Selected for the “Most Beautiful” award at the NYU Game Center Jam site, Root was designed for the 2011 Global Game Jam. 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.
You can play it here. – Windows Only