Review: Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee (PS1) - Dark, Bizarre, and Packed with Personality

Slimy, yet satisfying. Republished on Sunday, 25th June, 2022: We're bringing this review back from the archives following Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee's inclusion in All PS Plus Games. The original text follows. Originally published on Tuesday, 6th November, 2018: True to its name, Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee is one of the oddest games ever created, with a unique look and feel, bizarre visuals, and an enjoyably dark wit. Now known as the first of a franchise, the original classic wowed players back in 1997 with impressive graphics and full voice acting. This was a game that reminded players why the CD-based hardware of the PlayStation was superior to the cartridge games offered by Nintendo. While he never quite reached household name status like Crash or Spyro, Abe has his place in gaming history, and it all started here. Read the full article on pushsquare.com

Review: Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee (PS1) - Dark, Bizarre, and Packed with Personality

Slimy, yet satisfying.

Republished on Sunday, 25th June, 2022: We're bringing this review back from the archives following Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee's inclusion in All PS Plus Games. The original text follows.


Originally published on Tuesday, 6th November, 2018: True to its name, Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee is one of the oddest games ever created, with a unique look and feel, bizarre visuals, and an enjoyably dark wit. Now known as the first of a franchise, the original classic wowed players back in 1997 with impressive graphics and full voice acting. This was a game that reminded players why the CD-based hardware of the PlayStation was superior to the cartridge games offered by Nintendo. While he never quite reached household name status like Crash or Spyro, Abe has his place in gaming history, and it all started here.

Read the full article on pushsquare.com