Electronic Theatre E3 2008 Preview: Ghostbusters: The Video Game

General expectations of Sierra Entertainment's Ghostbusters: The Video Game fall into one of two camps; high-hopes or disregard. While many are anticipating the title with a great deal of hope that something worthwhile will come from the highly-regarded franchise, other have already resigned it to being little more than the average Film Licence cash-in, akin to the likes of SEGA's recent Iron Man and The Incredible Hulk: The Official Videogame releases. However, Ghostbusters: The Video Game has one major differential factor to title's such as Disney/Pixar's Wall*E and the stunningly bad Jumper: Griffin's Story – while it may be based upon a Hollywood production, it's based on one that was released over twenty years ago.
Due for release in late 2008, the release on Xbox360, PLAYSTATION3, and PC is being developed by Terminal Velocity, and the Wii, NintendoDS and PlayStation2 versions are being developed by Red Fly Studios. The game will feature the original film cast, with Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis and Ernie Hudson all involved in the project, along with supporting actors Annie Potts, Brain Doyle Murray and William Atherton. Like the films before it, Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis have written a script for the event-driven storyline...

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mathsman3797d ago

This is more like a full review than a preview! Can't wait for this one, it looks amazing I hope Sierra do it right.