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Who you're gonna call?

by sez - Compo Entry

If there's something strange,
In you neighborhood.

Who you gonna call ?

Well, don't mind them. YOU are the ghost this time around.
Haunt the house, avoid the busters.


2nd real LD entry.
Really proud and fun to work on project. Had loads of fun with my LD partners in crime. Now I will drink beer to celebrate and haunt some house.


Use LMB to move and to haunt objects.
When the Haunt-O-Meter is full, you'll earn a point.
Busters will try to stop you and vacuum you out of excistance.
You'll score more points when there are more Busters.
Use RMB to dash. You can use this as a last resort escape.
Busters will be alerted to your ectoplasm trail, when you will score points and when they will see you.


Downloads and Links




mukult says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:37am

hahahah!! The game is amazing and the artwork is awesomeee!!
Nice gameplay too! Simple and effective! :D

iendsl says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:37am

The opening camera drift takes a little too long for a game that killed me so quick :I I love the style and the arcade feel. Great camera movement and filters.

ccglp says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:12am

I really like the art of this one. Drink another beer!

luquio says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:18am

Thanks , the artwork is great I also was thinking on making game like these but I ended up with the flying shapes. Btw the shapes aren't random, it's a pattern :)

Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:25am

It was fun to play. But not much of a purpose to it other than trying to get as many points as possible. Love the art style though. :)

TideS says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:28am

Nice post effects that not hurt my eyes, finally.

Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:55am

Loved it!

sez says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:28am

Thanks a lot for playing all!
@iendsl I might update that and make it skip-able. But need to regain my sanity first :)

akirassasin says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:07pm

Fun game! Now if only the ghost can control the object while haunting it... flying chairs and tables and cats everywhere

sez says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:11pm

@akirassasin that was the original idea. Already had a falling chandelier working, but hat to cut it out because I couldn't make it fun.

glaze_96 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 1:00pm

Got a score of 23!

Really innovative, never seen anything like it!

The graphics are really well done. And the filter is awesome!

TijmenTio says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 1:05pm


SelfTitled says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:19pm

I haunted the cat :D

Saiodin says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:13pm

Very fun game, great graphics, cool sound! I scored 90 points. It felt really exciting to haunt an object while enemies are close.

jeroenwimmers says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:36pm

all these references:O

Apr 20, 2016 @ 11:40am

Nice art style :)

Green Soda says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 1:57am

WOW! NICE ART, MAN! very innovative as well.. interesting idea :) a solid entry...

sez says ...
Apr 29, 2016 @ 9:04pm

Thanks all for taking the time to play the game and comment :D

TheCain says ...
May 7, 2016 @ 1:49am

Very polished. It felt like a full game. Difficult, too. Good job.
Maybe add a skip for the opening credits.

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