July 21st, 2017
The first official day of Comic-Con International 2017 in San Diego has wrapped and the number of quality Ghostbusters collectables and announcements featured at the show is outstanding!
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The trailer for Stranger Things 2 contained so many Ghostbusters references, we created a supercut dedicated to them.
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Our friends at ToyHypeUSA interviewed a representative from Diamond Select Toys and confirmed that future Ghostbusters Select Series will include Real Ghostbusters action figures!
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Ghost Corps just revealed a deluxe replica quality Ghostbusters Proton Pack with lights and sounds from Spirit Halloween, which is now available to pre-order for just $69.99!
The friendly folks from Anovos, who recently added the Proton Pack Kit and Jumpsuit Uniform up for pre-order, debuted a set of Ghostbusters Scientist Name Tapes as well as a pack of ESP Test Cards featured in Bill Murray's opening Ghostbusters scene.
Two brand new Ghostbusters comic series from IDW Publishing were also announced during Ghostbusters 101: A Ghostbusters Panel of Biblical Proportions!, which featured Ghostbusters Director and Producer Ivan Reitman and the IDW Publishing Ghostbusters Staff. A five issue comic series devoted to the Ghostbusters: Answer the Call team that debuts in October as well as a sequel to the famed Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles / Ghostbusters comic crossover which will be hitting comic shops in November.
If that wasn't enough, a brand new line of toys from Playmates will be available to commemorate the Ghostbusters / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comic crossover sequel. Be on the lookout for Ninja Ghostbusters at a Target near you in November!
The team at Blitzway, who stunned the community with their lifelike 1/6 scale Ghostbusters collectables last year, unveiled the highly anticipated 1/6 scale Ecto-1 Cadillac Miller Meteor Ambulance replica with working lights and sounds! The vehicle is truly massive and we look forward to learning more details as they become available.
Diamond Select Toys, who is offering a Ghostbusters Vinimates Glowing Slimer vinyl figure alongside Ghostbusters Toasted Stay Puft and Marshmallow Winston Zeddemore action figures exclusive to SDCC 2017 attendees, displayed an impressive Ghostbusters Firehouse diorama. Available in collectable pieces with each figure starting with Ghostbusters Select Series 6, much like the Ghostbusters Select Series 5 rooftop diorama, fans and collectors alike will be able to assemble the Ghostbusters Firehouse as seen in Ghostbusters II!
Hollywood Collectables Group have been hard at work on a few special Ghostbusters props to solve your supernatural cosplay needs. A Ghost Trap and Ecto Google have been spotted at their booth nearby an impressive 1/4 scale Dr. Ray Stantz collectable statue.
Although not yet available for sale, Mattel has recently re-listed the Ghostbusters PKE Meter which should help round out your 2017 Ghostbusters Halloween costume this year. Be sure to sign up for their newsletter for $10 off your first purchase and to be notified of availability before they disappear again!
Cowabunga! Ninja Ghostbusters are here.