TRAILER | PC, PS4, Xbox One Friday, April 15, 2016 | 5:13 PM

New Ghostbusters coming this July

New Ghostbusters coming this July

In collaboration with Sony Pictures, Activision has announced a new Ghostbusters game set after the events of the upcoming film. The top-down action title which features coop up to four players locally will hit PC, PS4 and Xbox One on July 12.



ACTIVISION PUBLISHING, INC. AND SONY PICTURES CONSUMER PRODUCTS ANNOUNCE NEW GHOSTBUSTERS VIDEO GAMES COMING THIS SUMMER

Play Co-op With Friends in a New Action Game Coming to Consoles and PC

Build a Ghostbusting Team for Asynchronous Co-op on Select iOS, Android and Kindle Devices


SANTA MONICA, Calif. – April 15, 2016 – Activision Publishing, Inc., in collaboration with Sony Pictures Consumer Products, has announced a pair of new Ghostbusters video games set in and inspired by the comedic action world of the upcoming Ghostbusters film, in theaters July 15. Taking place after the events of the new movie, both Ghostbusters games introduce new casts of rookies keeping watch over the station while the now-famous Ghostbusters tour the country stopping high-profile poltergeists. When paranormal phenomena unleash apparitions across New York City, these new squads of recruits must don their proton packs and wrestle those rogue spirits back to the afterlife!

The console game, Ghostbusters, is a third-person action role-playing game positively charged for thrilling couch co-op with up to four players locally. As rookie Ghostbusters, players can level up their characters’ gear and abilities by tackling objectives, defeating ghastly creatures and discovering hidden collectibles in Manhattan’s most haunted haunts. There are four heroes to choose from, and each has his or her own unique personality and play style, bringing special strengths to support the team.

Ghostbusters is expected to arrive on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and Windows PC via Steam on July 12.

The mobile game, Ghostbusters: Slime City, lets players be a Ghostbuster and save New York City from a new wave of threats. Team up with other players in asynchronous co-op, and collect powerful ghosts to rise to the top of the leaderboards. Players can also craft their own proton packs from any number of combinations of components, as well as upgrade their own headquarters and complete jobs around the city for new weapons and rewards.

Ghostbusters: Slime City is expected to launch in July on select iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices via the App Store, select Android devices via Google Play and select Kindle devices through the Amazon Appstore.

Announce Trailer

All comments

Commented on 2016-04-16 22:35:35
This message is in "Boulet Time" (TM), If you still *really* want to see it, click here

Commented on 2016-04-17 12:07:04
Where is the music, most important thing about ghostbusters...
Commented on 2016-04-17 12:42:31
surprised they didn't go full movie tie in with the cast

Not too reassuring
Commented on 2016-04-17 16:46:16
Can't be worse than the trailer for the new movie.
Commented on 2016-04-21 00:49:19
I'm more excited for this game than I am for the new movie, but I guess that's not really saying much.

About the game


What's up?
  • alimokrane
    alimokrane nothing I can say that will make you feel better right now but all I can tell you is it becomes bearable with time. Hang in there mate. (54 minutes ago)
  • alimokrane
    alimokrane @Moonwalker: I havent posted in a while but I feel like I must. I am really really sorry for your loss man :( I lost my dad to cancer two years ago and I felt exactly like you felt. There is ... (55 minutes ago)
  • HR2
    HR2 @Moonwalker: I'm terribly sorry for you loss, Moonwalker. I can only imagine how devastating it must for you. my condolences. may God rest her soul (1 Day ago)
  • Tinks
    Tinks OWL has been really good so far (2 Days ago)
  • droezelke
    droezelke Trump is not welcome in London. First time in modern history that a president of the US is shunned by their biggest 'ally' (2 Days ago)
  • nostradamus
    nostradamus this post from today seems poignant, give it a read sometime: [url] (3 Days ago)
  • nostradamus
    nostradamus @Moonwalker: sorry to hear about your loss. but remember, our loved ones are in everything they made us and did for us. keep strong spirits and time heals, you'll overcome the grief. (3 Days ago)
PreviousNext
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood GSY is getting some nice content at 3 pm CEST with our July podcast and some videos of the Deus Ex Mankind Divided preview build. :) (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood For once we'll be live at 4:30 pm CEST. Blim should not even be tired! (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood More Quantum Break coverage coming in a few hours, 9:00 a.m CEST. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll have a full review up for Firewatch at 7 pm CET. Videos will only be tomorrow though. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Tonight's livestream will be at 9:15 GMT+1, not GMT+2 as first stated. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood New GSY Live dedicated this time to Just Cause 3 on Tuesday 9:30 GMT+2 (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Join us tomorrow at 10 pm GMT+2 for a new livestream. We'll be playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. (> 3 Months ago)
PreviousNext
Top stories