There's never been a better time to be a dusty copy of a '90s video game, chances are you're getting a remaster any day now. Crash Team Racing is the latest old school classic to get a wash and brush up for a new audience, with Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled just announced at The Game Awards. "Our focus was to look at what had been done in the past and look at how we could bring an authentic experience, but also how we could modernize the experience for today's audience," explains Thomas Wilson, co-studio head at developer Beenox."There's a reason it's called Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, and it's because it's the same game you loved, but revved up to the max. The same tracks, the same characters but all injected with brand new visual fidelity, a lot more personality - the characters are fully animated - and of course we're bringing the online experience as well."Online multiplayer is a new addition to the classic series, and joins modes like Adventure, Arcade Single Race and … [Read more...] about Fire up your nostalgia engines, Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is bringing back the bandicoot
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The list of safe bets for announcements at this year’s Game Awards is getting long, and now we can add a remake of CTR: Crash Team Racing to the list. A small, orange, fuzzy tease points to the official reveal later this week, and it looks like Activision aims to follow up on the tremendous success of previous PlayStation One remakes by bringing back the kart racer. Hollie Bennett, manager of PlayStation UK’s official YouTube channel, noted the arrival of an unusual package on social media. It contained a pair of orange, fuzzy dice and a note that something will be “sliding into the Game Awards” on December 6. Fuzzy dice suggests cars and orange fuzz suggests gaming’s favourite bandicoot. It’s also similar to the purple egg used to tease the Spyro remaster. As Eurogamer notes, this isn’t the first time the possibility of a CTR remake began floating around the internet. Hints toward the news surfaced on Facebook earlier this week, though it … [Read more...] about CTR: Crash Team Racing remake will reportedly debut at The Game Awards
report this adWith The Game Awards 2018 scheduled for this Thursday, December 6, 2018, the rumor mill has already been pumping out all manner of potential reveals at the show, from a release date for Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding to a reveal of the long-awaited Metroid Prime 4. There is one, though, that seems to have a very strong chance of actually being true, and it’s that the Crash Bandicoot racing title, Crash Team Racing, will be getting a full-fledged remaster, and could be announced during TGA 2018’s ceremonies. Earlier this week on the official Crash Bandicoot Facebook page, the cover photo was updated with a picture of a very simple checkerboard pattern which, while rather unassuming at first sight, matches the background of Crash Team Racing‘s main menu screen. Not only that, but also PlayStation Access presenter Holly Bennett uploaded a photo to the Twitter page of a pair of orange, fuzzy dice, alongside … [Read more...] about Crash Team Racing Remaster To Be Announced?
If you have enjoyed the recent rebound of Crash Bandicoot into the video game spotlight, there seems to be a good news on the horizon. Speculation has mounted this week that a Crash Team Racing remaster is underway, and a recent tweet showing fuzzy dice may be an indicator it will be revealed sooner than later. Rumors have been popping up across Facebook fan pages of Crash Bandicoot about a potential revival in the last few days. The Crash Bandicoot PS4 page on Facebook , for example, posted a picture of a checkered flag. While that doesn’t mean much, another development today seems to indicate there may be something to the speculation. Playstation Access presenter and channel manager Hollie Bennett tweeted a picture of fuzzy orange dice that looked an awful lot like Crash Bandicoot’s fur color. A message above the dice read “Sliding into the Game Awards on 6/12…. – Anonymous”. Additionally, Eurogamer seems to indicate that there … [Read more...] about Rumor: Crash Team Racing Remaster to Appear at the Game Awards
Cult kart racer CTR: Crash Team Racing looks like it's making a comeback.Following the enormous success of the Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy remaster, it looks like publisher Activision will revisit kart racing spin-off CTR next.Earlier this week, dubious-sounding rumours began floating around Facebook of an announcement at this year's Game Awards, due to be held this week - at 1.30am UK time on Friday, 7th December.But then today, PlayStation Access presenter Hollie Bennett teased the following photo on Twitter - of a pair of Crash-coloured furry dice, the kind you might hang on a car's rear-view mirror. "Sliding into the Game Awards on 6/12," an accompanying message reads. Eurogamer understands this tease to be the real deal, and Activision will make its CTR remake official later this week. It's no Mario Kart, but it'll keep us busy until Nintendo hits the track next.Originally released for the PlayStation 1 in 1999, CTR Crash Team Racing was developed by Naughty Dog, which would … [Read more...] about Looks like there’s a CTR: Crash Team Racing remaster