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A Group of Ghostbusters

The Ghostbusters from left to right Egon, Ray, Peter, and Winston the main charcters of the series

Ghostbusters is a series by Columbia Pictures.


Ghostbusters (June 7th 1984)

Ghostbusters II (June 16th 1989)

Ghostbusters (July 15th 2016)


The Real Ghostbusters (September 13th 1986-September 28th 1991)

Extreme Ghostbusters (September 1st 1997-December 4th 1997)


The Real Ghostbusters (March 1988-December 1992)

Ghostbusters: Legion (February 2004-January 2005)

Video Games

Ghostbusters II (April 1st 1990) for NES

New Ghostbusters II (December 26th 1990) for NES and Game Boy

The Real Ghostbusters (April 23rd 1993) for Game Boy

Ghostbusters: The Video Game (June 16th 2009) for PC, Nintendo DS, Wii, PS3, PSP, PS2, and Xbox 360

Ghostbusters: Sanctum of Slime (March 23rd 2011) for PC, PS3, and Xbox 360

Ghostbusters™ (July 12, 2016) for PC, PS4, Xbox One

Links to other series

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Direction Series Date Description Type

5Arrow R The Movie Monster Game1986 1986The Movie Monster Game features a monster based on the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man.3

4Arrow L Meikyuu Hunter G1987 1987Meikyuu Hunter G was readapted into The Real Ghostbusters keeping many of the same enemies.1

5Arrow R Mario19890908 September 08, 1989The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! live action episode "Slime Busters" is a parody of Ghostbusters.

5Arrow R Cartoon All-Stars To The Rescue19900421 April 21, 1990Slimer appears in Cartoon All-Stars To The Rescue.1

4Arrow L Beetlejuice1991 1991The Ghostbusters attempted to catch Beetlejuice in the Universal Studios Florida show StreetBusters. The show would later be revamped into Extreme Ghostbusters: The Great Fright Way.1

4Arrow L Mickey Mouse199410 October 1994Mickey Mouse IV was readapted into The Real Ghostbusters keeping many of the same enemies, items and setting; also the Italian Mickey Mouse story Topolino & Pippo ghostbusters (cacciatori di fantasmi) is a parody of Ghostbusters.1

5Arrow R Casper19950526 May 26, 1995Ray from Ghosbusters appears in the film Casper.1

5Arrow R Angry Video Game Nerd20070403 April 03, 2007The Angry Video Game Nerd reviews various Ghostbusters games in the twenty-first, twenty-second and twenty-third episodes of the series.2

5Arrow R LittleBigPlanet2009716 July 16, 2009Outfits based on Ghostbusters characters are downloadable in LittleBigPlanet.2

5Arrow R Scribblenauts20090915 September 15, 2009The Proton Pack object in Scribblenauts is a reference to Ghostbusters.3

5Arrow R Sim20100601 June 01, 2010Ghosthunters from The Sims 3: Ambitions are parodies of the Ghostbusters.3



The Infestation201011 November 2010Ghostbusters appear in the Infestation Crossover event.1

5Arrow R Smosh20111028 October 28, 2011Ian and Anthony pretend to be Ghostbusters in THE NEW GHOSTBUSTERS.2



Mars Attacks20130116 January 16, 2013Mars Attacks has a crossover with Ghostbusters.1

5Arrow R Just Dance20131001 October 01, 2013Just Dance 2014 and Just Dance Now feature the main theme from Ghostbusters, with the ghost Slimer from the movie also appearing as a dancer.1



X-Files20140226 February 26, 2014X Files have a crossover with Ghostbusters.1


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Tokyo ESP20140725 July 25, 2014In the episode,Penguin and Girl, Peter Venkman and Egon Spengler make a cameo. The Tokyo ESP versions of the Ghostbusters later make a cameo in the comic Ghostbusters Get Real issue 2.1

5Arrow R The Big Bang Theory20141013 October 13, 2014The Big Bang Theory episode "The Focus Attenuation" features references to Ghostbusters.2

5Arrow R Fruit Ninja20141016 October 16, 2014There were two Ghostbusters events in Fruit Ninja, with many ghosts from Ghostbusters appearing in the 2016 event.1

5Arrow R Shantae20141023 October 23, 2014Shantae and the Pirate's Curse features a dialogue reference to Ghostbusters.3



Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles20141029 October 29, 2014Ghostbusters and TMNT have a crossover together.1

5Arrow R Yo-Kai Watch20150711 July 11, 2015Yo-Kai Watch Busters features several references to Ghostbusters.3

4Arrow L The Ghost Busters20150729 July 29, 2015The Ghost Busters make a cameo in the comic Ghostbusters Get Real issue 2.1

4Arrow L Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling20150729 July 29, 2015Captain Lou Albano, Wendi Richter, and Hulk Hogan as the Ghost Wrestlers make a cameo in the comic Ghostbusters Get Real issue 2.1

5Arrow R Lego Dimensions20150927 September 27, 2015The Ghostbusters Universe appears in the game.1

5Arrow R Nostalgia Critic201682 August 2, 2016The Nostalgia Critic reviews the 2016 film Ghostbusters.2

5Arrow R South Park2016914 September 14, 2016Ghostbusters and Slimey were mentioned in the episode "Member Berries".

5Arrow R Stranger Things20171027 October 27, 2017The kids dressed as "Ghostbusters" for Halloween in Season 2: Chapter 2 of Stranger Things.2

5Arrow R Pop Team Epic20180304 March 04, 2018Popuko and Pipimi appear dressed like Ghostbusters and wielding proton packs in episode 9 of Pop Team Epic.2