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Alabama Ghostbusters: A Web Series - Episode 5 http://www.gbfans.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=37412 2014-07-14T14:51:27-04:00 Prince Vigo <iframe width="400" height="255" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/Fxi023OlArM?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe><br /><br />The Alabama Ghostbusters web series is back with a new episode!<br /><br /><span style="font-style: italic">In Episode 5, the Alabama Ghostbusters, Brock, Bo, and The Rookie, decide to investigate the mysterious Winthrop mansion after Brock's spooky encounter with Jennifer.</span> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:51:27 +0000 Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Celebration http://www.gbfans.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=37386 2014-07-10T20:00:58-04:00 AJ Quick <iframe width="400" height="255" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/PP1nTWSMNj0?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe><br /><br />See Ghostbusters in select theaters August 29th! Get the Blu-ray September 16th from Ghostbusters Fans! <br /><br /><!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/ghostbusters-blu-ray/">http://www.gbfans.com/shop/ghostbusters-blu-ray/</a><!-- m --><br /><!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/ghostbusters-2-blu-ray/">http://www.gbfans.com/shop/ghostbusters-2-blu-ray/</a><!-- m --><br /><!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/ghostbusters-and-ghostbusters-2-set-blu-ray/">http://www.gbfans.com/shop/ghostbusters ... t-blu-ray/</a><!-- m --> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 01:00:58 +0000 Ghostbusters 1 & 2 Coming to Blu-ray This Fall http://www.gbfans.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=37083 2014-06-05T12:37:01-04:00 AJ Quick <a href="http://www.gbfans.com/images/news/ghostbusters-blu-ray-set-large.jpg" class="postlink"><img src="http://www.gbfans.com/images/news/ghostbusters-blu-ray-set.jpg" alt="Image" /></a><br /><br />Sony Entertainment just announced its plans to release Ghostbusters 1 &amp; 2 in a new Blu-ray pack! The new Blu-ray will be completely remastered from new transfers and is scheduled to be released on September 16th. This is the first time Ghostbusters II has been released on Blu-ray and will be the first full 1080P release as well. The Ghostbusters II Blu-ray will feature bonus features including never before seen deleted scenes and a Ghostbusters roundtable discussion with Dan Aykroyd and Ivan Reitman. Complete list of special features:<br /><br /><span style="font-weight: bold"><span style="text-decoration: underline">GHOSTBUSTERS™ Blu-ray Special Features:</span></span><br /><br />• NEW! Who You Gonna Call: A Ghostbusters Retrospective - Roundtable Discussion with Director Ivan Reitman and Dan Aykroyd (Part 1)<br />• NEW! Poster Art Gallery – Gallery 1988 artwork<br />• NEW! “Ghostbusters” Music Video – Ray Parker, Jr.<br />• Legacy Content:<br />• Slimer Mode – Picture in Picture and Trivia Track<br />• Commentary w/ Ivan Reitman, Harold Ramis &amp; Joe Medjuck<br />• 10 Deleted Scenes<br />• 1984 Featurette<br />• Cast and Crew Featurette<br />• SFX Team Featurette<br />• Multi-Angles<br />• Ecto-1: Resurrecting the Classic Car<br />• Ghostbusters Garage: Ecto-1 Gallery Storyboard Comparisons<br /><br /><span style="font-weight: bold"><span style="text-decoration: underline">GHOSTBUSTERS™ II Blu-ray Special Features:</span></span><br /><br />• NEW! Time Is But A Window: Ghostbusters II and Beyond - Roundtable Discussion with Director Ivan Reitman and Dan Aykroyd (Part 2)<br />• NEW! Deleted Scenes<br />• NEW! “On Our Own” Music Video – Bobby Brown<br /><br />Ghostbusters Fans will giving away several copies of the new Blu-ray directly from Sony Entertainment, so look forward for details on that!<br /><br />The new transfer of Ghostbusters will also be making it's way back into theaters for 1 week starting on August 29th at over 700 theaters across the US.<br /><br />Today also marks the launch of a brand new <a href="http://www.ghostbusters.com" class="postlink">Ghostbusters.com</a> website.<br /><br />View the <a href="http://www.gbfans.com/images/news/sony-blu-ray-press-release.pdf" class="postlink">Press Release</a>. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 17:37:01 +0000 Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Fan Viewing Party http://www.gbfans.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=37076 2014-06-04T23:09:08-04:00 AJ Quick <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/610169702384925/" class="postlink"><img src="http://www.gbfans.com/images/news/ghostbusters-30th-anniversary-viewing-party.jpg" alt="Image" /></a><br /><br />Join the 30th Anniversary Viewing Party on Saturday June 7th at 12PM PST! Fans from all over the world will be joining together to watch Ghostbusters to commemorate the premiere of Ghostbusters. Join in the <a href="http://www.gbfans.com/chat/" class="postlink">Ghostbusters Fans Chatroom</a>, and post your favorite quotes on Twitter using the hashtag <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=GB30" class="postlink">#GB30</a>.