An TechRadar article earlier Wednesday caused a flap by reporting would be launching its first streamable game and that the initiative would include a partnership with -maker Games, including a project that combines Minecraft with the universe from the streaming-video company’s hit show .
That’s isn’t exactly what’s happening.
Netflix spokesperson said that a five-part Minecraft: Story Mode adaptation would be coming to its service in the fall. This is an “interactive narrative story” — in other words, an extension of the.
The spokesperson also the Stranger Things project would live on Telltale’s platform and not on Netflix’s service at all. Telltale didn’t immediately respond to a message seeking comment.
The company has offered interactive adventures for almost a year– itfor children. Telltale has been making mobile game-like versions of various popular franchises like Walking Dead, Tales from the Borderlands and Minecraft Story Mode for several years.