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Perceptions of the Dead
(Original release: March 2014, March 2015, updated March 2017)

  • Horror, Drama, Mystery, Comedy

Chapters 1 and 2

1- The Phantom Ice Cream Truck:
A short horror story in a pseudo Lovecraftian vein.
A detective is hired to investigate the kidnappings of several children.

2- Perceptions of the Dead:
Tyrone has been hunting ghosts for four years, and he's gotten pretty good at it.

He knows when his intervention is needed and when all a haunt needs is time to pass on.
Life is looking up when he's called to investigate the home of a wealthy family with a possible haunting.
What at first appears to be only a benign spirit quickly turns deadly when he discovers there are a great deal many more things going on in this house than he thought.

A short visual novel combining two visual novels created during two months of March for the NanoReno challenge.
Created using the awesome Ren'Py engine.

Writing by Christopher "Nyo" Michael Hall
Artist/Coding by Sita "Geckos" Duncan
Music by Caelem
Voiced by Justice Washington, Mel Gorsha, Joshua Putnam and Heidi Tabing, Matt "Retroarcademonkey" Euston, Jessica Warner, Joshua Putnam, Cassandra Wladyslava


PerceptionsoftheDead-1.0-win.zip (119 MB)
PerceptionsoftheDead-1.0-mac.zip (118 MB)
PerceptionsoftheDead-1.0-linux.tar.bz2 (121 MB)