Telltale Games and Mojang today confirmed Minecraft: Story Mode – A Telltale Games Series. The game is currently in development and aims for a 2015 release.
“Minecraft: Story Mode will be an all-new narrative-driven, episodic game series, developed by Telltale in collaboration with Mojang and members of the Minecraft community,” Telltale said today in a press release. “Set in the world of Minecraft, the game series will introduce new characters and familiar themes, but will be an entirely original Minecraft experience inspired by the game that continues to inspire a generation.”
“Partnering with Mojang is a dream come true for us as game makers and as storytellers,” said Kevin Bruner, President and Co-Founder of Telltale Games. “Minecraft is a world of infinite possibility and imagination. Working with the Mojang team on our own unique, story-driven interpretation of their fascinating universe is a tremendous honor. We simply cannot wait for fans across the world to take off with us on this new adventure.”
Minecraft: Story Mode will available in 2015 on Xbox 360 and Xbox One, PS3, PS4, Windows PC, Mac, iOS and Android.