Insight Editions Tobin’s Spirit Guide Press Release
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This June, Insight Editions is releasing Tobin’s Spirit Guide, an immersive in-world guide based on the fictional book mentioned in the 1984 Ghostbusters film. For the first time, the public can finally pore through the pages of this legendary guide to learn all about the things that go bump in the night—from Class 5 Free-Roaming Vapors to giant Sloars!
INSIGHT EDITIONS UNCOVERS THE LEGENDARY
Tobin’s Spirit Guide: Official Ghostbusters Edition
Written by Erik Burnham Ι Illustrated by Kyle Holtz
June 14, 2016 / $19.99 / ISBN: 978-1-60887-708-9
The In-World Guide to the Afterlife from the 1984 Film Ghostbusters Arrives in an Official Edition this June.
Insight Editions, in collaboration with Sony Pictures, takes readers on a journey into the spirit realm over thirty years in the making! Following the massively successful 2015 release of Ghostbusters: The Complete Visual History, the publisher releases Tobin’s Spirit Guide: Official Ghostbusters Edition, an immersive in-world guide based on the fictional book mentioned in the 1984 Ghostbusters film.
Tobin’s Spirit Guide is a comprehensive supernatural encyclopedia used by the Ghostbusters to research ghouls and ghosts. For the first time, the public can finally pore through the pages of this legendary guide to learn all about the things that go bump in the night—from Class 5 Free-Roaming Vapors to giant Sloars!
Fully updated by Dr. Ray Stantz and Dr. Egon Spengler, Tobin’s Spirit Guide: Official Ghostbusters Edition explores the complete Ghostbusters universe, delving into supernatural phenomena from the movies, comics, animated shows, video games, and other aspects of the saga.
Absorbing, immersive, and filled with exclusive illustrations, Tobin’s Spirit Guide: Official Ghostbusters Edition is the ultimate guide to the franchise’s gallery of spirits, specters, demons, and ghouls.
About the Contributors:
Erik Burnham was convinced that he should be a magician, but with no manual dexterity, he instead gravitated to creating stories and is best known for his long run on IDW Publishing’s Ghostbusters comic. He calls Minnesota home.
Kyle Hotz has illustrated various titles for a range of major comic publishers, including Marvel, DC, Dark Horse, and Image. In addition to his work on iconic characters such as The Hulk, Venom, Spiderman, Green Goblin, and Captain America, he is the co-creator and illustrator of the cult favorite series Billy the Kid’s Old Timey Oddities. Kyle lives and works in Ohio with his family and four pug dogs.
About Sony Pictures Consumer Products:
Sony Pictures Consumer Products (SPCP) is the licensing and merchandising division of Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE), a subsidiary of Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation. SPE’s global operations encompass motion picture production, acquisition and distribution; television production, acquisition and distribution; television networks; digital content creation and distribution; operation of studio facilities; and development of new entertainment products, services and technologies. For additional information, go to http://www.sonypictures.com.
Ghost Corps, Inc., a subsidiary of Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., is focused on expanding the Ghostbusters brand with live-action feature films, animated motion pictures, television, merchandise, and other new entertainment products. Ghost Corps is headquartered on the Sony Pictures Studios lot in Culver City, Calif.
About Insight Editions:
Insight Editions is a publisher focused on creating superlative illustrated books on photography, music, and popular culture. Lavishly produced and visually stimulating, every volume from Insight is dedicated to the skillful interplay of word and image. The books produced are unique works that combine the highest quality print production values with time-honored traditions of publishing and rich subject matter. Elegant and informative, books from Insight showcase the best of art and photography in exquisite presentations of the bookmaker’s craft. For more information, visit www.insighteditions.com.
Insight Editions will be at Comic-Con International (SDCC) on July 21-24, 2016. Booth #1703.
Beijing Book Fair
Insight Editions will be at Beijing Book Fair in Beijing, China on August 24 – 28, 2016. Booth #E2 D10.