The Oracle is a non-playable character in RuneScape, who is secluded at the top of Ice Mountain in-game. Generally, the Oracle gives cryptic hints or one-liners in conversation, she will give more specific information if the player is on some sort of quest. The Oracle was a woman in Runescape Classic, a man during Runescape pre-2007, and currently she is a woman once more. Some have read this as indicating the Oracle is transgender.
LGBTQ References in this game:
- Various (n.d.). The Oracle (character page). Runescape Wiki. Retrieved from http://runescape.wikia.com/wiki/Oracle
- Sissorelle Ferox. (2015, August 27). Transgender Characters Revealed in ‘RuneScape’. FemHype. Retrieved from https://femhype.com/2015/08/27/transgender-characters-revealed-in-runescape/
- Alayna Cole. (n.d.). Runescape. QueerlyRepresentMe. Retrieved from http://www.queerlyrepresent.me/database/runescape