Ghostbusters: The Board Game
A game by Mataio Wilson and Matt Hyra.
Ghostbusters: The Board Game is an episodic adventure game for one to four players, who are charged with busting ghosts and sealing gates to the Spirit World. The game is customizable, cooperative, and highly re-playable. It features unique illustrations and figures based on original artwork and designs by Dan Schoening, the artist of IDW’s Ghostbusters comic book series. Each Ghostbuster has a distinct role and unlocks unique abilities by gaining experience. The game offers modes for different levels of players, making it accessible to beginners and challenging to experts. Now is your chance to save the world!
Are you troubled by strange noises in the middle of the night? Do you experience feelings of dread in your basement or attic? Have you or your family ever seen a spook, spectre, or ghost? If the answer is “yes,” then don’t wait another minute. Pick up the phone and call the professionals!
Ghostbusters : The Boardgame is inspired from the original American movie Ghostbusters directed by Ivan Reitman (1984). The game will dive you into its famous universe!
During a game, the heroes gain and keep more experience points which allow them to unlock new abilities. They can keep them from one game to another in order to play more difficult scenarios.
This collaborative game offers a content you can freely combine to create your own challenges. You can also use the Random Scenario Generator to enrich or diversify your games!
Each scenario takes place in the locations and environs of an apocalyptic New York City, built from game board tiles and populated by Ghosts. You may also play in Campaign Mode, which links multiple scenarios together. Ghostbusters is a cooperative board game. Completing a scenario requires teamwork, planning, and resourcefulness. Everyone wins or loses as a team. You must work together to overcome each challenge you face.
The game also offers a Campaign mode: the chance to play a whole story made of several scenarios. Thus, combinations to diversify your games are exceptional! You can even use the Random Scenario Generator online to create more new games!
- 1-4 players
- 10 double-sided game board tiles
- Includes 48 28mm scale single-piece phthalate-free injection molded PVC figures (28mm-100mm)
- Officially licensed board game
- 4 Ghostbusters
- 3 Bosses
- 20 Galloping Ghouls
- 12 Gruesome Twosomes
- 8 Boogaloo Manifestations
- 10 Double-Sided Game Board Tiles
- 1 Ecto-1
- 5 Stream Tokens per Ghostbuster
- Gate Tokens
- Slime Tokens
- PKE Meter
- 1 D-8
- 4 D-6
- 1 D-6 with Gate Symbols
- 4 Player Cards
- 6 Ghost Cards