Telltale doing Wallace and Gromit games

By Mike, Friday, 25 July 2008 15:32 GMT

Telltale games is to release a batch of episodic titles based around Nick Park’s Wallace and Gromit franchise, the company told the AP earlier today.

The series will be called Wallace & Gromit’s Grand Adventures and will continue the popular “clay look” from the films and TV shorts.

“We’re certainly going for the clay look with this,” CEO Dan Connors said. “Clay presents a challenge if you really get into the detail of it. For example, adding fingerprints in a medium where there aren’t any is one of the discussions of how far we should go with the game’s detail.”

Grand Adventures will feature more physical and situation-based comedy, and will likely follow the distribution model of Telltale’s episodic video game series Sam & Max, says the piece.

More through the link.

By Mike Bowden

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here.



Dan Connors

Nick Park

Sam And Max

  • Sam and Max may go into Space during Season 3

    Telltale has posted a link on its site to a Sam and Max teaser suggesting that Season 3 will take the crime fighting duo into Space. There’s even a sound clip talking all philosophical and such through here. It’s possible. The duo has already met Santa and Satan, so it’s not that far-fetched. Thanks, BigDownload.

  • Sam and Max Season One and Two coming to XBLA

    Telltale’s announced that Sam & Max Seasons One and Two are heading to Xbox Live Arcade. This is the wacky dog and rabbit thingies’ 360 debut. PC and Wii users will be getting Season Two sometime soon, said the firm. No release dates were mentioned in the press release. Read on for more.