In a new event that runs from now until March 3, 2022 players will be able to obtain the latest version of the iconic "Partyhat" that was an item that was originally only available at Christmas earlier in 2001. Originally , it was only available in red blue, yellow, green, purple, or white The RuneScape "The Golden Party Hat Hunt" quest will enable players to gain access to one of these sought-after cosmetics with OSRS Gold a metallic sheen.
As the partyhats were originally only available during a brief time period, and are now no longer available the lucky player to own one has the option of selling them for billions of in-game coins. While the hats themselves are purely decorative and offer no bonus stats, they are today the most costly item listed on Grand Exchange, hitting the highest price of 2.1billion gold in the year 2015.
To earn their hands - or heads in - the Golden Party Hat, players will need to accomplish "various goals" and collect eight golden shards as a reward for their efforts. Once all eight have been taken, they will be added to a Golden Party Hat.
However there is a catch. Not only is the game time-bound, but just one golden hat will be designed for each participant. Just like their 2001 counterparts, Jagex says of the golden hats that "after the cut-off date it will be impossible to make them earned again!"
It is unclear if the new item will disrupt the game's economy by reducing prices of existing partyhats or turns into an higher-end item, remains to be seen Cheap RuneScape Gold. Jagex will be marking the occasion all the same, though, transforming the game's Grand Exchange location into "a Golden Party Hat winter wonderland".