The time has come and the end of The Council is coming up on us all now. It has been building up to something and now December 4th will be bringing us the final episode from Big Bad Wolf. Hopefully, you have been keeping up with it all and digging into all of the intrigue and mystery that The Council has been bringing us over the last few months in an alternate history with a bit of an occult twist. All while making some great advances in the episodic choose-your-adventure style of gameplay that has been the selected option for these kinds of stories.
As with all of the announcements so far for The Council, we have a few new screenshots to help us get a feel for what to expect in the episode. Just as the title suggests, we are coming to the end game of everyone's actions in the story as well as a weird twist to the supernatural side of it all. Highlighted even more by the weird screenshot we have of Louis in the halls of the manner and The Council in total glaring down at him. It does not give us much to go on, but still makes for some great sots and looks to get us all ready.
Episode 5: Checkmate brings all your decisions, mistakes, and victories to the forefront as Louis’ alliances, enemies, and family come together for a climactic confrontation. Who will win, and can the De Richets survive the Lord Mortimer's island?
The Council has already enthralled players and press alike with a deep and captivating story featuring intricate characters and smart writing. The innovative concept pushes the genre beyond its boundaries and allows for meaningful choices with impactful consequences.
Finish the adventure in The Council Episode 5: Checkmate, where kings fall, pawns rise, and the choice, as always, is yours.
How are you feeling about The Council at this point and have you been keeping up with it all since launch? Do you see another hard twist coming for the story here or will it be a bit less than expected in the game? How do you hope it all will end? Let us all know down in the comments and then feel free to discuss. For more on The Council, be sure to stick around here on the site. We will have all that we can dig up and more.