<br /><br />Ghostbusters can be streamed instantly on <a href="http://www.netflix.com/" class="postlink">Netflix</a>.<br /><br />RSVP on Facebook:<br /><br /><!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="https://www.facebook.com/events/610169702384925/">https://www.facebook.com/events/610169702384925/</a><!-- m --> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 04:09:08 +0000 Ghostbusters LEGO Set Available Worldwide TODAY http://www.gbfans.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=37044 2014-06-01T18:36:38-04:00 AJ Quick <a href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/ghostbusters-lego-set/" class="postlink"><img src="http://www.gbfans.com/images/news/ghostbusters-lego-set-21108.jpg" alt="Image" /></a><br /><br /><span style="font-style: italic">Celebrate 30 years of ghost-busting action with the iconic Ghostbusters™ Ecto-1 car! Selected by LEGO® Ideas members (formerly known as CUUSOO), this fun and iconic vehicle from the blockbuster ‘80s movie is fully loaded with all the paranormal detection equipment needed to track down those ghastly ghosts. It also features cool Ghostbusters™ logo decoration, removable roof, tracking computer and seats for 3 minifigures. This unique set also includes a fascinating booklet containing building instructions, selected images and behind-the-scenes details about the classic Ghostbusters™ movie. So if there’s something strange in your neighborhood, strap on your proton pack and get ready to help Peter Venkman, Ray Stantz, Egon Spengler and Winston Zeddemore bust some ghosts! 4 minifigures with proton packs included. </span><br /><br />Price is $49.99 (US), £44.99 (UK), 59.99 (CAD), &amp; $69.99 (AU).<br /><br />The LEGO Store and Target are offering free shipping on orders over $75 and $50. Amazon.com has free shipping on orders over $35, and the set qualifies for Amazon Prime.<br /><br /><span style="font-weight: bold">Official sources:</span><br /><br />LEGO Shop (US): <a href="http://shop.lego.com/en-US/Ghostbusters-Ecto-1-21108" class="postlink">shop.lego.com/en-US/Ghostbusters-Ecto-1-21108</a><br />LEGO Shop (UK): <a href="http://shop.lego.com/en-GB/Ghostbusters-Ecto-1-21108" class="postlink">shop.lego.com/en-GB/Ghostbusters-Ecto-1-21108</a><br />LEGO Shop (AU): <a href="http://shop.lego.com/en-AU/Ghostbusters-Ecto-1-21108" class="postlink">shop.lego.com/en-AU/Ghostbusters-Ecto-1-21108</a><br />LEGO Shop (CA): <a href="http://shop.lego.com/en-CA/Ghostbusters-Ecto-1-21108" class="postlink">shop.lego.com/en-CA/Ghostbusters-Ecto-1-21108</a><br />Amazon.com (US): <a href="http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00JRCB3HQ/" class="postlink">amazon.com/dp/B00JRCB3HQ</a><br />Target.com (US): <a href="http://www.target.com/p/lego-ghostbusters-ecto-1/-/A-15352704" class="postlink">target.com/p/lego-ecto-1/-/A-15352704</a><br /><br />The Ghostbusters Fans Shop also has a limited number available. LEGO has not yet teamed up with resellers, so we are selling these at a $20 premium to cover our expenses. Please buy from the official sources first, buy from us if you are unable to get your hands on one (we ship worldwide):<br /><br /><!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/ghostbusters-lego-set/">http://www.gbfans.com/shop/ghostbusters-lego-set/</a><!-- m --> Sun, 01 Jun 2014 23:36:38 +0000 New Ghostbusters Comic Issue #16 Available Now http://www.gbfans.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=37028 2014-05-29T14:01:23-04:00 AJ Quick <a href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/new-ghostbusters-16/" class="postlink"><img src="http://www.gbfans.com/images/news/new-ghostbusters-comic-issue-16.jpg" alt="Image" /></a><br /><br />The comic storyline &quot;Mass Hysteria&quot; concludes here with the new Ghostbusters comic issue #16, available now!<br /><br /><span style="font-style: italic">Stop us if you've heard this one before; a Sumerian god has invaded the City that Never Sleeps, causing all manner of chaos. People are possessed. Blood rains from the sky. Dogs and cats... you get the picture. This is where you call the Ghostbusters, they break out their neutrona wands and cross the streams, taking care of business and saving the day, right? Maybe not this time!</span><br /><br />Available now at comic stores and the Ghostbusters Fans Shop:<br /><br /><!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/new-ghostbusters-16/">http://www.gbfans.com/shop/new-ghostbusters-16/</a><!-- m --> Thu, 29 May 2014 19:01:23 +0000 Ghostbusters Themed Domo Figures Coming this Fall http://www.gbfans.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=36972 2014-05-21T17:36:27-04:00 AJ Quick <img src="http://www.gbfans.com/images/news/ghostbusters-domo-figures-coming.jpg" alt="Image" /><br /><br />Ghostbusters and Domo will be teaming up this fall! Look for Ghostbusters inspired (Stay Puft and Slimer) Domo figures on shelves at your local comic book stores and of course, the <a href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/" class="postlink">Ghostbusters Fans Shop</a>.