Crash Bandicoot 4: It is About Time adopted up one loved mascot platformer’s authentic trilogy (and its contemporary remakes) with a really perfect new sequel. And in line with the artwork ebook for Crash 4, Activision is also teasing that it is prepping to do the similar for Spyro the Dragon.
Within the newly launched The Artwork of Crash Bandicoot 4: It is About Time from Crash 4 and Spyro Reignited Trilogy devs Toys for Bob, a number of idea artwork, persona designs, and extra exhibit the paintings the workforce did to modernize the bandicoot. However on one specific web page, a touch at Spyro may doubtlessly be teasing a an identical Spyro 4 remedy is also at the method. Or we are simply in reality studying into an indication. (H/T to @SpyroUniverse on Twitter for first tipping us off to the tease, initially noticed by way of @CrashyNews.)
From The Artwork of Crash Bandicoot 4: It is About Time
An in depth-up of the possible Spyro 4 tease in The Artwork of Crash Bandicoot 4: It is About Time
In a two-page unfold that includes artwork from The SN@XX Size degree and Frank’s Plump Wieners Kioskbot, a big splash web page of idea artwork features a Spyro marquee nestled in among the futuristic cityscape. Proper beneath him is his identify and what seems to be lots of the quantity “4” proper beneath that. The accompanying textual content at the web page by way of artist Brun Coes says “It was once a laugh to mix Dingo’s Diner with the futuristic part, to have the ones automobiles flying with town down beneath… and somewhat trace at Spyro.”
Activision had no touch upon the way forward for Spyro in the case of the possible tease, however IGN has verified the web page within the artwork ebook itself. No plans for a continuation of the Spyro franchise were introduced, however developer Toys for Bob, from which the artwork ebook stems, additionally advanced the Reignited Trilogy and has lengthy shephered Spyro all the way through Activision’s possession of the valuables, having in the past advanced the Skylanders franchise.
As for now, there is not any different phrase on a Spyro continuation, however given Activision’s contemporary passion in reviving each his and Crash’s franchises, the pink dragon can have the risk to go back past Easter eggs in Crash 4.
The Artwork of Crash Bandicoot 4: It is About Time is these days to be had on Amazon and includes a ton of paintings and perception into the introduction of Crash Bandicoot 4 from artists and different Toys for Bob workforce participants, with author Micky Neilson and a foreword by way of Josh Nadelberg. The studio additionally launched The Artwork of Spyro Reignited Trilogy previous this yr.
For extra on Toys for Bob’s newest paintings, take a look at each our Crash Bandicoot 4: It is About Time overview and our Spyro Reignited Trilogy overview. And make sure you watch the Crash 4 builders react to a speedrun, and take a look at our Crash 4 wiki information if you are aiming to 100% it!
Jonathon Dornbush is IGN’s Senior Information Editor, host of Podcast Past!, and PlayStation lead. Communicate to him on Twitter @jmdornbush.