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Ernie Hudson at Phoenix ComicCon – AZGBs in full force. [UPDATED]

By on May 30, 2011 in ECTOMOBILE, FANS, VIDEO | 0 comments

The Phoenix Comic Con was this weekend and ABC TV gave it some special interest attention – of most note is they got to speak to Ernie Hudson a bit, who professed his appreciation for all the Ghostbusters fans out there. In doing that, the cameras also got a great look at the Arizona GBs and the spectacle they brought to the event. You can read the write-up at...

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Hot Wheels Collector reveals exclusive 1/64 scale Ecto! On sale next week!

By on Apr 21, 2011 in ECTOMOBILE, Featured, MERCH | 0 comments

Mattel owned Hot Wheels have unveiled an exclusive 1/64 scale Ecto-1 – the car, which is the same scale as the San Diego Comic Con Ecto-1 or the carded retail Ecto-1 from last year, actually goes on sale next Tuesday. This car is not to be confused with the Hot Wheels Elite die-cast Ectos that are coming up soon as well. But there’s a...

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Hot Wheels shows off 1/43 Elite Ecto

By on Feb 24, 2011 in ECTOMOBILE | 0 comments

The Hot Wheels Elite website has posted pictures of their 1/43 scale prototype of the Ecto-1. About two inches longer in size than the typical Hot Wheels car (or indeed, the actual Hot Wheels Ecto from a couple of years back), there is an amazing amount of details in one small car. One can only imagine the detail we’ll find on the 1/18 scale. [VIA...

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Early look at Hot Wheels Elite Ecto-1 [UPDATE]

By on Feb 11, 2011 in ECTOMOBILE, Featured, GB, MERCH | 0 comments

[UPDATE]Mmm, sorry – I think I’m perpetuating Entertainment Earth’s typo. Model scales are in fractions – so it should be 1/18 and 1/43, not 1:18 and 1:43, which are ratios. So, a ’59 MM is 20 feet long (as far as I know), so at 1/18, the Hot Wheels Elite will be 1 foot, 1.3 inches long. I’ve just put a ruler to my Joyride Ecto (I...

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It's official – Ghostbusters cakes are a phenomenon!

By on Nov 5, 2010 in ART, ECTOMOBILE, FANS | 0 comments

The first couple of Ghostbusters cakes I saw, I figured they were just unique and cool. Now Andrew has sent in pics from his wedding and dress rehearsal, each of which had its own special cake, made just for him. When we’re up to a half-dozen Groom’s cakes inspired by Ghostbusters, the cake phenomenon is official. Congrats to Andrew and Patrice, and...

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