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Ghost Theory - A serious take on paranormal research

A project in Prague, Czech Republic by Dreadlocks

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Investigate real haunted places in a first-person adventure horror game.
Backers: 2243
Average Pledge Per Backer: £25

Funded: £56,932 of £50,000
Dates: Apr 13th -> May 13th (30 days)
Project By: Dreadlocks
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Latest News

Ghost Theory is going down as Crytek alters its Indie Dev Fund program, but developers are also to be blamed

January 3rd - via:
Ghost Theory is another kickstarted project that will most likely never see the light of day, even though it did meet its initial Kickstarter goal. The game was meant to be a first-person adventure horror game in which players would investigate real haunted places. However, Dreadlocks made a terrible decision to switch engines and that is basically the main reason why the game may be cancelled. (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Hit!

May 12th - via:
Hurray! The first stretch goal was reached! We have beaten the first £55.000 Stretch Goal! This means everyone will get to enjoy the documentary about the development process of Ghost Theory. We are cooperating with Ales Brunclik, a game... (Read More)

Update #9 – Ghost Theory is funded!

May 11th - via:
Dear Patrons and Hunters, A shared dream came true last night. And, yes, we feel sticky with sentimentality right now. You all came together to pledge a total of £50,000, and have done what we need to make this game a successfully-funded reality!... (Read More)

UPDATE #8 – The rally is on! Raise your pledge NOW!

May 10th - via:
The rally is on! Raise your pledges, hunters! We’re midway through the ticking rally clock and Wow, what a start! You've raised over £5,000 in just 12 hours. This leaves us very close to our goal of £50,000 and, with 3 more days still to go,... (Read More)

UPDATE #7 - Knocking on Rally's door

May 9th - via:
Our fellow hunters,  We're back with another Ghost Theory update. The campaign is hurtling towards the finish line and, needless to say, we have our hearts in our mouths. Talk about a white-knuckle ride! Phew!  But we have high hopes for the last... (Read More)

UPDATE 6 - Help us to get exposure

May 7th - via:
Hunters, We need to give this campaign a new momentum and fast, if we hope to be funded by Friday the 13th. You know what happens every time Ghost Theory gets a big exposure. Let's do just that. Thanks to your suggestions and ideas we now have a... (Read More)

UPDATE #5 – All hail our new backers!

May 6th - via:
Dearest Hunters, As you may have noticed, our situation just got a good deal better. Following a brilliant suggestion from Nathan Erickson (thank you once again!), we created an gallery for Ghost Theory and it promptly became viral. The... (Read More)

Ghost Theory on the Edge of Extermination

May 4th - via:
With just under ten days left, Ghost Theory is just barely over halfway funded and if it doesn't this could spell the end of development. (Read More)

UPDATE #4 – to be or not to be

May 3rd - via:
More than 1000 backers now stand behind Ghost Theory! They’re not just supporting it financially, they are using their own precious time to help us spread the word and find new backers. This is hugely motivating for us and is what keeps us pushing... (Read More)

UPDATE #3 – surprise, surprise and another surprise

April 26th - via:
Our fellow ghost hunters,Welcome to this our third update. We're back to keep you abreast of some of the hot goings on behind the scenes in our campaign and game. First up – a huge thanks to all of you who have backed Ghost Theory and helped us... (Read More)

Ghost Theory Looks To Be Horror Done Right

April 25th - via:
Ghost Theory, developed by Dreadlocks, has already raised close to half of the 50,000 pounds it's asking for. Oh, and it's super scary. (Read More)

UPDATE #2 – 10 days gone, 20 more to go

April 22nd - via:
Exclusive rewards to help us rally our ralliers!We’re with you, Ghost Hunters. Let’s make this rally a big one! Coming up: four exclusive rewards for all participants! Revealed one-at-a-time in every update until the 10th! Starting today. The... (Read More)

Developer discusses Haunted Locations, Jumpscares, Gadgets & VR for Ghost Theory

April 22nd - via:
Despite the cancellation of Ghost Theory’s original campaign it remained a strong appeal for players through both Kickstarter and Steam Greenlight (Read More)

UPDATE #1 – a rocket start, a rally, an interactive map of haunted sites and more

April 18th - via:
Hey fellow ghost hunters! First off, thanks to all of you who backed us already! A Rocket StartWhat a great beginning to the campaign! Most of our original backers came straight back to support us and load of newcomers jumped on board too. The... (Read More)

Dreadlocks Puts It All On the Line With Ghost Theory Kickstarter

April 15th - via:
Ghost Theory is back on Kickstarter after getting it's first gameplay trailer. But will it, and it's lower funding goal, be enough? (Read More)

'Ghost Theory' is Back On Kickstarter!

April 13th - via:
'Ghost Theory' is Back On Kickstarter! (Read More)

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