The Game Awards 2018: Crash Team Racing Reboot Officially Announced

It’s been announced that PlayStation One cult classic title, Crash Team Racing, is getting a remake. Hooray!

Revealed as a part of The Game Awards 2018, the news isn’t too much of a shock, as people has their suspicions about the project thanks to posts on Twitter and Reddit.

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Credit: Crash Team Racing

Over on the r/crashbandicoot subreddit, a user by the name nautjordan recently shared a Twitter screenshot that suggested we might be getting a Crash announcement, as Activision had sent out Crash Bandicoot cookies to ChampChong, which is definitely a random gift.

Twitter user TheWumpaGem wrote: “I just realized..

“We have a celebrity showing off unique goodies representing an Activision IP (Crash in this case)

“When this happens, an official announcement would pop up a few days later (example: James Harden w/ BO4 cap)

“My god, is it coming sooner than I thought? #TGA2018”

Credit: Naughty Dog

On Reddit, fans were speculating that the announcement could be a remaster of the ever-popular Crash Team Racing, originally released in 1999.

Another hint had also cropped up on Twitter, where Holly Bennett of PlayStation Access shared the following tweet, which strongly suggested a racing game was coming…

Credit: Crash Team Racing

With the success of titles like Crash’s N-Sane Trilogy and the Spyro Reignited Trilogy, it wasn’t going to be too long before we got a game like this!

Check out the reveal below! Are you excited for Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled?