Tag: Crash Team Racing
News Dev Confirms No More Crash Team Racing Content Updates
Team's moved to Crash 4 and other projects
Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled has been well supported since its release last year, with developer Beenox adding additional characters, courses, and more. However, following queries from the community, the team has confirmed that the title won't be getting any further content updates. Its 'Final Grand...
News Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled to Cross the Finish Line with Eighth Grand Prix
At the drive-in
The gift that keeps giving, otherwise known as Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, will cross the finish line with its eighth and final Grand Prix event beginning this week. Scheduled to run from 20th February through 22nd March, the Gasmoxia Grand Prix will bring the kart racer’s usual array of Battle Pass-inspired upgrades and...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Celebrates Victory at The Game Awards on Main Menu
This is a neat little thing, isn't it? Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled won the award for Best Sports/Racing Game at The Game Awards 2019 and Crash Bandicoot is commemorating victory by being a bit of a show-off on the game's main menu. Host Geoff Keighley shows off the addition in a tweet below, which goes live tomorrow. It's a small...
News Rustland Grand Prix Brings Mad Max Vibes to Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled on PS4
Oh what a lovely day
We must say, the post-launch support for Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is pretty great. Every month since it drifted onto PlayStation 4, the game has had new tracks, characters, vehicles, and more added into the fold. We hope it'll continue, as these Grand Prix events give everyone a reason to hop back into the driver's seat...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Is Feeling Festive with December's Holiday-Themed Grand Prix
Driving home for Christmas
However you feel about Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled's microtransactions, you have to applaud Beenox for its sterling post-launch support. Every month has seen a new Grand Prix, seasonal events that bring a bunch of new content to the kart racer for free. The next one is named Winter Festival, and as you might expect, is...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled's Next Grand Prix Adds Neon Themed Track and Game Mode
Starting this Friday
If Death Stranding doesn't take your fancy this coming Friday, Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled's next big Grand Prix update is scheduled to go live on the very same day. Titled Neon Circus, it brings with it a new race track, another game mode called Ring Rally, and your typical selection of cosmetic items. Kicking proceedings...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Finally Has Skill-Based Online Matchmaking
Restart your engines
We enjoy a good game of Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, but it's been sorely missing skill-based matchmaking since it launched back in the summer. If you've hopped online at all over the last few months, you'll no doubt have noticed that races can be incredibly unbalanced, with some players crossing the finish line before others...
News The Latest Grand Prix Gets Spooky in Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled from Today on PS4
Plus some game-changing updates
A new month means a new Grand Prix in Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. As you may have guessed, October's Spooky seasonal content revolves around Hallowe'en, bringing a batch of creepy new vehicles, characters, and more to the evolving kart racer. The new track is called Nina's Nightmare, and as you can see in the...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Goes Up a Gear with Three More Grand Prix Events
More tracks, cars, and characters
Spyro the Dragon's introduction to Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled has only just concluded, but it looks like even more content is on the way. The game's official Twitter account has just revealed a further three in-game Grand Prix events that'll be launching in the near future. The Spooky Grand Prix is up first,...
News Spyro Charges into Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled in Latest Grand Prix Event
Spyro track, characters, and more added
Spyro the Dragon is gliding into Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, as we've known for a while, but Activision has now lifted the lid on the upcoming Grand Prix. Called Spyro and Friends, the latest seasonal event coming to the colourful kart racer sees the two platforming heroes cross paths. From 30th August,...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Microtransactions Are Rolling Out on PS4 Now
Prices for Wumpa Coin bundles revealed
When the current Grand Prix event Back N. Time was detailed, Activision took the opportunity to also reveal that microtransactions will be making their way to Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. This will allow players to purchase packs of Wumpa Coins, the in-game currenc
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Is Getting Microtransactions
Activision strikes again
Given how stingy Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is with its in-game currency, we had a feeling Activision would be injecting microtransactions into the game at some point, but that doesn't make it any less disappointing. When the title's next Gran Prix event goes live on the 2nd August, you'll be able to purchase Wumpa...
