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Lode Runner 2

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Description

Another arcade classic finds a new form in 3D! And this time it's Lode Runner...

Lode Runner 2 is the sequel to the remake of Doug Smith's timeless classic. The game features 5 unique worlds where in each level you will try to collect all the gold without dying. Run, dig, climb, scale, fall, drob bombs and collect stuff!

Like in Jazz Jackrabbit 2, this sequel has also added a companion (Jane) to its main character (Jake Peril). They are identical in their capabilities --no special moves. Choose one of them and get into Lode Runner's new dimension!

Screenshots

Lode Runner 2 Windows What does Jake is supposed to do in this insane Mona world level?
Lode Runner 2 Windows At the Jump Station. Go through your desired world to begin the game
Lode Runner 2 Windows Main Menu
Lode Runner 2 Windows Trying to collect the gold in a wacky level

Alternate Titles

  • "淘金者2" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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User Reviews

The next level of puzzle games Windows Dakota Bob (71)

The Press Says

macHOME Macintosh 1998 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
GameSpot Windows Oct 27, 1998 8.2 out of 10 82
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Jan, 1999 80 out of 100 80
MacNN Macintosh Mar 09, 1999 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Power Unlimited Windows Dec, 1998 7.8 out of 10 78
PC Player (Germany) Windows Nov, 1998 72 out of 100 72
Attack Games Windows Feb, 1999 7 out of 10 70
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Oct 14, 1998 70 out of 100 70
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Feb, 1999 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
PC Action Windows Oct 21, 1998 54 out of 100 54

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Trivia

If some reason you ever looked into the CD of Lode Runner 2, you would probably find out all the movies of the game in Quicktime format (including the final act and a bonus) and some of the levels from the game to edit with your level editor ("There are a few unsupported levels added to the CD at the last minute. These levels came from the members of the team and the lead QA member").

Related Web Sites

  • Lode Runner Archive (A comprehensive fan site dedicated only to Lode Runner and its variations)
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