An undetermined number of former Telltale employees have joined Skybound Games to finish out the series after Telltale's shuttering.
The story is ending, and the process to close up shop began in early October.
During a Reddit AMA, Skybound Games' CEO told fans that he wanted The Walking Dead: The Final Season's last two episodes manned by '100% former Telltale employees, if possible. He also suggested Episode 3 will be out this year.
Telltale Games and Skybound Games are finalizing details behind a major deal that will let former Telltale developers finish Clementine's story.
Telltale Games suffered another round of layoffs this week, but writer Robert Kirkman suggests 'everyone involved' will make sure Clementine's story continues.
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It's been a tough go for former Telltale employees. The industry has rallied in support of both the former staff members and the stories they told with their games.
The WARN Act requires employees be notified well in advance of mass layoffs.
Telltale Games refutes that it is fully closing, but The Walking Dead: The Final Season's last two episodes aren't a sure thing.
The studio was slated to work with Netflix on a Stranger Things game.