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Upcoming Game of Thrones series from TellTale Games will be a very big series

More news has come out about the upcoming Game of Thrones title that TellTale Games has announced they are working on. This will actually end up being a very big series of games and not just one title with TellTale Games mentioning as well that it will span over several years of releases.

Of course like most announcements regarding this franchise, little addition details have been released in today’s announcement as to what we can expect from the games. However this is being called a “multi-year, multi-title partnership” between TellTale Games and HBO regarding the upcoming Game of Thrones series. It’s also been confirmed that the series will be based off of the TV show and not the original novels.

Since the very beginning, Telltale’s goal has been to work alongside the most talented and respected forces in entertainment, bringing their worlds to the interactive space as no other game studio can. Working with HBO to develop a new game series based on Game of Thrones is a natural fit for our studio. This partnership will create an experience that will captivate the huge, global Game of Thrones audience. It will put them in control of the epic stories of warfare, intrigue, violence and revenge that we know and love. – Telltale CEO Dan Connors

As for platforms, the series will begin landing on PC, Mac and mobile devices in 2014. Whether that means Android and iOS or just iOS remains to be seen. As more information is released, we’ll be sure to post an update. Official press release below.

Developer Website: TellTale Games

Telltale Games and HBO® announce Partnership to Create Games based on Game of Thrones®

2012 Studio of the Year and HBO Global Licensing in multi-year, multi-title partnership, to Create Games Based on Emmy® Award-Winning Television Series

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Leading developer and publisher of digital entertainment Telltale Games and HBO Global Licensing today announced a partnership to create an interactive episodic game series based on the critically-acclaimed and Emmy® Award-winning epic drama Game of Thrones.

The multi-year, multi-title partnership between Telltale and HBO Global Licensing is targeted to premiere digitally in 2014 with an episodic game series for home consoles, PC/Mac, and mobile devices. Specific platform details are yet to be announced.

“Since the very beginning, Telltale’s goal has been to work alongside the most talented and respected forces in entertainment, bringing their worlds to the interactive space as no other game studio can,” said Dan Connors, co-founder and CEO of Telltale Games. “Working with HBO to develop a new game series based on Game of Thrones is a natural fit for our studio. This partnership will create an experience that will captivate the huge, global Game of Thrones audience. It will put them in control of the epic stories of warfare, intrigue, violence and revenge that we know and love.”

“We’re delighted to be working with Telltale Games, a proven leader in the creation of engaging interactive content,” stated Josh Goodstadt, Director of Global Licensing. “Our fans are always looking for new, exciting ways to engage with the Game of Thrones brand and this game series will put them right in the middle of the action by letting them decide where the story will lead. This brings a whole new dimension to the world of Westeros.”

Based on the bestselling fantasy book series A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin, Game of Thrones is an epic story where political and sexual intrigue abound as seven noble families fight for control of the Iron Throne and the Seven Kingdoms.

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