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Ghostbusters: The Board Game II

A project in Lake Forest, CA by Cryptozoic Entertainment

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Your favorite Ghostbusters characters from the movies, comics, and toylines return in this exciting 1-4 player game!
Backers: 4385
Average Pledge Per Backer: $175

Funded: $767,569 of $250,000
Dates: Apr 11th -> May 9th (28 days)
Project By: Cryptozoic Entertainment
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Latest News

No one loves power more than this guy!

May 9th - via:
There will be blackouts all over New York City . . . Killerwatt is unlocked! From The Real Ghostbusters, this Boss Ghost is a terrifying force to behold, even for the Ghostbusters! Killerwatt is a Class-6 Ghost who can steal Equipment from the team,... (Read More)

13 Hours Remain - Announcing the Super Specter Pack Add-On

May 9th - via:
Hello Busters! With time counting down on the campaign, we’re happy to announce a big-time add-on: the Super Specter Pack. For just $100, it includes another copy of both social goals and EVERY stretch goal from the campaign that added more figures... (Read More)

You’ve unleashed a Psychokinetic Surge!

May 8th - via:
You did it! We started our Psychokinetic Surge social media campaign just 5 days ago and you’ve already completed all three tasks! In the process, you’ve helped spread the word about the game and unlocked the CZE-Exclusive Psychokinetic Surge... (Read More)

She locked me in my room and hid the key!

May 7th - via:
This former headmistress is one crazy chick, literally . . . The Exclusive Ellen Gold is unlocked! Her special ability is to throw low-level Ghosts at the Ghostbusters, and when her supply runs out, she bullies other Ghosts into lower classes. She... (Read More)

Don’t get too close to Vigo’s painting!

May 7th - via:
From the second Ghostbusters film, Vigo the Carpathian is a terrifying sorcerer with amazing hair! He’s also the ultimate Boss in GHOSTBUSTERS: THE BOARD GAME II. The good news? He’s bound to the huge painting that depicts him. The bad news He... (Read More)

666K Surprise Unlock: A $666k surprise: A Full moon rises!

May 6th - via:
Have a hankering for some ghoulish poultry? You’re in luck! The full moon has risen and the Werechicken has been unlocked! If a Ghostbuster is bitten by this Class-3 Ghost, weird behavior inevitably follows. So, you’ll need to stop being such a... (Read More)

Just a few days left in the campaign & Announcing our Shipping Partner!

May 6th - via:
Dear Ghostbusters fans, Thanks to you, the campaign for Ghostbusters: The Board Game II has been an amazing ride so far! Together, we’ve unlocked awesome stretch goals like Lady Liberty, the Grundel, and Extreme Ghostbuster Team. When we asked you... (Read More)

Ready to get on base?

May 5th - via:
Hello Ghostbusters fanatics! Another cool addition to GHOSTBUSTERS: THE BOARD GAME II are figure bases for both Ghostbuster and Entity figures. The Ghostbuster figures have two colored bases to help you keep track of your character’s location on... (Read More)

What a slacker!

May 5th - via:
Eduardo Rivera managed to find his way into Egon’s Paranormal Phenomena 101 class and now he has found his way into your game! His abilities allow him to cut corners where other Ghostbusters can’t. He comes with his own double-sided Character... (Read More)

New Add On Pack and a Stretch Goal Adjustment

May 4th - via:
Hey, all you Ghostbusters and Peoplebusters, We’ve decided that it’s time to shake some things up! We want to make sure everyone is able to get all of the Extreme Ghostbusters as well as the Peoplebusters. To do that, we’ve had to adjust the... (Read More)

New social media campaign: Psychokinetic Surge!

May 4th - via:
Hello Ghostbusters fans! Since you all did SUCH an amazing job helping us spread the word about Ghostbusters: The Board Game II during our Gimme Grabber social media campaign, we’ve decided to do it again! We’re excited to announce our second... (Read More)

Minis Preview 4: Oh, hello, miss!

May 3rd - via:
Today we will be showing off one of the most impressive minis in Ghostbusters: The Board Game II: Lady Liberty! At 100mm tall, she is so large that we felt she deserved an update all to herself. To call this piece a mini is actually an insult, as... (Read More)

Minis Preview 3 and Minis in the Base Game

May 3rd - via:
Hey there, busters! Welcome to the third in our series of looks at the minis from Ghostbusters: The Board Game II. Today, we’re going to check out a few more minis for the Entities you’ll face in the game: The Washington Square Ghost and The... (Read More)

Mini Preview 2: Two unlikely heroes and a Real Buster

April 29th - via:
Hey there Kickstarter backers . . . how you bustin’? Today, we’d like to take another closer look at some of the awesome minis from the game. We’ll be showing off two surprising heroes and one of the Real Ghostbusters from the new Get Real... (Read More)

Paranormal Expert AND Cat Lady

April 27th - via:
Kylie Griffin is unlocked and Pagan is at her side! Wearing her extremely awesome gear, she’s here to offer her extensive paranormal knowledge and research skills to her fellow busters. Her ability to look at cards that are coming up is invaluable.... (Read More)

It’s time to Get Real! New Real Ghostbusters add-on pack!

April 27th - via:
This one’s for the REAL Ghostbusters fans out there! We’re proud to announce an awesome add-on called the Get Real Pack with 23 minis inspired by the classic The Real Ghostbusters cartoon! And that’s not all: The pack comes with Ally Cards that... (Read More)

You’ve Grabbed Grabber!

