Crash Bandicoot HD Remakes Gets Release Date

Crash Bandicoot HD Remakes Gets Release Date

The Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy – a collection of HD remakes of the original PlayStation games – is set to release exclusively on PS4 on June 30, developer Vicarious Visions announced on a PlayStation Blog post.

“This is a AAA remaster. We’re giving this the love and attention to detail that we pay to all of our AAA games,” said game director Dan Tanguay. “We’re building it using the original level geometry so that it plays as close to the original as possible. We’ve also referred to this as a remaster plus, as we are adding new features that we think the fans are going to love!”

The game promises to look prettier, using real-time lighting and physics-based rendering. This is in addition to an increased texture size, and reworked soundtrack.

“We are recreating the original compositions to match the high-definition visuals and the updated look and feel of the game,” said Justin Joyner, audio lead. “The original music was brilliantly composed and arranged to get the most out of the memory and processing power of the original PlayStation. With much expanded resources, we are able to really improve sound quality and fidelity, while staying faithful to the original compositions.”

The Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy is set to land on PS4 on June 30. We’ll update this article if the New Zealand date differs.


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Comments Comments (9)

Posted by Dvst8u
On Friday 17 Feb 2017 10:07 AM
Day one for me
Posted by darklordfoamy
On Friday 17 Feb 2017 10:53 AM
I am really hoping this turns out well.
Posted by drunk_monk
On Friday 17 Feb 2017 10:55 AM
That is so much sooner than I expected. Excitement.
Posted by kiwiatlarge
On Friday 17 Feb 2017 1:52 PM
As a hirer (and not much of a buyer) of games in that era.. is it wrong that the closest I've come to playing a Crash game is downloading the original classic to the PSP (or was it Vita?) and playing the first level through..
Posted by FreddlePopGameS
On Friday 17 Feb 2017 4:54 PM
17 February 2017, 10:07 AM Reply to Dvst8u
Day one for me
I'm with you on that
Posted by Booker_T_SUCKAAA
On Friday 17 Feb 2017 5:14 PM
I've got most of them, PS1 versions, on the PS3. Can't wait to play in HD. They are still fun games to play today.
Posted by Ryzlin
On Friday 17 Feb 2017 5:40 PM
So keen. Almost couldn't believe that date.
Posted by ptys
On Friday 17 Feb 2017 8:39 PM
This game was always a poor mans Mario to me. Surely its not that hard to invent a cool mascot Sony :p
Posted by polarbear
On Friday 17 Feb 2017 10:50 PM
They should remake crash team racing !!