Tales from the Borderlands Episode 4 - 'Escape Plan Bravo' Screenshots & Release Dates

Posted on August 2015 by puzzlebox

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Today we can confirm release dates for Tales from the Borderlands: A Telltale Games Series Episode 4 - 'Escape Plan Bravo'... it will be out next week! In the meantime, we've also got a few all-new screenshots from the episode to give you a little peek at what our unlikely heroes are up against.

  • Tues, August 18th - PC/Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3
  • Wed, August 19th - Xbox One, Xbox 360
  • Thurs, August 20th - iOS, Android

In this penultimate episode of the season, captured by Vallory and her goons, Rhys and Fiona are forced to continue the search for the Vault beacon - at gunpoint. The beacon is on the Hyperion moon base - Helios - while our heroes are on Pandora... so there's the pesky cold void of death known as 'space' to overcome. Even with assistance from a familiar face, and with a worryingly helpful Handsome Jack hitching a ride in Rhys' head, getting on board the ominous 'H' is going to take every drop of guile, and quite possibly all the spunk you've got.

There is ONE last thing we can tell you about this episode... sacrifices will need to be made. Can you make the tough choices required to succeed? Join in with the Tales from the Borderlands community speculation!

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Tales from the Borderlands Episode 4 LIVE Crowd Play at PAX Prime

Posted on August 2015 by puzzlebox

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Calling all Borderlands fans at PAX Prime! Join Tales from the Borderlands: A Telltale Games Series devs and cast for a special "Crowd Play" event on Saturday, August 29th at 8:30pm, where we'll be playing Episode 4: 'Escape Plan Bravo' LIVE on a theater-style setup fit for Handsome Jack himself.

Tales from the Borderlands Episode 4 LIVE Crowd Play
Where: Wyvern Theater
When: Saturday, August 29th @ 8:30PM

We'll need all 500 audience members to help us steer the decisions in this penultimate episode of the season, so come equipped with your shouty voice and ready to participate in an evening that should be loads of fun (and probably just a little bit ridiculous). Cosplay is welcomed, and fair warning: there will be giveaways!

Official schedule link: http://prime.paxsite.com/schedule/panel/telltale-games-live-crowd-play

Look for Episode 4 screenshots, trailer, and release dates in the near future, and stay tuned in the coming weeks for more info about Telltale's happenings at PAX Prime.

Game of Thrones Episode 5 - 'A Nest of Vipers' Available Now

Posted on July 2015 by puzzlebox

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Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series Episode 5 - 'A Nest of Vipers' is out now on PC/Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and compatible iOS and Android-based devices. This is the penultimate episode in the season, so don't miss getting caught up in time for the season finale!

Press have been playing the episode too, and here's some of what they had to say...


  • GamesBeat - 90/100 - "EXCELLENT... I love the story that Telltale and I are weaving together... And like any great story, I'm looking forward to the final chapter with mixed emotions because I don’t want this to end."

  • WinterIsComing.net - "10 OUT OF 10 STARS... Telltale Games has accomplished something worth celebrating... Episode 5, 'A Nest of Vipers,' sets the player on a collision course of epic proportions, and it does it at break-neck speed."



  • Destructoid - "UNFORGETTABLE... I was thinking about the last scene hours after I played through it"

If you've already played the episode and have been wanting to discuss THAT particular choice, head over to our Game of Thrones community section here! You'll be in good company.

Game of Thrones Episode 5 - 'A Nest of Vipers' is out Next Week

Posted on July 2015 by puzzlebox

Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series Episode 5 - 'A Nest of Vipers' is out next week! Check out the trailer above for a peek at what the Forresters are facing in this lead-up to the finale.

