An HD remake of the classic Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee is headed to the Wii U, PS3, PS4 and PS Vita due out Spring 2014! Titled Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty the remake is being developed by Just Add Water, and they’ve just released an epic new story trailer for the game.
For those of you unfamiliar with the Oddworld franchise, it was first launched in 1997 with Abe’s Oddysee. Set on the Oddworld Planet in an alternate and surreal dimension, it had you play as Abe, and was a great platformer.
Abe riding an Elum for style
The franchise stuck around until 2005, when it was sold off to EA. Since then, several of the other games in the series, including Munch’s Oddysee, have been rereleased for PS3. Hopefully, this remake will bring new life to the series and enable it to enthrall a new generation of gamers. New ‘n’ Tasty has plans for release on PC, OS X and Linux some time after the 2014 console version.