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Sony Pictures Consumer Products Expands ‘Ghostbusters’ Program

Multiple news products are in store for the cult-classic movie.

License Global

October 20, 2022

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“Ghostbusters” costumes from Disguise.
“Ghostbusters” costumes from Disguise.Disguise

A new expansive lineup of consumer products and content from licensees including IllFonic, Hasbro, Disguise, Insight Editions and more has been revealed for “Ghostbusters.” 

The “Ghostbuster” fandom can expect to find cross-platform offerings spanning categories including interactive gaming, apparel, accessories toys, collectibles and costumes. 

On Oct. 18, developer IllFonic released the “Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed” video game. In the supernaturally charged 4 v 1 asymmetrical multiplayer game, proton-pack-wielding Ghostbusters attempt to catch a Ghost who is seeking to haunt multiple unique locations.  

From Hasbro, fans can get their hands on the “Ghostbusters” HasLab project, the Plasma Series Spengler’s Proton Pack, estimated to ship by Spring 2023. In collaboration with Mego corporation, the “Ghostbusters” X Mego 4-Pack Collection of action figures will feature characters, head-sculpts and movie-inspired accessories. It is available for purchase now on HasbroPulse.com.  

Disguise, the costume division of JAKKS Pacific, will expand upon their collection of Halloween costumes and accessories. Following the launch of their AR shopping experience with Snap Inc., fans of the franchise can now try-on, share with friends and buy costumes of characters using Snapchat.    

Related:Snapchat and Disguise Launch Halloween AR Shopping Experience

New from Insight Editions, foodies and paranormal investigative fans alike can dig in to more than 50 recipes inspired by the franchise in the forthcoming “Ghostbusters: The Official Cookbook.” Available on Oct. 25, the cookbook will celebrate the bold personalities of Egon, Venkman, Zeddemore and Stantz, along with new characters from “Ghostbusters: Afterlife,” Podcast, Phoebe, Trevor and Lucky.  It is available for pre-order now. 

Numerous licensees offering apparel, accessories, home décor, stationery and collectibles including Black Storm (Mexico); Cotton Division (France); Cooneen By Design Limited (U.K.); Fashion U.K. (U.K. and Europe); Grupo Erik (Spain and Portugal); Itemlab GmbH (U.K. and Europe); and Medicom (Japan). 

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