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Minecraft set to receive Telltale Games treatment | Power Up Gaming
Telltale Games and Mojang have today announced that they are to create a new episodic game series based on one of the most popular video games of all-time, Minecraft. In a blog post, Telltale confirmed that the massive sandbox game will be receiving their trademark interactive storytelling treatment, with the debut episode set to launch in 2015. The Wolf Among Us and The Walking Dead developers revealed that Minecraft: Story Mode will combine new characters with familiar themes, "in an entirely new Minecraft experience". A separate Mojang post confirmed: "Mojang is collaborating with Telltale and members of the community to make Minecraft: Story Mode as Minecrafty as possible… We’re not intending on creating an 'official' story for Steve, or explaining the world of Minecraft in detail. It will be a cool game." In a later press release, Kevin Bruner, president and co-founder of Telltale Games, said: "Minecraft is a world of infinite possibility and imagination. Working with