Sylvio is a psychological horror game set in a tranquil, disturbing atmosphere. Help ghost recorder Juliette Waters face an evil curse and a wicked family cult with her microphone and the voices of the dead.
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Mostly Positive (38 reviews) - 78% of the 38 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Jun 5, 2015

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April 21

Sylvio 2 is coming this fall!

The sequel to Sylvio is entering its final stages of completion, and will be released on Steam this fall. It's been in development since 2015, and continues the story of Juliette Waters and the solitude of Saginaw Family Park. Only this time around she'll be recording movies as well.

See the reveal trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1W4xX0Sjh6c

And album with screenshots here: http://imgur.com/a/y0ODd

Thanks for playing and have a great weekend.

/Niklas, Stroboskop

For questions or hellos, I'm found at niklas@stroboskop.com

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December 9, 2016

A major update!

Hello everyone!

I've been away from Steam the last months, as I've been buried with porting Sylvio to PS4 and XBox One. Apologies for not hanging out in the forums as much as I use to. I've been answering e-mails though, and that's really the best way to get in contact.
niklas@stroboskop.com if you want to say hi or bugs@sylviogame.com if you're having troubles.

Sylvio is being released on PS4 and XBox One Friday 13th, January 2017. During the porting I added some features like revisiting areas, nicer hand animations and a bunch of other stuff, and this update adds all of that to the PC and Mac version.

There’s been a lot of work done on optimizing the levels, and things should just run smoother over-all.

I have deleted two achievements, Photo Of The Face and Blood Of The Mist, because they didn’t make sense with the new ’revisit area’-function.

That’s all for now, take care and if you run into any bugs, I’m very grateful if you let me know at bugs@sylviogame.com

Best,
Niklas

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Reviews

“Sylvio succeeds at every single thing it wants to do. Games don’t do this kind of hermetic horror often, and Sylvio makes zero concessions.”
80/100 – KillScreen

“It’s a quiet horror game – an anti-screamer, right down to the calm almost-whispers of the protagonist – and it’s a triumph.”
Rock, Paper, Shotgun

“It's exciting, charmingly indie and above all, just the right amount of scary.”
8/10 – IGN

About This Game

Sylvio is a psychological horror game set in a tranquil, disturbing atmosphere. Ghost recorder Juliette Waters trespasses into an abandoned family park, shut down since a landslide in 1971. The voices of the deceased captured on her reel-to-reel recorder reveals a tale of an evil curse and a wicked family cult, currently living in the park.

  • First-person horror with a multi-layered story
  • 10 - 15 hours gameplay
  • Open world exploration by foot or car
  • Conduct seances, search for voices in the static, and analyze your recordings with a unique audio gameplay mechanic
  • Full controller support
  • Nominated as Best Original Game at the TIGA Awards
  • Voice acting by critically acclaimed actress Maia Hansson Bergqvist

Sylvio was originally released in 2015, and was re-released through an update with a completely remastered version in 2016.

System Requirements

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Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 or higher
    • Processor: Dual core 2.4GHz
    • Memory: 2048 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Video card with 512 MB of VRAM
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Use headphones if possible.
    Minimum:
    • OS: Mac OS X 10.7+
    • Memory: 2048 MB RAM
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Use headphones if possible.

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