Free Running Game App for Windows 8: Pork Barrel Run

Pork Barrel Run is a free running game app for Windows 8 and 8.1 devices which allows you to play as a kid who has to run and jump over barrels and collect coins, thereby aiming for a high score. Upon launching the game on your device, you will be presented with an interface which will allow you to start the game. Once the game is started, you will be shown the game’s instructions in brief on your screen, which will automatically disappear from the screen in a while. Once they disappear, you will be able to control the player with your arrow button keys on the keyboard.

Pork Barrel Run is available as a free download from the Windows App Store.

Main features of Pork Barrel Run for Windows 8 and 8.1:

When you install and run the Pork Barrel Run game on your device, you will be presented with the following interface.

Pork Barrel Run main screen

Simply click on the Start button in the above screen and you will be presented with the gameplay interface of the game. This interface will first present you with brief instructions on your screen which will inform you about how to play the game, and then these instructions will vanish from the screen paving the way for the gameplay of the game itself.

Pork Barrel Run instructions

The above screen basically shows you the instructions of the game. Although in the above screen, you can see the WASD keys listed for movement, you can actually use the arrow buttons as well for performing the movement on your device. Once the gameplay starts, you will be able to control the player with the controls listed in the start of the gameplay screen, and you can see this clearly in the screenshot below.

Pork Barrel Run gameplay

You can see the player jumping up towards the right side of the above screenshot. In the game, you have to collect as many coins as you can and then finally collect the coin bag at the end of the stage. You can see all the vital stats like score, time, etc. at the top of the screen.

This sums up the main features of the Pork Barrel Run game app for Windows 8 and 8.1. Feel free to check out other apps like DoodleRunner and Asphalt Overdrive for Windows 8 and 8.1.

The verdict:

Pork Barrel Run is a pretty decent game which is designed well for systems running Windows 8 and above, and the game aims at keeping you really entertained for long periods of time without losing interest at all. Overall, the game has a pretty nice feel and touch to it and makes for a great download for you if you are bored at home, or simply need a refreshing break from your school, college or office work. I rate the app a 4 out of 5!

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