<br /><br />Excerpt from the Press Release:<br /><br /><span style="font-style: italic">The Internet and social media meme that has become a mascot for the millennial generation – Domo - is crossing streams with one of the most iconic film franchises of the past 30 years – Ghostbusters – in a new consumer products line that will put a smile on the face of pop-culture fans everywhere. This supernatural entertainment mash-up takes a fresh approach to the Ghostbusters franchise blending both classic and new with cross generational appeal casting Domo in a line of collectibles and plush for a limited time only. The line, made possible through an agreement with Sony Pictures Consumer Products as brokered by Big Tent Entertainment, is slated to hit shelves in fall 2014.<br /><br />The line will concentrate on those eccentric characters from the franchise, namely Slimer and the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, best suited to stand alongside the enigmatic furry brown Domo, and will cast them in instantly recognizable scenes from the film.</span> Wed, 21 May 2014 22:36:27 +0000 Ghostbusters Traveling Art Show Continues in LA http://www.gbfans.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=36948 2014-05-18T11:48:31-04:00 AJ Quick <a href="http://www.ghostbusters30th.com/" class="postlink"><img src="http://www.gbfans.com/images/news/gallery-1988.jpg" alt="Image" /></a><br /><br />Nearly 80 artists have joined together with <a href="http://www.gallery1988.com/" class="postlink">Gallery 1988</a> to put together the <span style="font-weight: bold">official</span> Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary traveling art show. <br /><br />Currently open at Gallery 1988 West in Los Angeles, and will run until June 1st.<br /> <br /><span style="font-weight: bold">Los Angeles: May 17 - June 1st</span><br />Gallery 1988 (West) <br />7308 Melrose Avenue<br />Los Angeles, CA 90046 <br /><br /><span style="font-weight: bold">Chicago: June 20 - 22</span><br />Rotofugi<br />2780 N. Lincoln Ave.<br />Chicago, IL 60614 <br /><br /><span style="font-weight: bold">San Diego: July 24 - 27</span><br />Comic-Con<br />San Diego Convention Center<br /> Booth #1806<br /><br />Find out more at: <a href="http://www.ghostbusters30th.com/" class="postlink">Ghostbusters30th.com</a>. Sun, 18 May 2014 16:48:31 +0000 New 'Burnt' Stay Puft Bank Coming this Fall! http://www.gbfans.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=36871 2014-05-07T16:59:18-04:00 AJ Quick <a href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/banks/" class="postlink"><img src="http://www.gbfans.com/images/news/ghostbusters-burnt-stay-puft-bank.jpg" alt="Image" /></a><br /><br />Just announced by Diamond Select Toys, this new <a href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/banks/" class="postlink">Burnt Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Bank</a>!<br /><br /><span style="font-style: italic">Nobody steps on a church in our town! DST has taken their popular 11-inch bank of the Stay-Puft Marshmallow Man from Ghostbusters, put it on a large stick and held it over a roaring fire to create this scorched, battle-damaged edition! With a coin slot in the back and a removable head that hides an access door, this bank is a mouth-watering addition to any Ghostbusters collection!</span><br /><br />The Burnt Stay Puft Bank is available for pre-order from Ghostbusters Fans now, and will be released in September.<br /><br /><!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/banks/">http://www.gbfans.com/shop/banks/</a><!-- m --><br /><br />This isn't all Diamond Select Toys has lined up for the Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary. We should be seeing new figures from both DST and Funko POP! very soon! Wed, 07 May 2014 21:59:18 +0000 New Ghostbusters Comic Issue #15 Available Now http://www.gbfans.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=36824 2014-05-01T14:09:33-04:00 AJ Quick <a href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/new-ghostbusters-15/" class="postlink"><img src="http://www.gbfans.com/images/news/new-ghostbusters-comic-15.jpg" alt="Image" /></a><br /><br />The comic storyline &quot;Mass Hysteria&quot; continues here with the new Ghostbusters comic issue #15, available now!<br /><br /><span style="font-style: italic">Louis Tully was an average accountant until the day that Vinz Clortho-Keymaster of Gozer the Traveler-possessed him in service of the end the world. Now the news says New York is at the center of Sumerian shenanigans again, and Louis should want nothing more than to steer clear... but something is drawing him back. Is it morbid curiosity or something more sinister? &quot;Mass Hysteria,&quot; the 30th Anniversary celebration, continues here! </span><br />Available now at comic stores and the Ghostbusters Fans Shop:<br /><br /><!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.gbfans.com/shop/new-ghostbusters-15/">http://www.gbfans.com/shop/new-ghostbusters-15/</a><!-- m --> Thu, 01 May 2014 19:09:33 +0000