Since 2014 fans of Telltale’s The Walking Dead have been following Season 3 news like it was the stock market. Finally, after years of anticipation we’re THRILLED to announce that you’ll get your first look at Season 3 THIS SUNDAY on IGN as a part of their E3 pre-show. In the meantime we’ve broken down the exciting timeline of ALL the hints/clues/promises that led us to Sunday’s reveal. Enjoy:


The Timeline

July 2014: Fans first got a hint about the new season allllll the way back in 2014 when some company named Skybound tweeted this:




December 2014: During Telltale’s “Choice Matters” panel it was revealed Season 3 details would be coming in 2015:




March 2015: Telltale’s CEO Kevin Bruner sent out this cryptic tweet:




May 2015: Telltale’s Head of Creative Communications Job Stauffer quelled fans’ excitement about a 2015 reveal but teased what was probably the Michonne mini-series:




June 2015: @E3 Job Stauffer tells Greg Miller Season 3 is a “long ways off” because it’s “considerably larger” than the previous iterations. He also said they’re trying to nail down the protagonist and more info would be available after the Michonne mini-series finished up. Watch the video below:




September 2015: Job mostly mum on TWD news, teases more info might be available post-Michonne Mini-series:




November 2015: Job promised Season 3 news but NOT until the Michonne Miniseries concluded:




February 2016: Job hints at “a big” year for The Walking Dead:




March 2016: Drake’s Summer ’16 just became more exciting to listen to:




April 2016: Robert Kirkman drops clues about the timeline/Clementine possibilities in a video interview with IGN:







June 2016: Job was back at it again with a tease fans have been waiting for:

FINALLY Telltale Games left us with this amazing tweet:



What are YOU most excited to see in Season 3? Tell us in the comments below and stay tuned for Sunday!