Investment Runner

Embark on your Wild West journey into learning about investments, the stock market, and trading in Investment Runner.
Grow your brokerage and help your clients grow their wealth as you run from town to town, avoiding the hazards of the American frontier. The game is 100% free-to-play (with no in-app purchases). The game is developed by the Games for Entertainment and Learning (GEL) Lab at Michigan State University and supported by the Michigan State University Federal Credit Union.

Game Development Team:


Brian Winn: Executive Producer


Joey Daprai: Lead Programmer

Lindsey Murrel: Programmer


Jonathan Allen: Lead Designer

Casey Hansley: Designer

Gaby Bendtsen: Sound Design


Marc Embree: Grandpa

Gaby Bendtsen: Music and SFX

Samantha Barringer: Flute


Rein Acevedo: Lead Artist

Ashley Malone: 3D Artist

Peter McAuliffe: 3D Artist

Diego Vazquez: 3D Artist

Rhian Perry: 2D Artist

Release Date: August 2022

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