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Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee PS1

Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee PS1

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A Classic Gem: Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee PS1 Review

Title: A Classic Gem: Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee PS1 Review


Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee for the PlayStation 1 is a timeless classic that has captivated gamers since its release in 1997. Developed by Oddworld Inhabitants, this side-scrolling platformer offers a unique and immersive experience that combines challenging gameplay, stunning visuals, and a thought-provoking storyline. In this in-depth review, we will explore the various aspects of the game and provide an overall rating.


Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee offers a refreshing take on the platforming genre. As the titular character, Abe, players embark on a perilous journey to save their fellow Mudokons from becoming slaves to the evil Glukkons. The gameplay revolves around solving puzzles, avoiding enemies, and rescuing as many Mudokons as possible.

The controls are intuitive and responsive, allowing for precise movements and actions. Abe possesses unique abilities, such as possessing enemies and using their skills to progress through the levels. The puzzles are cleverly designed, requiring both quick thinking and careful planning. The difficulty gradually increases, providing a satisfying challenge without becoming frustrating.

Graphics and Sound:

Considering the game's age, the graphics of Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee are impressive. The detailed environments, character designs, and animations create a visually stunning world. The dark and gritty atmosphere perfectly complements the game's dystopian narrative.

The sound design is equally remarkable. The haunting soundtrack sets the mood, enhancing the overall experience. The voice acting, particularly Abe's iconic voice, adds depth to the characters and brings the story to life. The ambient sounds and creature noises further immerse players in the strange and dangerous world of Oddworld.

Storyline and Narrative:

Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee boasts a captivating and thought-provoking storyline. The game tackles themes of corporate greed, environmental destruction, and the exploitation of workers. The narrative unfolds through beautifully animated cutscenes, which provide context and motivation for Abe's quest.

The game's world-building is exceptional, with a rich lore and a cast of memorable characters. The dialogue is witty and often humorous, adding a layer of charm to the overall experience. The story's depth and social commentary make Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee more than just a platformer, elevating it to a thought-provoking and emotionally engaging adventure.

Replay Value:

Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee offers significant replay value. The game encourages exploration and rewards players for rescuing as many Mudokons as possible. Additionally, there are multiple endings based on the player's actions throughout the game, adding incentive to replay and discover different outcomes. The challenging puzzles and hidden secrets ensure that each playthrough remains engaging and enjoyable.

Rating: ★★★★★ (5/5)


Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee for the PlayStation 1 is a true masterpiece that has stood the test of time. Its unique gameplay mechanics, stunning graphics, immersive sound design, and thought-provoking narrative make it a must-play for any fan of the platforming genre. With its high replay value and captivating storyline, this game is a shining example of what makes video games an art form. Without a doubt, Oddworld Abe’s Oddysee deserves a perfect five-star rating.

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