“Stormy Ascent” and All-New “Future Tense” Levels Available as
Bonus Content in Trilogy at No Additional Charge
SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 29, 2018--
Starting today, Crash Bandicoot™ fans and gamers can
relive the ‘90s with the launch of Crash Bandicoot™ N. Sane Trilogy
on Xbox One, Nintendo Switch™ and PC via Steam. Crash Bandicoot N.
Sane Trilogy’s arrival to new platforms marks the first time
that the original three games – Crash Bandicoot,Crash
Bandicoot2: Cortex Strikes Back and Crash Bandicoot3:
Warped – will be playable on these platforms.
To celebrate launch day, Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned
subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is bringing Stormy
Ascent and Future Tense to Crash Bandicoot N. Sane
Trilogy at no additional charge. Stormy Ascent, the
infamous, unfinished level from the original Crash Bandicoot game
allows players to embark on a treacherous journey up the walls of a
terrifying castle, on a stormy night filled with Crash’s fiercest
enemies. In 2017, Stormy Ascent launched exclusively to the PlayStation®
Store for the suggested retail price of $2.99. Now, bandicoots on all
platforms will be able to experience the fun of this remastered and
notoriously difficult level designed to challenge the most hardened of Crash™
fans! Existing Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogyowners
onPlayStation®4 can download Stormy Ascent at no additional
charge from the PlayStation Store.
The ‘coot core will also receive a brand-new level called Future Tense.
Developed by Vicarious Visions, Future Tense brings an extra layer of
difficulty to Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped’s Future world, as
players dodge rockets, destroy robots and leap over lasers while
ascending a massive futuristic skyscraper. Future Tense pays homage to
the unreleased Waterfall level from the original Crash Bandicoot™
game. Future Tense is now available at no additional charge to all
gamers on PS4™, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC.
“Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy was the number one‐selling
remastered collection in PS4 history¹, and we’re excited to bring Crash
in all his 'Fur-K' glory to all major platforms today,” said Steve
Young, Chief Revenue Officer at Activision. “Crash has bridged gaps
between generations, and we’re honored to continue his legacy by giving
fans the opportunity to experience the fun of the remastered trilogy
across multiple platforms.”
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy features more than 100
levels to explore, dazzling “N. Hanced Fur-K” graphics and cinematics,
an acclaimed soundtrack, newly recorded dialogue from familiar voice
actors, and much more. For more information about the Crash
Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy follow @CrashBandicoot on Twitter,
Watch the official Future Tense trailer here.
The trilogy is available for the suggested retail price of $39.99.
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BANDICOOT are trademarks of Activision Publishing, Inc. All other
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¹Based on sales for remastered collections released on PS4 as reported
via NPD, GFK, GSD, PSN and Activision internal estimates.
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