Sources: Telltale Hit With Major Layoffs, Possible Shutdown

Source : Sources: Telltale Hit With Major Layoffs, Possible Shutdown

Telltale Games, makers of The Walking Dead adventure games and several other episodic series, laid off many of its developers today and may be shutting down according to messages on social media, a report by The Verge, and a Kotaku source with knowledge of the matter.

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Sad to see that Telltale Games is all but shutting down. I appreciated how much they did to push storytelling in ga…
Bin ein bisschen sad. Habe schon länger keinen Titel mehr gespielt, aber ich habe noch nie so doll bei nem Videospi…
@V1_OSW Know you played the Batman games on stream, dunno if you've seen this bad news today.
Genuinely gutted. Their output may have become stale recently but the Final Season of Walking Dead was looking like…
😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭
Nooooo 🙁
Doesn't make a whole lotta sense to me, they seemed to be doing really good with all their story games.
Yeah absolutley 2nd that, loved the walking dead series that i still have not finished, no doubt members off the te…
More bad news. 😔
This makes me sad
their batman games were perfect
This is sad to hear :(
That's unexpected
Sources: Telltale hit with major layoffs, possible shutdown
Currently only 25 people are working there and hundreds have been laid off.
Telltale está para fechar, nossa que notícia triste mermão! Fontes revelam demissões em massa,e que possivelmente…
This is really sad news for such a talented group of people. Their season 1 of TWD was exceptional, and Clem was aw…
So sad. Tales from the Borderlands had all the personality of Gearbox and all the clever innovation of Telltale. Gr…
This is very sad news, indeed.
Fuck, that means we'll never get The Wolf Among Us season 2
Aw man, this makes my heart sad... I've #played #TheWolfAmongUs, the first couple chapters of the first…
This is a bummer. The first season of the Walking Dead game was far better than anything the show or comic did. The…
This is such a bummer. I loved all the Telltale Games and I was so happy to see a dev in the Bay Area do so well. I…
fuuuuuuuck this sucks... Telltale has had a huge influence on my gaming life and on the RPG genre in general. bIu…
They wont be shutdown but they will have major layoffs, seems it will be 90% of their staff. Deeply saddened by thi…
WHAT!? TWD and Tales From The Borderlands were my favorites! I don't want to see a fantastic company shut down. I f…
aww man, I hope not. I will be really bummed if we don't get the end to Clem's story.
Reeeeeeling from this news 😟
Wait whut 😱 and i was really looking forward to play the wolf among us 2 😭
Yo @JediGandalf that's crazy!
@TheQueenKitsune smh
Huge bummer. Telltale made a lot of my favorite games from recent years.
What!? So sad if this finally happens! :-( I am still looking forward to a third season of Batman and the second se…
Crap. Telltale was one of the good ones. I hate this news.
This should be a wake up call for publishers who think they can just keep their studios milking a particular formul…
Brutal. 🙁 Sad to see TellTale experience more layoffs, this time possibly being the last straw for the company. Was…
Sad Face. Wrapping up TWD season 2 now and was looking forward to starting the final season.
Very sad news about @telltalegames While the engine was tired the creativity was always there. Good luck to all tho…
if we don't get how many episodes were suppose to i expect some fucking money back bitch
Holy shit noooooooo
This is such a bummer, I really love all their games. BUT it sounds like they were working their developers to the…
Aww man. I was waiting for The Wolf Among Us 2, and Minecraft Story Mode was surprisingly good. Hoping that everyon…
r u forreal........
This is such a bummer. Love their games and was super looking forward to The Wolf Among Us Season 2.
No way....
"...only 25 people are currently left at the studio, which previously employed hundreds."
J'avais lu à plusieurs reprises que le studio était mal géré, mais je ne pensais pas que c'était à ce point là... R…
Rayos, yo esperaba la noticia de que EA cerrara a Bioware... Pero que muera Telltale, es un tragedia... 😢😢😢
Nooooooooooo =(
This is the end for Telltale, they will release The Final Season and then announce their closure.
Damn, Telltale gave us some amazing stories. Very sad news
Oh shit. I thought they were making money with all these games... damn I hope this isn't true. I played walking dea…
@amxndasantino 😐
I am unironically being sad about this news, because I unironically love and enjoy Telltale games.
First Capcom Vancouver and now this. This has been a rough week.
This is heartbreaking! I love Telltale games. I can't believe this is happening all of a sudden. 💔
–Nunca actualizar su motor de juego –Saturar un mercado de nicho por cuenta propia –La llegada de competidores que…
I never even played the games since I did not have the console to support (very much loved gameplays though), and I…
The end of Telltale games it seems!
Such a shame. Walking Dead season 1 was groundbreaking and moments from that game will stay with me forever
😭😭😭😭
This honestly isn’t a surprise after that bombshell report on telltale from months back The studio didn’t have a s…
Aw damn, this sucks. Guess no Wolf Among Us 2 then
Peak sadness btw
O________O No me gustan sus juegos pero NooooOooOoOoOooo
This is brutal. Must say I barely heard a peep from any off their non TWD/Minecraft games, but the sheer amount of…
:CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC que sad
Genuinely surprised, they seemed to have hit upon a successful formula
“None of my sleepless nights or long hours on weekends trying to ship a game on time got me severance today. Don’t…
@FrozenOstrich @halseyxxgrande @telltalegames Here's the link to the article:
Huge thank you to everyone involved in these games, we hope you land on your feet. Special shout out to @maryknews,…
just glanced at the internet for the first time all day, and holy shit
>Danny will remember them #Gamedev #IndieGameDev #Telltale
Molt trista la notícia del tancament de Telltale Games. Més enllà de The Walking Dead, el treball d'estos ex de Luc…
