Oddworld: Abe’s Exodus is a platform video game and the sequel to Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee.
The player takes control over Abe – a cunning creature that inhabits the unique planet. The plot follows on immediately from events of the previous installment. Abe embarks upon a quest of saving his planet from invasion of greedy Glukkons. His enemies maraud Mudokons’ graveyard and collect bones which have substantial meaning for their civilization. Glukkons need bones to produce toxic fuel called Soul Storm. Abe gathers his friends to stop Glukkons’ predatory intentions.
The player explores diversified locations, struggle against enemy forces and often solves logical puzzles to enter seemingly inaccessible areas. One interacts with environment and randomly allocated NPC – Abe can command them and use for his purpose, but his success in convincing Mudokans depends on creatures’ mood. Abe can control his allies by singing, however it’s not a simple action.
The gamer may gain different power-ups which offers special abilities like invisibility. The multiplayer mode allows two gamers to play a story in turn-based system. Several well-animated films are presented in breaks between another episodes. These movies were nominated to the Academy Awards.