A downloadable game for Windows

A Hero’s Burden is a story-driven game about the difficult decisions of a hero in his past adventures and his present hallucinations. You, as the hero, have to decide what to do in difficult situations. Who do you want to safe? In the end, every decision makes it worse.


  • Press W, A, S, D to move.

  • Press SPACE to attack.

  • Press SHIFT to block.

  • Decisions can be selected by pressing 1 or 2.

Programming and Design: Tobias Joppen

Story and Voice-over: Nils Schröder

Sound, Music and Voice-over: Patrick Grzedzicki

We added a new build with nothing else than a gamma change option in the [ESC] menu. (On some screens it simply was too dark)


A Heros Burdon 103 MB
A Heros Burdon (With gamma options) 103 MB