Ghostory is a 2D puzzle adventure game available now with Linux support. Also the game releases for Mac and Windows via Steam. Characterised by its pixel art graphics and a humorous story.
So players take role of the games cursed traveller. One who is able to transform into a ghost. All while trying to find a cure. Then you got stuck in a cave. How will you find your way out?
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- Puzzles: Loads of unique levels and complex puzzles
- Story: An engaging and deep, yet a little bit crazy and pun-heavy storyline
- Atmosphere: Well-suited music for each level, multiple detailed environments
- Gameplay: Smooth and responsive mechanics
Ghostory consists of many short levels. While in each level, the player’s goal is to bring a backpack from one side of the map to another. To do so, he has to toggle levers, move platforms and gather keys. Also interacting with the games other elements.
The main feature of Ghostory is that you are affected by a curse. The players can transform to a ghost and back. However, he is slowly dying and needs a cure. After a quick turn of events, he gets stuck in that cave. Trying to get out with his backpack.
The main niche of the game is, however, swapping between two forms. In human form, the player can interact with objects. And carry the backpack. In ghost form, the player can fly through walls and spaces. Relocating wherever he wants to be, but he has to leave the backpack where it is. The player therefore has to swap between the two forms. All while completing puzzles and getting the backpack to the exit.
- OS: Ubuntu 12.04 or equivalent
- Memory: 1 GB RAM
- Storage: 300 MB available space