Telltale Games has announced a release date for the Nintendo Switch version of Minecraft: Story Mode – Season One. The title arrives in Europe on August 25. The developer has also shared some new details regarding the next episode in the series’ second season.
Minecraft: Story Mode is the narrative-driven spin-off of the popular sandbox game. The first season originally released in 2015 and spans eight episodes, all of which are included in the upcoming Switch version. The game will retail for £25.
A release date for the next episode of Season Two has also been announced. The episode, titled Giant Consequences, is slated to launch on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and mobile devices on August 15. Season Two will consist of at least five episodes; the first, Hero in Residence, released on July 11 and followed Jesse and friends as they settled into their new responsibilities after defeating the Wither Storm.
So far, Telltale hasn’t announced if Minecraft: Story Mode – Season Two will also see a release on Switch. “We haven’t quite announced [Minecraft: Story Mode Season 2 for Switch] but we certainly hope to continue things on that platform; we’re big fans,” said Telltale Head of Creative Communications Job Stauffer.