The Escapists

The Escapists (Xbox One)

2015

System
Xbox One
Publisher
Team17
Developer
Mouldy Toof Studios

N/A

Game Rating

User Ratings: 0

Our Review: 8/10

Overview

Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Adventure, Simulation, Strategy
Release Date

Xbox Live

  • 13th Feb 2015 (USA)
  • 13th Feb 2015 (UK/EU)

Screenshots (4)

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Reviews

  • 4

    Xbox One

    Review The Escapists

    A Great Escape

    As a reviewer of video games, every now and again you can fall into a bit of a dull patch. Every game looks the same. Nothing is interesting. Nothing on the horizon really excites you the way that games of old did. It all gets, for want of a better phrase, a bit "meh." Generally though, you'll find that something comes along that...

About The Game

The Escapists is an award winning prison break simulation that provides players the opportunity of experiencing a light-hearted insight into everyday prison life. Whilst the aim of the game is simply to escape, the detail is in the execution. (Don’t say the word execution too loud in a prison). You may not be in an open prison, but you are in an open world where in between attending rollcalls, mealtimes and doing your chores you should grab every chance to plan your escape. Do you do favours for other inmates earning money and boosting their opinion of you along the way? Or workout and become stronger? Read to increase your skills or spend your time crafting items into homemade weapons and tools. What about working diligently in your prison job, to gain promotions to new jobs with better benefits? Keep a low profile or go out all guns blazing, as long as you escape in the end, that’s all that matters.