A fully dynamic haunting-experience. Experience the horrors of a haunting that's never the same twice.


Features:

  • Free Content Updates FOREVER: Paranormal will receive free content updates that add new locations, stories, scenarios, scares, gameplay mechanics, and more! You will NEVER have to pay for DLC in Paranormal. The game's content is planned to double or even triple with each major content update.
  • Collectibles: In your bedroom, there's a shelf where all the collectibles you find are displayed.
  • Sleep System: Sleeping in your bed recharges your camera's batteries and also has a chance of triggering other events.
  • Flashlight (camera light): Creates a bright, short ranged light that casts dynamic shadows. 
  • Newer sound effects: I've totally redone the sound in the game, optimizing it for surround sound or headphones.
  • Controller support: The game will launch with full XBOX 360 Controller support, as well as native Mouse + Keyboard. 
  • Dynamic Haunting: I've revamped the dynamic haunting features from the tech demo I released, adding multiple outcomes, dynamic triggers, countless variables, and an action-reaction system. This will make your experience with the game much more unique and memorable, without missing out on anything important. 
  • First-Person Camera: Much like in the movies 'Paranormal Activity' or 'The Blair Witch Project', the viewpoint will be that of a camera being held by a person (the player). Effects like camera shake, pixelation, video distortion, audio distortion, and motion blur will all be present thanks to the camera screen-space shader I built for everything.


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Paranormal is a fully dynamic haunting-simulator game. Experience the horrors of a haunting that's never the same twice.

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Paranormal - BETA 7 (Mac)

Paranormal - BETA 7 (Mac)

Oct 22, 2012 Full Version 56 comments

This is an old version of Paranormal. I'm releasing it for free because it contains newer code that can better be used to test if the full game will work...

Paranormal - BETA 7

Paranormal - BETA 7

Oct 16, 2012 Full Version 125 comments

This is an old version of Paranormal. I'm releasing it for free because it contains newer code that can better be used to test if the full game will work...

Paranormal - BETA 5

Paranormal - BETA 5

Sep 12, 2012 Full Version 53 comments

This is an old version of Paranormal. I'm releasing it for free because it contains newer code that can better be used to test if the full game will work...

Paranormal - BETA 4.0

Paranormal - BETA 4.0

May 18, 2012 Full Version 243 comments

NOTE: BETA 5 for the PC is now free to EVERYONE! These betas are more like demos of the full game (which is available on Desura). Enjoy! --- This is the...

Paranormal - BETA 3.0

Paranormal - BETA 3.0

May 15, 2012 Full Version 25 comments

This is the third beta release for Paranormal. Paranormal is a game where you play the role of a person with a camera inside a haunted house. As you play...

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MisterDaniel
MisterDaniel Aug 24 2012, 5:23pm says:

MattCohen Hello!
I'm super fan of Paranormal and I'm sure that will be the game of the year!
but I'm really into buying it by buying Desura'll all updates in the future? and when you leave ALPHAFUNDING'll still have updates? sorry for the mistakes of English I am Brazilian, I'm using google translator!
Hugs!

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kexet
kexet Aug 24 2012, 5:05pm says:

If I donate 30box how do i then get everything new when it's released?

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MattCohen
MattCohen Aug 24 2012, 5:18pm replied:

I add you to a Google Drive folder that contains all the beta files. New beta files are added to the online folder.

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kexet
kexet Aug 24 2012, 5:34pm replied:

So basically it's a site where u will download it from or what do u mean? I'm gonna buy it just gotta get some money into my paypal :)

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DarkLordSN
DarkLordSN Aug 22 2012, 5:16pm says:

I bought the beta, but it tells me that is only playable on mac! D:

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MattCohen
MattCohen Aug 22 2012, 6:16pm replied:

Did you buy the PC version or the Mac version?

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darthsentinel
darthsentinel Aug 23 2012, 11:11pm replied:

I've bought the game also, and it's only giving me the Mac Release as a download. Might I add that as far as I could tell, it doesn't give you a choice which version you purchase.

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MattCohen
MattCohen Aug 24 2012, 2:48pm replied:

Did you use the browser version of Desura or the actual application? Sadly, this is something they have control over. I have no control over this, but I'll definitely do my best to get this worked out.

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MattCohen
MattCohen Aug 24 2012, 2:54pm replied:

I sent both of you keys for the Windows version. Redeem them using the Desura application. I hope that solved the problem!

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MattCohen
MattCohen Aug 24 2012, 3:02pm replied:

Also, it appears that when you purchase the beta on Desura, it gives you access to both the Mac AND PC versions. Try downloading and installing the game using the Desura application.

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Highest Rated (8 agree) 10/10

GREAT!

Aug 30 2012, 10:34pm by Belchior

Lowest Rated (10 agree) 5/10

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You have some really good jump scares but the littles ones after that dont make much of an impact to scare me. im not feeling overwelmned.
i hope that you work more around these issues as you will be looking at a winner mate. keep up the good work. im looking forward to more updates

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