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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Bzzit » Fri Jul 07, 2017 2:14 am

I took your advice and I'm currently doing the time trials in 2. it's actually really addicting, fun and not as frustrating as I feared! Think I'll go for platinum in both 2 and 3; I'll be avoiding 1 though, kudos to you for actually persevering with that one :oops2:
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby doungemash » Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:18 pm

a love crach n sane colection really fun i like :) :) :)

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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Bzzit » Sun Jul 16, 2017 3:12 pm

agreed. crach bankersnoot 4 lyf
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Master » Sun Jul 16, 2017 8:47 pm

On that topic, two of my favourite YouTubers decided to team up to review the N Sane Trilogy. Ol' Caddy and SomeCallMeJohnny:

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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Rayfist » Tue Jul 25, 2017 10:32 am

The review was great- it was kind of refreshing to see something less bitchy, although I do find it weird how they sort of skimmed directly over the games absurd ice physics. Still though, it was nice to see Johnny and Caddy do a collab together, although Caddy's sort of extremely "in your face" type humor has sort of worn out on me at times, I still love his personality. I also kind of liked how Johnny was mostly the voice of reason in the review, really brings out their characters that they play for youtube.
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Master » Sun Jul 30, 2017 10:38 pm

Apparently, the game's UI designer did a video on the game, then took it down. That is what the owner of this video claims, which is interesting:

As you can see, it's using Xbox icons.
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Ray502 » Mon Jul 31, 2017 8:08 pm

I was struggling with the jumping mechanics in certain parts of the first game and CSB, but I've gotten used to it since I began Warped. Lost plenty of lives in certain levels.
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Ambidextroid » Mon Jul 31, 2017 8:29 pm

Could someone suggest an order to play the original trilogy? I was going to play 3 first but I'm tempted to play them chronologically, is there a preferred order?
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Bzzit » Mon Jul 31, 2017 9:25 pm

My preferred order is to to skip 1 entirely then jump directly to 2, then 3... then CTR
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Ambidextroid » Mon Jul 31, 2017 10:31 pm

Is 1 that bad? I've heard it's hard but not a terrible game. I've tried jumping directly into 3 but I immediately felt as though I had jumped into something with no context, though I might have accidentally skipped the intro...
I don't mind which order I play, I might take up your suggestion but play 1 after the second and third
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Bzzit » Tue Aug 01, 2017 7:34 am

1 is plagued with poor game design which 2 fixes. It's also badly paced too, with a very inconsistent difficulty curve.

I wouldn't call it bad, as it has redeemable aspects to it, but I wouldn't recommend it personally

I agree that it would probably be better to try it after playing the other 2 classic games. I'd also recommend playing Twinsanity over 1 as well
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Lalo2795 » Wed Aug 02, 2017 4:24 pm

I havent played twinsanity in like 10 years
so i dont remember anything about it
but ive heard its a glitch fest :|
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Master » Wed Aug 02, 2017 6:45 pm

It's a whole bag of missed opportunity and potential, but I think it serves as a good example of how you could potentially take a classic formula and keep it recognisable while deviating from it.
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Bzzit » Thu Aug 03, 2017 5:44 am

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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Ray502 » Tue Aug 08, 2017 10:44 pm

The "Woah" has gone viral.





I find it amusing.
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Ray502 » Sat Mar 03, 2018 4:08 am

https://www.polygon.com/platform/amp/20 ... -switch-pc

It's possible a port to the Switch and PC will happen to N. Sane Trilogy and a brand new Crash game.

Wait and see scenario I guess.
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Master » Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:22 pm

Well, it's official. N Sane on Switch.
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Greeness » Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:07 am

I'm happy that it will finally give me an excuse to play the N. sane trilogy, I've only ever played a demo of the original game.
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Master » Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:10 am

It got even better.


PC VERSION CONFIRMED.
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Re: Crash Bandicoot

Postby Ray502 » Sun Mar 11, 2018 4:03 am

A physical copy of the PC version? I can already see the people modding those games to death.
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