The year is 1991, it is two years since the events of Vigo the Carpathian plagued New York City. Now the Ghostbusters are going strong and looking to franchise out the business. You play as a new recruit in Ghostbusters International, and just as you get started with GBI, an ancient evil descends upon New York City and several familiar faces return.
Did You Know?
The game takes place 2 years after Ghostbusters II
(1989). Ghostbusters II took place 5 years after Ghostbusters
(1984), which means that the game takes place 7 years after the Ghostbusters' battle with Gozer. See more
Whenever Egon introduces a new pack upgrade, the additional hardware just suddenly appears on the pack. It's particularly noticeable with the introduction of the slime blower, with a green tube running along the cable from the pack to the hand unit that wasn't there mere seconds before. (PC/PS3/Xbox 360 version) See more
Dr. Peter Venkman
That little mutant Stromboli snuck up on me! GAH... functified again!
Despite being made in 2009, the intro movie for this game carries the 1980s Columbia Pictures logo on it, just like the original Ghostbusters movie. However, the Columbia logo seen before the main menu loads is the modern one. See more
Written and Performed by Ray Parker Jr. See more
16 June 2009 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Ghostbusters: The Video Game
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