“We’ve made the difficult decision to delay The Wolf Among Us 2 beyond 2023. We know, it’s frustrating to hear. We started this project in 2020 and we are still determined to tell the continuation of the story of Bigby and the rest of the Fableville gang. However, this will take more time. As disappointed as you are to hear that, we feel even worse for having to say it. But work continues. We are committed to delivering the next thing fans deserve and doing what’s right for the game while protecting the health of our team. We greatly appreciate your patience and understanding“, we read in the Telltale Games press release.
The sheriff scares me
Can you bet on a release in 2024? Not even, Telltale Games is now reluctant to announce a launch window before any guarantees on it. So patience remains for Jamie Ottilie, the current CEO of Telltale Games, who says he is aware of the expectations surrounding this sequel, the first adaptation of Bill Willingham’s comic book that remains one of the company’s most acclaimed projects. is. Telltale Games. At the house of IGNthe leader emphasizes that he is largely motivated by the desire not to sink into the creak, to which the former Telltale Games had also succumbed, but the development also encountered other recent realities, such as the pandemic and the recruitment problems that have been going on for two years. Note that the team took the opportunity to move from Unreal Engine 4 to Unreal Engine 5.
That is also confirmed The wolf among us 2 will be offered episodically like its predecessor, but Telltale Games aims to complete development on all episodes before distribution begins. This year, 2023 should nevertheless mark the relaunch of the Telltale Games label thanks to the launch of The Expanse, an adaptation of the science fiction series in production at Deck Nine Games. Development of an as-yet-unannounced third game, piloted by Telltale Games, has also just begun, IGN tells us.