  • Tues, July 21st - PC/Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3
  • Wed, July 22nd - Xbox One, Xbox 360
  • Thurs, July 23rd - iOS, Android

In this penultimate episode, the actions of every Forrester are vital to the survival of the house. Rodrik's alliance with House Glenmore, and his defiance of the Whitehills, has drawn the ire of an even greater threat: Ramsay Snow. Far across the Narrow Sea in Essos, with Meereen now a free city, Asher is close to securing the army he desperately needs to return home, and save his family. In King's Landing, Mira's activities at Tommen's coronation have not escaped the attention of Margaery Tyrell, and Cersei has realized that the handmaiden may prove useful in her political games. Finally, beyond the Wall, Gared's unlikely allies are reluctant to help in the search for the North Grove... but this far into the frozen wilds, Crows and Free Folk have a common enemy; and winter is coming.

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Minecraft: Story Mode Reveal Trailer and First Cast Details

Posted on July 2015 by puzzlebox

Minecraft: Story Mode

Revealed today at MINECON in London... the world premiere trailer and first cast details for Minecraft: Story Mode - A Telltale Games Series!

You'll control protagonist Jesse throughout the season, as portrayed by actor Patton Oswalt. Jesse and his group of friends revere the legendary Order of the Stone; four adventurers who slayed an Ender Dragon. The Order are the very best at what they do: Warrior, Redstone Engineer, Griefer, and Architect. While at EnderCon, Jesse and his friends discover that something is wrong... something dreadful. Terror is unleashed, and they must set out on a journey to find The Order of the Stone if they are to save their world from oblivion.

The season will feature Patton Oswalt, Brian Posehn, Ashley Johnson, Scott Porter, Martha Plimpton, Dave Fennoy, Corey Feldman, Billy West, and Paul Reubens. Look for further casting details to come!

What else can we tell you about the upcoming series and how cool it is to be collaborating as studios? Hear it straight from Telltale's own CEO and Mojang's Chief Word Officer...

"We've worked closely with the amazing team at Mojang to ensure this story is a natural fit for the Minecraft world fans already know and love," said Kevin Bruner, CEO and co-founder of Telltale Games. "As Jesse, players will steer their own path through a tale of adventure and survival; all brought to life by an all-star cast. Through Telltale's choice-based gameplay and a story spanning from the Nether to the Farlands, the End, and beyond, we can't wait for fans to experience this new take on the beloved world of Minecraft."

"The interactive storytellers at Telltale are giving players the chance to explore their own unique interpretation of the Minecraft universe," said Owen Hill, Chief Word Officer at Mojang. "They've crafted a story that follows the logic of Minecraft, but still manages to feel original. It's actually pretty funny too. And the pig is adorable. We're super excited about players digging deeper into the world of Minecraft: Story Mode later this year."

Minecraft: Story Mode will be a standalone product, separate from the core Minecraft game, and will be available to download later this year on PC/Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and compatible iOS and Android-based devices.

We'll also be doing a panel with Mojang at 4:30pm London time Saturday (8:30am PT / 11:30am ET), where we'll go into a little more depth about how our collaboration started and what you can expect to see in Minecraft: Story Mode. If you're joining us at the convention in London, click here to add the panel to your schedule: https://guidebook.com/guide/38653/event/11392026/

No worries if you're not actually at Minecon - you can check out the livestream of the panel here! http://www.twitch.tv/event/minecon

Telltale Games and The Walking Dead at SDCC 2015

Posted on July 2015 by puzzlebox

TWD Live performance

Telltale Games is preparing to head out to San Diego Comic Con! Together with the wonderful people at Skybound, we've arranged a very special event for fans of our episodic Walking Dead series... The Walking Dead Live Performance!

On Saturday, July 11th at 8pm PT, cast members from the Game of the Year award-winning The Walking Dead: Season One will reprise their roles LIVE on stage at Petco Park in a series of scenes from the game.

Here's who can you expect to see on stage:

  • Melissa Hutchison as Clementine
  • Dave Fennoy as Lee
  • Gavin Hammon as Kenny
  • Nicki Rapp as Lilly
  • Nicole Vigil as Carley
  • Adam Harrington as Andy St. John AND Larry (Terry McGovern, who voiced Larry in-game, could not make it out to San Diego, so Adam is doing double duty to fill in!)

Not going to be at SDCC? We've got you covered too! The entire event will be livestreamed at www.twitch.tv/skybound.

