On the finish of September, Friday the thirteenth developer Illfonic’s co-founder Raphael Saadiq revealed his studio was working on a new Ghostbusters game. The sport hasn’t been formally introduced and nothing else had been stated since then. Nevertheless, earlier this week Ghostbusters actor Ernie Hudson confirmed he was “doing one other online game” in a CelebFanFest Movie Pageant panel streamed stay by Countdown Metropolis Geeks.
Hudson has performed the position of Winston Zeddemore for the reason that very first Ghostbusters film in 1984 and resumed the position in Ghostbusters: Afterlife that hit theaters final month. He revealed through the panel that he’d not lengthy obtained an e-mail “as a result of we’re doing one other online game” and the developer would love him to be the voice actor for Winston’s position. The unmentioned developer, assumed to be Illfonic, is “scheduling it now to do the recording”.
Whether or not any of the opposite actors will be a part of him stays to be seen. Hudson believes Dan Ackroyd can even be reprising the position of Dr. Raymond Stantz though he wasn’t positive if Invoice Murray could be returning as Dr. Peter Venkman. Hudson additionally revealed he’d been serving to with the prototypes for Winston’s likeness in-game, though the builders “appear to have a tough time” creating an correct look: “It’s so bizarre to me that they’ll get Invoice Murray, and Dan Aykroyd, and Harold Ramis to look precisely like they appear, however I find yourself trying like Eddie Murphy or someone.”
You possibly can view the primary a part of the panel in its entirety under, together with ore on why Hudson determined to reprise his position in Ghostbusters: Afterlife and what he’d have favored to have taken away from the unique Ghostbusters film.
Little else was divulged concerning the recreation. We don’t know whether or not it will likely be an impartial story or the place the sport will match into the franchise lore. We additionally don’t know potential platforms or have any thought of a launch window. Nevertheless, we’ll make sure to let you understand as quickly as we hear something extra.