The end of Telltale games: all the updates about the fall of the studioOctober 7, 2018
From industry darling to failure
Telltale Games enjoyed a meteoric rise as a studio, adapting major Hollywood franchises like The Walking Dead, Batman, Game of Thrones and others. But in November 2017, problems began to emerge. The company laid off nearly a quarter of its workforce, and in March, those problems became visible as reports surfaced of a toxic management culture and a continual grind that burned out many of its developers.
In September 2018, the company abruptly laid off a majority of its staff, leaving many of them without severance, and effectively canceling the projects that it had in the works.
Follow along for all of our updates about the end of Telltale games.