Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee - New 'n' Tasty Image
Metascore
87

Generally favorable reviews - based on 12 Critics What's this?

User Score
7.8

Generally favorable reviews- based on 151 Ratings

Your Score
0 out of 10
Rate this:
  • 10
  • 9
  • 8
  • 7
  • 6
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • Summary: Rescue your fellow meat factory slaves in this nostalgic, classic platformer with the latest immersive graphics and design.

    Find your destiny Once a happy floor waxer in Oddworld's biggest meat processing plant, Abe stumbled across his boss's secret plan to turn the factory's slave
    Rescue your fellow meat factory slaves in this nostalgic, classic platformer with the latest immersive graphics and design.

    Find your destiny

    Once a happy floor waxer in Oddworld's biggest meat processing plant, Abe stumbled across his boss's secret plan to turn the factory's slave labour force into the latest in the RuptureFarms Tasty Treats line of novelty meat snacks.

    Abe now has to save his own skin from the grinders even if simply escaping the flesh farm is only the start of his Oddysee. Trigger-happy hunting parties, carnivorous sacred beasts, ancient temple traps and even a return to his former workplace await Abe on his journey to discover his people's heritage.
    Expand

Trailer

Please enter your birth date to watch this video:
You are not allowed to view this material at this time.
Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee New 'n' Tasty - E3 2013 Trailer
Autoplay On Off
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 12 out of 12
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 12
  3. Negative: 0 out of 12
  1. LEVEL (Czech Republic)
    Apr 10, 2015
    100
    Sly-looking puzzle platformer that has lot to say even eighteen years after the first release. If you didn't know the original, you wouldn’t recognize this one is a remake. [Issue#251]
  2. Mar 10, 2015
    96
    Oddworld New'n'Tasty is the best remake of a game I have played so far, a true testament to the love and respect the devs of Just Add Water have for the original Abe's Oddysee. Even old Oddworld fans will find themselves amazed by the stunning visuals and the general redesign the title offers. A must-buy.
  3. Pelit (Finland)
    Mar 19, 2015
    90
    This is how you do a remake. Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty is as much a piece of art as it is a just a thoroughly fantastic puzzle platformer. [March 2015]
  4. PC Gamer
    Mar 27, 2015
    86
    If you've never played an Oddworld, this is the best place to start. [Apr 2015, p.56]
  5. Feb 26, 2015
    85
    Even if you have played through the original already, the enhanced visuals and polished gameplay are reasons enough to take the "oddysee" back.
  6. Feb 26, 2015
    83
    A loving interpretation that captures the spirit and charm of days gone perfectly.
  7. Feb 24, 2015
    75
    Still, for those who take the time to persevere, New ‘n’ Tasty proves to be as delectable a treat as Abe’s original Odyssey all those years ago.

See all 12 Critic Reviews

Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 15
  2. Negative: 4 out of 15
  1. Mar 20, 2015
    10
    Having played through the original Abe's Oddysee, I was interested in playing it in its new light. I was definitely pleased. The updating ofHaving played through the original Abe's Oddysee, I was interested in playing it in its new light. I was definitely pleased. The updating of the game was well done, perfect in fact. Expand
  2. Mar 29, 2015
    10
    Abe's Oddysee was one of my all time favourite games when I was a but a mini-gamer. Now they have gone and remade the game for today's marketAbe's Oddysee was one of my all time favourite games when I was a but a mini-gamer. Now they have gone and remade the game for today's market and new fangled technology!

    It still has all the essence of the original, just with a face-lift and a few difficulty concessions - Which are welcomed. I won't lie, i never completed the game as a child without cheats, despite it being one of my all time favourite games, which is why i am happy i can now play it to completion! If you're a hardcore Abe fan and won't take anything less than the original difficulty, then there is a Hard mode, which brings you closer to the original experience.

    Overall, other than a few audio bugs (Which don't detract from the game thanks to visual cues), this games is amazing and i am having a blast! Well done JAW!
    Expand
  3. Mar 14, 2015
    10
    Oddworld Inhabitants have been the secret gem of the game development world for almost twenty years. I remember getting Abe's Odyssey for theOddworld Inhabitants have been the secret gem of the game development world for almost twenty years. I remember getting Abe's Odyssey for the PS1 and just falling in love with everything about this game. The environment, the characters, the storyline, the struggles. Everything is executed to such perfection. Being able to relive those memories on the new systems with updated graphics is a dream come true. Reboot status: epic. Expand
  4. Mar 2, 2015
    9
    I was pleasantly surprised with this version. It's fun, it's addictive and the graphics are really nice. Abe is as cute as it gets. If youI was pleasantly surprised with this version. It's fun, it's addictive and the graphics are really nice. Abe is as cute as it gets. If you wanna kill some time and relax, this might be worth checking. :) Expand
  5. Apr 25, 2015
    8
    It's a really enjoyable adventure game full with puzzles and action. The puzzles are not very hard to be solved and with the changeableIt's a really enjoyable adventure game full with puzzles and action. The puzzles are not very hard to be solved and with the changeable difficulty the game becomes easy in actions. I'm glad they kept a difficulty original to the Abe's Oddysee, something for those who are familiar with the game. Compared to the original game I have to say the movement was better in the old one because it was faster and instant, but not as realistic as in the new one. The quick-save option kinda ruins the point of the checkpoints, but it can also make the game easier for those who aren't looking for too much challenge. There were some bugs here and there, but it's hard to find them and not very game-changing. Expand
  6. Feb 26, 2015
    7
    This game sure brings up some good memories visuals cut scenes but what made the original best hit was the simplicity of it abe's every actionThis game sure brings up some good memories visuals cut scenes but what made the original best hit was the simplicity of it abe's every action sound it all was like real you felt everything despite the it's years but now the magic has gone and has been replaced with visuals and that''s it it does'nt feel like original even the chant is different for me is just a plattform game Expand
  7. Mar 26, 2018
    0
    Controles exageradamente malos y poco precisos. El movimiento del personaje es horrible. A partir de ahí, todo lo demás no puede ser disfrutable.

See all 15 User Reviews

Related Articles

  1. The 20 Best PC Games of 2015

    The 20 Best PC Games of 2015 Image
    Published: December 21, 2015
    We reveal the 20 highest-scoring computer games released in 2015.