|"You Can't Teach An Old Demon New Tricks"
Season 5, Episode 3
Aired: Saturday September 15, 1990
Writer: Larry DiTillio
Synopsis: The Ghostbusters are pulled through a magician's cabinet to a dimension where a spirit wants Ray to teach him magic tricks.
- Greg Burson [Gorgoni, Gorgar]
- Louise Vallance [Carmen, Magician's Assistant]
Regular Cast Incidentals
- Buster Jones [Thingies, Swami]
- Maurice LaMarche [Strazinski]
- Kath Soucie [Magician's Assistant, Miranda]
- Frank Welker [Magician's Assistant, Thingies]
- The storyboards for this episode can be found on The Real Ghostbusters Storyboards page.
- Title Reference: "You can't teach an old dog new tricks" is a phrase used to describe it being impossible, or almost impossible, to change someone's habits, traits or mindset.
- The voice actors were recorded on March 28 and April 4, 1990. Dave Coulier recorded alone on April 4, 1990.
- "The Great Strazinski" was named in tribute to early story editor J. Michael Straczynski, returning the tribute JMS played to this episode's writer in "Ragnarok and Roll".