More Crash Bandicoot trilogy on Xbox rumors sprout up


Was it all a dream?

Months back, before the Crash Bandicoot trilogy even had a lot of buzz (it's selling really well now), there was a rumor that it might not be exclusive based on the wording that it was coming to PlayStation "first" from an official PlayStation Ireland posting. I mean even though the set of the three included games originally debuted on PlayStation there's nothing saying it needs to stay that way if Activision is the one holding the keys -- and all of Sony's presence at E3 could have just been part of a timed exclusive deal that remained secret until a later date.

In addition to all that chatter more recent events have given the rumor more credence. Artist Kara Visa, who worked on the game's UI, evidently created an Xbox version. It's entirely possible that it was just for fun, or it could be a holdover from work on the port. A Hungarian retailer also has listed an Xbox One version for release on December 8, 2017 that has since been taken down.

This looks pretty obvious at this point, Sony is probably just holding on to the faux exclusivity as long as they can to get those initial sales out of the gate. The more platforms the merrier!

Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy Gets Retail Listing For Xbox One [Comicbook.com]

You are logged out. Login | Sign up



Chris Carter
Chris CarterReviews Director, Co-EIC   gamer profile

Chris has been enjoying Destructoid avidly since 2008. He finally decided to take the next step, make an account, and start blogging in January of 2009. Now, he's staff! ------------------- T... more + disclosures



Also on Destructoid: Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy   (18)   From our database:

  • This Spyro and Crash bundle looks like a great way to get each trilogy - Peter Glagowski
  • PC Port Report: Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy - Peter Glagowski
  • Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy gets launch trailer days before release - Chris Moyse
  • Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy looks amazing in 4K and on Switch - CJ Andriessen
  • New Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy listing teases 'Future Tense' bonus stage - Chris Carter
  • Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy will be heading to Switch, PC and Xbox One early - Peter Glagowski
  • Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy on Switch will be handled by Toys for Bob - Chris Moyse
  • Activision planning more remasters of their classic IP - Chris Moyse
  • (Update) Rumour: Code site Keymailer lists Crash Bandicoot for Switch - Chris Moyse
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #Activision #Crash Bandicoot #Microsoft #PS4 #rumors #sony #Xbox One



    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!