Jersey Shore Comic Book Show March 15, 2015 Write Up

Written By: Richard Roy. Giver Of NOW Slimer! Comic Books
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As we didn’t wreck an established Elks Lodge last November, Ghostbusters NJ was invited back. Not only that we had multiple tables to set up our mobile HQ. Which doubles nicely for display, educational, promotional uses, and more!

What happened there….that you can talk about?

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Monster-Mania Con March 14, 2015 Write Up

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Written By: Richard Roy, Master Of GBNJ Interwebs

After a pretty busy day and night of investigations and eliminations on Friday, March 13, 2015 we received a call from the Cherry Hill Crowne Plaza Hotel. Apparently monsters had descended upon there hotel for a Monster-Mania convention. Other calls were coming from hotel guests about unexplainable phenomena within the hotel’s hallways.

GBNJ personnel Greg McHughAndrew GantTom Gebhardt, and young Venkman headed to Edge City to see what was exactly going on. As we already knew the con was in full force. ‘Monsters’ in this case was more about the ‘force’ fans exert from their favorite TV shows and movies.

What GBNJ personnel wasn’t expecting was a ‘shockwave’ of occult like energy (its technical) that opened an inter dimensional rift allowing an ancient Sumerian god and a 16th Century medieval tyrant and sorcerer to appear. As the con is horror themed in nature people were very unassuming. Fortunately Ghostbusters NJ had arrived just in time to quietly and not so discreetly hang around until order could be restored from chaos.

As the guys were at the Crowne Plaza Hotel anyway they stopped to meet and greet with ghostheads at every turn. Some were even more famous then us. As the ‘job’ was being completed, the group was interviewed by Geeks & Ghosts. (Facebook)

Event Photos

Photo Source: CBS Philadelphia

GBNJ Event: Jersey Shore Comic Book Show

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Written By: Richard Roy, District 1 Coordinator

Tomorrow, March 15, 2015 members of Ghostbusters NJ, North Jersey Ghostbusters (Facebook) and more Ghostbusters who may or may not be new to the team will be at the Jersey Shore Comic Book Show in Toms River, NJ.

We’ll have a table or four (ok three) with a presentation not exactly seen at last November’s show.

Along with multiple GBNJ ECTOmobiles!

What Exit?: 82 (Towards Seaside/RT 37E)

Where: Elks Lodge, 600 Washington St, Toms River, NJ

When Can We Meet You?: Officially at 10 AM! Until Around 4 PM.

See you tomorrow!

Original Photo Source: Bob Rix

GBNJ Meeting & Greeting At Monster Mania Tomorrow

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Written By: Tom Gebhardt, GBNJ Public Relations Director

All of Ghostbusters NJ personnel will be at Monster Mania Con tomorrow, February 14, 2015! Due to it being Friday the 13th GBNJ has had a huge spike in calls for paranormal eliminations and was unable to attend today. Tomorrow GBNJ will be keeping everyone safe at Monster Mania Con in Cherry Hill, NJ/Edge City!

Photo Source: Monster Mania Con

Peter Mosen Joins GBNJ For Meet & Greet At Expo 9

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Written By: Tom Gebhardt, GBNJ Public Relations Director

Please all give a huge warm welcome to legend Peter Mosen! (IMDB) Peter has built four Ghostbuster vehicles since the release of Ghostbusters. A 1966 Cadillac Ambulance, (ECTO 1 N.Y. license plate) and an actual 1959 Cadillac Ambulance. (Ecto 1 CA. & N.Y. plates) His 1966 Cadillac Ambulance (ECTO 1A CA. plate, vehicle now somewhere in Argentina) was reworked on. Peter’s fourth and present ECTO, a 2000 Chevy Impala (ECTO 1A N.Y. plates).

Three of these have been used to promote the GHOSTBUSTERS™ franchise for Columbia Pictures, a Sony Pictures company for both Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II. Peter Mosen has won awards for over 22 Costume competitions since 1978, including Best Villian in the ReCreation Class for his Klingon Warrior at the 1984 World Sci-Fi Con in Los Angeles. Others include C3PO & R2D2, Cylon & Daggit, Darth Vader and Alien.

On Sept. 30, 1987, The Entertainment Department at Universal Studios Tour awarded Peter the “Rookie Of The Year” status for their Character Strollers.

In Ghostbusters II (1989), Peter appears as the date of the Slimed Restaurant Patron played by Judy Ovitz. Peter was a Ghostbusters superfan who used to do promotional work as a Ghostbuster, complete with his own Ecto-1 replica, for Columbia Pictures and NOW Comics back in the 1980s. He was profiled in The Real Ghostbusters Magazine, Fall 1990 issue.

Peter Mosen is the Godfather of Ghostbusters props!

This is an honor and a privilege to have him at our GBNJ table at Expo Martial Arts Comic Con 9.

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Sources: Peter Mosen IMDB

Become A Ghostbuster New Jersey Junior Elimination Specialist At Expo 9

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Written By: Tom Gebhardt, GBNJ Public Relations Director

Hey kids! Wanna be a Ghostbuster? Come to Expo Martial Arts Comic Con 9 on March 27-29th! Get hands on training from our awesome GBNJ staff and get fitted into a Proton Pack scaled down in size for children! All the same functions as our Proton Packs only without firing capability to prevent misfires…

Come start your training with us and become an official Ghostbuster New Jersey Junior Elimination Specialist!

Photo Source: Tom Gebhardt