|Release date||29 May 2007 (Update)|
|Examine|| Newspaper seller.|
Benny Gutenberg is a newspaper seller within Varrock. He can be found near Baraek's fur stall. He carries a backpack full of newspapers on his back. He sells newspapers for 50 coins each. You have to buy a newspaper off him to complete the easy difficulty Varrock Tasks.
He is a journalist, and has been for 9 years, as he publishes and writes the news himself.
- Benny's surname, Gutenberg, is a reference to Johannes Gutenberg, the inventor of the printing press in Europe during the Renaissance. His full name could be a reference to Beno Gutenberg, a nineteenth century American seismologist, most famous for his work with Charles Richter.
- Benny calls players 'Guv', a reference to Cockney English, which is a slang language spoken in London.