Games Like Tales From The Borderlands

Games like Tales from the Borderlands
Tales from the Borderlands is one of the latest fantastic and dramatic games from TellTale Games, a developer well-known in the gaming world for their unique graphic design and high-tension, tragic stories.

In games like Tales from the Borderlands, such as the many other TellTale games, you will have to think fast, react faster and make difficult choices that can and will have consequences later on in your game. No matter if it is characters treating you a different way, different resources being available, or characters even being alive in the first place, your choices will impact and shape the world you play in.

In this point-and-click episodic adventure game, you will follow a group of characters as they try to pursue their dreams of wealth, glory and fame. Longtime fans of the series will even recognize one of our intrepid protagonists as none other than Handsome Jack, before he becomes so handsome and before he became the antagonist for the rest of our borderlands games.

If you are interested in the lore of the Borderlands series, Tales from the Borderlands is crammed full of interesting facts, stories and tidbits of information about the expansive and confounding world you play in.

If you have already played through this fantastic story of friendship, trust, loss and betrayal, chances are high that you are hungry for another experience like it. Luckily, TellTale themselves have an immense library of games set in universes like Minecraft, Guardians of the Galaxy, Batman and more.

No matter what your tastes are, from high fantasy to science fiction, TellTale probably has a series of games that will appeal to you. In addition, there are numerous other point-and-click action games where your choices have long-lasting impact on the state of the game. In fact, we have put together a list of some games for you to try.

17 Best Games Like Tales From The Borderlands

The Walking Dead

In this amazing episodic telltale game that has left gamers wanting more and more, you will, at first, take the roll of Lee as he struggles to survive the zombie apocalypse while protecting Clementine, a small girl Lee took under his wing. This story about hope and tragedy will keep you hooked until the final moments.

About the game:
Released: 24 Apr, 2012
Genre: Adventure
Platforms: iOS, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3, PS Vita, PC, Ouya, MacOS, Linux, Kindle Fire HDX, Android
Developer: Telltale Games
Publisher: Telltale Games
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows  XP Service Pack 3
  • Processor: 2.0 GHz Pentium 4 or equivalent
  • Memory: 3 GB RAM
  • Graphics: ATI or NVidia card w/ 512 MB RAM (Not recommended for Intel integrated graphics)
  • Storage: 2 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 89

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 12 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 13 Hours
  • Completionist 24 Hours
  • All Styles 13 Hours
  • Learn more
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The Walking Dead: Season 2

After Lee saved Clementine through the cost of his live, Clementine continue her survival on her own. The whole world is in the hell and Clementine needs to seek for the survivors and bring tough decisions.

About the game:
Released: 17 Dec, 2013
Genre: Adventure
Platforms: iOS, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3, PS Vita, PC, Ouya, MacOS, Android
Developer: Telltale Games
Publisher: Telltale Games
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows XP Service Pack 3
  • Processor: Core 2 Duo 2GHz or equivalent
  • Memory: 3 GB RAM
  • Graphics: ATI or NVidia card w/ 512 MB VRAM
  • Storage: 2 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 83

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 9 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 10 Hours
  • Completionist 10 Hours
  • All Styles 9 Hours
  • Learn more
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The Walking Dead: A New Frontier

A new Frontier version of the Walking Dead game is a new adventure with two main characters Clementine and Javier. The heroes can progress in the story by collecting objects and entering in the conversations with other players. During the story, you will need to make the choice and avoid being killed.

About the game:
Released: 20 Dec, 2016
Genre: Adventure
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, PC
Developer: Telltale Games
Publisher: Telltale Games
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows 7 64Bit Service Pack 1 or higher
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz
  • Memory: 3 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTS 450+ with 1024MB+ VRAM (excluding GT)
  • Storage: 8 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 71

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 7 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 7 Hours
  • Completionist 8 Hours
  • All Styles 8 Hours
  • Learn more
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The Walking Dead: Michonne – A Telltale Miniseries

The Walking Dead: Michonne is a spin-off of the original series. It tells the story of Mochonne, blade-wielding woman from Robert Kirkman’s comic books. Haunted by her past Michonne is doing what she can to survive.

About the game:
Released: 23 Feb, 2016
Genre: Adventure
Platforms: iOS, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3, PC, MacOS, Android
Developer: Telltale Games
Publisher: Telltale Games
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows XP Service Pack 3
  • Processor: Core 2 Duo 2GHz or equivalent
  • Memory: 3 GB RAM
  • Graphics: ATI or NVIDIA card w/512 MB VRAM
  • Storage: 3 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 67

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 4 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 4 Hours
  • Completionist 4 Hours
  • All Styles 4 Hours
  • Learn more
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Life is Strange

In Life is Strange, you play as your average teen who was picked by unknown forces to have an extraordinary gift. The main character in Life is Strange can turn back time, allowing her to reverse her decisions as she navigates highschool life, and attempts to save her town from an impending disaster.

