Jed Shepard, author and government producer of 2020 Zoom-based horror film Host has introduced he is partnering with Seen Video games and Restricted Run Video games to launch a brand new “real time live action FMV horror” sport referred to as Ghosts in 2022.
The premise of the sport —which cites 90’s traditional FMV video games like Evening Lure as its inspiration— will see you are taking the function of a TV producer working a channel referred to as FrighTV as you information a staff of ghost hunters on the search of an entity referred to as The Lengthy Girl who’s mentioned to kill those who look upon her face. The twist is that the sport will probably be playable in actual time, with the sport going “live” at 10pm in your native time zone each night time, the place you will be taking part in with different folks additionally watching stay.
When you attempt to entry the sport earlier than that 10pm timeslot nevertheless, you will be greeted with a take a look at card containing a hidden puzzle that may be unlocked to let you play a particular “pre-watershed” model of the sport that lets you save your progress and put together you for the stay sport.
Shepard is not the one particular person coming throughout from the film Host, because the forged can be comprised of a number of actors from that film, together with Haley Bishop, Radina Drandova, Jemma Moore, Caroline Ward and Emma Louise Webb. In case you are lower than velocity, Host is a horror film that takes place fully in Zoom, and was filmed fully in lockdown through the begin of the 2020 world pandemic and was launched on film streaming platforms final July to a lot important acclaim.
That will not be the one film affect on the sport both, because the design of villian The Lengthy Girl is being created by Jim Henson’s Creature Store who’re, after all, well-known for his or her work on motion pictures resembling Labyrinth and The Darkish Crystal in addition to the latter’s Netflix collection.
Improvement is outwardly already underway, although Seen Video games is additionally making an attempt to supply £165,000 of help by way of a Kickstarter which you’ll pledge to over right here. Ghosts is hoping to launch in early 2022 on Xbox Sequence X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Swap and PC.