Fans of the little purple dragon rejoice -- Spyro: Reignited Trilogy is here. The game is now out, and it's a wonderful recreation of Spyro's original adventures. We've created this FAQ guide in order to help answer any of your burning questions about the Reignited Trilogy. Scroll down for all the information you need before you start playing.
When does Spyro: Reignited Trilogy release?
Spyro: Reignited Trilogy launches 13th November 2018 on PS4. This release date is the same for all regions.
How much does Spyro: Reignited Trilogy cost?
Spyro: Reignited Trilogy is available from most retailers for the relatively low price of £29.99 / €39.99 / $39.99. You can also buy it digitally via PlayStation Store for £34.99 / €39.99 / $39.99.
Are there any pre-order bonuses for Spyro: Reignited Trilogy?
If you pre-order Spyro: Reignited Trilogy digitally on PlayStation Store, you'll receive a dynamic theme for your PS4 and a Spyro PSN avatar. Pre-ordering at GameStop will net you a Spyro keychain. Activision has yet to announce any pre-order bonuses for the physical version of the game.
Is there a Spyro: Reignited Trilogy Special or Collector's Edition?
No, Activision hasn't announced any other version of Spyro: Reignited Trilogy. The standard edition is the only version available, and can be bought physically or digitally.
Is there a Spyro: Reignited Trilogy PS4 or PS4 Pro bundle?
No, there aren't any PS4 or PS4 Pro hardware bundles featuring Spyro: Reignited Trilogy as a pack-in. However, it's worth checking your local retailers for offers on consoles that include the game.
Which Spyro games are included in Spyro: Reignited Trilogy?
The Spyro games included in the Reignited trilogy are:
- Spyro the Dragon
- Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage! (also known as Spyro 2: Gateway to Glimmer)
- Spyro: Year of the Dragon
Do you have to download Spyro 2 and 3 if you buy the physical disc version of Spyro: Reignited Trilogy?
If you purchase a physical copy of Spyro: Reignited Trilogy, you will have to download an update on PS4 to unlock the full versions of Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage! and Spyro: Year of the Dragon.
What happens if you don't download the update for Spyro: Reignited Trilogy?
The update allows you to play the full versions of Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage! and Spyro: Year of the Dragon. If you don't download and install this patch, you will have access only to a limited number of levels from each.
What is included on the Spyro: Reignited Trilogy disc?
The first game, Spyro the Dragon, is included in its entirety on the Blu-Ray disc. However, only a small part of both Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage! and Spyro: Year of the Dragon are on the disc. As mentioned, you'll need to download the update to your PS4 in order to play these two games in full.
When will Spyro: Reignited Trilogy's pre-load begin?
If you've pre-ordered Spyro: Reignited Trilogy on PlayStation Store, you should be able to install the game to your PS4 ahead of launch. Activision has yet to announce when you can pre-load the game, but it usually triggers a couple of days before release.
Do you need to have played Spyro games before to enjoy Spyro: Reignited Trilogy?
Nope. Spyro: Reignited Trilogy is a modern remake of the first three Spyro games on PSone, so if you've never played a Spyro game before, this is the perfect opportunity to jump in and experience the best games in the series.
Is there a day one patch for Spyro: Reignited Trilogy?
Yes. The day one update for Spyro: Reignited Trilogy is essential in order to play the full versions of Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage! and Spyro: Year of the Dragon.
How much storage space does Spyro: Reignited Trilogy use on your PS4's hard drive?
The final install size for Spyro: Reignited Trilogy is approximately 67.5GB, so make sure you have ample room on your console's storage to allow for the game.
Will Spyro: Reignited Trilogy have any DLC?
It's unlikely that we'll see any DLC for Spyro: Reignited Trilogy, as it's a remake of three complete games from 20 years ago. However, that didn't stop Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy from receiving a couple of extra levels later down the line, so it's not totally out of the question.
Do you need a PS4 Pro to play Spyro: Reignited Trilogy?
You don't need to have a PS4 Pro in order to enjoy Spyro: Reignited Trilogy. It'll play perfectly well on the standard PS4 as well. However, if you want to see Spyro at his absolute best, the game does feature PS4 Pro support.
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