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Ramblings of an avid Old School RuneScape player

Writing RuneLite Plugins - Part 4 - Creating a Simple Overlay Plugin

This post discusses and provides code examples of how to author a simple RuneLite plugin with an overlay. This post is part of a series about writing RuneLite plu...

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Plugin, RuneLite Comments

Extracting and Converting OSRS Models (Easy Method) - The easy method to extract and convert OSRS models

A few days ago I wrote a post about Extracting and Converting OSRS Models. The post went into detail including the background research, overview of a new tool I h...

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Extracting and Converting OSRS Models - Documentation about how to extract and convert OSRS models for 3D modeling or 3D printing

This post discusses and outlines how to extract 3D models from the OSRS cache, then convert the extracted models to a different file format to allow you to open t...

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Using the OSRSBox Item Database Python API - A tutorial covering how to use the Python API to query OSRS items

This post presents a quick introduction to the Python API that I have authored for my OSRSBox Item Database. The database contains every item in Old School RuneSc...

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Python, Tool, Database, Data Comments

Watercooler: PlayerScraper - A RuneLite Plugin to Dump Player Equipment - Development Discussion of an Unusual RuneLite Plugin that Scrapes Player Equipment

This post discusses the development process of a strange RuneLite plugin I authored to scrape players! Say what?! Simply put, the plugin scans a specific player a...

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Data is Beautiful: Analysis of Bank Standing Equipment - An analysis of 20,000 players and their bank standing equipment

This post discusses an analysis of the equipment of 20,000 Old School RuneScape players who were bank standing at the Grand Exchange. If you are interested in the...

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Data Comments

Scraping the Old School RuneScape (OSRS) Wiki - Part 3 - Extracting MediaWiki Wikitext and Infobox Information from the OSRS Wiki

This post discusses how to extract data scraped from the Old School RuneScape Wiki (referred to as the OSRS Wiki in the remainder of this post). This post is the ...

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Scraping, Wiki Comments

Scraping the Old School RuneScape (OSRS) Wiki - Part 2 - Programming with MediaWiki API Queries to extract data from the OSRS Wiki

This post discusses how to automate “scraping” of the Old School RuneScape Wiki website (referred to as the OSRS Wiki in the remainder of this post). In my last p...

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Scraping, Wiki Comments

Scraping the Old School RuneScape (OSRS) Wiki - Part 1 - Understanding the MediaWiki API provided by the OSRS Wiki

This post discusses how to “scrape” the Old School RuneScape Wiki website (referred to as the OSRS Wiki in the remainder of this post). However, the technique dis...

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Scraping, Wiki Comments

OpenRS Tutorial - Compiling and Using the OpenRS Cache Tools - Detailed guide on how to compile and use the tools from the OpenRS Project

This post outlines instructions for building (compiling) the open source OpenRS project that has the functionality to parse the OSRS cache. Bundled with the proje...

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