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Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered Coming To Nintendo Switch

Fans of the long-running Ghostbusters franchise will be pleased to hear that Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered is coming to the Nintendo Switch system this year. It is published by Mad Dog Games and developed by Saber Interactive. Here’s what to expect alongside the newly released announcement trailer:

Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered delivers a unique story from Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis that captures the supernatural comedic fun and fright fans love from the franchise, which celebrates the 35th anniversary of Ghostbusters this year.

As the new rookie on the Ghostbusters crew, you’ll team up with your favorite characters from the films, reunited by the voices of Aykroyd, Ramis, Bill Murray, and Ernie Hudson as Stantz, Spengler, Venkman and Zeddemore, alongside Annie Potts, Brian Doyle-Murray, William Atherton, and Max von Sydow. Manhattan is overrun once more by ghosts, demons, and other paranormal creatures unleashed by a mysterious force, and only the Ghostbusters can drive this evil back to whatever dimension it crawled from and save the Big Apple.

Hunt, fight and trap a variety of new and familiar ghouls and phantasms, all remastered in HD resolution. Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered equips you with cool gadgets and upgradeable weapons to play with in huge boss fights and destructible environments. Scan and analyze targets with the P.K.E. Meter and Paragoggles, then strap on your Proton Pack to wear ghosts down with the blast stream before wrangling them with the capture stream.



  1. Can’t wait for this remaster. This game was a lot of fun on the PS3, and from the trailer there looks to have been a massive improvement with the graphics.

    I hope they have added co-op multiplayer to the campaign. It would be nice to be able to play with somebody else in the same room – Why can’t there be two rookies?

  2. I hope this remastered version has a “Dedicated to Harold Ramis 1968–2014” message in the end credits.
    He’d be a proud ghost if it did.

  3. Which version is getting the remaster, though? The crappy Wii one or the vastly better PS3/XB360 version? I’m pretty sure the Wii got a lesser version of the game… like they did with Spider-Man 3.

    1. it has already pissed off the right kind of people, so I’m sure it will be fine.

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