The spin-off to the sandbox game Minecraft might be arriving earlier than we expected.
According to a sale list from Amazon, the Mincraft: Story Mode game will be available to the market on October 27, though developer Telltale Games has announced any release date for the spin-off game. The listing was from the North American release in Amazon while in the UK, it was listed for an October 30 release. The game listing also noted that the disc will include the first episode and will grant access to four more episodes when they become available, this also means that you will be needing an internet connection to access the succeeding episodes. The game will also takes you to different locations such as the Nether, the Farlands, the End, and beyond.
Here is what was found on the description posted by Amazon:
- Created by award-winning adventure game powerhouse Telltale Games, in partnership with Minecraft creators, Mojang
- Featuring the voices of Patton Oswalt (Ratatouille, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D), Brian Posehn (The Sarah Silverman Program, Mission Hill), Ashley Johnson (The Last of Us, Tales from the Borderlands), Scott Porter (Friday Night Lights, X-Men)
- Dave Fennoy (The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series, Batman: Arkham Knight), Martha Plimpton (The Goonies, Raising Hope), Corey Feldman (The Goonies, Stand by Me), Billy West (Futurama, Adventure Time), Paul Reubens (Tron: Uprising, Pee-Wee’s Playhouse)
- You will drive the story through the decisions you make: what you say to people (and how you say it), and what you choose to do in moments of thrilling action will make this YOUR story.
The box art is still not final, though the game will be priced at $30. Minecraft: Story Mode is one of the popular franchises that will be given a story-driven adventure game by Telltale Games, some of the previous works were Tales from The Borderlands, Back to the Future, Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead.