|"The Boogieman Cometh"
Season 1-Network, Episode 8
Aired: Saturday October 18, 1986
Writer: Michael Reaves
Two small children hire the Ghostbusters to get rid of the Boogieman in their closet, a being with whom Egon is well-acquainted.
- Title Reference: "The Iceman Cometh" is a play written by Eugene O'Neill, which premiered on Broadway at the Martin Beck Theatre on October 9, 1946, where it ran for 136 performances before closing on March 15, 1947.
- This episode exists with two different full-length audio tracks; one in which Lorenzo Music is Peter and Laura Summer is Janine, and the other where Dave Coulier is Peter and Kath Soucie is Janine. For more information and multimedia, see the Alternate Episodes page.
- Series regular Frank Welker is the voice of the Boogieman.
- This episode was adapted for View-Master (the classic children's toy which presents images in 3D when looked through the viewer).