Crash Bandicoot redesign spotted at Vicarious Visions

Sunday, 6th January 2013 23:52 GMT By Brenna Hillier

Crash Bandicoot has been spotted lurking in the background of a photo taken at Skylanders developer Vicarious Visions.

A poster showing a re-designed Crash can be seen in the top left of a photo on Facebook from Vicarious Visions’ 2012 game jam.

GameInformer blew the image up a bit, and you van see Crash standing on a little tussock of some sort, sporting a very different look.

Although the poster may just be a bit of fan art, it is visually reminiscent of the Skylanders style, causing speculation that the Naughty Dog-created character may make an appearance in the phenomenally successful series.

Vicarious Visions did once developer a Crash Bandicoot game, for Game Boy Advance. The property was last published by parent company Activision.

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  1. deadstoned

    Not another Crash redesign… Mario and Sonic have never had heavy redesigns. Why do developers insist on fucking up Spyro and Crash.

    #1 2 years ago
  2. diego-rbb-93

    Original design still the best. Simple, comical, funny, cool, lovely, crazy… All the resigns for the moment, lack some of them.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. Yoshi

    To be honest I don’t see this as being a reveal or w/e because they would have never uploaded that image and kept it up. That poster is massive and too obvious to notice if they were trying to keep it a secret.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. SameeR_Fisher

    He does look different, like tazmanian rather than Crash.

    but well personally I don’t think I hate it as much as everyone, it looks pretty cool for me, but obviously that’s only me.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Beta

    I still hope for a return to the glory days of the PS1 Bandicoot era. I even liked the Twinsanity version of Crash.

    But then it was bought by Activision (Doom bells at this point) had 2 sub par games and then nothing. Sad times indeed :P

    #5 2 years ago