Last time we talked about (GBI Blog Post, February 5, 2016) Stern’s Ghostbusters pinball we tilted the table along with just about everyone else. Earlier today Stern Pinball, Inc. posted the following press release:
Stern Pinball, Inc., the world’s oldest and largest producer of arcade-quality pinball machines, proudly announced today the availability of its much anticipated Ghostbusters pinball machine inspired by the original Columbia Pictures blockbuster “Ghostbusters” film. The Ghostbusters pinball machine will be available in Pro, Premium, and Limited Edition models. The game will immerse players in the amazing and fun challenge of catching mischievous ghosts in an adventure-filled pinball environment capturing the world of Ghostbusters.
The Ghostbusters pinball experience highlights the humor of the film as the player progresses through the game. The game also includes custom speech by original “Ghostbusters” cast member, Ernie Hudson, who guides the player into becoming the newest member of the Ghostbusters team!
Ghostbusters pinball is designed to be easy to play but difficult to master. It features a moving interactive Slimer toy target and a fresh distinctive layout that integrates traditional pinball devices with unique multifunction two-way ramps featuring a magnetic diverter and scoring switches. In addition, the game features a modern take on a ball transfer target, combative open field drop targets, a ball eject target, a captive ball target and custom molded toys.
The Premium and Limited Edition models also feature an interactive ghost hologram target with animations, “para-normal” magnetic action slingshots, distinctive ramp architecture and additional custom molded toys.
All models feature beautiful and unique hand drawn art by renowned illustrator Jeremy Packer a.k.a. Zombie Yeti.
Pricing and Availability In United States:
Pro Model: $US 5,995
Premium Model: $US 7,595
Limited Model: $US 8,795
Ghostbusters pinball is available through authorized Stern Pinball distributors and dealers around the world. More information available at http://www.sternpinball.com/
- Photo Gallery (Stern Pinball Facebook)
- Ghostbusters Pinball ‘Making Of’ Video (Ghost Corps Facebook)
- Testing Early Beta Code (Stern Pinball Facebook)