GhostControl Inc. for Mac/PC/Linux is fully funded in its Kickstarter campaign. Twelve days left to reach stretch goals. Reactions of backers and press is very reassuring that the game concept is popular.
We've seen a lot of progress in the game in the past two weeks already, like the completion of the London City Map, the introduction of day and night cycles and much more.
Stretch goal include hundreds of voice acted exclamations for the ghost hunters such as "Ectoplasm is dripping from me ears!", "Guys we are being busted!", "Is that all you learned in the past 200 years?"
as well as "I'll show you that Britain's got talent!" or "Ha! Another one bites the dust!" adding even more fun to the game.
Another Stretch goal would add a helicopter as an option to get to the haunting scene quickly.
All new plans are outlined in a Kickstarter update here:
We have posted an interview with Tassilo from developer Bumblebee taken from "The Krautfunding Show" here:
About GhostControl Inc.
Let's be honest - a ghost in your house can be a real pest. For centuries we have accepted hauntings as unexplained phenomena which we can do little to stop. Side affects of living in a haunted home can include sleepless nights, headaches, smog everywhere and in some cases even physical damage in the house.
Enough is enough, with your help we intend to put an end to these paranormal pests. Build, manage and develop your own team of talented ghost hunters.
With the income from your team's work you can equip them with some amazing gadgets, but manage your budget with care not everything is as useful as it may appear. Hunt your customers ghosts down - property damage should be kept to a minimum. Take on the ghosts, follow the map, take in the lovely sites and stunning landmarks.
Be the hero of the day and save the city!
THE GAME IS STILL IN DEVELOPMENT. All specifications may be subject to change.
EXPECTED RELEASE SEPTEMBER 2013
- True, challenging turn-based strategy gameplay
- Loads of ghost hunting with various equipment
- Team management and strategic investment decisions
- AIl driven competing teams
- A London city map with famous landmarks
- Tons of humour in text messages and game action
Recommended Retail Price:
GhostControl Inc. (box):?11.95
GhostControl Inc. (download):?11.95
- PC, Mac or Linux
- No specifications set yet
Manual: English (on paper)