If seeing the first trailer for Telltale’s video game take on Game of Thrones a week or so ago had you too excited to wait for the release of the first episode, fear not, you shall not wait much longer at all.
It’s been announced that episode one of the six-part season, titled “Iron from Ice,” will be out this week. Today, in fact, for PC, Mac, and PlayStation 4 players here in the States. Tomorrow sees it released for Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PS4 players in Europe. If you prefer playing on iOS you can get the game Thursday, with a release on PS3 for both the U.S. and Europe coming on December 9th. An Android release date will be announced soon.
To celebrate the release of the first episode a new launch trailer has been released with new peeks at the game not seen in the first trailer. You can watch it below.
Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series is a new six part episodic game series set in the world of HBO’s groundbreaking TV show.
This new story tells of House Forrester, a noble family from the north of Westeros, loyal to the Starks of Winterfell. Caught up in the events surrounding the War of the Five Kings, they are thrown into a maelstrom of bloody warfare, revenge, intrigue, and horror as they fight to survive while the seven kingdoms tear themselves apart.
You will take on the role of different members of the Forrester household, and determine their fate through the choices you make; your actions and decisions will change the story around you.
– Developed by the creators of the award-winning The Walking Dead – A Telltale Games Series, and The Wolf Among Us
– Meet and interact with characters from HBO’s hit TV show
– Visit King’s Landing, The Wall and other familiar locations
– Feel what it is like to play the Game of Thrones, where you win… or you die