Releasing a trailer
and these screenshots
, Telltale Games
has announced that Sam & Max: The Devil's Playhouse
premiere episode The Penal Zone
will launch on April 15th, for PC, Mac and PS3. As Sam & Max: The Devil's Playhouse opens, Max has been bestowed with a set of powerful psychic abilities from an unusual ancient source that he'll wield against the strongest and strangest foes the Freelance Police have ever faced. You will join gaming's greatest dog and rabbit sleuths as they investigate the source of these powers, with manic Max exercising new and amazing abilities with each episode (press 'read more' for details). The PC pre-order for the series includes a free game episode from the Telltale library along with exclusive membership in the Freelance Police "Elite Forces" - all for $34.95.