With the new trailer TellTale also announced a world premiere event to take place at ArcLight Cinerama Dome! This is located in Hollywood California and will include “the largest Let’s Play” event ever. The crowd will be able to interact with a live demonstration of the upcoming game. Tickets are free and will be given out as a first come first serve basis by emailing: minecraftpremiere[at]telltalegames[dot]com
The first episode of the game will release on October 13th, and retail season pass discs will release on October 27th. The disc includes the first episode with a code to access the rest of the season digitally.
Episode 1: ‘The Order of the Stone,’ the first of five episodes in the season, will premiere digitally worldwide on Tuesday, October 13th this year. The episode will be available at launch on PC and Mac from the Telltale Online Store, Steam, and other digital distribution services, on the PlayStation®Network for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, and on the Xbox Games Store for Xbox One® and Xbox 360®. The season premiere will be available for compatible iOS devices via the App Store and for compatible Android-based devices via Google Play and the Amazon Appstore starting Thursday, October 15th. The series will also be coming to Wii U and PlayStation Vita.
The game also has some stars lined up to particpate in the voice work of several characters in the game.
The season will feature Patton Oswalt as male Jesse, Catherine Taber as female Jesse, Brian Posehn as Axel, Ashley Johnson as Petra, Scott Porter as Lukas, Martha Plimpton as Olivia, Billy West as the narrator, and Paul Reubens as Ivor. Also announced today, in the role of the four ‘Order of the Stone’ members, Dave Fennoy as Gabriel the Warrior, Corey Feldman as Magnus the Griefer, Grey Griffin as Ellegaard the Redstone Engineer, and John Hodgman as Soren the Architect.