About the game:
Released: 30 Jan, 2015
Genre: Action, Adventure
Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3, PC, MacOS, Linux
Developer: Dontnod Entertainment
Publisher: Square Enix
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows Vista
  • Processor: Dual Core 2.0GHz or equivalent
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: ATI or NVidia card w/ 512 MB RAM (not recommended for Intel HD Graphics cards)
  • Storage: 5 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 1    Average: 5/5]

Metacritic Rating: 83

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 14 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 16 Hours
  • Completionist 18 Hours
  • All Styles 16 Hours
  • Learn more
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The Wolf Among Us

In a fairytale land, where all of the characters we hear about in children’s tales go to live together in what seemed to be harmony, a rash of violent murders suddenly occur. You play as a character familiar to many, the Big Bad Wolf, who acts as the detective on the murder case.

About the game:
Released: 11 Oct, 2013
Genre: Adventure
Platforms: iOS, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3, PS Vita, PC, MacOS, Android
Developer: Telltale Games
Publisher: Telltale Games
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows XP Service Pack 3
  • Processor: Core 2 Duo 2GHz or equivalent
  • Memory: 3 GB RAM
  • Graphics: ATI or NVidia card w/ 512 MB RAM
  • Storage: 2 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 80

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 8 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 9 Hours
  • Completionist 11 Hours
  • All Styles 9 Hours
  • Learn more
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Heavy Rain

In this film noir thriller game, you will take control of four different characters, who are all tied in some way to the mysterious Origami killer. The lives of these four individuals are in your hands, and your actions as one can lead to fatal consequences for the others.

About the game:
Released: (PS3) 18 Feb, 2010 / (PS4) 1 Mar, 2016
Genre: Action, Adventure
Platforms: PS4, PS3
Developer: Quantic Dream
Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
System Requirements:

Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 87

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 10 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 12 Hours
  • Completionist 22 Hours
  • All Styles 10 Hours
  • Learn more
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Until Dawn

A group of young adults journey into the Canadian mountains to a remote cabin, hoping to spend a short vacation having fun in the snowy forest. However, when their friends slowly begin to go missing one by one, it quickly becomes clear that someone, or something, does not want them there.

About the game:
Released: 25 Aug, 2015
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Survival
Platforms: PS4
Developer: Supermassive Games
Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
System Requirements:

Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 79

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 8 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 9 Hours
  • Completionist 18 Hours
  • All Styles 9 Hours
  • Learn more
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Beyond: Two Souls

In Beyond: Two souls, you play as a woman who has been guarded by a supernatural entity for as long as she can remember – whom she affectionately calls ‘Aiden’. Together, you and Aiden travel the United States, danger seeming to follow your every move as you try to navigate being gifted with also just trying to survive in day-to-day life.

About the game:
Released: (PS3) 8 Oct, 2013 / (PS4) 24 Nov, 2015
Genre: Action, Adventure
Platforms: PS4, PS3
Developer: Quantic Dream
Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
System Requirements:

Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 72

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 10 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 12 Hours
  • Completionist 26 Hours
  • All Styles 12 Hours
  • Learn more
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Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy

Indigo Prophecy, or Fahrenheit, is hailed by many as a breakthrough in interactive storytelling, and it is easy to see why. IN this amazing game, you take control of one of several characters at time, and every single choice you make has the potential to impact one or all of them further on in the story.

About the game:
Released: 16 Sep, 2005
Genre: Adventure, RPG
Platforms: iOS, Xbox 360, Xbox, PS4, PS2, PC, MacOS, Linux, Android
Developer: Quantic Dream
Publisher: Atari Inc.
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows 7, Windows 8
  • Processor: Intel Core i3, AMD A10
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 512 MB ATI HD4450 | 512 MB nVidia 8800 GT | Intel HD 4400
  • Storage: 15 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 1    Average: 5/5]

Metacritic Rating: 61

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 8 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 9 Hours
  • Completionist 9 Hours
  • All Styles 8 Hours
  • Learn more
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Mass Effect

Mass Effect is the popular game where the main protagonist Commander Shepard fights against Saren Arterius who wants to conquer the galaxy. In the pursuit, Saren is enslaved by the Reapers and sent to Citadel space where he has to start with the cleaning of organic life and fulfill the cycle happening each 50,000 years.

About the game:
Released: 28 May, 2008
Genre: Action, RPG
Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC
Developer: BioWare
Publisher: Electronic Arts
System Requirements:
  • OS: Microsoft Windows XP with SP2 or Windows Vista
  • Processor: Intel P4 2.4 Ghz or faster / AMD 2.0 Ghz
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM (2 GB for Vista)
  • Graphics: DirectX 9.0c compatible, ATI X1300 XT or greater
  • Storage: 12 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 89

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 17 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 29 Hours
  • Completionist 43 Hours
  • All Styles 27 Hours
  • Learn more
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Mass Effect 2

Mass Effect is taking place two years after the first part of the game. As humans disappear from the colony and Commander Shephard needs to discover the reason. He makes the alliance with the Cerberus organization and fights against Collectors race and many other characters.

