[LINKED] Variety: With Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, Activision Delivers a Beloved Kart Racing Classic


Let’s give the venerable Mario Kart series its due: after all, it pioneered the concept of depositing beloved mascots into souped-up go-karts and letting them blow each other to smithereens. That said, Nintendo hasn’t always brought its A-game when it comes to its now-beloved racing series, especially in its early days. Back in the late ‘90s, they were even briefly eclipsed by their competition in the form of Naughty Dog’s “Crash Team Racing,” which simply outpointed its contemporary “Mario Kart 64” in its every aspect. Now, twenty years later, after a handful of follow-ups developed by two different studios in the mid-’90s, the Canadian-based developer Beenox has remastered the beloved kart for a new generation of players.

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