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The Washington Square Ghost is a minor antagonist in the 1989 American comedy-horror film Ghostbusters II.

After the river of ectoplasm underneath New York summons countless spirits to New York, one such ghost manifests as a giant monster at Victory Arch in Washington Square.

Appearance

The Washington Square Ghost is an enormous hulking beast with orange coloration. It has a wide gaping maw filled with yellowed teeth, proportionally small red eyes, flaring nostrils, and muscular arms. It has numerous tumor-like boils on its back and several dimple-like dents on its lower torso.

Powers and Abilities

The Washington Square Ghost possesses the following powers and abilities:

  • Enormous size

Fate

The Washington Square Ghost's fate is never revealed, but it can be assumed that it dispersed when Vigo the Carpathian was defeated.

Trivia

  • The puppet used for the creature was made by special effects expert Phil Tippett.

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