We have to be honest and admit to casting a jealous eye over to the world of PS4 after Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy hit the console. I mean, who in their right mind wouldn’t be interested in enjoying the antics of the crazy bandicoot!? Well, that eye need no longer be cast as the N. Sane Trilogy is coming to Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC this July.
In fact, it’ll be 10th July 2018 when Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy hits home for real and that will be a very exciting day indeed. Already available on PS4, Activision have today confirmed that everyone’s favourite ’90s marsupial will arrive with Crash Bandicoot, Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back and Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped all wrapped up in one delicious parcel.
Edit: Activision have now confirmed that Crash will be spinning his way to our consoles on June 29th 2018.
With pre-orders opening today, the 10th July will see Crash appear on Xbox for the first time in 10 years, just now he’ll be able to make the most of the power of Xbox One X too.
Similarly, as recently announced as part of Nintendo Direct, Nintendo Switch players will be able to make history as the first three original Crash Bandicoot games arrive on a Nintendo platform. With the delights of Switch, fans can spin, jump, wump and repeat as they take on the epic challenges and adventures from the Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy either on the go in handheld mode or from the comfort of their living rooms in TV mode.
PC owners need not worry about missing out though, as with Crash’s debut on PCWhat’s more, Crash Bandicoot is making his debut on PC with Steam, it’ll usher in a new way for gamers to play with a variety of control options including optimised Steam Controller support, as well as the ability to play with mouse and keyboard.
With more than 100 levels to explore, the N. Sane Trilogy promises a fully remastered experience with brand-new lighting, animations, textures, models and recreated cinematics—all in dazzling “N. Hanced Fur-K.” The soundtrack meanwhile is packed with all the didgeridoos, xylophones and thumpin’ bass lines you can handle, as well as newly recorded dialogue from some of the familiar voice actors who appear in the original Crash Bandicoot games, including Jess Harnell, Lex Lang and Debi Derryberry, among others.
But you shouldn’t be sat there expecting the same old Crash from years ago, and new features of the trilogy include playing as Coco, Crash’s smart and spirited little sister who comes complete with her own set of special attacks. Full analog stick support, a unified save system and checkpoint system makes it easier for new fans to enjoy the classic adventures, while improved bonus levels and time trials in this epic trilogy will challenge the hardest of the ‘Coot core!
If you don’t have access to a PS4, and have been hankering after a chance to play Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy on Xbox One, Switch or PC, then your dreams will soon be answered.
Stand by for some whirling, twirling utter madness!