About the game:
Released: 29 Jan, 2010
Genre: RPG
Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC
Developer: BioWare
Publisher: Electronic Arts
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows XP SP3 / Windows Vista SP1 / Windows 7
  • Processor: 1.8GHz Intel Core 2 Duo or equivalent AMD CPU
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM for Windows XP / 2 GB RAM for Windows Vista and Windows 7
  • Graphics: 256 MB VRAM (with Pixel Shader 3.0 support)
  • Storage: 15 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 94

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 25 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 36 Hours
  • Completionist 51 Hours
  • All Styles 36 Hours
  • Learn more
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Mass Effect: Andromeda

The newest iteration of the critically-acclaimed Mass Effect series, an incredibly popular science fiction RPG by Bioware, Mass Effect: Andromeda is an open-world style, third-person shooter. Mass Effect works on a party system, where you choose a few NPCs out of a large variety to accompany you in battle, depending on how you want to tackle a situation.

About the game:
Released: 21 Mar, 2017
Genre: Action, RPG
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, PC
Developer: BioWare
Publisher: Electronic Arts
System Requirements:
  • OS: 64-bit Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i5 3570 or AMD FX-6350
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 660 2GB, AMD Radeon 7850 2GB
  • Storage: 55 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 72

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 20 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 64 Hours
  • Completionist 90 Hours
  • All Styles 66 Hours
  • Learn more
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The Witcher

The Withcer is a Action RPG developed by CD Project Red and released in 2007 (enhanced edition was released in 2008). You play as a Witcher (monster hunter for hire) named Geralt. Through the game, you will be fighting monster, learn magic and make dificult decisions which influence the whole story.

About the game:
Released: 16 Sep, 2008
Genre: Action, RPG
Platforms: PC, MacOS
Developer: CD PROJEKT RED
Publisher: CD PROJEKT RED, 1C-SoftClub
System Requirements:
  • OS: Microsoft Windows /XP/Vista
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 2.4 GHz or Athlon 64 +2800
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 6600 or ATI Radeon 9800 or better
  • Storage: 15 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 86

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 36 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 46 Hours
  • Completionist 66 Hours
  • All Styles 46 Hours
  • Learn more
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The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings

Like the first part, Witcher 2 is based on novels by Andrzej Sapkowski. You play as a Geralt of Rivia, genetically enhanced and trained human who hunts monsters for a living. Tons of quests and legions of monsters are waiting for you.

About the game:
Released: 17 May, 2011
Genre: RPG
Platforms: Xbox 360, PC, MacOS, Linux
Developer: CD PROJEKT RED
Publisher: CD PROJEKT RED, 1C-SoftClub
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows XP/Vista/7
  • Processor: Intel 2.2 GHz Dual-Core or AMD 2.5 GHz Dual-Core
  • Memory: 1.5 GB RAM (Win XP), 2 GB RAM (Win Vista/Win 7)
  • Graphics: GeForce 8800 (512 MB VRAM) or Radeon HD3850 (512 MB VRAM). Resolution: 1280×720
  • Storage: 25 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: 88

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 24 Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 34 Hours
  • Completionist 54 Hours
  • All Styles 32 Hours
  • Learn more
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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Play as Geralt, a member of a dwindling race of human-like creatures specifically made to be monster-killing machines. Your travels will take you all across the war-torn land, meeting strange characters, solving mysteries, and sitting down to play a few hands of cards to your heart’s content!

About the game:
Released: 19 May, 2015
Genre: Action, RPG
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, PC
Developer: CD Projekt RED
Publisher: CD Projekt
System Requirements:
  • OS: 64-bit Windows 7, 64-bit Windows 8 (8.1) or 64-bit Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel CPU Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz / AMD CPU Phenom II X4 940
  • Memory: 6 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GPU GeForce GTX 660 / AMD GPU Radeon HD 7870
  • Storage: 35 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 1    Average: 5/5]

Metacritic Rating: 93

How long to beat?
  • Main Story 46½ Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra 100 Hours
  • Completionist 167 Hours
  • All Styles 100 Hours
  • Learn more
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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series

A story of tragedy, comedy, and everything in between, the Telltale game of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy will take you through a rollercoaster of emotions as you guide a group of heroes though their journey, experiencing loss and hope being right there beside the characters through the entire story.

About the game:
Released: 18 Apr, 2017
Genre: Adventure
Platforms: iOS, Xbox One, PS4, PC, Android
Developer: Telltale Games
Publisher: Telltale Games
System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows 7 64Bit Service Pack 1 or higher
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz
  • Memory: 3 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTS 450+ with 1024MB+ VRAM (excluding GT)
  • Storage: 15 GB
Game rating:
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Metacritic Rating: n/a

How long to beat?
  • Main Story / Hours
  • Hours Main + Extra / Hours
  • Completionist / Hours
  • All Styles / Hours
  • Learn more
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