A downloadable game

>> Ghost Story <<

A Visual Novel about Existential Horror


Some door had opened.
Thoughts that do no go away and cannot be thought away anymore.
Something had changed forever.

We are hunted.


>> A short and eerie Twine novel, inspired by my own existential angst.

>> With sound and images

>> Content may be disturbing to some audiences, so proceed with caution.


Visit me on http://witchglitch.github.io/

StatusReleased
Rating
Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars
(23 total ratings)
AuthorLola
GenreVisual Novel
Made withTwine
TagsAtmospheric, Dark, Experimental, Ghosts, Horror, Narrative, Spooky, Surreal, suspense, Twine
Average sessionA few minutes
LanguagesEnglish
InputsMouse

Install instructions

Unzip the folder, click on the index.html file and open it in your preferred browser. Javascript needs to be enabled.

Download

Download
GhostStory.zip 21 MB

Comments

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This is a cool little deep dive into your existential angst, an angst that can be quite relatable IMO. I believe existential horror is a relatively untapped market, and I think you handle the subject really well. I hope you're not too tired of listening to people read your story because I've gone ahead and read it as well. (:

BTW, I noticed this was published in 2016. I hope you're still working on new stuff and if you aren't, I hope you do! haha

Thanks for making games!

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A true visual novel at its finest. Simply lean back, no need for thinking, just “enjoying” and reading! The game features good audio, a lot of not too annoying animations, and creepy surreal images. One could really feel the tag of ghosts coming to life in this game. Story-wise it’s interesting and has an amazing hook, I am sad there weren’t any other endings to explore than one.

Full review on my website!

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piercingly atmospheric, a shame it ends too soon and without much plot development

Hi guys, please excuse my narrating however I felt it added a little something else to it.

Great little story & really enjoyable.

I absolutely loved listening to your voice reading my story :) Thanks a lot for doing a video of it!

Agree with the other comments, very atmospheric and nice audio, neat stuff!

Nice atmosphere!

Awesome! Very simplistic, but still so atmospheric!

A  very pleasant little slice of nightmare. The music alone is chilling enough to carry itself. 

Nice!!!

Great game !!! Really ejoyed it.

We want more !!! :P

Here is a little video we made playing it.

Keep up the good work!

Thank you so much for playing it and for your lovely comment :)

Hello! I loved your game, it was so atmospheric and wonderfully written! I made a let's play of your game here~

Hi Kathryn, thank you so much for your let's play of my game :)

You're most welcome :)

I love it! The atmosphere was dense and stressful. Well done.

Thank you. That is a very plaisant to play :)

Very good!!!! So eerie i love it 

thank you for your nice comment :)