If dealing with the closure of Telltale Games final fall is not exhausting sufficient, put together for extra heartbreak. According to digitial distribution web site GOG.com, the now-defunct studio’s video games are being delisted from the storefront.
A post on the site’s forum states that the remainder of Telltale’s titles might be faraway from GOG on Monday, May 27 at three AM PST / 6 AM EST / 10 AM UTC / 11 AM BST. This consists of The Wolf Among Us, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, Hector: Badge of Carnage, each Batman: The Telltale Series and Batman: The Enemy Within, all the Sam & Max collection, the Puzzle Agent collection, and Strong Bad’s Cool Game for Attractive People. Anyone who bought these video games on GOG earlier than the delisting will nonetheless have entry to the titles of their libraries, the submit confirms.
Tales from the Borderlands was additionally speculated to be lower, however in line with a statement from publisher 2K Games to Eurogamer, “We are working to get Tales from the Borderlands back up on digital storefronts as soon as possible. All prior digital purchases of the game will of course still be honoured and supported.”
Tales from the Borderlands and The Walking Dead can’t be bought on Steam right now. A handful of different titles–such as the whole Sam & Max collection and the ultimate season of The Walking Dead–cannot be purchased on Steam both, whereas video games like Batman: The Telltale Series and The Wolf Among Us are nonetheless listed as out there for buy. It’s unclear if the remainder of Telltale’s video games might be pulled from the platform on Monday.
With the information of GOG pulling Telltale’s catalog from the platform, it is attainable that the PlayStation and Xbox One shops may face an identical destiny within the close to future. As of now, although, each the PlayStation Store and the Xbox One retailer record Telltale video games as out there for buy.
The California-based studio closed its doors in October 2018. The shuttering shocked followers, critics, and workers of the corporate, because the stufio was nonetheless wrapping up improvement on The Walking Dead: The Final Season. The studio additionally had three, now-canceled video games in improvement: a second season of Game of Thrones, a Stranger Things title, and The Wolf Among Us: The Second Season.