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  • Publisher: Invictus
  • Genre: Adventure
  • Device: Universal
  • Size: 90.8 MB
  • Version: 1.2
  • Price: $2.99
  • Average User Rating:
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... maybe they thought I was dead, and they threw me out like rag doll, in the middle of dirt, waste and litter. I was an Escapee - was I the only one?
/Daniel White - captured from the Earth/

That was only the beginning, and has been followed by adventures through a distinct cyberspace.
You are on the run from powerful alien beings on an alien planet, having been transported there for a reason that no-one knows at the beginning.
Find your way home back to Earth and solve the mystery.


The Escapee has been REMASTERED and a great number of improvements has been added, such as built in hint system, improved gameplay and controls.

- incredible amount of hand drawn graphics
- 5 minutes long intro and outro sequences
- tens of death cutscenes
- in-game hint system
- easy controls
- 7 levels through the alien planet
- top quality soundtrack with more than 30 tracks
- main character with more than 1200! hand drawn animation frames
- tens of monsters and robots to kill and avoid
- surprising end sequence
- puzzles and adventure elements
- heated action against tricky enemies

Graphics 95%
"It's like being in a movie, it works well with the Gameplay"

Playability 94%
"Simple to play with plenty of moves"

Sound 94%
"The atmosphere makes the scenes tense and scary"

Addiction 95%
"It arrived just before the holiday and I played it all over the holiday. It's hard not to play."

Lastability 94%
"This game challenges your mind and it's be a joy and an achievement to discover more"

Overall 95%
"Everything from the Graphics to Gameplay have been designed to work together, to create a game of near perfection."

"During the course of the game you have to pass seven stages, each of which has
its own distinct atmosphere and visual appearance, so you simply don't have a
chance to get bored."

"The Escapee is a thrilling and atmospheric game, the graphics were done with much love for detail, and the music and sound effects blend nicely with the atmosphere."

The Escapee has been released on the Amiga originally, it has received a number of awards, such as "Game of the Year" or the CU Superstar award from the word biggest selling gaming magazines!

Now the REMASTERED version is available on iOS.
11-30-2009, 08:13 AM
Joined: Apr 2009
Posts: 1,023
oooh i remember this game back when the amiga was in its final days. it received rave reviews and bares a striking resemblance to another world/flashback.

price is steep so if anyones feeling brave enough to give the controls a once over ..

Currently playing: Joe Dever's Lone Wolf and FM2014

11-30-2009, 08:16 AM
Originally Posted by Acidbottle View Post
oooh i remember this game back when the amiga was in its final days.
Yup. They even made the PC version freeware - http://onescapee.invictus.hu/

Wonder about the contols myself.


Youtube link | Pop Up

Last edited by Radogol; 11-30-2009 at 08:19 AM. Reason: Added trailer
11-30-2009, 09:39 AM

Hi All,

We have 5 Promo Codes to give out!
The first 5 private messages we get for promo keys will win the keys (work in US only!)
Once you play the game, please write a fair review at iTunes about The Escapee.

Kind regards,
Krisztina / Invictus-Games Ltd.
11-30-2009, 10:00 AM
Joined: Mar 2009
Location: USA
Posts: 1,944
Received my copy, downloading right now. Thanks!
11-30-2009, 11:14 AM
Joined: Jan 2009
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 5,206
That does look like a dead ringer for Another World, just sprite graphics instead of rotoscoped vector. Could be worth checking out.

[Relax with Galactic Chill] [Let me tell you a story.]
Currently working on: Music for Spirit Hunter Mineko
11-30-2009, 11:16 AM
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 11,190
PM Sent, probably too late!

Originally Posted by NickFalk View Post

Worst idea ever!
11-30-2009, 01:43 PM
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 6,272
I sent a PM a while ago too, I hope I get one this game looks rich in theme and puzzle variety. I want to review it.
11-30-2009, 03:11 PM
Joined: Nov 2009
Location: Providence RI
Posts: 63
Ugh. The game looks cool so far but I cant make enough progress to give any kind of review, lol.
11-30-2009, 03:15 PM
They must have received a lot of PMs. I sent one this morning and no reply yet.