If you want to try the expansion yourself, Old School RuneScape is free to play on both PC and mobile RuneScape Gold. But, this expansion is only available to those with a paid membership.
Even the menus were different however, it was revealed that Jagex's kind people Jagex created a variety of support for older players which included a traditional menu mode. Another nod to older gamer, I delighted to discover that when I visited Lumbridge and spoke with Hans the legendary NPC since the beginning, Hans could give me an oblong, five-, 10--, and 15 year veteran's cape. The cape with 15 years on it is a sight to behold, it's got flames burning in the bottom.
When I was overwhelmed, I made the decision to make a permanent objective of mine: master the art of firemaking. Mastering the art of firemaking takes hours and hours of repetitive motions to achieve level 99 (now more than 120 points in handful of skills) This will earn you a cape worthy of being a master. This cape has been trim. It's bright.
It represents whatever talent and includes a hood to match. My brother as well as a close friend who claimed to be a powerful mage--also joined the MMO amusement Old School RuneScape Gold, and after revisiting this RuneScape the world (and continually reminding me and my team in chat on Discord conversations that I'm the strongest among us) I was ready to go to work.