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The Walking Dead: Episode 1 - A New Day
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Release Date (US):
April 24th, 2012
Release Date (UK):
April 26th, 2012
Online Players:
Telltale Games
Telltale Games
M [Mature]
PSU Rank:
0 of 1166 Games
PSU Rank on PSN:
0 of 0 Games
Additional Information:
Also on Xbox 360

About The Walking Dead: Episode 1 - A New Day

Play as Lee Everett, a convicted criminal, who has been given a second chance at life in a world devastated by the undead. With corpses returning to life and survivors stopping at nothing to maintain their own safety, protecting an orphaned girl named Clementine may offer him redemption in a world gone to hell.



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A New Day proves to be Telltale Games' best outing in the adventure genre in recent memory--if not, ever. This is episodic gaming done right, and just like The Walking Dead TV show, we can't wait for the next episode.

We like

  • Very 'human' cast of characters
  • Story is engaging, characters evolve nicely
  • Great cell-shaded art keeps the game super stylized and pretty

We dislike

  • Slight audio/visual hiccups

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[Editor’s note: We realize that Episode 1 – A New Day was released in April. We received review code a little late, and held this review to coincide with the launch of Episode 2. Look for Episode 2’s review tomorrow!] The Walking Dead: Episode 1- A New Day is Telltale Games’ best outing in the adventure genre in recent memory—if not, ever. Regardless of if you’re a fan of Robert Kirkman&rsq...

The Walking Dead: Episode 1 - A New Day News

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