News Woah! Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Is Going Back N. Time in Latest Grand Prix Event
With the Nitro Tour Grand Prix now over, it's time to look to the next seasonal event coming to Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. Called Back N. Time, the upcoming season adds a whole host of new bits and pieces to the kart racer remake. Top of the list is an all-new track named Prehistoric Playground, which will see players drifting
Feature 7 Ways Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Needs to Improve Its Online Multiplayer
Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is a solid remake of a classic PlayStation kart racer, topped off with an abundance of additional characters, tracks, and other welcome additions like cosmetic customisation. As a package it's impressively robust, but if there's one criticism we'd be quick to level at Nitro-Fueled, it's that the online...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Patch 1.06 Fixes a Few More Bugs
But we don't know which ones
We're still rather enjoying Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled here at Push Square Towers, but it's no secret that there are a few bugs here and there. We've ran into several that, although not game breaking, leave the Activision remake feeling rough around the edges. Fortunately, a new patch has just arrived on PlayStation...
News Free Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Dynamic Theme Available Now on PS4
The race is on
Who doesn't like a free dynamic PlayStation 4 theme? We've had a few of them lately, and Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is the next in line for complimentary dashboard decorations. The new theme, named 'The Race Is On', is available to download now in both North America and Europe. It plays the theme music from the Beenox remake, and...
News The Nitro Tour Grand Prix Event Is Live Now in Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled
May the best bandicoot win
Start your engines and grab some wumpa fruit: the first seasonal content has arrived in Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. The Nitro Tour Grand Prix is now live in Activision's rejuvenated kart racer, but you'll need to download the latest patch for the game first. Patch version 1.04 is ready for download, weighing in at...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled's First Seasonal Grand Prix Content Outlined
Start your engines on 3rd July
In case you weren't aware, Beenox is going to be supporting Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled with seasonal post-launch content. The kart racer has a ton of customisation options from the off, but starting on 3rd July, you'll be able to earn even more in the game's first Grand Prix event. Called the Nitro Tour Grand...
News Upcoming Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Patch to Fix PS4 Save Corrupting Issues
All players to receive some free Wumpa Coins
Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled launched just over a week ago on PlayStation 4, and while it's generally a great remake, it's had its fair share of issues. Perhaps the most notable problem is a nasty bug that's seen many players lose their save data. According to Beenox, your save could corrupt "if the...
Review Crash Team Racing - Naughty Dog Created the Best Kart Racer on PSone
Bandicoot power slide
Start your engines, and fasten your seatbelts for another Naughty Dog creation. In this case it's CTR: Crash Team Racing from 1999, which also happens to be the greatest kart racing game on the PSone. Released in the same year as Speed Freaks, and colourful mascot racers like Bomberman Fantasy Race on PSone, Crash Team Racing...
E3 2019 Watch Tawna Bandicoot Race Around Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled's Brand New Track
A sneak peek at post-launch content
Beenox, developer of Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, isn't hitting the brakes when it crosses the finish line. It was recently announced that the studio will be continuing support of the title long after it launches with seasonal Grand Prix content. These events are set to include new characters, tracks, and...
E3 2019 Crash team Racing Nitro-Fueled Reveals Free Seasonal Content, New Characters, and Spyro Crossover
No finish line in sight
Developer Beenox is really going all-in on Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, It's just revealed that the game will be getting seasonal content, complete with new characters, tracks, and cosmetic items. These seasonal events will be completely free. A post on the official PlayStation Blog explains all: "What is a Grand Prix...
