Talking Movies [Ghostbusters Day]: Ghostbusters (1984)

Throw on your proton pack and get ready to bust some ghosts because June 8th is, officially, “Ghostbusters Day”! Ghostbusters (Reitman, 1984) was first released on this day back in 1984 and, since then, has become a major pop culture franchise that includes comic books, a popular cartoon and line of action figures, and videogames … Continue reading Talking Movies [Ghostbusters Day]: Ghostbusters (1984)

Game Corner: Ghostbusters: Sanctum of Slime (Xbox 360)

Released: March 2011Developer: Behaviour SantiagoAlso Available For: PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox One The Background:Ever since the release of Ghostbusters (Reitman, 1984), the concept of four somewhat-bumbling New York parapsychologists running around zapping and trapping troublesome spirits has seen some significant success as a franchise. We’ve had the under-rated sequel, a reboot that was met with … Continue reading Game Corner: Ghostbusters: Sanctum of Slime (Xbox 360)

Game Corner: Ghostbusters: The Video Game: Remastered (Xbox One)

Released: 4 October 2019 (Hey! That’s my birthday!) Originally Released: 16 June 2009 Developer: Saber Interactive Original Developer: Terminal Reality/Red Fly Studio Also Available For: Nintendo DS, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, PC, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Portable, and Xbox 360 The Background: Ghostbusters, as a franchise, has always had a bit of … Continue reading Game Corner: Ghostbusters: The Video Game: Remastered (Xbox One)

Game Corner: Burnout Paradise: Remastered (Xbox One)

Released: 16 March 2014Originally Released: 22 January 2008Developer: Criterion GamesAlso Available For: PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 (Original Version); Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4 (Remaster) The Background:The Burnout franchise is a series of racing games developed by Criterion Games that began with the appropriately-titled Burnout (ibid, 2001) and is best known for its fast-paced, arcade … Continue reading Game Corner: Burnout Paradise: Remastered (Xbox One)