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Siphon
 
 
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Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
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Description
Siphon revolves around a distant planet not too much unlike Earth. Rich and diverse locations await discovery. Environments range from dense jungles to the rocky peaks and crevasses of grandiose mountain ranges. Deep, dark cave systems perforate the world as well as murky, foul swamps and desolate wastelands. However, unlike Earth, this place’s beauty is being threatened by a parasitic race that intends to upset the very balance of the entire planet. All hope rests in the capable hands of Trella, a plant creature from a remote and peaceful plant village hidden in the thickest part of the jungle.

Trella fights through a variety of environments to hunt down and vanquish the source of the impending doom on her planet. She will use the very plants themselves to defend against this oppressive enemy. She will journey to the depths of the foul creatures’ lair. She will extinguish all who oppose. And after all the dust has settled and peace has been restored, maybe, just maybe, she will return to her peaceful village hidden in the trees . . . or maybe her journey has just begun.

Game Description
Siphon is a 2D side-scrolling platformer that engages you with beautiful artwork and challenging puzzles. Journey through rich and diverse environments to save your village and become a hero. This is a year long capstone project created by the Cohort 4 seniors in the IFDM Program at the University of New Mexico. This incredibly talented group of students has been working hard to bring you a fun, free, interactive experience packaged in an aesthetically beautiful video game.

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Features:
  • Controller Support
  • Free to Play
  • Secrets/Easter Eggs/Achievements
  • Engaging, Colorful World
  • PC/Mac/Linux Support
  • Unique Playstyle for Solving Puzzles


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25 Comments
Tholfie May 8, 2014 @ 8:52pm 
Hope you guys get picked up by Steam!
.. Jan 17, 2014 @ 12:53pm 
Looks pretty good, i like it alot!
Trey  [author] Jan 9, 2014 @ 1:09pm 
Thanks everyone! @Voice what an interesting observation! I think our artists are simply amazing. :)

I have posted a couple more animation clips, any feedback is greatly appreciated!
Turguin Jan 7, 2014 @ 9:20pm 
looks good
TrashCat™ Jan 7, 2014 @ 3:53pm 
awesome vid
awsmazinggenius Jan 7, 2014 @ 12:03am 
These ideas look great...if this comes out I will totally buy it.
Voice Jan 6, 2014 @ 6:56pm 
Looks really enjoyable. The artwork is fantastic. Reminds me of Van Gogh's color pallette.
+RaptoR+ Jan 6, 2014 @ 8:08am 
Not bad, my boy.
Trey  [author] Jan 5, 2014 @ 6:06pm 
Thank you all! We'll be adding more over the coming weeks.
uLi Jan 5, 2014 @ 5:55pm 
Looks great.