What’s your most anticipated 2019 game? Without a single moment’s hesitation, I would answer Crash Team Racing: Nitro Fueled. The original is one of my favourite games of all time and I can’t wait for the 21st of June for the release of the new game. If like me, you were keen for more information it seems a few lucky individuals got early access to the game.
The PlayStation Blog posted some updates on the game as well as the developer Beenox. The article is worth a read, but what we did learn from the blog post and this preview by Ashley Oh (writing for Polygon), is that the developers are big fans of the original. The new title will therefore be faithful to the 1999’s classic (the crazy single-player mode will be back as you remember) and there is
All of this sounds like great news. It was also confirmed that this game is going to be a complete remake. Everything (visuals, audio and more) is being built from the ground up, not using any “original Naughty Dog source code”. Happily, it really looks good so far. Be sure to check out 10 minutes of Polygon gameplay here.