A downloadable game for Windows

You ain't 'fraid of no ghost!

Challenge yourself in this arcade game! 

Don't let the two characters fool you. It's a single player game!

Take control of ghost hunters linked to each other with a beam capable of destroying ghosts. 
Don't separate them too much or the link will break!
Run across the room to kill as many spirits as you can.

Compare your score with other players in the online leaderboard!

Controls
The game can be played with the keyboard or a gamepad.

Gamepad : use the left and right stick to control each character. Press LB to trigger the current power up you may have collected.

Keyboard : use wasd/zqsd and the arrow keys to control each character. Press space to trigger the current power up you may have collected.

Powerups

There are two powerups you can collect after destroying orange ghosts:

1. Time Freeze: freezes enemies for ~5 seconds to help you clear the area without danger. Display turns to black and white.

2. Attraction Trap: A trap is dropped in the middle of your beam. It attracts all enemies near by and destroy them on contact. Beware: this one is a double edge sword, it may give you a lot of points but don't get in the way of enemies being attracted to the trap!

Tip
Try to keep the small guy on the left and the tall guy on the right

Credits 
- Grégory Dassibat
- Julien Foucher
- Jonathan Gillard
- Louis Le Brun
- Pierre Le Brun
- Olivier Lhermite



StatusReleased
PlatformsWindows
Rating
Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars
(12 total ratings)
Authorsolhermite, Sephius, Iwa, MonsieurJon, Greyo, Valgrim
GenreShooter
Tags2D, Arcade, Ghosts, Game Maker's Toolkit Jam, joined, Singleplayer, together

Install instructions

unzip the package and run Ghostel.exe

Download

Download
GMTK_2021-Ghostel_v1.1.zip 48 MB

Comments

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I love the effects you used, man. Is post processing used?

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Very fun game with a friend together! :D

Thank you MXent!

Very fun gameplay and really cool visuals. I really enjoyed playing it :3

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Thanks! I hope you did reach a good score! :)

THIS IS COOL! (before I dogged download-only games because I did not know how to...well. But when I realized it was like only THREE STEPS...man I felt dumb)

No worries coolpack64, we're happy you liked the game!

this its sooo fun imagine a online mode *-*

lol imagine that

Yeah, I mean like finding someone and playing with them online that's..l.like so cool!

we'll think about it ;)

that would be so cool! and if other players can watch you play. MAN that would be cool

Wow, this game looks COOL! Can i send this game to my friend who don't speak english to play this game?

Hi Ryan, thanks!!  sure feel free to share the itch.io link https://olhermite.itch.io/ghostel  :)

YES! because

1. this has like 5% text 

2. well...a different comment

I was really excited to play it, but I got an error while starting it on windows. 

It said, "Fatal Error

Failed to Load Mono"

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online mode would be fantastic!

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Congrats on making top 20 in the GMTK Jam! I wanted to reach out to ask if anyone on the dev team would be interested in participating in an interview about your experience during the jam? Interviews are conducted over Discord and presented live on Twitch.

really fun, it melts my brain, but it's very fun and well made

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Thanks Waterleaf!