For the first game in the series, see
Syphon Filter. For the virus, see
Syphon Filter Virus. For the theme song, see .
Syphon Filter Main Theme
Syphon Filter Franchise (or Syphon Filter Series) is the collection of games and other media that make up the Universe within the games. The series spans six games released across the Playstation, Playstation 2, Playstation 3, Playstation Portable (PSP) and Playstation Vita and has remained a Sony Exclusive since it's inception in 1999.
Syphon Filter was the first release based on the Syphon Filter franchise, in 1999.
The game features for the first time an online mode.
The font used for the game's logo is a slightly modified version of industria font.
Online servers for every Syphon Filter released on PlayStation 2 and PlayStation Portable were shutdown on June 27, 2012.
The series have some signature weapons and these are: the Taser, the USAS-12 and the flamethrower.
Additionally an another signature is the presence of trains in every game. As developers said:"We love trains"
Only one game have a Japanese release and is the original Syphon Filter. That version have also an unique briefing interface never seen on other releases and games.
Always the first Syphon Filter is the only with a training video.
Gabriel Logan · Lawrence Mujari · Lian Xing · Mara Aramov · Teresa Lipan
Alima Haddad · Andre Proust · Elsa Weissinger · Gary Stoneman · Gina Hunter · Imani Gray · Jean Fournier · Maggie Powers · Mikhail Pulikovsky · Mikhas Ivankhov · Oleg Petrenko · Rodion Ushakov · Soren Masson · Vladik Savin · Vladimir Zhidkov · William Crusher · Yegor Leonov · Yuschenko
IPCA European Command: Training Centre · Carthage, Michigan: Quarantine Zone · Carthage, Michigan: Warehouse District · Carthage, Michigan: Carthage Mall · Pescara, Italy: St Cetteo's Square · Mazyr, Belarus: Krivorozhstal Mill · Mazyr, Belarus: Belaya Vezha · Tash, Kumyr, Kyrgysztan: Saydahmat's Village · Sana'a, Yemen: Arms Bazaar · Sana'a, Yemen: Taherir Palace · Minsk, Belarus: International University · Samaschki, Chechnya: Ivankov's Home · North Atlantic: Lorelei Salvage Rig · Tokyo, Japan: Murukawa Tower · Taguang, Myanmar: Irawaddy Basin · Zurich, Switzerland: Niculescu Funds Tower · Budva, Montenegro: Niculescu's Villa Estate · Kiev, Ukraine: Chechen Terrorist Base
Beta Weapons · C11 · China Type 56 · Combat shotgun · FAL · FAMAS · G 33E · GAWS 12 gauge · K-BAR · M1 Super 90 · Riot shotgun · Shot Defender · ShotHammer · Silenced . 44 · Slug Defender · SlugHammer · SPA-12 shotgun · SPA-15 shotgun · Stava M70 B1 · SSG 550 · Sweeper 12 gauge
ALA Assault on Carthage · Assassination of Dimitri · Sabotage of CDP Operations · Transaction on Kyrgysztan · Assault on Yemen · Raid on Jandran's Labs · Investigation of Chechen Genocide · Second Destruction of the SS Lorelei · Assault on Murukawa Industries · Recovery of Imani Grey · Raid on Meta Global Headquarters · Raid on Niculescu's Estate · Showdown with the CDP · Assassination of Mara Aramov and Elsa Weissenger