We're so excited to bring these actors together for what should be a very memorable event. Do join us, either in person at Petco Park or virtually on the Twitch stream!

If you're in San Diego, tickets are $30 for a day pass which includes entrance to Walker Stalker and Fan Fest from 11am-5pm inside Petco Park (100 Park Blvd). You can enter at the East Village entrance (also known as "The Beach"). Doors to the live performance open at 7:30pm.

Tickets can be purchased at the East Village entrance to Petco Park, or online at: http://walkerstalkerfanfest.com/tickets/

Skybound will be streaming a variety of games and events throughout the afternoon as well (including Superfight Live), conducting creator interviews, and running contests with free giveaways on Twitch.

We'll also be doing a panel with The Walking Dead live performance cast on Friday, July 10th at 11:30am. The session will include a Q&A, so come along and chat with the stars of the series! More details on that to come.

And if THAT'S not enough Walking Dead goodness for you... we've got more!

TWD Michonne mini-series

Telltale will be a part of the SDCC Skybound Entertainment Celebrates 5 Years panel on Thursday, July 9th at 3:30pm, where we'll be sharing some more info on the upcoming The Walking Dead: Michonne mini-series! Click here to get the panel on your schedule: http://sched.co/3kRC

So in summary - LOTS of Telltale Games activity over the coming week! We would love for you to join us for the action wherever and however you're able.

'Tales from the Borderlands' Episode 3 Available Now

Posted on June 2015 by puzzlebox

Tales from the Borderlands: A Telltale Games Series Episode 3 - 'Catch a Ride' is out now on PC/Mac, PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and compatible iOS and Android-based devices. One tip from us: it's definitely worth doing more than one playthrough for this episode! You will have a significantly different experience depending on whether you trusted Fiona or Handsome Jack at the end of Episode 2.

Check out what the press has to say about this latest installment in the series!

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  • Destructoid - "Tales from the Borderlands could be A SERIOUS GAME OF THE YEAR CONTENDER"


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  • Entertainment Weekly - "THE FUNNIEST EPISODE YET... FANTASTIC"

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'Tales from the Borderlands' Episode 3 Arrives This Week

Posted on June 2015 by puzzlebox

Tales from the Borderlands Ep 3

Just a reminder that Tales from the Borderlands Episode 3 - 'Catch a Ride' is available to download THIS WEEK! Check below for your platform's release date, and look for the trailer on Tuesday at 8am PT / 11am ET.

  • Tue 6/23 - PC/Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3
  • Wed 6/24 - Xbox One, Xbox 360
  • Thu 6/25 - iOS, Android

We really can't wait to share this episode with you guys!

Telltale and Skybound Announce 'The Walking Dead: Michonne - A Telltale Games Mini-Series'

Posted on June 2015 by puzzlebox

The Walking Dead: Michonne - A Telltale Games Series

Announced this morning at E3 in Los Angeles, today we can finally reveal the next installment for The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series, set to premiere later this fall!

The Walking Dead: Michonne - A Telltale Games Mini-Series stars the iconic character from the comic book series haunted by her past and coping with unimaginable loss and regret. The story explores her untold journey during the time between issues #126 and #139. Through this Telltale Games mini-series of 3 episodes, players will discover what took Michonne away from Rick, Ezekiel, and the rest of her trusted group… and what brought her back.

You can expect to see the premiere this fall on PC/Mac, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, and compatible iOS and Android-based devices. You'll need at least the first episode of The Walking Dead: Season Two in order to play The Walking Dead: Michonne, but we'll have more info on that for you closer to the premiere date.

So why did we choose Michonne for Telltale's first-ever mini-series? Robert Kirkman and Telltale's own Kevin Bruner can tell you more...

"In many ways, Michonne herself is a reflection of the world of The Walking Dead. She is brutal and cold on the outside, but deep beneath what is broken, she remains hopeful, trying to claw her way out of the darkness that surrounds her," said Robert Kirkman, creator of The Walking Dead. "In our effort to bring the world of the comic and the world of the Telltale series closer together, there is no greater character than Michonne to help bridge that gap."

