Real Ghostbusters Fitment Guide

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No other way of putting this… we goofed!

There are 2 *slightly* different main sizes of Kenner Real Ghostbusters figures.  When we say *slightly* we mean it’s so insignificant that you don’t notice it at first glance.  The picture below is a Fright Features cardback on top of an Ecto Glow cardback.  You can barely see the edge of the Ecto Glow card, but it’s there!

So, how did we goof?  We had the cases made to “Exact Fit” the slightly smaller size.  🙁

That means some of your RGB will fit perfectly and you will love them… and the others you’ll cry a little inside just like we’re doing.  So, what now??

Luckily, the “next size up” of cases we make (which is the TMNT2 size) makes a great alternative to the ones that don’t fit quite right.  Check out this Ecto Glow shown in a TMNT2 size case.

 

Does it fit exact?  No, but it gets the job done.  It fits “centered” which means the left and right edges are covered by the side lip on each side when the cardback is centered in the case.  Is this ideal?  No, but like we mentioned it gets the job done until we can work on a more permanent solution.  The good news is, when you case them all together and hang them up, you won’t even notice the different size cases.  We put together a buying guide below.  We’re still trying to fill in all the pieces so if you have any input on cardbacks we haven’t listed or tried yet please message us and help us fill in the gaps!

 

RGB1 Exact Fit TMNT2 Fits Centered TMNT1 No Case
Original Series 1 (not ghosts) yes
Original Series 2 yes
Super Fright Features yes
Monsters yes
Ecto Glow yes
Fearsome Flush yes
Slimed Heroes yes
Mini-Shooters yes
Bad to the Bone Too Thick
Stay Puft Too Wide
Green Ghost yes
Power Pack yes
Haunted Humans yes
Pull Speed Ahead ?
Brain Blaster ?
Finger Pop Friends ?
Green Ghost w/Proton Pack yes
Fright Features yes? (reports of “no” also)
Screaming Heroes yes
Filmation Ghostbusters yes? (some do)