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Specifics: August 10, 2019

Ghostbusters 35th Anniversary: The Real Ghostbusters is the second issue of a mini-series by IDW Publishing.


THE REAL GHOSTBUSTERS keep losing business to a flashy new rival ghost-catching company: SPOOKS AWAY! They seem to have better gear, better threads... better everything! In face, Spooks Away seems determined to ruin the RGB. But there's something far more sinister than a hostile takeover going on here, and it's up to Ray Stantz to go undercover to find out who - or what - is behind Spook Away's rise to supernatural elimination superstardom.[1]


On December 11, 2018, Tom Waltz put together 2019 publishing plans for Ghostbusters.[2] He teased a rough thumb for the incentive cover and uncolored RE cover.[3][4]

On December 14, 2018, Tom Waltz posted more information and covers about the series. In celebration of the 35th Anniversary, the mini-series is a four issue weekly event in April 2019, featuring 4 different Ghostbusters teams in adventures written and illustrated by 4 different creative teams.[5]The RE cover, now colored, as also posted.[6] Issue #2 releases April 10, 2019 starring The Real Ghostbusters written by Cavan Scott, art by Marcelo Ferreira, and colors by Luis Antonio Delgado. Cover A was revealed.[7]

On December 16, 2018, Dan Schoening posted the rough thumbnail of the RE cover.[8]

On January 3, 2019, Tom Waltz posted the pre-color version of the Cover RI.[9]

On January 8, 2019, Cavan Scott wrote.[10]

On January 11, 2019, Tom Waltz posted the April solicit.[11]

On January 18, 2019, Tom Waltz posted the colored RI as part of the interconnected image.[12]

On January 22, 2019, Tom Waltz posted a wip of the Ghostbusters confronting a crying ghost.[13]


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  1. TomWaltz Tweet 1/11/19
  2. TomWaltz Tweet #1 12/11/18
  3. TomWaltz Tweet #2 12/11/18
  4. TomWaltz Tweet #3 12/11/18
  5. TomWaltz Tweet #1 12/14/18
  6. TomWaltz Tweet #2 12/14/18
  7. TomWaltz Tweet #3 12/14/18
  8. dannyschoening Tweet 12/16/18
  9. TomWaltz Tweet 1/3/19
  10. cavanscott Tweet 1/8/19
  11. TomWaltz Tweet 1/11/19
  12. TomWaltz Tweet #1 1/18/19
  13. TomWaltz Tweet 1/22/19


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