Telltale Games has announced Minecraft: Story Mode will begin launching on the Nintendo Wii U on January 21.
Minecraft: Story Mode – Episode One ‘The Order of the Stone’ will launch on the Nintendo home console later this week, with the debut episode available on the Nintendo eShop in North America and Europe for $4.99. Additional episodes of the Minecraft series will begin releasing over the coming weeks, with a Season Pass option available for $19.99, giving access to all five episodes as they become available.
Minecraft: Story Mode on Wii U will also have some unique features made specifically for the Nintendo platform, which include integrated touch-control options, and off-TV play using the Wii U GamePad controller.
So far four episodes in the Minecraft: Story Mode series have been launched, with reviews for Episode One, Two and Three available here, with AA’s upcoming Episode Four review coming soon. There is no release date for the fifth and final episode in the series at this time.