“Faith,” Chapter 1 of Telltale Games’ The Wolf Among Us, arrives for Xbox download on October 11th; and today we have the launch trailer along with several new screenshots.
The Wolf Among Us is based on Bill Willingham’s award-winning comic book series Fables and licensed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment.
From the Press Release:
The season premiere episode of The Wolf Among Us, titled “Faith,” will arrive for download worldwide this Friday, October 11th, on Xbox Games Store for just $4.99 US. A Season Pass option is available for the first time on Xbox Games Store for Telltale’s new series enabling consumers to purchase the rest of the five episode series (Episodes 2-5) at a discount for $14.99 versus the $4.99/episode price. Episodes 2-5 will also be available for individual purchase as they release on Xbox 360.
The series will also launch worldwide on PC this Friday, October 11th, available via the Telltale Online Store, Steam, and other online digital distribution outlets as a Season Pass that includes entitlement to all five episodes as they release. The Wolf Among Us can be pre-ordered now for a 10% discount up until the time the game launches this Friday.
The Wolf Among Us will also premiere on PlayStation Network for PlayStation 3 in North America on Tuesday, October 15th. The PlayStation 3 version of the game series will be available for consumers to purchase as individual episodes for $4.99 USD or as a Season Pass for $19.99, which will include episodes 1-5 as they are released. A release date for the title on PlayStation Network in Europe (SCEE) will be announced soon.
A consistent New York Times bestseller, Fables is one of DC Entertainment’s longest-running series published under its Vertigo imprint since 2002. With over a dozen Eisner Awards, including Best Writer, Best New Series, and numerous wins for Best Serialized Story, the Fables universe has become one of the richest mythologies in the world of comics, imagining that characters like Snow White, The Big Bad Wolf, and Pinocchio from the world’s most beloved storybooks are real – real, and living among us, with all of their powers intact.
Set prior to the events seen in the first issue of the Fables comic book series, The Wolf Among Us puts players in the role of Bigby Wolf, a man once more infamously known as The Big Bad Wolf. Now the sheriff of a hidden community in New York City, exiled from the land of fairy tales, Bigby is tasked by the bureaucrat Snow White to keep order within a society of mythical creatures and characters trying to remain undetected in the world of the mundane. From a chain-smoking member of The Three Little Pigs to a car-stealing Mr. Toad itching for his next wild ride, The Wolf Among Us examines the lives of beings straight from the pages of myth and lore, now trying to survive on the meanest and most run-down streets of New York City.
To learn more, visit the official The Wolf Among Us website.
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