staking DESTROYED in Rants Posted November 23, 2007 Staking is promoting gambling which is 18+. Gambling is earning money and risking it for more or losing it. RS staking is earning money (through hours of work) and risking it for more or losing it. Both ways its gambling and should be taken away from the game. Gambling is bad but carving each other up with swords is just peachy? There's a whole skill devoted to stealing things, an almost unlimited supply of beer, wine and spirits and the use of performance enhancing 'potions' is actively encouraged. And you're worried about people gambling with runescape gp? Get your head out of your rectum mate.