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Official: Atari to publish Ghostbusters game in 2009

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on 7 November 2008

Atari has officially taken Ghostbusters: The Videogame under its wing, and will publish the title as part of the company’s 2009 line-up for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 2, PC, Xbox 360, DS and Wii.

The launch of the game is being positioned to coincide with the 25th anniversary of the original Ghostbusters film, with Sony marking the occasion by releasing the flick on Blu-ray, as well as making available new merchandise including toys, comics and T-shirts.

Infogrames President Phil Harrison, commented: “Ghostbusters: The Videogame is a fantastic addition to Atari’s global line-up in 2009.”

"The title has built considerable anticipation and excitement among game fans for its high quality action and all-out mayhem. There’s no more thrilling Ghostbusting experience to be had, short of building your own proton pack."

The title was originally set to be published by Sierra Entertainment.