The Walking Dead has proven to be a very lucrative video game franchise, thanks in part to the amazing games from Telltale games. In 2016, Starbreeze (The Chronicles of Riddick, The Darkness) will team up with developer Overkill (Payday 2) to bring their vision of The Walking Dead announced series creator Robert Kirkman today on Steam:
“I’m a huge fan of what Overkill and Starbreeze have been able to do with Payday 2,…Its ‘just an amazing co-operative game and I’m excited to be able to announce that Skybound is partnering with Overkill to make a Walking Dead game. I’m happy to say that it’s the co-op game that all of the Walking Dead fans have been waiting for.”
No information was given on exactly what type of game it is or where it will be made available. A brief teaser trailer was given with the announcement:
Are you excited for a non-Telltale Walking Dead game?