Following yesterdayâ€™s addition to Direct2Drive, GamersGate is now the latest online games store to stock the Oddboxx, as well as Munchâ€™s Oddysee and Strangerâ€™s Wrath, DRM-free. All Oddworld games on GamersGate, including Abeâ€™s Oddysee and Abeâ€™s Exoddus, are now being sold with a 50% discount for the next 12 days. Since yesterday, Direct2Drive has extended its 50% sale to Munchâ€™s Oddysee and Strangerâ€™s Wrath, although still only in the Unitied States region. The latest updates to Strangerâ€™s Wrath have now gone live on Steam, although the latest updates to Munchâ€™s Oddysee can currently only be installed manually. Stewart Gilray has stated that Munchâ€™s Oddysee and Strangerâ€™s Wrath will be DRM-free on Amazon Game Downloads, Stardock and newly-confirmed GOG.com.
As seen on Oddworld.com, a good news for the Oddboxx a compilation of Abe’s Oddysee, Abe’s Exoddus, Munch’s Oddysee and Stranger’s Wrath for PC.
On the week of March 7th 2011, this budget-priced compilation of award-winning classics will finally launch on IGN D2D, Stardock, Amazon, GamersGate and other services to be announced. To celebrate, there will also be a week-long 50% discounted price sale from the day of release, which will also occur on Steam. The Oddboxx will come complete with a host of extra features added since the gameâ€™s launch: Munchâ€™s Oddysee:
Additional achievements: A Bittersweet Reunion, Not Mine, Archers at Dawn, A Peaceful Death, Riding High, Zen, Wheelie Selfish, Weâ€™re Freeeee, Demonic. Improved controls and complete control customizability. Fixed all major bugs and issues, including joypad and sound device errors. Added launcher with multiple resolution and anti-aliasing support. Added dynamic shadowing. Added widescreen modes.
Added Xbox 360 controller support. Fully customizable controls, including 3rd party control pad support. Added support for devices with more than 6 audio channels. Added launcher with multiple resolution and anti-aliasing support. Added widescreen modes.
Strangerâ€™s Wrath will receive ADDITIONAL enhancements later this year, to be taken from the forthcoming upgraded PSN version. This includes upgraded models, lighting, UI features and a few surprises still to come.