Cut-throat multiplayer running game that pits 4 players against each other, locally and/or online. Run, jump, swing around, and use devious weapons and pick-ups to knock opponents off-screen! One of the most competitive games you'll ever play.
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Release Date: Apr 19, 2016

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August 19

SpeedRunners Tournaments at PAXWest



Ok, scrubs. I know there are good SpeedRunners players coming to PAXWest. I'm still a little bit upset about last year's "incident", when a 13 year old girl beat the whole team like it was nothing.

We're going to give away hundreds of hats, lanyards, and exclusive SpeedRunners T-Shirts at the event in a couple of weeks.

We'll be doing hourly tournaments at our booth. Stop, show your skills, prove you're not a scrub.

The booth is BRIGHT AS F*CK orange as usual. You'll find it. We'll be on the 4th floor next to the Indie Megabooth.

Details on our PAXWest booth activities: http://tinybuild.com/tinybuild-pax-west-2016-line-up

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April 19

SpeedRunners is Out Now!



Check out this slick SpeedRunners Launch Trailer that Tom made

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rWwUDenjkzs

SpeedRunners is now officially out of Early Access. After hundreds of updates, several community uprisings (remember the whole Lethal Spikes and SpeedBoosting threads?), we are officially out. That's it. Version 1.0.

Here's what the final version of SpeedRunners has to offer:

Gif Editor & Exporter

A new feature in the Replays system is the ability to crop & export GIFs directly from within SpeedRunners, check it out!

Trails Shop & Editor

Yes, you can now create your own trails for SpeedRunners and have them be available in the Trails Shop. This is a curated shop (think just like Team Fortress 2) where users can submit their content to.

Mac & Linux

I am playing SpeedRunners on a Mac, you guys! This actually works.

Single Player Campaign

The brand new single player campaign takes you on a "Mario Kart Style" adventure, going through the multiplayer maps with specific story bits and challenges. The goal of the single player campaign is to ease players into the competitive online part of the game.

Twitch Betting

You can now setup twitch betting when livestreaming SpeedRunners and it's tied to the tinyBuild rewards program.

But wait, what does going out of Early Access mean?

It means that the core features of the game are finished. We will still update the game, and are fully committed to working with the community. The only difference is that the core development team will switch their focus to consoles.

A huge THANK YOU to the community!

A special, enormous, hug-worthy THANK YOU to everyone who have been with us during Early Access. It's been an insane journey and without you guys we wouldn't be here. The hundred-reply threads on the forums, the in-depth discussions, the King of Speeds, everything about SpeedRunners Early Access revolved around obsessively reading the forum and figuring out the best solutions.

Yes, everyone in Early Access is getting a special BETA trail which is available right now.

This week we are having a launch event at PAX East in Boston with PurpleTurkey showing off his skills. Within the coming weeks we will reveal post-launch plans which include more tournaments and prizes.

Huge hugs
- tinyBuild and DoubleDutch Teams

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Reviews

“Speedrunners is the Competitive Multiplayer Mario That Nintendo Should've Made”
Kotaku

“A Great Example Of Early Access Development Benefitting A Game And Its Players”
Rock Paper Shotgun

“SpeedRunners is a fully realized idea, a great platformer, and a terrific party game that’s fun online as well.”
PCGamer

About This Game

In a city filled with superheroes, getting to crimes becomes a competition on its own. Fortunately there are enough rockets, bombs, grappling hooks, spikes, and other goodies lying around -- to make the competition fun and fast. Welcome to SpeedRunners.

SpeedRunners is a 4 player competitive platformer with grappling hooks, power-ups, and interactive environments. Run, jump, swing around, fire rockets, grapple onto people to knock them off screen.

Key Features

  • 4 Player Competitive Platforming!
  • Keep up with the fastest player in-game, or fall offscreen and get eliminated!
  • Use weapons like missiles, mines and grappling hooks to screw over your friends, and make new enemies!
  • Local and online multiplayer! Can you have 2 players on a couch against 2 other players on the internet? Yes of course!
  • Bots enabled - play on your own with several AI opponents. Or put them into matches with other people!
  • A tutorial teaches you how to play
  • Controller compatible (and recommended!)
  • A dozen expertly designed maps
  • Unique game modifiers
  • A character named Unic!
  • Full blown level editor with over 10k user created levels
  • An exciting single player campaign
  • Create your own custom in-game trails (visible when you hit super-speed)

What to expect in the final game


Head onto the forum and help us decide what will be the final game! Expect more maps, characters, items and game modes.

Follow the development on twitter!

