Telltale is due to tackle Minecraft in a narrative-driven game

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Creators of The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us, and Game of Thrones now take on Minecraft.

Following on from Telltale Games' teases of a new project announcement yesterday, the developers have now unveiled what it was they were hinting at - Minecraft: Story Mode.

The game will be narrative-driven game series, as per Telltale's other popular titles such as The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us.

Minecraft: Story Mode will be a stand-alone title due for release in 2015 across consoles, PC, and mobile devices. And Telltale says it will "mix new characters with familiar themes, in an entirely original Minecraft experience."

Over on Mojang's site they also talked about the news saying, "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."

Mojang also created a cool interactive announcement to unveil the news, check it out here.

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