. Although browser gaming is a huge market in China worth hundreds of millions, it is still amusing to see a mining company expand into the games industry with a foreign purchase.