Not to be confused with The Real Ghostbusters: Dodge in the Dark (Driving Game), by Parker Brothers.
GhostZapper, a toy weapon which is part of Kenner's The Real Ghostbusters Toy Line. It was the first toy weapon released in America as part of the first wave.
It includes slides of: Little Hopper Ghost, Stay Puft, Gozer, Slimer, Huge Skull-like Head, Terror Dog
Second Cartridge (Special Offer mail-in)
It includes slides of: Ghash, Eye Visor Ghost, Bus Ghost, Big Mohawk Ghost, unknown, Little Troll
A unique light and sound toy that lets you enter the world of THE REAL GHOSTBUSTERS!
It seems to borrow two concepts. It uses mechanics similar to the long line of Kenner's "Give-a-show" projectors as far as lighting. The second component, the discs seem to be modeled after View-masters.
- Ectocontainment (Fan Site) which has instructions that came with the GhostZapper toy.
- A.R.M. Fulfillment services were used by Kenner to ship out the film cartridges. They also fulfilled shipping for The Real Ghostbusters haunted watches, as well as being most remember-able for shipping out Star Wars Special Collectible coins in 1984.
- On page one of Ghostbusters Volume 2 Issue #19, the GhostZapper toy makes a non-canon cameo on the shelf.
- On page seven of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles/Ghostbusters Issue #3, the picture that comes with the Ghost Zapper is on the white board.
- On page one of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles/Ghostbusters Issue #4, the Ghost Zapper makes a non-canon cameo once more on the white board.