Activision & Sony Pictures Announce New ‘Ghostbusters’ Video Games

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Sony Pictures collaborated with Activision to make two games based on the upcoming Ghostbusters film. One of them is a mobile title called Ghostbusters: Slime City, but the relevant one for PS Nation is imaginatively titled, Ghostbusters. Check out the good bits from the press release and trailer.

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.

Will you be watching the upcoming Ghostbusters film, in theaters July 15? Does this game interest you, let us know in the forums.

Written by Chazz Harrington

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