Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee New N' Tasty! Summary
Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty received a pretty positive reaction when it was released on PS4 last year, and now the remake of the classic (and infuriatingly difficult) 1997 platformeris coming to PC.
It will be available on Steam on February 25, and will ship with the various post-launch improvements and tweaks made to the PS4 version, including classic controls, achievements, cloud saves and online leaderboards.
Oddworld franchise creator Lorne Lanning has claimed that despite his company Oddworld Inhabitants selling over 5 million retail copies of games in the popular series, they missed out on millions of dollars due to unpaid cheques.
Speaking "I sold over 5 million games at retail and I never saw one royalty cheque. Now if you go around and ask the rest of the developers who say, ‘Oh, we sold a million units!' Ask them how many royalty cheques they've had and it'll be, ‘Oh, well that's a sore spot'.", Lanning said,
If you're looking forward to the upcoming HD remake Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty, here's a chance to check out nine minutes of in-game footage with commentary from creator Lorne Lanning.
Developer Just Add Water has released the E3 2014 trailer for Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty, the HD remake of 1997's Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee.
It's looking pretty sharp. We'll see it in more detail this week, as Just Add Water has confirmed the game will be playable at E3.
The remake of the original Abe's Oddysee called Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty has just received a new gameplay trailer, having escaped the clutches of GDC 2014. It shows off the new HD splendour from Just add Water.
You'll bear witness to the new dynamic visual effects, tightened gameplay and "explosive new sound design" in this ground-up remake. JAW are confident it will sell at least 250k copies.