A hilarious ghost-hunting simulation. 
Let's be honest - a ghost in your house can be a real pest. For centuries we have accepted hauntings as unexplained phenomena which we can do little to stop. Side affects of living in a haunted home can include sleepless nights, headaches, smog everywhere and in some cases even physical damage in the house.Enough is enough, with your help we intend to put an end to these paranormal pests. Build, manage and develop your own team of talented ghost hunters.With the income from your team's work you can equip them with some amazing gadgets, but manage your budget with care not everything is as useful as it may appear. Hunt your customers ghosts down - property damage should be kept to a minimum. Take on the ghosts, follow the map, take in the lovely sites and stunning landmarks.Be the hero of the day and save the city!

Features:

  • True, challenging turn-based strategy gameplay
  • Loads of ghost hunting with various equipment
  • Team management and strategic investment decisions
  • AI driven competing teams
  • A London city map with famous landmarks
  • Tons of humour in text messages and game action
  • Original game music soundtrack

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GhostControl Inc. - ghostly strategy game - available today on Steam. Brandnew Version 2.0!
Application Systems and bumblebee. announce the launch of GhostControl Inc. 2.0 - our turn based strategy game - for Mac/PC/Linux and available on Steam. Shipping on Steam today, version 2.0 has many improvements and new features our backers and supports requested.

Link to Steam Store Page: Store.steampowered.com
Encouraged by over 10,000 supporters on Steam and feedback from 1,000's of early adopters and the press alike we've decided to improve the product with loads of features.
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What's new?
Out of the nearly 50 great improvements in GhostControl Inc. 2.0 the most important are:

Research

Have your scientists build bigger guns and traps in the funky new lab. No more selling the ol' stuff - pimp it out!

Research

All new inventory-system
All-new, improved, optimized, enhanced, super-fancy inventory window!

Inventory System

Personality
Rename all your ghosthunters - anytime! Build up your dream team of friends, colleagues or your favourite football team (and have 'em run away from a bunch of spooks like scaredy-pants)!

Personality... for those who have...

Spookipedia
This nifty database holds all your information from ghostscans: Strengths and weaknesses of ghosts, a classy description and a full size pixel-perfect depiction make this comprehensive compendium a ghosthunter's must-have.

Spookipedia

Equipment Guide
Say hello to the inventory guide, listing all the available traps, sensors, guns and other equipment. See what's available in store, compare to your current stuff and see what to save up for.

Equipment Guide

Nip and Tuck
Improved visuals everywhere - funky ghostshines, wicked walking hunters inside your HQ, animated citymap and much more!

Nip and Tuck

Training
No more sittin' around - have those couch-potatoes do some weightlifting whilst their colleagues are out doing the job.

Training

Achievement list
GhostControl Inc. already comes with almost 60 freakin' achievements to gain - in version 2.0 you'll not only get a precise listing of those goals, they will be booked straight into your Steam-account.

Achievement list

STEAM!
Long awaited, finally here: An impressive Steamversion of GhostControl Inc. including all the cool stuff: Tradingcards, Achievements, Profilebackdrops, you name it!

And so much more:

Car-access during missions; Additional information in tooltips; Enhanced ghost-behaviour and boss-fights and hundreds of minor optimizations and improvements

And.. we added Spanish in addition to English, German and French as game language (including all bad jokes).

Go, get it now on Steam

Launch discount applies... for a limited time only.

The theme song is now available for download here on Indie DB. A game demo and a manual PDF is available from the same link.


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GhostControl Inc. - Theme song for download

GhostControl Inc. - Theme song for download

Feb 11, 2014 Music 0 comments

Download the GhostControl Inc. theme song in MP3 format and enjoy. In this song we wanted to combine surf rock and ghost hunting in the most absurd way...

GhostControl Inc. for Linux - Demo

GhostControl Inc. for Linux - Demo

Feb 8, 2014 Demo 0 comments

This is a demo version of GhostControl Inc. for Linux. Explore the game in five turn based missions.

GhostControl Inc. for Mac - Demo

GhostControl Inc. for Mac - Demo

Feb 8, 2014 Demo 0 comments

This is a demo version of GhostControl Inc. for Macintosh. Explore the game in five turn based missions.

GhostControl Inc. for Windows - Demo

GhostControl Inc. for Windows - Demo

Feb 8, 2014 Demo 0 comments

This is a demo version of GhostControl Inc. for Windows. Explore the game in five turn based missions.

GhostControl Inc.: Manual

GhostControl Inc.: Manual

Feb 7, 2014 Guides 0 comments

The official ghost hunting guide for GhostControl Inc.

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seinfeldx
seinfeldx Mar 30 2014, 3:30pm says:

The theme song style reminds me of The Beach Boys.

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ASHGAMES
ASHGAMES Jan 26 2014, 7:33am says:

Really weird issue with the keys! Sorry for that.

Go to www.desura.com/collection and press the GhostControl Inc. “Keys” link, then you should be able to “Get” the correct one.

It is a rather odd problem because for now they have assigned two keys to the product and the correct key can only be found through that desura.com/collection link.

Let me know if you can't resolve it. But it seems that this is how it works for now. So it does work it is only hard to find.

Will still try to change that.

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ing0
ing0 Jan 23 2014, 5:32am says:

Still doesn't work. :(

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ASHGAMES
ASHGAMES Jan 26 2014, 7:31am replied:

Can you send me a private message and explain what exactly does not work? Your key?

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malwoong
malwoong Jan 22 2014, 8:59am says:

Update!!!!

But still no way to change the size of the window when running in windowed mode..

:(

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ASHGAMES
ASHGAMES Jan 26 2014, 7:30am replied:

Sorry, we had other things to fix and we are still investigating the cross platform behaviours that we get back from Unity regarding resolutions. We want to avoid the standard bootup "select resolution dialogue" in Unity.

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ASHGAMES
ASHGAMES Jan 16 2014, 5:39am says:

It seems the initial serial key issue we experienced has been fixed by Desura. Anyone who is left with the issue from before please send me a private message. I will take care of it immediately.

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orschd
orschd Jan 21 2014, 1:18pm replied:

So schnell scheints ja nicht zu klappen, oder?
Hätte jetzt doch gerne nen funktionierenden Code. Siehe PN.

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orschd
orschd Jan 22 2014, 9:19am replied:

Danke für die schnelle Hilfe, ASHGAMES!

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Clippa88
Clippa88 Jan 14 2014, 2:40pm says:

This game looks amazing !!! I grew up playing dos games in the 90's, and for some reason this reminds me of those style games. Looks like X-Com meets Ghostbusters, TAKE MY MONEY NOW !!

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