A speed-based reaction game, that requires the player to modify their signal to match the ever-changing stream of signal nodes along the wire. As time passes, the speed of the stream increases. How long can you keep the transmission alive!? Or will the Transmission be lost. Story Summary. You are controlling a signal being transmitted over a wire. Manifesting the definition of Transmission (the action or process of transmitting something or the state of being transmitted.) Specifically, a program or signal that is broadcast or sent out by a radio, television, or another electronic device. Signal Runner was created within 48 hours during the 2018 Global Game Jam using the theme Transmission.