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Root

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Short Introduction: 
Collect nutrients, water and energy as you guide a new species of plant through the treacherous earth. Mixed-media artwork combines digital techniques with pastels, watercolor and charcoal. Dynamic sound allows the player's gameplay to contribute to the auditory experience. Avoid predators and obstacles, and reach the surface before you're doomed to extinction. Project created in Construct, an open-source game creator. This game received the "Most Beautiful" award at the NYU Game Center Jam site.
Platform/System: 
Windows
Platform note: 
Windows - For now...
Brief Play Description: 

You can control your plant with your keyboard's arrow keys, or an XBox 360 controller (Rumble Support).

----------Objective--------
Collect items in a certain way to gain health to stay alive. Make it to the top to achieve an ending. Percentage of power ups picked up determine one of three different endings.

----------Controls---------
Start Game - To start push any keyboard key, Sbox360 left analog, or any XBox 360 face button.
Restart - Press Space on the keyboard or back on the XBox 360 controller.
Exit Game - Press Esc on the keyboard
Move - Keyboard arrow keys or XBox 360 Left analog Stick

Achievements and Credits
Team Image: 
Contributors: 
latio
Contributors: 
Oriathan
Contributors: 
ChrisAlgoo
Contributors: 
frojoe
Contributors: 
jasonbarnes059
Contributors: 
hellenophile
Contributors: 
Widget
Credits: 
Arthur Ward : Programming, Music Chris Algoo : Programming, Music Joe Pham : Programming, Art Rebecca Mir : Art Christopher "Widget" DiMauro : Programming David Or: Programming Jason Barnes : Design
Downloads
Installation Notes: 

Download and run Root.exe

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Submitted at NYU Game Center (United States)

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