After much anticipation, publisher and developer Illfonic has finally announced the release date for Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed – Ecto Edition on the Nintendo Switch. Set to launch on October 19th, this co-op ghost-hunting game is sure to excite fans of the iconic Ghostbusters franchise. Originally released on PlayStation, Xbox, and PC last year, the game offers a thrilling experience where players can choose to be either a Ghostbuster or a mischievous Ghost. With its unique ‘hide and seek’-style gameplay, Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed is reminiscent of the popular Luigi’s Mansion minigame in Nintendo Land.
Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed – Ecto Edition features a 4-vs-1 setup, allowing a group of Proton Pack-wielding Ghostbusters to team up and catch elusive ghosts. For those who prefer to fly solo, the game offers both online and offline play options. In offline mode, players can practice their ghost-busting skills with an AI opponent before joining forces with friends. With the Switch’s Ecto Edition, players will have access to the base game as well as all four of its DLC packages, providing hours of ghost-catching fun.
Immerse yourself in the Ghostbusters universe with Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed – Ecto Edition. The game offers an array of iconic gear and gadgets, from Proton Packs to PKE Meters and Ghost Traps, providing an authentic and nostalgic experience for fans of the franchise. As a Ghostbuster, players can enjoy the thrill of capturing ghosts using various abilities and tactics. From possessing objects to sliming opponents, the gameplay offers a blast in unique locations.
In addition, players will have the opportunity to explore familiar locations like the Firehouse and Ray’s Occult Books, which serve as the game’s hub. The Firehouse is not only the central hub for choosing missions and customizing characters, but it also allows players to practice firing their proton packs and delve deeper into the Ghostbusters lore.
Whether you’re a seasoned Ghostbuster or new to the franchise, Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed – Ecto Edition has something for everyone. The game offers an easy-to-learn, yet fun-to-master, experience that caters to players of all skill levels. With each progression, players unlock cosmetics and upgrades for both Ghostbusters and Ghosts, enhancing the gameplay and providing a sense of evolution.
One of the highlights of Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed – Ecto Edition is the inclusion of the original film actors reprising their roles. Fans will be thrilled to hear familiar voices like Ray Stantz and Winston Zeddemore, adding an extra layer of authenticity to the game.
Pre-Order Now and Prepare for a Spooky Adventure
The wait is almost over. Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed – Ecto Edition is now available for pre-order on the Nintendo Switch eShop. Priced at £17.99 / $19.99, this exciting multiplayer game is a must-have for fans of the Ghostbusters franchise and gamers looking for a ghost-popping adventure. With its immersive gameplay, authentic Ghostbusters gear, and the ability to play either solo or with friends, Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed – Ecto Edition is set to deliver unforgettable ghost-hunting experiences. So, grab your Proton Pack and get ready to bust some ghosts on October 19th!