Ape Marina is an Italian indie studio focused on developing freeware adventure games. Donald Dowell and the Ghost of Barker Manor is its latest project.
The game's title character is an 80-year-old retiree who lives in Ireland and has an unbearable wife. Out of boredom, he tries to go back to work but is turned down everywhere he goes.
He's then struck by a peculiar idea. He'll become a ghostbuster!
Donald decides to work for Bob Delano, the most famous paranormal detective in Ireland. However, Delano is temporarily stuck at Barker Manor. Donald goes there to find him and stays on to investigate the strange phenomena taking place.