Robert Kirkman’s comic series, The Walking Dead, is about zombies. Unsurprisingly, the team has heard many game pitches for the property, as, you know, the whole zombie thing. The hit AMC show probably didn’t dampen interest, either. Telltale snagged the license by wanting to make a game that wasn’t just about shooting and brains.
“We really wanted to focus on the human story,” said Telltale marketing director Richard Iggo.