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Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty Will Release On Linux Soon

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Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty is the remake of Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee and the Linux release isn't far off.

Speaking on a podcast to Fragments of Silicon and covered by IGN the developers noted:
QuoteOddworld says that the PC, Mac, and Linux versions of the game are completed and will launch on Steam "as soon as possible.


About
Abe's back, and the original hero's about to face his oddest challenge yet!

A mudokon chosen by the fickle finger of fate, Abe was a first class Floor-Waxer for RuptureFarms who was catapulted into a life of adventure.

Late one night he overheard plans from his boss, Molluck the Glukkon, to turn Abe and his fellow Mudokons into Tasty Treats as a final effort to rescue Molluck's failing meatpacking empire!Can Abe change the fate of thousands and rescue the Mudokons?

Can he escape the dark recesses of RuptureFarms and the desolate, uninviting, and downright terrifying surrounding environment?Lead our unlikely hero on his mission because if he doesn't make it...Abe’s back on the menu!

As a big fan of the original and I have been waiting quite some time! In Abe we trust. Article taken from GamingOnLinux.com.
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flesk 28 October 2014 at 9:13 am UTC
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Didn't expect it until after the holidays so that's awesome news!
toor 28 October 2014 at 9:18 am UTC
Great news, I have waited for a long time for this
seven 28 October 2014 at 9:47 am UTC
i loved the original, will buy on launch
Tak 28 October 2014 at 9:49 am UTC
In game publishing terms, xmas qualifies as "soon."
Eike 28 October 2014 at 11:05 am UTC
<voice mode="groupie">ABE!</voice>
flesk 28 October 2014 at 11:58 am UTC
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TakIn game publishing terms, xmas qualifies as "soon."

For sure. But according to the quote above the PC versions are complete and so it would make sense to push them out before the holidays, since that will almost certainly benefit both sales and their chances at awards.
dsngjoe 28 October 2014 at 12:49 pm UTC
Do we know what engine it's using?
flesk 28 October 2014 at 1:06 pm UTC
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dsngjoeDo we know what engine it's using?

Unity according to this tweet.
Cestarian 30 October 2014 at 5:42 am UTC
I've been waiting for this
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