Dear Vicarious Visions: I am still frustrated. [OPINION PIECE]


Notice: This post contains personal editorial opinions by the author and his feelings towards the series, people and more. He is well aware of how many people will be questioning the motive behind this post’s creation due to the internet’s direct nature about discussions and stances towards a franchise like Crash Bandicoot.

2017 was the year of the bandicoot’s return and many 3D Platformers returning. The case with the bandicoot, however, is that talking about the remakes has become a case of frustration rather than excitement, because of the accuracy, nitpicks, controls, faithfulness, worrisome decisions when developing the game.

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Asking the fans about Crash Bandicoot (Fourth Wave – Multi-Interview)


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Today is the fourth day for the special multi-interviews for Crash Bandicoot on Crashy News, it is quite important to note that the format may fluctuate and change over time from deadlines, structure and publications, so keep that in mind. On another note, please know that some of these questions were done in assumptions rather than knowledge of any leak or rumor from 2018. The fourth wave of fans have answered the questions.

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Dark Horse Comics: NCBD Rundown March 28, 2018 – New Witcher Figures, The Crash Bandicoot Files, More!


Join us as we show you what’s new from Dark Horse Comics this week! Includes two new Witcher figures (Dandelion and Shani), Crash Bandicoot Files, new Hungry Ghosts comics, and much more. Filmed live on Facebook every Wednesday at 11am PST.
Details about digital sales here: digital.darkhorse.com

Asking the fans about Crash Bandicoot (Third Wave – Multi-Interview)


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Today is the third day for the special multi-interviews for Crash Bandicoot on Crashy News, it is quite important to note that the format may fluctuate and change over time from deadlines, structure and publications, so keep that in mind. On another note, please know that some of these questions were done in assumptions rather than knowledge of any leak or rumor from 2018. The third wave of fans have answered the questions.

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[HEADS UP] 3rd Wave Multi-Interview Coming this Friday, Participate now to be featured!


Hey, quick heads-up if you want to be included in the upcoming wave, you must submit your answers to the 6 questions of the multi-interview before Thursday midnight (11:30PM EST, changed deadline due to EGLX). Please submit via the Contact page or private messaging on Twitter, Facebook, and Tumblr.

1. Before we start, can you tell when and how did you discover Crash, and what’s your favourite experiences with the games?

2. What do you think in retrospect, defines a good Crash game? How do you think it should feel and look?

3. How should Activision approach the next game after N. Sane/CTR for commercial and critical success? How can the classic formula evolve from there?

4. Even though the N. Sane Trilogy has reset the franchise back to the beginning, do you think it can still re-incorporate characters, lore and gameplay ideas from the PS2-era games, or should it be left behind for brand new ideas?

5. What do you think about the franchise possibly becoming exclusive to PlayStation again? Do you think it should expand into other platforms?

6. Are you supportive of Crash being adapted into other media (TV, comic books, etc.)? If so, which direction should it take?

Asking the fans about Crash Bandicoot (Second Wave – Multi-Interview)


Today is the second day for the special multi-interviews for Crash Bandicoot on Crashy News, it is quite important to note that the format may fluctuate and change over time from deadlines, structure and publications, so keep that in mind. On another note, please know that some of these questions were done in assumptions rather than knowledge of any leak or rumor from 2018. The second wave of fans have answered the questions.

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Here’s a bonus piece for this wave: A piece done by Jezzabelle for her participation in the multi-interview on Crashy News!

 

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