Wayward Manor Promotional Art

Credit: Producer

Platform: PC & Mac

About the Game

New York Times Best Selling Author Neil Gaiman’s Gaming Debut

Wayward Manor invites you to jump into the afterlife of a disgruntled ghost, trying to reclaim his house from its newfound owners. Set in the 1920s, this puzzle/adventure game transports players to an era of dark screwball comedy where they must unlock the secrets of a twisted mansion. Players will discover the quirks of Wayward Manor’s unwelcome guests and choose how to prey on their darkest fears.

The Budds, a dysfunctional family of misfits and eccentrics, have brought their own abysmal possessions into your humble abode and stifled your power. Each level is a playground for scares where players earn fear to take back control of the room. If you want free reign over your mansion once again, you must drive the Budds mad with fear using only your imagination and their hideous belongings.



  • Discover 9 quirky inhabitants each with their own desires, fears, and anxieties.
  • Possess ghastly furnishings to manipulate the Budds into dire consequences.
  • Level up as you absorb fear to take control of each room.
  • Pleasantly dark tone reminiscent of old Hollywood whodunit mysteries.
  • Five floors, each filled with new items to posses and new ways to terrify.
  • Find secret scares and multiple solutions to every puzzle.
  • Musically themed characters each represented by their own instrument.
  • A story crafted and narrated by Neil Gaiman.
  • Featuring art from the Eisner award winning artist Chuck BB.