E3 2019 Penta Penguin Confirmed for Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled
Penguin yay one
Geoff Keighley, the main man himself, has delivered the biggest announcement of E3 2019. Penta Penguin, a secret character in the original CTR, has been brought back for Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, unlockable with the very same cheat code. However, developer Beenox has gone the extra mile to round out the character. In the PSone...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled PS4 Trophies Want You Boosting Non-Stop
Trophy list is online
With only a couple of weeks until release, it's about time we saw the list of trophies for Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. It's a pretty meaty one at that; the kart racer has 48 trophies, including a Platinum. Looking through them all, you'll earn many of them by simply playing through Adventure Mode, but there are some more...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Looks N. Sanely Fun in New Launch Trailer
We're pretty excited for Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled here at Push Square Towers. The original has always been a favourite, and the PlayStation 4 remake is looking top notch. This new trailer has just been uploaded, and it's got us all hyped for 21st June. It doesn't really show us anything new, but the kart racer looks like it's going...
Random Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Pre-Orders in Brazil Come with a Pair of Socks
Keeping those feet warm
Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is a game we're hotly anticipating, and it's only a couple of weeks away from releasing now. However, there's rather a lot of weird merchandise based on the game you could purchase if you really wanted to out in the wild. Speaking of which,
News Get a First Look at Retro Stadium in New Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Gameplay
PS4 exclusive track revealed
We're now just three short weeks away from the arrival of Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, the revved up remake of the beloved PSone kart racer. PlayStation Underground has released a new gameplay video, and it shows off a couple of tracks we've yet to see: Dragon Mines and Retro Stadium, the low-poly PS4 exclusive...
Random You Can Buy an Official Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Incense Burner
Plenty of games have their own line of merchandise nowadays. Heck, even Hideo Kojima's development studio has a range of clothing, among other things. So it's no surprise to see that Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is getting a healthy dose of merch, and you can pre-order a bunch of it over on PlayStation Gear. You have your typical items...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Adventure Mode Gameplay Shows Off Cutscenes and Hub Worlds
Survival of the fastest
Just a few hours ago, a PlayStation Blog post from Beenox detailed the revamped Adventure Mode in Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. Now, a new video courtesy of PlayStation Underground has made its way online, and it too focuses on the single player campaign. The 20-minute gameplay video shows off a bunch of brand new footage,...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled's Adventure Mode Is Getting Some Changes
Souped up single player
Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled wouldn't be a very faithful remake of CTR without Adventure Mode. The single player campaign we all know and love will indeed be present and correct in Activision's modern spin on the kart racer, and developer Beenox has revealed the first details. Thomas Wilson, creative director on the game,...
News First Online Multiplayer Footage for Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Fires onto YouTube
There is an I in team
Our very first look at how Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled handles online multiplayer is here. Those lucky gits over at PlayStation Access have been able to put the upcoming kart racer through its online paces, and they've uploaded ten whole minutes of action. If you haven't been keeping up with how the game's coming together...
News Watch Nolan North and Troy Baker Be Bad at Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled
An hour of split-screen multiplayer
Not only are Nolan North and Troy Baker prolific video game actors, they're also making a name for themselves with their YouTube show, Retro Replay. Activision is clearly a fan of the pair, as it invited them, along with popular influencer Jericho, to play Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled in a recent live stream...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled PS4 Bundles Drift Into View for Europe and Australia
Options vary by country
In a move that makes complete and utter sense, Sony will be packing in copies of Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled with PlayStation 4 consoles when it boosts across the finish line on 21st June. The catch? It seems the various bundles are restricted to certain countries, and North America currently isn't getting a look in at...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Shows Off Some Crazy Character and Kart Customisation
Wow, we didn't realise that Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled was going to have so many customisation options. Going by this brief new trailer, you'll be able to alter the appearance of your favourite characters and their karts with some pretty crazy outfits, accessories, parts, and paint jobs. Sweet! Those with sharp eyes may notice a few...
