RuneScape Week-End Double XP (26th - 29th July)
RuneScape fans will have the opportunity to bring power to their characters during the upcoming weekend event. RuneScape developer has announced that their next double XP weekend is scheduled for 26th - 29th July. You can join the RuneScape community for 72 hours of XP awesomeness in this much-loved skilling event. RuneScape members will enjoy a boost of 100%, while 20% for free players during which base XP for most combat and skilling activities.
However, not all activities benefit from a weekend XP boost, such as XP rewarding you for completing tasks, daily challenges, and so on. In addition, experience gained through XP lamps, Tomes of experience, Cremation, Dragon rider amulet, and other activities does not applied to the XP earned.
The Double XP Weekend boost is not applied to the XP earned through the following items or activities:
- Assist system
- XP lamps
- Tomes of experience
- Dragon rider amulet
- Goldsmithing gloves
- Brawling gloves
- Player-owned house altars
- Wilderness Chaos altar
- Dungeoneering wildcards
- Sacred clay
- Ancient effigies
It also does not apply to XP rewards given on hand-in for the following activities:
- Daily Challenges
- Jade Vine
- Strange and golden rocks
- Other Distractions & Diversions
- Harvesting animal produce from Player-Owned Farms
It does not apply to XP awarded on hand-in of points or tokens. Examples:
- Slayer point rewards
- Brimhaven Agility Arena tickets
- Dungeoneering tokens
The Invention skill benefits differently to others:
- Item XP is gained at +50%
- Making items on a workbench (charge packs, siphons etc) gives +50% improved XP
- Disassembling random items (logs, potions etc) will give +50% improved XP
- Disassembling/siphoning equipment does not give improved XP
Ironman accounts do not receive an XP boost on Double XP Weekend.
Finally, while stored Bonus XP itself is not boosted, it is still awarded alongside the boost from Double XP Weekend. So a member training a skill with stored Bonus XP on Double XP Weekend will receive +200% base XP.
For the full double XP weekend, check out the official post on the RuneScape website.