Sony Pictures Animation will further expand the Ghostbusters property’s footprint with an animated series, Ghostbusters: Ecto Force, to premiere in early 2018, the company announced.  The series will be set in 2050, with a new generation of Ghostbusters who capture ghosts around the world with help from local teams.  The target audience is described as "younger-skewing."  Ivan Reitman, who directed the first two Ghostbusters films, will produce.  No channel was announced.

Sony also announced a new Hotel Transylvania animated series, to debut in 2017 on the Disney channel worldwide; and a Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs series to air in 2017 on Cartoon Network.