The Walking Dead Series News


The Walking Dead's first episode goes free on Xbox 360 and PS3

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 03, 2013 3:30pm PDT

If, for some reason, you've managed to bunker down and miss the release of last year's Game of the Year-winning The Walking Dead game, you'll be able to get a taste for free. Starting today, the first episode is now free on both Xbox Live Marketplace and PlayStation Network.


PSA: The Walking Dead arrives on Vita today

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 20, 2013 7:30am PDT

All five episodes of Telltale's The Walking Dead arrive on Vita today, along with the 400 Days DLC and the full Vita bundle.


The Walking Dead: 400 Days comes out tomorrow

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 01, 2013 12:31pm PDT

400 Days, the new add-on chapter to The Walking Dead's first season, will be available very soon. How soon? Tomorrow, in fact.


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The Walking Dead: 400 Days preview: Vince's story

By John Keefer, Jun 13, 2013 7:30am PDT

Before the second season of The Walking Dead begins, Telltale is releasing an extra DLC episode.


Telltale's Walking Dead series coming to Vita

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 22, 2013 11:30am PDT

Yes, Shacknews 2012 Game of the Year winner is finding yet another platform to infect. Telltale Games' episodic series will be coming to Vita later this year.


Walking Dead season two targeting fall 2013

By Steve Watts, Mar 06, 2013 9:45am PST

Telltale Games CEO Dan Connors says the second season of The Walking Dead isn't coming until "fall of next year," but hints that we'll hear about something related to the series "fairly soon."


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More Walking Dead may come before season 2

By John Keefer, Feb 25, 2013 2:05pm PST

The Walking Dead was a well-deserved runaway winner for our top game of 2012, and for that reason, we can't wait to get our hands on what Telltale Games has planned for season two. But there's a chance that something could be coming even before that.


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Walking Dead: Survival Instinct trailer released, pre-order bonuses detailed

By John Keefer, Feb 07, 2013 2:50pm PST

Of course The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct has pre-order bonuses. And look, a new trailer showing off gameplay.


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Walking Dead: Survival Instinct to hit March 26; Wii U version confirmed

By Steve Watts, Jan 10, 2013 12:45pm PST

The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct is coming on March 26, and Activision has confirmed that a Wii U version is on the way too.


Telltale offering Walking Dead digitally to those with Xbox 360 retail bug

By Steve Watts, Jan 10, 2013 10:30am PST

Telltale is offering a solution to those suffering from bugs in the retail Xbox 360 version of The Walking Dead. If players can prove they bought the game and own a 4 GB 360, they can get codes for a free download version.


Spoiler-Talk: The Walking Dead and survivor's guilt

By Steve Watts, Jan 09, 2013 12:00pm PST

In Spoiler-Talk, we take a no-holds-barred look at some of the biggest games and discuss what the future holds for these franchises. Expect many, many spoilers. Today: The Walking Dead


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The Walking Dead sells 8.5 million episodes

By Steve Watts, Jan 07, 2013 9:15am PST

The Walking Dead has sold 8.5 million episodes, according to Telltale, and 25% of those sales were on iOS devices.


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Telltale 'figuring out' how to import saves for The Walking Dead season two

By John Keefer, Jan 04, 2013 3:30pm PST

The Walking Dead has received its share of accolades, and is being seriously considered in our Game of the Year voting. However, Telltale Games used several high-profile games and TV shows as models when creating the zombie horror adventure.


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The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct trailer reveals gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 02, 2013 6:00am PST

"Oh," you gulp, reaching out to accept the present and trying not to notice it's wrapped in stained newspaper. Activision eagerly handed over the first gameplay trailer for The Other Walking Dead Game, The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct, on Christmas Day, smiling and starin...


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The Walking Dead full series $10 on XBLA today

By Steve Watts, Dec 28, 2012 7:00am PST

The first episode of The Walking Dead is free on Xbox Live Marketplace, and subsequent episodes are $2.50 apiece today, letting you snag the whole season for $10.


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