News Crunch Bandicoot, Zem, and Zam Shown Off in Pre-Order Promo for Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled
The gang's all here
Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled seems to be packing in as much as possible, including content from both the original CTR and Crash Nitro Kart. Crunch Bandicoot has already been confirmed, but we have our first look at the character in the below video. Not only that, but baddies Zem and Zam are also shown off as playable racers...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Cover Art Is Here to Rev Your Engine
We're about two months away from the return of PSone's premier kart racer. Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled drifts into view on 21st June, and while we haven't seen or heard too much about the game itself lately, we do have some nice new artwork to peruse. Revealed on Twitter, we now have the final cover art for the game, and it's looking...
News Electron Skins Added for Crash Team Racing Pre-Orders
Each comes with a custom podium animation
Pre-order the upcoming Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled on the PlayStation 4 and you’ll unlock access to some bonus outfits and animations for the titular ‘Coot, Coco, and Dr. Neo Cortex. Each outfit comes with a unique podium animation, so if your name just so happens to be Anthony Dickens, you can...
Hands On Can Crash Team Racing Compete with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe?
We go head-to-head in Activision's remaster
Crash Bandicoot’s re-emergence has been one of the highlights of the PlayStation 4 era, with Sony’s former mascot now very much a part of the mainstream gaming furniture again. With the PSone’s seminal Crash Team Racing representing one of the few times the Mario Kart juggernaut has been put under...
State of Play Crash Team Racing Reveals Nitro Kart Tracks, Battle Mode, and PS4 Exclusive Stuff
Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled got a brand new trailer during Sony's State of Play livestream, confirming that the upcoming racer will indeed have Crash Nitro Kart content. It'll feature tracks and karts from the PS2 title, as well as its bombastic battle mode. What's more, PlayStation 4 users get access to some exclusive stuff, including...
News Crash Team Racing PS1 to PS4 Comparison Is Seriously Impressive
They've done it again
Phwoar, how good does Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled look? The remade racer's currently doing the rounds thanks to a number of fresh previews and gameplay videos, and those lucky gits over at PlayStation Access have managed to get their hands on it as well. In the video that we've embedded above, the team compares the graphics...
News New Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Gameplay Drifts Into View
"We played a lot of Crash Team Racing"
Activision's studio Beenox might not be a widely known developer, but it looks to be doing splendid work on Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. A new trailer has appeared, and it's gotten us all nostalgic for the classic PSone kart racer. By the sound of it, the development team is excited to be bringing the game...
News Dingo Canyon Is Looking Good In Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled
We don't want to immediately start wishing away 2019, but there's still about six months to go until we can get behind the wheel of Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. This remake of Naughty Dog's PSone kart racer has looked great since its debut trailer at the Game Awards 2018, and the latest screenshot is no different. In a direct comparison...
News For an Extra $20 You Can Unlock Nitros Oxide Early in Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled
Wheeling and dealing
If you weren't aware, you can already pre-order Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled over on the PlayStation Store. It's going for a reasonable £34.99/$39.99, and purchasing the game early will net you a few digital goodies: a PS4 theme, some avatars, and an undisclosed in-game item. However, it's not your only option -- there's also...
News Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Screenshots Look N. Sanely Good
Driving us crazy
Perhaps one of our favourite announcements of last night's Game Awards was for Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, a long-rumoured and much requested remake that we're happy to see is on the way. The debut trailer for the kart racer looks wonderful, and the fresh coat of paint continues to shine through in a small batch of screenshots...
The Game Awards 2018 The Crash Team Racing PS4 Remake Is Real, and It's Nitro-Fueled
It's finally happened, folks: Crash Team Racing is back on PlayStation 4 as Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled, and damn does it look good. Revealed at The Game Awards 2018, it's a full remake of the PSone classic. It even has a release date! Wow! You can hit the track on the 21st June, 2019.
Rumour Will the Crash Team Racing PS4 Remake Drift Onstage at The Game Awards?
We've been half-expecting a remake of Crash Team Racing due to the success of Vicarious Visions' Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy. It'd be very welcome; a return of one of PlayStation's best kart racers would not only be popular among fans, it'd also fill a gap in the market for a quality arcading racing title on PS4. Well, if this is...