O.D.T. - Escape... Or Die Trying

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The airship Nautiflyus, piloted by the famous hero Captain Lamat, was on its way to deliver the wondrous Green Pearl to the city of Calli, in hope of curing its inhabitants with the Pearl's healing powers. However, when taking a shortcut through the so-called Forbidden Zone, the Nautiflyus crash-landed; both Captain Lamat and the Green Pearl were abducted by unknown creatures. The four crew members - the cartographer Julia, the strategist Ike, the engineer Maxx, and the archbishop Solaar - must deal with the new dangers, rescue the Captain, and retrieve the Pearl.

O.D.T. is an action role-playing game with some platforming and puzzle-solving elements. The player can choose to control any of the four characters. Each of them has his/her own strengths and weaknesses: for example, Maxx has high defense, while the archbishop has access to powerful occult techniques. Defeating enemies rewards the player with experience points, which can be used to increase a particular parameter of a character, increasing his/her combat abilities.


O.D.T. - Escape... Or Die Trying PlayStation Levels are mazy.
O.D.T. - Escape... Or Die Trying PlayStation Wading through water.
O.D.T. - Escape... Or Die Trying PlayStation Selecting a character.
O.D.T. - Escape... Or Die Trying PlayStation Intro - the Nautiflyus is still flying safely.

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Critic Reviews

PC Joker Windows Oct, 1998 82 out of 100 82
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Nov, 1998 80 out of 100 80
PC Games (Germany) Windows Oct 07, 1998 72 out of 100 72
PC Player (Germany) Windows Oct, 1998 71 out of 100 71
Gamezilla PlayStation Jan 18, 1999 70 out of 100 70
GameStar (Germany) Windows Oct, 1998 69 out of 100 69
NUKE Computer Gaming Windows 2000 6.7 out of 10 67
Gamesmania.de Windows 1998 60 out of 100 60
Attack Games Windows Dec, 1998 5 out of 10 50
GameSpot Windows Dec 14, 1998 4.8 out of 10 48


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A Gem of The 90's 4 VictorVance (5818)
Mar 02, 2015


Cancelled N64 version

There was a N64 port of the game in development but it was cancelled just after it was completed. The finished game was leaked a few years later on the net.
Contributed to by Roedie (5211) and Rantanplan (1684)