PC / Action / Release: Oct 29, 2000 / ESRB: M

Human Head 'fully intends' to bring back Rune

By Steve Watts, Apr 25, 2012 9:30am PDT

Human Head co-founder Ted Halsted talks about the company's plans for a Rune sequel in the wake of Prey 2's development issues.


Rune sequel being considered

By Steve Watts, Apr 16, 2012 11:30am PDT

The official Rune Facebook page says the studio is "considering a sequel," and is soliciting feedback on preferred platforms.


On The Possibility Of Rune 2

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 08, 2005 7:18am PST

Human Head Studios' Tim Gerritsen has posted this message on the Rune forums, mentioning that Rune sequel might happen. A lot depends on the...


"I loved rune, jumping up the ledges with my huge 2 handed axe and chopping guys apart with ..."

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Rune Source Code

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 30, 2004 8:08am PDT

The Human Head Studios website has been updated with the Rune game source code, "As a big thanks to the many Rune fans out there worldwide". You'll...


"I thought Rune was great but I wish Surreal would release the source code for Drakan: Order of ..."

- Groucho see all 22 comments

On Rune 2

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 18, 2002 5:54am PDT

The official Rune website has been updated, offering a lenghty update about the future of the franchise. Though they are pleased with how Rune and...


"WOOHOO!!! ive been waiting for another game to bore me stupid with endless jumping puzzles ..."

- paganritual see all 22 comments

Work @ Human Head

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 26, 2002 3:26pm PDT

Human Head (Rune guys) sends word that they are looking to hire a level designer experienced with QERadiant and the Quake 3 engine. More info is...


Rune Soundtrack CD Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 09, 2002 12:53pm PDT

The guys at Human Head Studios let us know that the Rune soundtrack is now available on CD. You can only order it online, and it costs $14.99....


"The official music CD for Microsoft Office XP is going to be released soon too!"

- zipr see all 11 comments

Rune Co-Op Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 05, 2002 8:22am PST

HomeLAN Fed has posted an interview with the Rune co-op team. These guys are added co-op play to Human Head's 3rd person game, as if that wasn't...


"I liked this game when it was released, the graphics were great but the pace was slow and the ..."

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Rune Gold Ships

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 18, 2001 11:38am PDT

God Games has announced that Rune Gold is shipping today (screenshots). This edition of Rune combines the original game and the Halls of Valhalla...


"Is this the edition that makes the game fun?? Oh no, wait, that addition that makes Rune fun ..."

- Shambler see all 18 comments

Rune Co-Op Patch

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 30, 2001 1:16pm PDT

A new version of the Rune co-op patch has been released. The 21.1mb update has new maps and extra teleporters in larger maps, and fixes some misc...


"Damn it! Only on Fileplanet. Now I'll have to search for mirrors. Stupid Fileplanet and their ..."

- Dechter see all 7 comments

Low Poly Model Editing

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 26, 2001 11:23am PDT

Low Polygon Real-Time Modeling with 3D Studio Max is an article on, showing how to create low-poly models with 3D Studio Max ;) Thanks...


"is 3D Studio Max ;) some kind of haxored version like Divx ;)"

- blueharvest see all 14 comments

New Rune Maps

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 30, 2001 12:21pm PDT

I see on VE that the Rune site has 2 new maps for download for the game. AR-SlomoArena and AR-Lucid.


"Does anyone play this game? I don't remember too many people liking it, especially it's exansion ..."

- DeBurgo see all 9 comments

Rune Gold Details

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 25, 2001 8:39am PDT

The AVault has learned that the Rune Gold version of the 3rd person game Rune, due August 20, will no longer include new content. Instead it will...


"I beat this game top to bottom twice I liked it so much. No new content huh? That sucks."

- Cygnus X-1 see all 9 comments

Rune Linux Demo

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 21, 2001 10:27am PDT

For all the Linux readers (hey we have a few), Loki has released a 87.7mb demo of the Linux port of Rune. Details on this demo can be found in this...


"The single player was good, but had no replayability. The multiplayer was laggy as hell even on ..."

- ZeBFFd00d see all 25 comments

Rune Coop Mod

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 11, 2001 2:09pm PDT

The Rune website has news that the co-op mod for Rune has been released. This mod allows you to play through the singleplayer game with 4 players....


"One thing about RUNE thats lame is the AI. SOO predictable. I found a system where you stand ..."

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