About the Tornado project


Started in Early December of 2018, Tornado is a modern web-first BitTorrent client designed with usability in mind. Based on the fantastic Transmission BitTorrent Client Tornado is fast and lightweight.

You can use Tornado on your own machine, or run it on a server for easy access and continual downloading.

Key features include:

With more planned such as:

Tornado is also completely Open Source under the permissive MIT license. You are free to download, redistribute, and use Tornado as you see fit.


As part of the Tornado project we also have created and maintain a number of other libraries. These are all publically available and also MIT licensed.


The Torrents view The Torrents page where you can manage downloads.

The Files view The Files page where you can move and rename files.

Mobile view The Torrents page on mobile