April 26th - via:
In the last two weeks, the “Gimme Grabber” social media component of our campaign has been an amazing success, with tons of you sharing images and videos on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook to get the word out about Ghostbusters: The Board Game... (Read More)

Cryptozoic Entertainment launches Kickstarter for 'Ghostbusters' game sequel

April 26th - via:
Board game powerhouse Cryptozoic Entertainment had so much fun making Ghostbusters: The Board Game that they launched a Kickstarter campaign to crowd-fund an expansion, Ghostbusters: The Board Game II. (Read More)

Minis Preview 1: It’s all in the details

April 25th - via:
Hello Ghostbusters fans! Aside from the paranormally awesome new gameplay elements, one of the greatest features of Ghostbusters: The Board Game II is the miniature figures. We loved the minis from the first game, but on this one we wanted to up the... (Read More)

Gameplay Preview 3: Player Abilities, Bosses and Previews

April 22nd - via:
Hello Kickstarter backers! Fire up those Proton Packs and Slime Blowers because we’re about to reveal more gameplay elements from Ghostbusters: The Board Game II. Today, we’re pointing our PKE Meters at new player abilities and Bosses! Player... (Read More)

I’ve got my eye on you!

April 21st - via:
Bug Eye is best known as the aggressive Ghost that haunted the Daily News Building... and now he’s haunting your game! This 50mm Class 4 Ghost forces Ghostbusters to give their Slimes to other Ghostbusters, and it has a long Line of Sight that can... (Read More)

Gameplay Preview 2: Event Cards and Haunted Humans

April 20th - via:
Hello fellow busters! In today’s update, we’re excited to share some of the new gameplay elements in Ghostbusters: The Board Game II. First up, we’re going to tell you a little about Event Cards and then we’ll discuss Haunted Humans. Hang... (Read More)

Gameplay Preview 1: Equipment and Plazm

April 18th - via:
Equipment Cards and Their Uses An exciting new feature of Ghostbusters: The Board Game II is the addition of Equipment Cards. When a group of slime-worshipping cultists broke into the Firehouse, they stole all of your gear and hid it all over the... (Read More)

Ghostbusters on Geek and Sundry tonight at 4pm Pacific

April 14th - via:
Greetings Busters!We are less than a week into our campaign and we are already AMAZED by your support. We hit $500,000 in pledges in less than 48 hours! We have some great stretch goals in the wings that we can’t wait to share, but in the meantime... (Read More)

The reliable handyman joins the team

April 13th - via:
He’s been interested in becoming a Ghostbuster since he was a kid, and now it’s finally happened! Roland Jackson is unlocked. His abilities center around utilizing equipment and he comes with his own double-sided Character Card and specific... (Read More)

We’re Back!

April 12th - via:
First off, we’d like to say thank you to all of our first day Kickstarter backers! We hope you like what you’ve seen so far. If you have any questions, please check out the FAQ, as it is fairly extensive and offers a lot of helpful information. ... (Read More)

Time to crack open a book.

April 12th - via:
A real page turner... if you’re into cults and the supernatural. You’ve unlocked the CZE Exclusive Roylance Guide to Secret Societies and Sects! Use this guide to expand your knowledge of ancient civilizations and gain 4 exclusive Class-S... (Read More)

The first of Egon’s students has arrived for class

April 11th - via:
How extremely awesome! You’ve unlocked the adrenaline junky Garrett Miller. With his unique abilities, Garrett Miller can move further than the other Ghostbusters. He will come with his own double-sided Character Card and specific Class-S Equipment... (Read More)

Stop in the name of the law!

April 11th - via:
X-Cop has arrived on the scene, and this Class 3 Haunted Human is ready to take you into custody! With this stretch goal unlocked, you will now find 3 of these paranormal officers and a Ghost Card in your game, if you’re a Ghostbusters tier backer... (Read More)

Don’t come out and play

April 11th - via:
Don’t let him inside, don’t shake his hand, or the Grundel will transform you into something unnatural! Grundel will inhabit a Ghostbuster and force them to free Ghosts from the Ecto-1a, until they are freed from Grundel by another Ghostbuster.... (Read More)

Anybody have a throat lozenge?

April 11th - via:
Keep this screecher at arm’s length! This Fright Feature throwback is just as dangerous as it was in the toyline! Soar Throat and its Ghost Card are now unlocked! Soar Throat is a Class 2 Ghost that all Ghostbuster tier and above backers will... (Read More)

My Brain Hurts

April 11th - via:
Crawling up with a head full of goo, this Ghost is a classic from the toyline that will give you the shivers! You’ve unlocked Brain Matter as an additional Class 1 Ghost! Each game will now have 3 Brain Matter miniatures, as well as the... (Read More)

Higher and Higher!

April 11th - via:
Lady Liberty can now be appreciated in all of her glory! Thanks to your support, she has been upgraded from a tile to a 100mm vehicle that the busters can use to cruise through New York City. As a vehicle the Ghostbusters can ride in the game, Lady... (Read More)

Two in the Box. Ready to Go. We be fast. They be slow.

April 11th - via:
We did it! We’re all real Ghostbusters. AGAIN! Thank you so much from the bottom of our positive mood slime covered hearts. As a thank you, we want to give you a peek at some upcoming stretch goals. We’re springing for a weekend in Las Vegas with... (Read More)

Cryptozoic Launching Second Ghostbusters Board Game Kickstarter Today

April 11th - via:
Standalone Expansion Game Features 54 new Miniature Figurines (Read More)

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