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  • Ghostbusters on PSP and PSPgo getting a November release

    Ghostbusters: The Video Game has been given a November 3 release for PSP and PSPgo. Atari, the US publisher, says it will contain “features unique to the platform”, including the ability to “switch between four equipment sets to access eight unique proton pack functions and use gadgets like the PKE Meter and Parapgoggles to scan […]

    0
  • ASDA drops PS3 80GB price to £249

    ASDA’s confirmed that it’s dropped the price of the 80GB Playstation 3 in the UK down to £249. The supermarket chain is offering the 80GB along with Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines on Blu-ray and Terminator Salvation: The Game as well as a choice of either Ghostbusters or inFamous. A ASDA rep told GI […]

    20
  • Non-PS Ghostbusters and Champions Online dated in Europe

    Namco Bandai Partners, the new publishing arm of Atari in EU, has slapped on dates for Champions Online and the multi-platform editions of Ghostbusters: The Video Game. Champions Online will be released on October 9 for PC, while Ghostbusters will see a release on Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS and PSP on October 24. […]

    1
  • Ghostbusters budget between $15 and $20 million

    The Star Telegram has revealed that Terminal Reality’s Ghostbusters: The Videogame had a budget of somewhere between 15 and 20 million dollars. “The videogame has already achieved “blockbuster” status with an estimated 1 million units sold,” says the article. “Terminal Reality’s videogame was the product of years of planning and execution, thousands of hours of […]

    3
  • Leadbetter: PS3 Ghostbusters "simply isn't good enough"

    DF’s Richard Leadbetter has called out Terminal Reality on the PS3 version of Ghostbuster’s saying the greatly reduced resolution over the 360 game “simply isn’t good enough”. The game’s PS3 version runs at 960×540, while the 360 SKU hits 1280×720. From Eurogamer’s latest face-off: My response to that is pretty straightforward. First of all, PS3 […]

    35
  • US version of Ghostbusters will not be region locked

    Good news European Xbox 360 owners. The North American version of Ghostbusters will not be region locked. This was confirmed by Atrai to Destructoid earlier today. Game’s out Jun 16, and now you won’t have to wait. Import away pals!

    9
  • Ghostbusters multiplayer video shows loads of colorful rays

    A new video for Ghostbutsers: The Video Game is out, and we have it below the break. Shows the multiplayer bits, and it looks like loads of fun. Game’s out on multiplatforms June 16 over in the US. Europe gets the PS3 and PS2 versions on June 19 and the Xbox 360, Wii and DS […]

    5
  • Ghosbuster devs don't want customers confused over distribution changes

    Terminal Reality doesn’t want consumers to be confused over the constant publishing changes for Ghostbusters: The Video Game. After changing hands three times within a year, VP Joe Kreiner says the team is frustrated and hoping the alterations do not sully customer expectations. “It is not the ideal situation for a developer like Terminal Reality […]

    15
  • Sony press releases Ghostbusters capture

    Sony just confirmed by press release that it’s to publish the PlayStation platform versions of Ghostbusters in PAL territories. The PS3 and PS2 SKUs will hit in June. The PSP outing will follow in the “autumn”. Atari told us this morning that the DS, Wii and 360 versions will follow later in the year. Get […]

    35
  • Ghostbusters - 360, Wii and DS SKUs to release later this year

    An Atari rep has told VG247 that non-PlayStation Ghostbusters SKUs will definitely release later this year. “We’re still waiting on official dates,” we were told this morning. It was confirmed earlier that Sony is to publish the PS3, PS2 and PSP versions of the game, and, according to conversations we’ve just had, has a period […]

    6
  • Sony to issue Ghostbusters press release today

    A SCEE rep’s confirmed to VG247 that the firm is to publish Ghostbusters, as rumoured earlier. A press release is expected around lunchtime today. We’re waiting on comment from Atari. The move likely means that non-PlayStation versions of the Terminal Reality title will struggle to find release, although it was reported earlier that Atari may […]

