Gaming News: THE WALKING DEAD Gets a Teaser Trailer (+ Michonne Gets An Origin Story)

Written by Kris Heys Friday, 16 March 2012

Gaming News

With the final episode of THE WALKING DEAD hitting our screens this coming week, it's that time again to start panicking over how we'll possibly wile away the hours until its return in October. Well, this year it just got a whole lot easier, with the official video game finally being released this April. Here's the new, very effective teaser trailer to whet our appetites...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFLZJ3PKGz8

The game will reportedly focus on new characters - this time a survivor named Lee, a prisoner freed prematurely amidst a zombie attack, who befriends Clementine, a young girl separated from her family (read: they were eaten). The unlikely duo must work together to survive a perilous journey to the deep south. Why the deep south? Despite their name, developers Telltale remain ironically tight-lipped. In fact, the only other details we have thus far is that some of our favourite characters from the show/comic will make appearances in the narrative, albeit fleetingly.

For more information, check out Telltale Games' website HERE.

If games aren't your bag, how about porn?

We're serious.

In the latest issue of Playboy magazine, Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard present for the first time - the untold origin of Michonne. Here's a panel...

Why choose a nuddy mag to premiere the story of one of the strongest female characters in comic book history? We haven't a clue. But until it's collected one day in a trade paperback, this is the only way to see it. For those of us not used to unashamedly handing money over the counter for material of this nature, take solace in the fact this month's cover looks like this:

Guess it could have been a lot worse. Imagine if Kirkman had been a fan of Razzle!

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0 #1 Animal Johns 2012-03-17 15:20
Reader's Zombie Wives? (Though to be fair if I recall some of the states in there from my er... youth, the difference would be negligible)
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