Season 1-Syndicated, Episode 49
Aired: Wednesday December 2, 1987
Writer: Mark Edens, Michael Edens
Synopsis: A millionaire asks the Ghostbusters to rid his new hotel, Plump Towers, of a convention of ghosts without disturbing a convention of dentists.
- Frank Campanella [Plump, Mummy]
- Ed Pansullo [Fred]
Regular Cast Incidentals
- Arsenio Hall [Huge Skull-Like Head, Manitou]
- Maurice LaMarche [Ralph, English Ghost]
- Frank Welker [Mayor, Stay Puft Marshmallow Man]
- The script for this episode can be found on The Real Ghostbusters Scripts page.
- Title Reference: DEFCON, the DEFense readiness CONdition, is an alert state used by the United States Armed Forces. It prescribes five graduated levels of readiness (or states of alert) for the U.S. military, and increases in severity from DEFCON 5 (least severe) to DEFCON 1 (most severe).
- The voice actors were recorded on December 12, 1986.
- Two pieces of footage of the convention attendees - at the 17:55 & 21:25 marks - appears in the later season episode "Russian About"