This article was originally published on the Daily Dot.
The developer of Minecraft has partnered with another high-profile company on a major expansion to the popular online game.
Telltale is tapping into a game that is already rich in non-traditional narrative. Minecraft is about making your own stories—as in literally constructing them from the raw materials given to you by a world seed. The slew of popular Minecraft “Let’s Play” videos are all player-created stories; “Let’s Play” live-streams construct the story right before the viewer’s eyes.