It looks like fans of Guardians of the galaxy will be able to get a double dose of Star-Lord and crew this year! Telltale Games has announced a release date of April 18, 2017 for their Guardians of the Galaxy game. The trailer reveals their the team will encounter Thanos in this story but this is not a tie-in game to the upcoming movie. Telltale has created an original story with Marvel's permission and support.
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series, which is set to premiere the first of five episodes on April 18th for $4.99USD or equivalent on PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One®, Windows PC, and Mac, as well as available to download on the App Store® and Google Play™. The series will also be available as a special ‘Season Pass Disc' on May 2nd at retailers across North America for an MSRP of $29.99 USD, and on May 5th at retailers elsewhere across the globe. The special ‘Season Pass Disc' will include Episode One: Tangled Up in Blue, and will grant access to download the subsequent four episodes via online updates as they are released in the coming months of 2017. Additional platforms for release are yet to be announced.