Sony Plans ‘Ghostbusters’ 25th Anniversary Celebration
While awaiting some real news about a potential third Ghostbusters movie, Sony is already beating the drums for the franchise’s 25th anniversary in 2009. First, Atari has announced that Ghostbusters: The Video Game will be featuring the voices and likenesses of Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Ernie Hudson, William Atherton, Annie Potts and Brian Doyle-Murray. The story is set two years after the events of the second film and was written by Aykroyd and Ramis. Atari and Terminal Reality anticipate the game to be available on multiple platforms.
Expect a complete array of anniversary toys, t-shirts, comic books, prop replicas and a theme park attraction. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will also release Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II on Blu-ray for the first time.