"Michonne's complexity and range make her an ideal lead for the compelling interactive drama fans have come to expect from Telltale," said Kevin Bruner, Co-Founder and CEO of Telltale Games. "With this mini-series, players will experience Michonne's challenges first-hand, and the choices they make will shape her journey. We're incredibly honored by Robert for the opportunity to share this untold story in The Walking Dead universe."

As ever, stay tuned to Telltale Games on Twitter, Facebook, and right here on the blog for the latest updates as they happen!

Screenshots for 'Tales from the Borderlands' Episode 3 - 'Catch a Ride'

Posted on June 2015 by puzzlebox

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Alright, kiddos... today we can finally share these screenshots from Tales from the Borderlands Episode 3 - 'Catch a Ride'!

After a dizzying escape from a very-near-almost-certain-death scenario (involving statuesque buttocks), Rhys and Fiona find themselves looking for another piece of the puzzle that will lead them to the untold riches of Vault key ownership. Lost in the mysterious jungle of an Atlas terraforming facility, Fiona finds help from an unexpected mentor, Rhys continues to share brain-space with the disembodied mind of a dead dictator, and love is in the air. Pursued by the ruthless criminal 'Queenpin' Vallory, and with very little help from Vaughn's accountancy skills (or stellar abs), getting anywhere near the Vault will be entirely up to you.

The episode is expected to be available for digital download the week of June 23rd on PC/Mac via the Telltale Online Store, Steam, and other digital distribution outlets, and on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Android, and iOS devices. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and right here on the blog for the latest details on exact release dates as they are confirmed. We can hardly wait for folks to play this one!

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Big Announcement for 'The Walking Dead' Coming at E3

Posted on June 2015 by puzzlebox

YouTube Live @ E3

We're heading down to Los Angeles next week for E3, and we're packing something special for you guys! Watch the Official YouTube Live @ E3 Stream on Monday, June 15th at 9am PT/12pm ET for an announcement about The Walking Dead from series creator Robert Kirkman and Telltale Games.

We've already confirmed that this announcement will not be related to the third season, but it's pretty big news for The Walking Dead fans, and it's coming in 2015... what do YOU think it could be?

Game of Thrones Episode 4 - 'Sons of Winter' Available Now

Posted on May 2015 by puzzlebox

Game of Thrones Episode 4

Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series Episode 4 - 'Sons of Winter' is now available for download on PC/Mac, PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, iOS AND Android! Check out what the press has been saying about this start to the second half of the season...

  • Entertainment Weekly - "impressive culmination of action and plot in one riveting episode. The fourth of six entries in Telltale's episodic game series is perhaps the series' best episode yet"

  • IGN - "the best episode yet"

  • WinterIsComing.net - "Telltale Games has produced a story worthy of the pages of George R.R. Martin's 'A Song of Ice and Fire'... If I could give 'Sons of Winter' more than 10 stars, I would"

  • PC Gamer - "the finest episode in the series to date"

  • GamesRadar - "a triumph, an outstanding next step in this Game of Thrones tale that will leave you desperate to get your hands on Episode 5"

  • Jimquisition - "'Sons of Winter' loses no pace whatsoever, ramping up the tension and providing some gripping scenes indeed. There's stealthy murder, political maneuvering, nervewracking negotiations, and daring escapes, giving Thrones fans of all stripes a little something to get excited about... If you’ve been following along with the series up to this point, you’ll definitely be gripped by this one."

New Screenshots for Game of Thrones Episode 4: 'Sons of Winter'

Posted on May 2015 by puzzlebox

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Today we're thrilled to share these all-new screenshots for Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series Episode 4 - 'Sons of Winter', available to download soon on consoles, PC, Mac, and mobile!

In Episode 4, the fate of the scattered Forresters hangs in the balance, and no one allied with the family is safe. An unexpected meeting offers Rodrik a new opportunity to free Ironrath from its Whitehill stranglehold, but with young Ryon Forrester still held prisoner, his next moves are critical. Gared must abandon Castle Black and venture beyond the Wall in search of the mysterious North Grove, risking encounters with Wildlings and worse. In King's Landing, the population is reeling from a recent royal death, and Mira must step carefully in an increasingly complex game of politics where secrets are traded as currency. Far away in Essos, Asher infiltrates the slave city of Meereen at the behest of Daenerys Targaryen, but will the friendship he holds dear break under the strain of a mission that raises memories best forgotten?