    14
  • Report: Sony to publish Ghostbusters, uncertainty surrounds 360 version

    GI’s reporting that Sony’s picked up Ghostbusters from Atari. The game is set for a June 19 release, but now only on the PS3 and PS2. A PSP version will come months later. Apparently the 360 version may be released by Atari later on, but there appears to be some uncertainty about what’s going on […]

    11
  • Check out the intro to Ghostbusters: The Video Game

    The intro movie for Ghostbusters: The Video Game showed up on GameTrailers today. If it’s any indication of how fun the game is going to be, we’re getting it day one. Not much longer to go – it’s out June 16.

    9
  • Ghostbusters gets multiplayer dev diary and screens

    Atari has released a few new Ghostbusters screenshots, along with a dev diary from the game’s multiplayer developers. Threewave, the firm handling co-op for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360, was initially skeptical about working on the project because “movie licensed games are not something that Threewave, being a group of mostly hardcore shooter fans, usually […]

    1
  • Dan Aykroyd likes the look of Ghostbusters on Wii

    Dan Aykroyd has told Newsweek that he prefers how the characters look in the Wii version of Ghostbusters as the style resembles The Incredibles. “Honestly, I love the way we look in the Wii platform, because it resembles the animation that was done in The Incredibles,” he said. “Anybody who looks like an Incredible is […]

    1
  • Ghostbusters Blu-ray to include making-of game featurette

    Sony is to include a making-of featurette of Ghostbusters: The Video Game in the Blu-ray edition of the movie, due to land in stores June 16. Not surprising, since the game and the 25th Anniversary Edition of the movie are slated for release on the same day. Should at least give you something extra to […]

    0
  • ESRB lists Ghostbusters for PSP

    Looks as though Ghostbusters is coming to PSP, if a recent ESRB filing is any indication. This means it’ll release for DS, Wii, PS3, PS2, PS3, 360 and PSP come June. Thanks to the hawk-eyed folks over at Kotaku.

    1
  • Ghostbusters' Harold Ramis says game voiceovers "took forever"

    Poor old Ghostbusters scriptwriter Harold Ramis didn’t know how much work was involved in writing and voice-acting a game. “It was a little weird. I had no idea because I’m not a gamer,” he told MTV. “The game scripts are like 250 pages. You need all these alternatives so it took forever. A lot of […]

    0
  • Multiplayer details released for Ghostbusters, crossing streams not mentioned

    Kombo.com has listed full multiplayer details for each version of Ghostbusters: The Video Game. Online play lets you earn money and get new ghost-busting equipment, apparently. There are 12 maps with six different power-ups and game types, and an Instant Action mode. The big list is posted after the jump, just in case you want […]

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Ghostbusters: The Video Game Latest

  • Ghostbusters 360 finally gets a patch after a year-and-a-half

    Fo’ riggidy realz.

  • Ghostbusters on PSP and PSPgo getting a November release

    Ghostbusters: The Video Game has been given a November 3 release for PSP and PSPgo. Atari, the US publisher, says it will contain “features unique to the platform”, including the ability to “switch between four equipment sets to access eight unique proton pack functions and use gadgets like the PKE Meter and Parapgoggles to scan […]

  • ASDA drops PS3 80GB price to £249

    ASDA’s confirmed that it’s dropped the price of the 80GB Playstation 3 in the UK down to £249. The supermarket chain is offering the 80GB along with Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines on Blu-ray and Terminator Salvation: The Game as well as a choice of either Ghostbusters or inFamous. A ASDA rep told GI […]

  • Non-PS Ghostbusters and Champions Online dated in Europe

    Namco Bandai Partners, the new publishing arm of Atari in EU, has slapped on dates for Champions Online and the multi-platform editions of Ghostbusters: The Video Game. Champions Online will be released on October 9 for PC, while Ghostbusters will see a release on Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS and PSP on October 24. […]

