The fine people at TellTale Games have created a chapter that shows how the zombie outbreak has affected other people in the small area of Georgia where the beginning of The Walking Dead comic book took place. The add-on chapter consists of 5 short stories that intermingle at random points in time and show how civilization has progressed over the course of 400 days since the dead have risen.
You are Dax C. Ward, a 23-year old engineering prodigy, who’s parents were killed in a horrible accident when you were a child. Gamaji, a mutant and family friend, raised and cared for Dax, encouraging his interest in technology and also plays your holographic sidekick during the game. In the year 2050, you’ve stepped up to the challenge of being chosen as a Magrunner and are quickly treated as the under dog, as you are not financially backed, untrained and are relying on your own mental capabilities to figure out the puzzles. But there are several glitches within the program and soon you collide with a parallel universe ruled by H.P. Lovecraft’s Cthulu Mythos ….