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New Walking Dead Details and Gameplay Shamble Out

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N0T PENNYS B0AT - just bought a ps4
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 11:57
Knocking on death's door

Now that we know http://www.trueachievements.com/The-Walking-Dead-xbox-3....htm will be coming to XBLA, the wait seems to be taking forever. We've only seen a little bit of the game in action, but these three new walkthroughs should give us a better idea of the game's choice-oriented point-and-click gameplay. Some parts can be pretty revealing of the game's first episode, so don't watch them if you want to remain totally spoiler-free.

http://www.gametrailers.com/video/episode-1-the-walking/7293...
http://www.gametrailers.com/video/episode-1-the-walking/7294...
http://www.gametrailers.com/video/episode-1-the-walking/7294...

The five episodes will play out on a monthly basis for 400 MSP each and purchasing the first game will allow you to use it as a hub to purchase future episodes as the year goes on. Telltale is known for focusing on storytelling first, and this game is no different. Many choices you make will change the game in major ways.

For example, early on you'll have to save one young boy or another. Whoever you choose, both fathers will react differently to you and may even choose to oppose you later in the game. Everything you do will have a cause and effect, Telltale says. It should make up for the unconventional gameplay many of you had issues with.

With no release dates yet, here are the names of the five episodes:

Episode 1 – A New Day
Episode 2 – Starved for Help
Episode 3 – Long Road Ahead
Episode 4 – Around Every Corner
Episode 5 – No Time Left
Though the game is still scheduled for release sometime later this month, time really seems to be running out. Unless the game finds a Friday date, it looks like it may be waiting until next month to kick off its five-part story.
Barad XBA
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 12:04, Edited on 22 April 12 at 12:04 by Barad XBA
Looks decent and quite interesting, might try it out. Not sure I want to spend 2000msp on it all though.
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A7X Unleashed
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 12:18
not what i thought it was gonna be to be honest
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 12:19
400 achievement points for each episode? Or 200 a episode? That is the question.
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Freamwhole
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 12:21
I was super excited about this title, but that price point is a little daunting. Deal of the Week material?
Gennady25X
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 12:24
I've already bought this on steam. So excited! I'm going to avoid watching any videos about it from now on
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MarcFisher58
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 12:39
Found the achievement list online. Was wondering how they were going to deal with the achievements having a branching story. The first 3 achievements are obtained in the 3 videos at the top.

1. Out of the Frying Pan - 10G
Complete chapter 1 of episode 1

2. Adventures in Babysitting - 10G
Complete chapter 2 of episode 1.

3. In Your Charge - 10G
Complete chapter 3 of episode 1.

4. Rock and a Hard Place - 10G
Complete chapter 4 of episode 1.

5. It's Just One Bullet - 10G
Complete chapter 5 of episode 1.

6. Hey, Bud - 10G
Complete chapter 6 of episode 1.

7. Two Enter, One Leaves - 15G
Complete chapter 7 of episode 1.

8. Everything's Going to be Okay - 25G
Complete Episode 1: A New Day.
Posted on 22 April 12 at 12:51, Edited on 22 April 12 at 12:52 by
i really like the cartoon looking graphics but he game seems just ok i will maybe play the first episode first before i decide on the rest
Jakeythedude
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 12:52
Keeper76 said:400 achievement points for each episode? Or 200 a episode? That is the question.Same question.

Freamwhole said:I was super excited about this title, but that price point is a little daunting. Deal of the Week material?Dude, how is 400msp daunting? You want developers to work for free?
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 13:25
Jake2355 said:Keeper76 said:400 achievement points for each episode? Or 200 a episode? That is the question.Same question.

Freamwhole said:I was super excited about this title, but that price point is a little daunting. Deal of the Week material?Dude, how is 400msp daunting? You want developers to work for free?
5 x 400 = 2000MSP. Basic maths chap.
Lord Gothic
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 14:06
Tantric Monkeys said:Jake2355 said:Keeper76 said:400 achievement points for each episode? Or 200 a episode? That is the question.Same question.

Freamwhole said:I was super excited about this title, but that price point is a little daunting. Deal of the Week material?Dude, how is 400msp daunting? You want developers to work for free?
5 x 400 = 2000MSP. Basic maths chap.
2000 msp for 10 hours gameplay dont sound to bad to me.
Posted on 22 April 12 at 14:28
In the first video he calls Dead Island a great game. Gotta disagree with you there buddy. This on the other hand looks very promising.
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 14:33
Im a big fan of the show so ill be buying them all, 2000msp doesnt sound bad at all. Plus it gives me something to do till I wait for it to come back out in the fall with season 3.
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 14:44
Doesn't look all that great
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Dibbs93
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 15:22
i will defo be getting love walking dead
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 15:27
Huge fan and critic of the show but this game looks like shit. The point and click aspect of it is a total failure. The walking dead should have been made by a game company that could have produced a fallout 3 style of gameplay.

I want to find items to help me survive, I want quests, I want to decide where to build a shelter or fort to fend off waves of zombies. I get none of that from this bullshit version.
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wiLLYb0ifR3Sh
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 15:57
MarcFisher58 said:Found the achievement list online. Was wondering how they were going to deal with the achievements having a branching story. The first 3 achievements are obtained in the 3 videos at the top.

1. Out of the Frying Pan - 10G
Complete chapter 1 of episode 1

2. Adventures in Babysitting - 10G
Complete chapter 2 of episode 1.

3. In Your Charge - 10G
Complete chapter 3 of episode 1.

4. Rock and a Hard Place - 10G
Complete chapter 4 of episode 1.

5. It's Just One Bullet - 10G
Complete chapter 5 of episode 1.

6. Hey, Bud - 10G
Complete chapter 6 of episode 1.

7. Two Enter, One Leaves - 15G
Complete chapter 7 of episode 1.

8. Everything's Going to be Okay - 25G
Complete Episode 1: A New Day.
8 achievements worth 100G? That can't be right..
wes coasn
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 16:06
I like the show and I want to get these but I will wait for a bundle version on disk.
Salaryman CP
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 16:17
Probably gunna pick up each chapter on release. Wondering on how many achievements it will have and whether it will all be one game and end up with 1000G
wolfzero01
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Posted on 22 April 12 at 16:35
at least the price is decent. not a huge fan of the art style, but I'll buy each one as it comes out.