After lots of rumours, Activision have finally announced that Spyro the Dragon is coming to PS4 and Xbox One in a remastered trilogy. Spyro Reignited Trilogy will be released on September 21st and will be enhanced for Xbox One X and PS4 Pro.
Spyro Reignited Trilogy introduces players to a fully remastered game collection of the three original Spyro games: Spyro the Dragon, Spyro 2: Ripto’s Rage! and Spyro: Year of the Dragon.
As a throwback to the original Spyro unveil, starting Monday, 9th April Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy players on PlayStation 4 can enter the iconic code (↑ ↑ ↓ ↓ ← → ← → square) into their controllers in the Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped title screen to watch the Spyro Reignited Trilogy trailer.
Watch the Spyro Reignited Trilogy trailer below:
Remade from the ground up by lead developer Toys for Bob, the Spyro Reignited Trilogy features the fun and nostalgic gameplay that fans remember with more than 100 levels, enhanced reward sequences, Spyro’s gang of zany dragons and other goofballs (including Sparx the Dragonfly, Hunter, Sheila, Agent 9 and Sgt. Byrd) and more. The trilogy also includes improved environments, updated controls, brand-new lighting and recreated cinematics.
Paul Yan, Chief Creative Officer, at Toys For Bob said:
[blockquote]We’re deeply passionate about staying true to the legacy of the original three Spyro games with the Spyro Reignited Trilogy. We’ve poured a lot of love into making the personalities and worlds feel just like fans remember them, while also keeping the game collection surprisingly fresh with lush, high definition detail. We’re bringing back the Spyro we all fell in love with 20 years ago.[/blockquote]
View some Spyro Reignited Trilogy screenshots in our gallery:
Each level in Spyro Reignited Trilogy is mapped faithfully from the originals. The characters are creatively re-imagined with additional flair. Players will experience a trilogy that’s loaded with an astonishing amount of detail, refreshed modern day mechanics, full analog stick support and smooth camera handling. Spyro Reignited Trilogy also re-imagines Stewart Copeland’s original soundtrack from the first three games.
Paying homage to fans, Tom Kenny, the original voice actor in Spyro 2: Ripto’s Rage!, and Spyro: Year of the Dragon, has returned as the voice of Spyro in the trilogy Spyro Reignited Trilogy.
The Spyro Reignited Trilogy is available now to pre-order via major retailers. Check out the official Spyro the Dragon website for more information.