RSBANDBUpdate! 318 – The War on Bots II

posted by on 22nd July 2011, at 10:34pm | No Comments

Free trade and the wilderness came back in February, the bots followed shortly after. We are back to discuss bots once again with our bot expert, UDS Cap. We cover everything from how a bot works to what you can do to help with the problem.

Note: We recorded this episode before Jagex’s bot announcement on July 16.

Direct Download – 64 Kbit MP3
Forum Discussion

Hosts: Shane with special guest UDS Cap.
Duration: 1:57:18

  • What’s a bot?
  • What’s a real world trader?
  • Which of these is the bigger problem currently?
  • If in any way how is what we’re seeing different than 2007?
  • Specific area or everywhere?
  • Which skills are affected?
  • What is Jagex doing?
  • What could Jagex do?
  • What can the average player do?
  • What should a player not do?
  • Does the economy need bots?
  • Listener Questions

Full show notes can be found here.