What a way to go. All these talented creators deserved better. So did their games.
Sad to see such talented devs go. Despite a consensus of some stories being stale, some of my most memorable gaming…
Dieu merci je n’ai pas encore commencé la dernière saison de TWD. Blague à part, la déception est grande.
@Mongroovy Verkar vara många olika anledningar. Minskat intresse för spelen, för många svaga projekt, dåliga arbets…
This is truly devastating. #TelltaleGames had some amazingly talented people. The first season of their The Walki…
This is sad news since Telltale games has been known for some great titles!
@emanuil_tolev @Z4ki12 @SpectacOptical @emilybuckshot The studio is absolutely closing. The remaining staff are the…
Wow, this is upsetting. Telltale has consistently released some of the most quality games I've played in years.
In the spirit of the week it would seem...first with Capcom Vancouver now this. Balls. Telltale Games Begins &quo…
Telltale Games seems to be shutting down, possibly leaving many of it's current ongoing series in limbo.
This is heartbreaking 😢
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure"
@marcelreise11 ja 🤔 Es bleiben noch 25 Mitarbeiter da um die letzte TWD Staffel zu Ende zu bringen
Ha caído Telltale Studios! 😮
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'
This makes me sad. Both for the employees and because it means they're really won't be any new episodes of Strong B…
-Ya saben, me gusta repetir NETICIAS. -¿Leticias? -No, yo les digo NETICIAS.
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'
Ach Mist, @telltalegames hat’s zerrissen. Schade drum, aber die haben halt auch dreimal zu oft alten Kram aufgekoch…
Telltale games is shutting down; via @kotaku
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure"
Sources: Telltale Hit With Major Layoffs, Possible Shutdown
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure' via @kotaku
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'
WTF ???????? MAIS NON MAIS POURQUOI ?????
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure' - Kotaku
G:R NEWS UPDATE: Telltale Games Studio Closure via @kotaku
Sources: Telltale Hit With Major Layoffs, Possible Shutdown
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure" - Kotaku
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'
😭 ?
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure" via @kotaku
"Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure"" 😢
Shocking that this would happen to a game developer that flooded the market with so many games whose only basic dif…
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'
Telltalen alamäki kiihtyy, harmillista. Tarinankerronta esim. The Walking Deadin parhailla kausilla peittosi kevyes…
There are two types of video game companies, those that are bankrupt and disbanding, and those that will be bankrup…
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'
Noooooo! If you love stories and reading and solving puzzles and/or have a thing for point and click adventure game…
Llàstima, "Tales from the borderlands" és un dels jocs més divertits que he jugat mai. "Telltale Games Begins "Ma…
😱😱😱 NUOOOOO
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure" - Kotaku
“The Walking Dead: The Final Season, meanwhile, will remain unfinished.” (┛◉Д◉)┛彡┻━┻
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure" - Kotaku
Is this a sign that we may see another #gameindustrycrash ? Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'…
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure' via @kotaku
Anyone else wish this was happening to Ubisoft, EA, and/or Konami?
This is incredibly disappointing, but I'm sure all of these developers will spawn some great projects
It’s fun being away from the internet for 12 hours
Sources: Telltale Hit With Major Layoffs, Possible Shutdown
Meh. :(( Ez azert durva. Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure' @kotaku használatával
#Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure' via @kotaku #telltalegames #TelltaleJobs
Oh god, so sad....
Pues ya confirmado: Telltale Games va a cerrar sus puertas.
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure" The Verge reports that only 25 people are…
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure"
Sometimes, success is an illusion
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure"
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure"
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure" #videogames #feedly
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure"
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure" :-(
They were the best at story driven games. I wish some other company would come and rescue them. Telltale will be mi…
Oh fuck, this is one of my favorite studios. #Telltale Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure"…
#BreakingNews Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'
C’est le début de la fin pour Telltale. Un peu triste mais je suis très curieux que voir ce que @Kotaku va trouver…
Sources: Telltale Hit With Major Layoffs, Possible Shutdown [UPDATE]: - Sources: Telltale…
Ok, tak tohle jsem nečekal.
Devastating to hear about Telltale. I enjoy so many of their games and have been anticipating The Wolf Among Us Pt2…
Sources: Telltale Hit With Major Layoffs, Possible Shutdown<em></em> via @kotaku
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure" - Kotaku
sad day for telltale employees and fans of their games. was really hoping to see a sequel to the wolf among us.
Telltale Games Begins 'Majority Studio Closure'
Sources: Telltale Hit With Major Layoffs, Possible Shutdown [UPDATE] via @kotaku
Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure" #gaming
Telltale Games Begins &quot;Majority Studio Closure&quot; via @kotaku
"Telltale Games Begins "Majority Studio Closure"" #entertainment #feedly
:/ @vi_vampy
So sad. One of my most favorite studios...
Well so much for Wolf Among Us Season 2 ☹️
Now Telltale with the massive layoffs. They were let go with no severance..
This is a shame. I fell off keeping up with their games but I kept buying a lot of them. I have a backlog I keep me…

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