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App ID 298630
App Type Game
Developer
Publisher Team17
Franchise Team17
Supported Systems Windows macOS Linux
Last Change Number 22688449
Last Record Update 8 March 2024 – 14:57:49 UTC ()
Release Date 13 February 2015 – 18:00:00 UTC ()

The Escapists provides players the opportunity of experiencing a light-hearted insight into everyday prison life with the main objective being that of escaping!

Additional Information

Developer Mouldy Toof Studios
metacritic_name The Escapists
metacritic_score 71
metacritic_fullurl https://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/the-escapists?ftag=MCD-06-10aaa1f
community_visible_stats Yes
workshop_visible Yes
DLCAvailableOnStore Yes
ReleaseState released
Publisher Team17
Store Release Date 13 February 2015 ()
osarch empty string
community_hub_visible Yes
Primary Genre Indie (23)
Store Genres Action (1), Adventure (25), Indie (23), Simulation (28), Strategy (2)
Steam Release Date 13 February 2015 – 18:00:00 UTC ()
Store Asset Modification Time 14 November 2022 – 21:40:54 UTC () (1668462054)
osextended macos64
review_score 8
review_percentage 90
Detected Technologies (?) SDK.SDL
Steam Deck Compatibility
  • category: Playable
  • test_timestamp: 2 February 2023 – 00:00:00 UTC
  • tested_build_id: 1513201
  • configuration:
    supported_inputother
    requires_manual_keyboard_invoke1
    requires_non_controller_launcher_nav0
    primary_player_is_controller_slot_00
    non_deck_display_glyphs1
    small_text1
    requires_internet_for_setup0
    requires_internet_for_singleplayer0
    recommended_runtimenative
    requires_h2640
    gamescope_frame_limiter_not_supported0
  • Some functionality is not accessible when using the default controller configuration, requiring use of the touchscreen or virtual keyboard, or a community configuration
  • This game sometimes shows mouse, keyboard, or non-Steam-Deck controller icons
  • Entering some text requires manually invoking the on-screen keyboard
  • Some in-game text is small and may be difficult to read
  • This game's default graphics configuration performs well on Steam Deck

Supported Languages

7 Languages Interface Full Audio Subtitles Achievements
English Yes Yes Yes
French Yes Yes Yes
German Yes Yes Yes
Spanish - Spain Yes Yes Yes
Polish Yes Yes Yes
Russian Yes Yes Yes
Italian Yes Yes Yes

Tags

Categories

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small_capsule
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header_image
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library_assets
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library_heroen view image
library_logoen view image
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Web Assets
capsule_231x87.jpgLast-Modified: 26 January 2016 – 15:32:56 UTC
capsule_467x181.jpgLast-Modified: 26 January 2016 – 15:32:56 UTC
capsule_616x353.jpgLast-Modified: 26 January 2016 – 15:32:56 UTC
header.jpgLast-Modified: 26 January 2016 – 15:32:56 UTC
hero_capsule.jpgLast-Modified: 14 November 2022 – 21:40:54 UTC
library_600x900.jpgLast-Modified: 11 July 2019 – 14:36:42 UTC
library_hero.jpgLast-Modified: 19 July 2019 – 10:22:55 UTC
logo.pngLast-Modified: 11 July 2019 – 14:36:42 UTC

Steam charts

  • 33 players right now
  • 82 24-hour peak
  • 3,354 all-time peak 16 February 2015
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Store data

  • 104,766 followers
  • #4354 in top sellers
  • 14,330 positive reviews
  • 1,538 negative reviews
  • 90.31% positive reviews

Twitch stats

  • 0 viewers right now
  • 6 24-hour peak
  • 24,767 all-time peak
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User reviews history NEW

  • 😋 Very Positive
  • 88.12% SteamDB Rating
  • 14,330 90.3% positive reviews
  • 1,538 9.7% negative reviews

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Markers

Date Label 30-day Peak
13 February 2015 – 18:00 Steam Release -
6 November 2014 – 12:00 Fanatical: Getaway Bundle -
2 December 2016 – 18:57 Humble Bundle: December 2016 Humble Monthly #14 -
4 December 2018 – 19:00 Humble Bundle: Humble Team17 Bundle -
21 February 2019 – 16:00 Fanatical: Team17 Essentials Bundle -
24 June 2019 – 18:00 Fanatical: The Escapists Breakout Bundle -
8 September 2021 – 20:00 Humble Bundle: Humble Team 17 Greatest Hits Bundle -
18 August 2022 – 15:00 Fanatical: Build Your Own Slayer Bundle 7 -
6 October 2022 – 15:00 Fanatical: Platinum Collection - Build Your Own Bundle (October 2022) -

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How many players are playing The Escapists right now on Steam?

Steam player counter indicates there are currently 33 players live playing The Escapists on Steam.

The Escapists had an all-time peak of 3354 concurrent players on 16 February 2015.

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