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Marvel and Telltale Games Teaming Up for 2017

Posted on April 2015 by TelltaleGames

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Announced this evening in San Francisco, we're excited to reveal an all-new partnership with the incredible team at Marvel Entertainment. We'll be teaming up on the development of an upcoming Telltale game series project set to premiere in 2017!

As always, stay tuned here for the latest news and details on this and all of our upcoming projects as they become available...

Get 'Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series' Ep 1 Free on iOS & Android (Limited Time!)

Posted on April 2015 by puzzlebox

Game of Thrones Ep 1 - IGN Free Game of the Month April 2015

The first episode of Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series is IGN's Free Game of the Month for April! If you have an iPhone or iPad, don't miss out on claiming your free download code for the App Store. Just click this link: http://www.ign.com/prime/promo/game-of-thrones-free

Prefer to play your mobile games on Android? We've got you covered too! For a limited time, you can get the season premiere of Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series FREE via Amazon, plus save 25% on the season pass. What are you waiting for? Click here to go to the Amazon Appstore page: http://www.amazon.com/Telltale-Games-Game-Thrones/dp/B00QR1SUN0/

Game of Thrones Episode 3 - 'The Sword in the Darkness' Out Now

Posted on March 2015 by puzzlebox

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Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series Episode 3 - 'The Sword in the Darkness' is out now on PC/Mac, PS4, PS3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360! Look for it on iOS and Android-based devices starting tomorrow.

This one is an exciting milestone: with episode 3 of 6 out, we're now officially at the halfway mark of the season! Check out what the press had to say about the latest episode...

  • GamesRadar - "easily on par with some of the TV show's best episodes... The Sword in the Darkness is Game of Thrones' best showing yet"

  • GameSpot - "It made me physically anxious... fabulously disturbing... If you've been playing it safe up to this point, deferring to answers that keep the characters safe and relatively benign, you're in for a rude awakening. Episode Three marks the beginning of the end for neutrality. There are tough decisions to make and no way around them, making this episode true to the Game of Thrones atmosphere at its core."

  • Jimquisition - "The Sword in the Darkness sees Telltale's Game of Thrones start to really hit its stride... After this episode, I finally feel invested in every single point-of-view character, each one having been given a solid task with a sizable array of antagonists and risks on the line. Very well done stuff all round"

  • VentureBeat/GamesBeat - "I'm still riveted. I still cannot wait to play the next episode. I'm still amazed that you get this much entertainment for just about $5 a month. And I'm still not missing the show nearly as much as I would if Telltale wasn't taking great care of me."

  • Entertainment Weekly - "with some brutal but memorable story beats, 'Darkness' sets the stage for a thrilling second half of the season."

  • Game Informer - "wonderfully captivating"

  • PC Gamer - "As a book reader, I have a pretty good idea of where HBO's latest season is headed, but this... feels like something entirely new."

  • Winter-is-Coming.net - "With The Sword in the Darkness, Telltale has once again proven that it is the best in the business. The episode easily gets 10 out of 10 stars from me, and I simply cannot wait for Episode 4."

Borderlands Pre-Sequel Unlocks for 'Tales from the Borderlands' Season Pass Owners

Posted on March 2015 by puzzlebox

Tales from the Borderlands Pre-Sequel unlocks

We've been working with our friends at Gearbox on something cool for you Borderlands fans! Starting TODAY, Tales from the Borderlands Season Pass owners can unlock exclusive weapons, heads, and skins to use in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel!

You will need a SHiFT account to get these Pre-Sequel unlocks, so be sure you've signed up. Your unlocks will be tied to the platform on which you own the Season Pass for Tales from the Borderlands. Here's where you can get the goodness!

