Telltale Games is developing a series of new episodic video games based off the Back to the Future franchise and Christopher Lloyd is reprising his role as Doc Brown for the video game.

Here is what we know about the game:

  • Will include the likenesses of Michael j. Fox and Christopher Lloyd as the characters Marty McFly and Doc Brown
  • Other characters from the series will make appearances, and some of the actors will reprise their roles.
  • Christopher Lloyd will also provide his voice for the games.
  • Back to the Future series screenwriter Bob Gale is working with the game developers on the story
  • They are planning five “episodes”.
  • It will be set in the fictional California setting of Hill Valley, and will explore 1985 and additional time periods.

For those of you who don’t recognize the name of the company — Telltale Games is a video game developer founded in 2004, consisting of a group of former LucasArts employees who worked on the Monkey’s Island and Sam & Max games. They have produced games based on Wallace & Gromit, Homestar Runner and Tales of Monkey Island.

Let’s get BIFF in the game too.

By Bryan Kluger

Former husky model, real-life Comic Book Guy, genre-bending screenwriter, nude filmmaker, hairy podcaster, pro-wrestling idiot-savant, who has a penchant for solving Rubik's Cubes and rolling candy cigarettes on unreleased bootlegs of Frank Zappa records.

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