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O.D.T. - Escape... Or Die Trying (Windows)

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Description

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.

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The Press Says

Power Play Oct, 1998 86 out of 100 86
Jeuxvideo.com Nov 11, 1998 16 out of 20 80
PC Player (Germany) Oct, 1998 71 out of 100 71
Electric Games 1998 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GameStar (Germany) Oct, 1998 69 out of 100 69
Power Unlimited Dec, 1998 6.8 out of 10 68
Freak Jan, 1999 62 out of 100 62
PC Gamer Mar, 1999 51 out of 100 51
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Mar, 1999 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Attack Games Dec, 1998 5 out of 10 50

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Trivia

There was a N64 port of this in development but it was cancelled just after it was completed. The finished game was leaked a few years later on the net.
Rantanplan (1711) added O.D.T. - Escape... Or Die Trying (Windows) on Apr 21, 2002
Other platforms contributed by Roedie (5226)