  • Ghostbusters budget between $15 and $20 million

    The Star Telegram has revealed that Terminal Reality’s Ghostbusters: The Videogame had a budget of somewhere between 15 and 20 million dollars. “The videogame has already achieved “blockbuster” status with an estimated 1 million units sold,” says the article. “Terminal Reality’s videogame was the product of years of planning and execution, thousands of hours of […]

  • Leadbetter: PS3 Ghostbusters “simply isn’t good enough”

    DF’s Richard Leadbetter has called out Terminal Reality on the PS3 version of Ghostbuster’s saying the greatly reduced resolution over the 360 game “simply isn’t good enough”. The game’s PS3 version runs at 960×540, while the 360 SKU hits 1280×720. From Eurogamer’s latest face-off: My response to that is pretty straightforward. First of all, PS3 […]

  • US version of Ghostbusters will not be region locked

    Good news European Xbox 360 owners. The North American version of Ghostbusters will not be region locked. This was confirmed by Atrai to Destructoid earlier today. Game’s out Jun 16, and now you won’t have to wait. Import away pals!

  • Ghostbusters multiplayer video shows loads of colorful rays

    A new video for Ghostbutsers: The Video Game is out, and we have it below the break. Shows the multiplayer bits, and it looks like loads of fun. Game’s out on multiplatforms June 16 over in the US. Europe gets the PS3 and PS2 versions on June 19 and the Xbox 360, Wii and DS […]

  • Ghosbuster devs don’t want customers confused over distribution changes

    Terminal Reality doesn’t want consumers to be confused over the constant publishing changes for Ghostbusters: The Video Game. After changing hands three times within a year, VP Joe Kreiner says the team is frustrated and hoping the alterations do not sully customer expectations. “It is not the ideal situation for a developer like Terminal Reality […]

  • Sony press releases Ghostbusters capture

    Sony just confirmed by press release that it’s to publish the PlayStation platform versions of Ghostbusters in PAL territories. The PS3 and PS2 SKUs will hit in June. The PSP outing will follow in the “autumn”. Atari told us this morning that the DS, Wii and 360 versions will follow later in the year. Get […]

  • Ghostbusters – 360, Wii and DS SKUs to release later this year

    An Atari rep has told VG247 that non-PlayStation Ghostbusters SKUs will definitely release later this year. “We’re still waiting on official dates,” we were told this morning. It was confirmed earlier that Sony is to publish the PS3, PS2 and PSP versions of the game, and, according to conversations we’ve just had, has a period […]

  • Sony to issue Ghostbusters press release today

    A SCEE rep’s confirmed to VG247 that the firm is to publish Ghostbusters, as rumoured earlier. A press release is expected around lunchtime today. We’re waiting on comment from Atari. The move likely means that non-PlayStation versions of the Terminal Reality title will struggle to find release, although it was reported earlier that Atari may […]

  • Report: Sony to publish Ghostbusters, uncertainty surrounds 360 version

    GI’s reporting that Sony’s picked up Ghostbusters from Atari. The game is set for a June 19 release, but now only on the PS3 and PS2. A PSP version will come months later. Apparently the 360 version may be released by Atari later on, but there appears to be some uncertainty about what’s going on […]

  • Check out the intro to Ghostbusters: The Video Game

    The intro movie for Ghostbusters: The Video Game showed up on GameTrailers today. If it’s any indication of how fun the game is going to be, we’re getting it day one. Not much longer to go – it’s out June 16.