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP and up
    • Processor: 1Ghz and up
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Dedicated video card recommended
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 900 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: MAC Users: SpeedRunners runs great in Parallels Desktop
    Minimum:
    • OS: OSX El Capitain
    • Processor: 1Ghz and up - tested on fanless MacBooks
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Integrated works fine
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 700 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Tested on latest OSX on 1.2Ghz "fanless" MacBooks. Works like a charm.
    Minimum:
    • OS: Latest Debian redistributable or SteamOS
    • Processor: 1Ghz and up
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Your toaster
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 700 MB available space
Customer reviews
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hilmanfrijal
23.3 hrs
Posted: August 25
This game is addictive with intense gameplay and great level design. And many unlockable characters and skin so there is always something new.
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BioBenji
20.0 hrs
Posted: August 25
nice game iz guud
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g_guppy
10.2 hrs
Posted: August 24
Takes tons of practice. You usually get matched with people who are alot better than you. While you may get dicouraged and think you have no chance against them, just watch how they move and try to replicate it.
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Reegzmonster
21.6 hrs
Posted: August 24
lots of fun
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Sputnik
8.5 hrs
Posted: August 24
Best with friends. Story more is a bore, being the exact same thing over again, but with a Skype call and some competitive friends, it's a great time. 8.5/10
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BiSaXa
21.2 hrs
Posted: August 24
Was so fast, my eyes saw out of the monitor.

10/10 will play in hologram monitor again
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Airman
1.7 hrs
Pre-Release Review
Posted: August 24
FUN TO PLAY WITH FREINDS
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高速の風 // SilverStyle
54.7 hrs
Posted: August 23
SpeedRunners - My personal review

I bought this game in the official steam shop after it was mentioned in one of PewDiePie´s slightly older videos. It has been reduced by 75% from the original price so I payed about 4 euros in total, at this point my expectations weren´t that high so I first thought that i´d spend about 20 hours in the game. After a few matches and when i started to figure out the special mechanics that the game has it really started getting interesting and fun to play. Now I spent 46 hours in the game and that after about 6 weeks of buying it and after all this time its stil enjoyable and on top of that it became one of my favourite games i´ve ever played.

It is a jump n´run multiplayer game without any type of story you need to mention, so there is a tutorial but the game is just about the gameplay and not about the graphics or the campaign.
You shouldn´t buy this game if you´re looking for a revolutionary game in every point but if you´re into games like this its definetly worth youre money although i have to say that you should wait until its getting reduced again.
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The Abysswalker
3.1 hrs
Posted: August 23
Product received for free
EPIC GAME 10/10

ps i hate walls
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Nathan ツ
22.4 hrs
Posted: August 22
SpeedRunners is a very fun game, yet is very hairpulling at times. Unfair mode in story is ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥t, Hence the name. Anyways, SpeedRunners is really fun.
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14 of 15 people (93%) found this review helpful
Recommended
142.3 hrs on record
Posted: July 27
This game is amazing. The soundtrack fits perfectly with the intensity of the game, gaining rank points is satisfying, it has great replayability, and the characters are all memorable. The more you learn the mechanics of the game the more fun it is to play.
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6 of 7 people (86%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
6.2 hrs on record
Posted: August 12
I would recommend this only if you have friends to play with.Anyways great game!
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9 of 13 people (69%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
Recommended
108.1 hrs on record
Posted: August 14
Speedrunners:
where the community is so nice that they will wait for you to finish typing even if it's ranked.
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5 of 6 people (83%) found this review helpful
Recommended
39.3 hrs on record
Posted: August 11
SpeedRunners is one of the most fantastic small titles available on steam, as a multiplayer game it's one of the most fantastic around. The gameplay is extremely fun the overall concept is pretty different and it has a good amount of gimmicks to practise and learn to get an upper hand. It's very fun and I haven't had so much fun since that first night playing with a group of friends. Recently announced is a level editor too which will also be a fantastic edition to an already great game. High recommend.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
35.8 hrs on record
Pre-Release Review
Posted: August 16
Loved it
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
3.2 hrs on record
Pre-Release Review
Posted: August 17
GOTTA GO FAST *get's grappled*
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
3.4 hrs on record
Posted: August 20
SpeedRunners is one of the most fantastic small indie titles available on steam, as a multiplayer game it's one of the most fantastic around. The gameplay is extremely fun, the overall concept is pretty diffrent and it has a good amount of gimmicks to practise and learn to get an upper hand.

Metacritic:
84 / 100 Metascore
8.2 / 10 User Score
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
35.5 hrs on record
Posted: August 18
SpeedRunners is an amazing game. It's hella fun, and just all around competetive. matches can take about 5 mins, and it's nonstop fun. Get good at item placement, and grappling, plus boosting at right times for insane speed.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
3.2 hrs on record
Posted: August 18
GET IT. NOW. IF YOU ARE CONSIDERING BUYING THIS GAME GET IT NOW. This game is extremely addicting and fun and will probably ruin your social life, especially if you play it with people you know. Definitely worth every penny and more. And even if you are an alien from space and dont like it, you can still refund it.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
1.9 hrs on record
Posted: August 18
I really love this cool and fantastic game.
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