  • Xbox One or PS4 Tales from the Borderlands Season Pass owners can redeem their loot in the The Handsome Collection on the same platform
  • Xbox 360 or PS3 Tales from the Borderlands Season Pass owners can redeem their loot in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel on the same platform (note that these can then be transferred to The Handsome Collection using cross-save)
  • Android and iOS Tales from the Borderlands Season Pass owners can redeem their loot in the Steam version of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

If you need help figuring out exactly how to get the unlocks on your platform, check out this support thread, or reach out to support@telltalegames.com.

Launch Trailer & Release Dates for Game of Thrones Episode 3 - 'The Sword in the Darkness'

Posted on March 2015 by puzzlebox

Very busy and exciting times for Telltale this month! Tales from the Borderlands Episode 2 - 'Atlas Mugged' launched just last week, and THIS WEEK you'll be able to play Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series Episode 3 - 'The Sword in the Darkness'!

Check out the trailer and individual platform release dates below. If you're not quite up to date on the season so far, beware of spoilers! If you ARE up to date, just beware of dragons...

  • 3/24 - PC/Mac (worldwide), PS4 & PS3 (North America/SCEA)
  • 3/25 - Xbox One & Xbox 360 (worldwide), PS4 & PS3 (Europe/SCEE)
  • 3/26 - iOS and Android-based devices (worldwide)

This one is set to be a VERY exciting episode. We can't wait to share it with you!

Tales from the Borderlands Episode 2 - 'Atlas Mugged' out now

Posted on March 2015 by puzzlebox

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Tales from the Borderlands Episode 2 - 'Atlas Mugged' is out now on PC/Mac, PS4, PS3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360... and it hits iOS and Android-based devices tomorrow!

If you need an extra push to start playing and join the madcap hilarity, look no further than what the press is saying about this latest episode!

GameSpot - "It's absurd, lewd, and hilarious... a blitz from one high-energy scene to another... continues to be a crazy ride through a story that successfully employs the most beloved elements of the Borderlands franchise."

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Entertainment Weekly - "succeeds in carrying the series' momentum and delivering one of Telltale's most engrossing series yet... [Atlas Mugged] retains the original series' hilarity and gives it a heart I wouldn’t have expected... proves that skipping Tales would be to miss out on one of Telltale's strongest franchise starts."

IGN - "It constantly oscillates between thrilling action scenes, hilarious back-and-forth banter, and some poignant character moments... the episode ends on one of the best cliffhangers in recent Telltale memory... I consider myself completely on board for Telltale's wild ride."

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Polygon - "This is a world where death is cheap and suffering is common, but the game goes out of its way to show you a fun, sometimes joyful time. The voice actors, from Troy Baker to Patrick Warburton, approach the script with gusto, and the writing crackles with the sort of life and energy that drives the best comedy."

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Shacknews - "'Atlas Mugged' makes it clear that Tales from the Borderlands is rapidly becoming a Handsome Jack story. Those looking to see what becomes of the dastardly villain may find their curiosity piqued. As for Rhys and Fiona, the peril surrounding them and their friends is only growing bigger and, judging by the ending, it doesn't look like the third episode will go any easier on them."

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NZGamer - "the latest episode has been worth the wait. Everything that made the debut great - the humour, the larger-than-life characters, the gorgeous art - is still present... spot-on delivery... had me falling off the couch in laughter... Borderlands has always been hilarious, but there's some unexpected depth here as well."

God is a Geek - "the writing is so sharp. It's difficult to think of ten games that make you laugh out loud when playing them, but Tales from the Borderlands does it with such ease that you wonder where the writers have been hiding. Self aware, they totally, absolutely continue to understand the Borderlands universe... this might actually be Telltale's best series"

Tales from the Borderlands Episode 2 - 'Atlas Mugged' Trailer

Posted on March 2015 by puzzlebox

ALL-NEW TRAILER for Tales from the Borderlands Episode 2 - 'Atlas Mugged' is here!