  • Ghostbusters gets multiplayer dev diary and screens

    Atari has released a few new Ghostbusters screenshots, along with a dev diary from the game’s multiplayer developers. Threewave, the firm handling co-op for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360, was initially skeptical about working on the project because “movie licensed games are not something that Threewave, being a group of mostly hardcore shooter fans, usually […]

  • Dan Aykroyd likes the look of Ghostbusters on Wii

    Dan Aykroyd has told Newsweek that he prefers how the characters look in the Wii version of Ghostbusters as the style resembles The Incredibles. “Honestly, I love the way we look in the Wii platform, because it resembles the animation that was done in The Incredibles,” he said. “Anybody who looks like an Incredible is […]

  • Ghostbusters Blu-ray to include making-of game featurette

    Sony is to include a making-of featurette of Ghostbusters: The Video Game in the Blu-ray edition of the movie, due to land in stores June 16. Not surprising, since the game and the 25th Anniversary Edition of the movie are slated for release on the same day. Should at least give you something extra to […]

  • ESRB lists Ghostbusters for PSP

    Looks as though Ghostbusters is coming to PSP, if a recent ESRB filing is any indication. This means it’ll release for DS, Wii, PS3, PS2, PS3, 360 and PSP come June. Thanks to the hawk-eyed folks over at Kotaku.

  • Ghostbusters’ Harold Ramis says game voiceovers “took forever”

    Poor old Ghostbusters scriptwriter Harold Ramis didn’t know how much work was involved in writing and voice-acting a game. “It was a little weird. I had no idea because I’m not a gamer,” he told MTV. “The game scripts are like 250 pages. You need all these alternatives so it took forever. A lot of […]

  • Multiplayer details released for Ghostbusters, crossing streams not mentioned

    Kombo.com has listed full multiplayer details for each version of Ghostbusters: The Video Game. Online play lets you earn money and get new ghost-busting equipment, apparently. There are 12 maps with six different power-ups and game types, and an Instant Action mode. The big list is posted after the jump, just in case you want […]

  • Terminal Reality to license Infernal Engine

    Terminal Reality announced licensing details for its Infernal Engine today. The tech powering the upcoming Ghostbusters: The Video Game, Infernal is being shown at DICE as we speak (using The Stranger from Nocturne). Press release after the break.

  • New York Comic Con – All the previews

    New York Comic Con’s now well under way, and a bunch of big-name hands-ons got posted overnight. You may want to read them. You are, therefore, in luck. Sorry, we’re just writing words for the sake of it. Looks as though plenty of that’s been done already: Wolverine Claws of Olympus hands-on (Joystiq) GTA Chinatown […]

  • Ghostbusters on Wii – 10 minutes of video

    It’s Ghostbusters, but it’s not the same as the “next gen” versions, says Mr Red Fly in this ten-minute video of the Wii SKU on GameReactor. It’s more cartoony than the 360 and PS3 versions, for sure, and was built “from the ground up” for Wii, we’re assured. It’s out at the end of next […]

  • New Ghostbusters trailer isn’t frightening, is good

    Shacknews has posted up a new movie of Terminal Reality’s Ghostbusters, and very smart it looks too. The trailer comes on the back of the announcement of a June 2009 release date for the game yesterday. Have a nose. It’s all about dead things. Which, ironically, is pretty much the same as today’s news.

  • “Ghostbusters will be published,” says Randel

    In wake of the recent news that Ghostbusters: The Videogame has been put out to tender, Terminal Reality boss Mark Randel told videogaming247 today that the game will be published. “Ghostbusters will be published,” said Randel. “That’s all I can say at the moment.” Ghostbusters wasn’t the only Sierra casualty of the Activision Blizzard merger, […]

  • IGN: Ghostbusters: The Video Game “has the pieces in place to become a solid affair”

    IGN has what we’re pretty sure is the the first hands-on of Sierra’s Ghostbusters: The Video Game, and it seems the site was suitably impressed. “Although it’s way too early to sit here and give you the final word on Ghostbusters, I can tell you that it seems like it has the pieces in place […]

  • New Ghostbusters footage posted

    After the link. See associate producer Ryan French walk you through Sierra’s Ghostbusters: The Video Game, revealing how you get cash for upgrades for every ghost you capture but conversely get billed by the city for all the damage you cause. Loads more after the break. Looking good we think. By Mike Bowden