Everyone’s favourite busters revival have finally got a confirmed release date, June 16. The release date was slipped in by Sony on the press release for their upcoming Blu-ray release of the original Ghostbusters, hopefully they didn’t upset Atari by releasing this without an okay.
CULVER CITY, CALIF. (January 8, 2009) –America’s favorite paranormal psychologists are back to save the world, this time with unsurpassed picture and audio quality and advanced new bonus features in the Ghostbusters Blu-ray Disc, releasing worldwide the week of June 16, 2009. The simultaneous launch of Ghostbusters: The Video Game, the highly anticipated videogame from Atari, celebrates the film’s 25th anniversary, with an all-new adventure from by the film’s original writers. Ivan Reitman’s sci-fi blockbuster comedy stars Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis, Annie Potts, and Rick Moranis. The high-def set oozes with special features and interactivity including collectible 32 page scrapbook, Slimer Mode, a picture-in-picture graphical viewing experience, a featurette on the refurbishing of Ecto-1, and more.
About time to start pumping out the Ghostbusters theme again.
Ghostbusters: The Video Game is being developed by Atari, and will have a simultaneous release on Microsoft Windows, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Wii and the Xbox 360.