Welcome to the place where you can play lode runner's remake for free. If you have played lode runner, you will notice that Golden Runner is slightly different, but of course in general it looks and feels like lode runner a lot! Golden Runner don't have any unnecessary controls, abilities or extras because the original game is just great! Now, make sure you have enough free time and have fun.
Where to begin from?
If you haven't played the game lode runner or some of its thousands versions, it would be a wise idea to check out what is your aim in our short how to play tutorial. Otherwise just check the game controls (listed above), enter your name (alias), hit the big orange play button and enjoy! I hope you like the game - I love it! I love the original lode runner too - just a great game!
Lode Runner - a personal story from a stranger
When I was a kid the computers were something rare and extraordinary. They were some kind of magic boxes containing the most interesting thing I'd ever seen - the computer games. Those days lode runner, digger, tetris, etc. were magic words. But of course, my access to these rare magic boxes was very limited. What a pity... But this is a long boring story, so go collect some gold.
Golden Runner - the game in my eyes
When i decided to create a remake of lode runner, I hadn't played the original game for quite some time, so I created the game in a way that was in my memories. The result is one not so bad game, so I think it's not a shame to call it another version of lode runner. I decided to call it Golden Runner and here it is. If you want to learn more check out the FAQ section. See ya. Have fun!
Lode Runner - interesting facts about the original game
The enemy AI in Lode Runner has a strange algorithm and sometimes the guards go away from the player which makes the game interesting. Arcade version with 24 levels of Lode Runner was created in 1984 and in the next years was improved with more levels and 512 colors. English is not my native language therefore some of the texts on this website (related to Lode Runner) could have some mistakes.
Golden Runner - information for the online game update
The AI in Golden Runner has some random elements, but overall the enemies always tries to catch the gold or the player if they 'see' it. More of 50% of the visitors of Golden Runner are returning visitors - I guess this just proves the value of the game - thank you all. The average session duration of the Golden Runner website is more than 20 min, and the "bounce rate" is less than 25%, which is great.