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The Story Of Ghostbusters: Sanctum Of Slime, Coming To PSN 30 March

The Ghostbusters universe already has lots of cool characters and a huge interdimensional lore. However, here at Behavior Santiago, we still wanted to add something new to the brand that would lure new people to the world of Ghostbusters and also excite the fans of the old.

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One of the goals when writing the story was to keep true to the world of Ghostbusters. Make it funny yet smart and sarcastic. To do this we had the help of someone with some experience on this. The story script was written by Tom Waltz, scriptwriter of the Ghostbusters comics by IDW. He took our story line and turned it into an amazing comic sequence that flows between the levels to tell the player what is happening in NYC and to introduce them to the new rookies’ personalities.

This new chapter in the Ghostbusters’ story not only introduces the new rookie team, but links them to some of the classic characters, like Janosz Poha for example, the wacky curator of the Museum in Ghostbusters 2.

Other iconic characters like Slimer and Stay Puft have their own cameos, but the core of the story is focused on the first adventures of the rookie team dealing with a strange menace overcoming New York City.

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The story starts 4000 years ago, with a strange cult mourning the death of Dumazu, an ancient demon of death and destruction. Fast forward to 1989, poor old Janosz is sent to a mental institution after the events at the museum. There he meets Ismael, a self-claimed last member of the cult of Dumazu. Ismael tells Janosz that if he gets a Shard of the Relic of Nilhe (needed to bring back Dumazu to life), he would make sure that he would get his fair reward: Dana.

Some years later, around the time when Janosz was released from the mental institution, a wave of unusual paranormal manifestations start appearing all over NYC. The Ghostbusters can’t handle all the heat so they decided to hire a young group of paranormal studies enthusiasts to help them out.

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And here is where you come into play, guiding the rookie team into their first adventure to find the truth behind Ismael, the Relic of Nilhe and Dumazu the Destroyer!

Ghostbusters: Sanctum of Slime will be available from PlayStation Store on 30 March for £6.99/€7.99.

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F4C33oFF 21 March, 2011 @ 4:11 pm   1

Who ya gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS!

 

£6.99?
Sold! :D

 
obiadekanobi1980 21 March, 2011 @ 4:41 pm   3

can i get a hell yeah!!!!

day one purchase for me now bring it on cos……

“busting makes me feel good”

good price too guys

 
CoolDust 21 March, 2011 @ 4:41 pm   4

Avatars to go along with it?
Pretty please? :)
Im sold at £6.99!

 
Death_Seaker3000 21 March, 2011 @ 4:41 pm   5

Any chance discount for ps plus members? would be great ;)

 
Opt1mus76 21 March, 2011 @ 5:18 pm   6

Looks good and sounds like some passion for the brand went into it. And for £6.99 I’m definitely gonna get this

 

“Don’t cross the streams”

I wonder what happens when you do?! When I first heard about this I wasn’t to sure but it looks like a sweet game will have to pick this up looks awesome.

 
Carnivius_Prime 21 March, 2011 @ 10:05 pm   8

Looks good. At first I was bit disappointed it wasn’t like the rather fine game from a couple years ago but I can see this looks great too in it’s own way. Looks like it’s 4 players, does this mean online or just offline? I’ll be lucky if I can even get a 2nd player if it’s just offline.

Great price, love ghostbusters so I’m getting this.

 

COOL !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! a must have game at £6.99 !!!!!!!!

 
link1983 22 March, 2011 @ 10:16 pm   11

I am most definitely not waiting another week. I am downloading the trial from the us store asap. (Then I will buy it next week)