Greetings, Beltalowda! The Expanse: A Telltale Series is OUT NOW!
With every new episode that comes out, we’re going behind the scenes with Behind the Belt. Katy Bentz and Darren Gladstone hang out with members of the team, sharing stories about how The Expanse: A Telltale Series got made.
SPOILER ALERT: Before you hit “Play” on any of these videos, make sure you’ve finished playing the episode, first. We do NOT want to ruin the experience for you!
EPISODE 5: EUROPA’S FOLLY + ARCHANGEL DLC
Katy Bentz chats 1-on-1 with Game Director Stephan Frost about Episode 5 of The Expanse: A Telltale Series, as well as looking back on the whole series and forward to the bonus episode Archangel. You’ll hear about favourite endings, characters and moments, what it’s been like seeing players experience the game, the surprising inspirations and voices behind iconic characters, how much you might have missed and more.
EPISODE 4: IMPOSSIBLE OBJECTS
Cameos from characters in show, creepy vibes, and conversations with voices in your head – we cover a lot of ground in this episode of Behind the Belt. Lead Animator Martha Murrie joins us to talk about favorite episode! In Ep 4 of The Expanse: A Telltale Series, you’re stranded and figuring a way to save yourself even as your oxygen supply starts ticking away. What happens and who you meet set you up for the finale and who survives.
EPISODE 3: FIRST ONES
Narrative Director Jonathan Zimmerman talks about what it was like creating the backstory of The Cassiopeia Collective…right before we declare him a monster for the decisions we had to make in Episode 3. There’s some great narrative insights here and don’t forget to stick around for a first quick look at Episode 4!
EPISODE 2: HUNTING GROUND
In this episode, we talk with Lead Environment Artist Tommy Spampinato. He’s living every nerd’s dream getting to work with the team behind the show to create these amazing environments. Tommy also shares some pro tips that could help you find items you’ve been missing….and, yes, watch out for SPOILERS. You’ve been warned.
EPISODE 1: ARCHER’S PARADOX
In this episode, we talk with Performance Director Zachary Andrews about the characters you meet in the game, some tough choices you’ll make…and how he accidentally created Cthulhu-grade monsters on the mocap set.