As promised Telltale Games has officially revealed The Walking Dead- Season 2 coupled with details regarding what the season will be about.
According to Telltale, season two “will continue the story of Clementine, a young girl orphaned at the outset of the undead apocalypse, now left to her own devices to seek safety and survive in a world gone mad. Now assuming the role of an ordinary child, players will struggle to outwit both the dead and the living in situations that will test their morals and control the flow of the story through their decisions and actions.”
Telltale CEO Dan Connors also offered up details of his own, while praising the world Robert Kirkman and his friends were able to forge several years ago.
“The terrifying nature of Robert Kirkman’s world has allowed Telltale to push the boundaries of interactive drama in video games to a place that has had fans anxious to know what will happen next in this series,” said Connors. “Today we can finally lift the veil, albeit only a little, on how this story will continue, and we’ll soon be putting players in the shoes of a lead role that will challenge their expectations of how to survive in a world where no one can be trusted.”
This new season will comprise of 5 episodes and will be arriving on PC, Xbox 360, PS3, and iOS “later this year”, “with additional platforms to be announced.” The game is already available for pre-order on Steam and players will be able to save 10% on the season pass.
The game also received a new trailer which can be viewed here.
Telltale also officially confirmed the existence of the Game of the Year Edition for the first season of The Walking Dead, even though the game has been available for pre-order on amazon for quite some time. This edition will include the original game alongside it’s DLC 400 Days and some additional documentary content.