Fans React To The Closure Of Telltale Games


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Yesterday, information of Telltale Games imminent closure shook the business and gaming circles alike. Whether via The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us, Minecraft: Story Mode, Tales from the Borderlands, or considered one of its different many releases, Telltale has earned many followers since its founding in 2004, virtually all of that are heartbroken to see it, and its signature type of video games, go.

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As one of many larger, extra notable, closures lately, many are merely dolorous, not solely due to the numerous video games and IP being left behind, however as a result of there may be now over 225 builders with out a job, and from the sounds of it, in horrible conditions.

And thus naturally, the doleful, shocked, and grateful reactions by followers have been overwhelming. Here’s only a glimmer of it:

There’s additionally been a smaller, much less optimistic response of individuals offended in regards to the prospect of not getting a refund on The Walking Dead: The Final Season — which has seemingly been cancelled — pre-orders, however the majority of reactions are akin to those above.

The one little bit of positivity born out of all of that is watching followers and the business collect across the now 225-plus unemployed ex-Telltale staffers with assist and even job alternatives.

It is a dismal, however essential reminder to everybody that consumes video video games that they’re made by human beings, who usually sacrifice rather a lot in making tasks for all of us to take pleasure in.

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