Party hats are the “key” to RuneScape’s economy, with a new hat released for the first time in 20 years

RuneScape player 120King Say They started cooking swordfish at 6:40 on Monday morning. After four hours and “approximately” 4,000 cooked swordfish, they obtained one of the eight fragments needed to obtain a golden party hat, a piece of equipment that gave the wearer zero attribute benefits. They must acquire the other seven fragments before January 3 to get a hat that does nothing, but it may one day make them rich RuneScape.

The last time party hats were on the market was 20 years ago. These originals will definitely not bring any benefit to the wearer. They are now worth more than 2.1 billion gold, making them the most valuable items in RuneScape.