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May 20, 2016

October 16, 2020 (Switch Release)


Windows, Linux, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 


Unreal Engine 4

The classic dark and surreal twin-stick isometric shooter returns with a vengeance!

POSTAL Redux is a high definition remake of The Postal Dude’s infamous first foray into the world. Prepare to experience his psychological journey with faithfully recreated high resolution visuals, remastered music, sounds, and dialog, and revamped and modernized gameplay. Crazed gunmen out for your blood await you around every corner. The only choice is clear: Get them before they get you. Fight back with a devastating arsenal as you make your way through a violence-stricken town.

It’s time to relive the madness of GOING POSTAL!



Video Playlist

Game Features

    • Online Co-op: Go POSTAL with up to four players! Join up with your friends to wreak carnage together.
    • Online Deathmatch: Engage in free-for-all frenzies with up to eight players!
    • Brand new Rampage mode: Take aim for the high score in this frantic mode that awards points for sustained kill streaks, creative methods of destruction, and blistering fast action!
    • Battle through 17 levels in the classic Campaign: Beginning from your humble Home, traverse through The Mine and Trailer Park, witness the mean streets of The Ghetto and the bright lights of The City, all the way to the final standoff at the Air Force Base, including a stop at the all-new Carnival.
    • Includes the original add-ons: Blast through Special Delivery’s EZ Mart, Shanty Town, Earthquake, and the luxurious La Palamino Resort, and then head to Japan in Super POSTAL’s Tokyo and Osaka! Play through everything together in the massive combined 23-level Excess Postage campaign!
    • A wide range of foes: Defend yourself against gun crazy Vigilantes, trigger-happy Police Officers, trained and efficient SWAT and Military squads, the quintessential Marching Band, and angry Ostriches!
    • 10 weapons of destruction: Lay waste with the mighty Shotgun and Spray Cannon, roast attackers with Molotovs and the Flamethrower, fill the streets with fire with the Napalm Launcher, clear out entire groups with Grenades and the Rocket Launcher (Heatseekers included!), lay traps for unsuspecting pursuers with varied types of Mines, and introducing the commanding Revolver!

Development History


Running With Scissors announces plans to create a modern remake of the original POSTAL. Fans are invited to submit ideas and suggestions for what they’d like to see done, with the remake.

Full development of the remake is on-hold, as RWS focuses on their development of a new expansion for POSTAL 2.


After the release of POSTAL 2: Paradise Lost, focus shifts towards POSTAL Redux and full development is underway.


POSTAL Redux is released on Steam, for Windows, on May 20.

Version 2.0 is released on August 24, adding online co-op multiplayer, among other updates.

Version 3.0 is released on September 30, bringing a new batch of levels, and multiplayer character selection, including a character who is Not Important


Version 4.0 is released on January 1, improving the loading times and adding deathmatch multiplayer for up to 8 players.

Press & Awards


Postal Redux Review: No Return Address“, by TechRaptor

[..]it is easy to see that a lot of love went into this remake[..]

Postal Redux Review“, by The Nerd Stash

A faithful recreation of the original[..]

Postal Redux Review“, by GamingShogun

Postal Redux took a classic game and gave it a caring update that makes it even more fun than it was in the old days[..]

Postal Redux Credits

Developed by Running With Scissors

Game Design

Bob Richardson

Jon Merchant

Lead Game Design

Rikki D’Angelo

Lead Programmer

Rick Foltz

Lead Level Design

Bob Richardson

Level Design

Francisco Garcia

Jon Merchant


Michele Bellone

Lead Artist

Andrew Faecke

2D Artist

Tomoko Hosoo

Sound Designer

Kurt Willoughby

Lead QA

Marcin Trybus


Jon Merchant

Business & Marketing

Mike Jaret

Executive Producer

Vince Desi

Contributing Programmer

Frédéric Desbiens

Contributing Animation Artist

Erik Rossik

Music Production

Takumi Sloan

Tom Wiseman

Contributing 3D Artists

Claudio Fabrizzio Trucido Yoncee

Tom Wiseman

Contributing 2D Artists

Tymoteusz Kowalski

Katarzyna Szymczyñska

Voice Acting Engineer

Fernando Rivas @ OG7 Studios

Voice Acting Producer

Mike Jaret

Voice Acting

Rick Hunter

Corey Cruise

Alex Sternheim

Andrew Tishkevich

Anthony Biggers

Ashley Maina

Cesar Guzman

Dalice Shepard

Dirk Nelson

Eric Varela

Marcus Davis

McKinlay Kelly

Mike Jaret

Roxanne Ceballos

Tatyana Auamentora

Quality Assurance

Rikki D’Angelo

Kurt Willoughby

Samuel Oliver

Oliver Albrecht

Liam Montgomery

Brian Beno

John ‘BroDuck’ Pichardo

Fabian ‘darth_fabar’ Wolfram

Brandon Boon

Rihards ‘The Big’ D

Emma ‘Firestarter’ Williamson

‘Gleb ‘ZeKe’ Branitskyi

Emily Brodeur

Special Thanks

Tom Looman – Support on the UE4 forums

Nicolae Berbece – Controller icons


Public Relations

Robert Brown at Stride PR