Minecraft: Story Mode Adds a New Enemy and Special Guest Star in Episode 7; Coming Next Week

on July 18, 2016 11:37 AM

Minecraft: Story Mode last left Jesse and his companions in the episodic adventure series taking on a mystery in a secluded house, and now the series’ 7th episode, titled “Access Denied,” will find them taking on a whole new challenge and a brand new adversary.

Developer Telltale Games has announced that Episode 7 of Minecraft: Story Mode will be releasing on July 26th, 2016, with the episode having Jesse and the gang go face-to-face with a powerful new nemesis named “PAMA.” A full description of the episode from Telltale Games can be found below:

In Episode 7: ‘Access Denied’, continuing their portal journey in search of home, Jesse and crew land in a world entirely controlled by PAMA – a sinister “thinking machine” determined to command everyone and everything in pursuit of optimal usefulness and efficiency. Forced on the run to avoid capture and assimilation, you’ll need to work with a new ally to defeat the corrupted computer and free the population it has enslaved.

Along with the new threat that Jesse and his companions have to face, Episode 7 will also introduce a new special guest star with actress Yvette Nicole Brown (Community), who will be playing “PAMA’s creator in hiding” named Harper.

Minecraft: Story Mode is available now for PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, Wii U, PC, Mac, iOS, and Android – Episode 7 will release on July 26th as part of the game’s “Adventure Pass.” In the meantime, you can watch the trailer for the newest episode below:

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