The Escapists, a top-down strategy game from the company behind the Worms series is getting a sequel in 2017
The game revolves around a group of inmates trying to escape from various prisons. Crafting is a big part of the game, as it's easier to break out of prison with a couple of Nunchucks. Tools can be acquired through stealing from other inmates as well.
Prison activities such as exercise and studying help increase the level of the character and, with that, their chance of successfully escaping. The game features ten different prisons with their own routines, ten job positions, north of 185 items the players can find along the way or craft on their own and multiple escape routes. Steam leaderboards are also available, as well as the option of building a custom prison from scratch.
The base game is now available on Steam at a 66 percent discount, The Escapists DLCs are also on sale, as well as some packs containing the game. The offer ends on Monday 06 February.