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Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty looking good in new gameplay trailer

1:45 PM on 03.19.2014 // Conrad Zimmerman
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The definitions are so high

I've been a big fan of Oddworld from the very beginning. And the beginning is coming around again with the looming arrival of Oddworld: New & Tasty, a remake of the original classic Abe's Oddyssee in high-definition. I like my old versions just fine but, holy hell, the visual difference is staggering.

It would be so nice to get a new Oddworld game along the line here. It is a franchise which has frequently promised a lot more content than it has delivered, long seeming to struggle to find an audience large enough to match its ambition. While I appreciate that this beautiful updated version is going to exist, I just don't get the sense that this pursuit of re-releases is actually going to get us anywhere different when all is said and done.




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destructoid's previous coverage:
Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty


  Jan 15

Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty gets PC, Xbox One, PS3 release dates

Next month on PC, month after on PS3/Xbox One, and whenever the hell on Wii U/Vita


  Oct 20

Oddworld on Wii U is delayed because of the basic Wii U model

Also, controls have been updated on other platforms


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