A downloadable game

Load Runner is a frenetic competitive multi-player game for up to 4 players where players must battle to be the last man (or woman, horse or papaya) standing!

The Rules are Simple: 

  1. You are always running. 
  2. Collect objects to get heavier and slow down.
  3. Throw objects at people to knock them forward and to get lighter.
  4. Don't die.


Left Stick: move your player
Right Stick: move your reticule / release to fire
A: accept (only in menus and after race)
Start/Back: return to menu (only after race) / start game (character select)


Load Runner was made in just 3 days as part of the 2014 Toronto Game Jam! The following talented people made the game:

John Axon - music composition, SFX creation, voice acting
Marion Esquian - object art, character designs & ui
Stephane Goulet - background art, ui design, voice acting
Julian Spillane - programming, voice acting

Rated 4.0 out of 5 stars
AuthorRoyal Papaya!
Tagscombat, Game Jam, local, Multiplayer, race, tojam

Install instructions

Download and extract the archive to your desired location. Executables for Linux, OSX and Windows will be present in their respective sub-folders.

Note: Load Runner requires controllers to play, and supports Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and OUYA devices, among others.

This game runs full-screen on all platforms.

Please contact julianspillane@gmail.com for support.


Load Runner (TOJam Edition) 50 MB