In this second episode of the season, the discovery of the Gortys Project fuels a madcap race to find just what the Atlas Corporation was up to prior to Hyperion's takeover of Pandora. Our intrepid heroes are not the only ones on the trail. Vault Hunters, Bounty Hunters, Vasquez, and a giant monster thing with a mouth that looks like a... well, you'll see... are all in pursuit. And to complicate matters, Rhys is being haunted by visions of a dead despot AND what Vaughn looks like without his shirt on. Can Fiona and Sasha hold everything together? That's up to you.

Stay tuned for more details on the episode before it arrives next week starting March 17th!

Telltale at GDC, PAX East, and SXSW

Posted on February 2015 by puzzlebox

Telltale will be at GDC, PAX East, and SXSW in the coming weeks! Come join us talking about story as gameplay, multi-genre writing, the future of interactive storytelling and more. Here’s your handy guide to what we've got going on!

Telltale Games at GDC 2015

When Story is the Gameplay: Multi-Genre Writing for Telltale Games
Tuesday, March 3 @ 4:30 PM
Room 3016, West Hall
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When story is the gameplay, writing and design become one. As Telltale continues to develop content that pushes the boundaries of what has traditionally defined the adventure game genre, it also continues to explore its own interactive output for multi-genre storytelling. From sci-fi action-comedy, to apocalyptic drama, epic fantasy, neon-noir and beyond - story defines genre in Telltale's unique brand of episodic, narrative-driven, next-generation digital entertainment. In this panel, moderated by freelance writer, Tom Bissell, hear from Telltale's leading writers and designers on what it's like to create stories in an environment where the process of writing and design have increasingly become one.

Telltale Games at PAX East 2015

Storytime with Kevin Bruner and Dan Connors of Telltale Games
Friday, March 6 @ 10:30 AM
Main Theatre
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We'll be opening PAX East with the FIRST EVER two-player Storytime Session! Start your PAX with Telltale Games co-founders Kevin Bruner and Dan Connors.

Tales from the Borderlands - Rhys and Fiona

Also look out for us at the Inside Gearbox Software panel in the Main Theatre on Sunday, March 8 at 10:30 AM! We'll be there with our Gearbox friends as well as very special guests Troy Baker and Laura Bailey (Rhys and Fiona in Tales from the Borderlands)!

Telltale Games at SXSW 2015

Telltale Games: Interactive Storytelling in 2015
Sunday, March 15 @ 3:15 PM
Palmer Events Center - Geek Stage
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Minecraft: Story Mode, Game of Thrones, Tales from the Borderlands, The Wolf Among Us, and The Walking Dead! Over the past 10 years, Telltale Games has become an industry leader in story-driven gameplay and episodic gaming content. Join Telltale CEO and co-founder Kevin Bruner and a lineup of special panel guests to hear about some of our latest work! Additional details coming soon...

Telltale and Mojang Developing 'Minecraft: Story Mode - A Telltale Games Series' for 2015

Posted on December 2014 by puzzlebox

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As 2014 comes to a close, we are delighted to confirm our partnership with Mojang to create a new episodic game series based on one of the most popular video games in history - Minecraft.

Minecraft: Story Mode will be an all-new narrative-driven game series developed by Telltale in collaboration with Mojang. Set in the world of Minecraft, the series will feature an original story, driven by player choice. It will not be an add-on for Minecraft, but rather a separate stand-alone product that will premiere in 2015 on consoles, computers and mobile devices.

Telltale's game series will mix new characters with familiar themes, in an entirely original Minecraft experience, inspired by the Minecraft community and the game that continues to inspire a generation.

For more information on why Telltale and Mojang chose to work together, visit Mojang's blog.

2014 is Telltale's tenth anniversary year; seeing in the climactic finales of the critically acclaimed and best-selling The Wolf Among Us and The Walking Dead: Season Two. With the recent premieres of both Game of Thrones and Tales from the Borderlands, our 2015 lineup will include the remainder of both of those new series, and now it will also include the premiere of Minecraft: Story Mode.

After ten years of making games, Telltale is JUST getting started! We would like to thank all of our incredible fans across the world, as we continue to forge ahead in creating adventures where the most important author of each story is YOU. We'll have more in the months ahead, but for now, we thank you again, and wish you a safe and happy holiday and a prosperous New Year!

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