Kholat is a game developed by independent studio IMGN.PRO, inspired by true events known as the “Dyatlov Pass Incident”. We follow the path of a group of Russian students, that went for a expedition in the northern Ural Mountains. The team does not reach its goal, the entire crew dies in mysterious circumstances.
The rescue expedition is being sent. They find the tent, which is cut from the inside. Students bodies, incompletely dressed, are found within a radius of several hundred meters. Everything points to some kind of event, that caused sudden panic, which led to the tragic, chaotic escape. In most cases, death occurs as a result of chilling, but some bodies have other strange damage signs.
Player is thrown into the area where the tragedy occurred, with a chance to discover the real course of tragic events. Atmosphere of anxiety and fear is created by fear management system. It is responsible for precise dosing of fear and uncertainty, based on the doings of the player, making each gameplay a unique experience .