Edna & Harvey: The Breakout xbox

With many console gamers having first witnessed the bizarre world of Edna & Harvey back in 2019, courtesy of the second instalment Harvey’s New Eyes, it’s finally time to uncover how their story began. That’s right, the original Edna & Harvey: The Breakout has just launched in Anniversary Edition form for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. 

Edna & Harvey: The Breakout is a classic point and click adventure which follows the life of Edna as she awakens within an asylum, possessing no memories pertaining to the situation at hand. Fortunately, her plush toy rabbit, Harvey, can talk and this naturally helps alleviate any fears of insanity, encouraging Edna to escape as soon as possible. The potentially evil Dr. Marcel won’t make it easy though. Along the way she’ll encounter a host of weird characters and face tricky inventory-based problems to overcome, with hilarious results more often than not.

Due to this being the Anniversary Edition of Daedalic Entertainment’s cult hit, one can expect improvements aplenty. The insane adventure has been completely re-drawn and given a real overhaul when compared to the 2008 version. That means higher resolution visuals are in place, there’s the use of new technology, and a more intuitive control setup. Therefore it’s obviously going to be better than ever.

If you wish to become embroiled in the zany escapades found in Edna & Harvey: The Breakout – Anniversary Edition, it’ll cost £16.74 for the privilege via the Xbox Store. Those playing on other platforms will be able to grab it from the PS Store and Nintendo eShop as well. Will you be checking out the darkly comedic goings on of this unlikely duo?

Don’t forget to hit up our full review of the game too.

Game Description:

Edna & Harvey are back! The award-winning adventure with a new paintjob! For “”Edna & Harvey: The Breakout – Anniversary Edition””, Daedalic’s classic has been redrawn and received a complete overhaul: high resolution visuals, new technology, intuitive controls – it’s a truly insane adventure. Experience this quirky cult classic with Edna & Harvey anew, but better than ever before – or discover this gem for the first time! Time to go crazy! When Edna wakes up, she has no memories of her past, or why she finds herself in the padded cell of a sanatorium. Though she hasn’t the slightest idea how she ended up in a cell, one thing is certain: She wants to get out of there! After all, she feels positively sane – and her talking plush bunny Harvey absolutely agrees. Together they try to make their escape and meet the weirdest inmates – from a man in a bee costume to the pseudo-siamese twins Hoti and Moti. But Dr. Marcel, the head of the sanatorium, does everything in his power to stop Edna from leaving. What is his endgame? And why has her memory been wiped? Bit by bit, Edna remembers the time before the sanatorium…

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