New 'Back To The Future' game dated for December

Exactly 25 years after the opening scene of 1985 Hollywood hit
Back To The Future, and coinciding with the release of a remastered DVD and Blu-ray collection, Telltale Games announced that its five-episode continuation of the original trilogy will be coming in December 2010.

Well known for its involvement in adventures such as the Sam & Max and Tales of Monkey Island series, Telltale has not only the voice talents of original actor Christopher Lloyd (Doc Brown) on board, but also Bob Gale, the films' co-creator, writer and producer.

Michael J. Fox, Hollywood's Marty McFly, isn't left out of the loop as Telltale has pledged to support his Parkinson's disease research foundation to the tune of $1 per pre-order received.

The announcement accompanies a new set of behind-the-scenes videos, starring Gale, Lloyd, and Telltale's Dennis Lenart (Episode Director) and Julian Kwasneski (Voice Director), including insights on how AJ LoCascio nailed the Marty McFly sound-a-like part.

PlayStation 3 and iPad players alike will be waiting for news on their versions of the game that should follow "shortly" after the PC and Mac debut at $24.95 (~€18).

It will be the first official Back To The Future video game since 1991's Back To The Future III, and in the recent barren years fans have found ways to re-create moments from their favorite childhood film.

Free and unofficial modifications of the PC's Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and Crysis are among the best-known examples.

http://www.telltalegames.com/bttf

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