Over the Hedge

Developer(s): Edge of Reality
Publisher(s): Activision
Genre: Action, Platformer
Wikipedia: Link
Game review links: Metacritic58/100
Game description: When a housing development intrudes on their woodland habitat and an opossum is kidnapped by an evil exterminator, three wise-cracking rodents and one very neurotic reptile invade the burbs in a quest to rescue their friend. Battle the exterminator and his army of mind-controlled mammals, and save the forest (and your own hide) from the world's peskiest critter man.

Over the Hedge

Game general and emulation properties:
ESRB rating: E10+ (Cartoon Violence, Crude Humor)
PEGI rating: 3+
Supports up to two local players
Languages supported:
English: SLES-53866 & SLES-53989 & SLUS-21300 & SLUS-21300GH
German: SLES-53988
French: SLES-53988
Spanish: SLES-53987
Region NTSC-U:
Serial numbers: SLUS-21300
SLUS-21300GH (Greatest Hits)
Release date: May 9, 2006
2007 (Greatest Hits)
Windows Status: Playable
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?
Region PAL:
Serial numbers: SLES-53866
SLES-54173/P (Platinum: The Best of PlayStation 2)
Release date: June 23, 2006
Windows Status: Playable
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?

Test configurations on Windows:

Environment Configurations Comments Tester
Region OS CPU/GPU Revision Graphics Sound/Pad
NTSC-U Windows
  • Intel Core i7 @ 3.40 GHz
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285 768MB
1.1.0 r5576 [24 02 2013] GSdx 5570 SSE41 [23 02 2013]
  • SPU2-X 2.0.0 [24 02 2013]
  • LilyPad 0.11.0 [13 01 2013]
VU1 must be in interpreter mode or game will not load. Hangs after start screen (which is broken).
NTSC-U Windows
  • Intel Core i5-6600K @ 4.70 GHz
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 8GB
v1.5.0-dev-1749-g9d1b27c GSdx OpenGL (Hardware)
  • SPU2-X
  • LilyPad 0.12.0
Runs without any problems.
PAL Windows
  • Intel Core i5-4690K @ 3.5 GHz
  • Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 (6 GB)
1.5.0-20180327153300 GSdx OpenGL Hardware, Native, High Blending Accuracy, Bilinear (PS2) Texture Filtering. Runs flawlessly. Full speed with occasional drops. Turn off MTVU, it causes the game to hang in main menu.
NTSC-U Windows 10 64-bit
  • 11th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-11600 @ 2.80GHz
  • Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
v1.7.2415 GSdx 1.2.0-AVX2
  • SPU2-X 2.0.0
  • LilyPad 0.12.1
No noticeable bugs. Plays fine, framerate is solid. Hemporus01


  • Original names: Beestenboel Bij De Buren (SLES-53989), DreamWorks Vecinos Invasores (SLES-53987), DreamWorks La Gang del Bosco (SLES-53986), På Andra Sidan Häcken (SLES-54173)
  • Also known as DreamWorks Over the Hedge

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