Marcus Estrada writes: "What would you do if you woke up to find that aliens had invaded and taken over the Earth overnight? It wouldn't be a pretty picture, that's for sure. Orphan begins with this exact thing happening to a young boy. He awakens to find the entire human populace seemingly gone with only mechanical aliens left scouring the planet. With little aside from fear to keep him in one place, the player will explore with this young child through the dark 2D environments crawling with danger."