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Return Of The Crash – Crash Bandicoot 2 Review

(First published on Gamepad Magazine, 8th February 2011)

CRASH BANDICOOT 2 (1997) – NAUGHTY DOG

Crash is all smiles for the sequel
Crash is all smiles for the sequel

Crash Bandicoot was a great platformer to launch the Playstation with, and its popularity would lead to it becoming the fifth best selling game on the Playstation with 6.8 million copies sold (more than the mighty Metal Gear Solid). Now, a general rule of thumb for platform games is that if the first one is popular, a sequel is almost inevitable. So Naughty Dog went back to the drawing board and cranked out the second game in the series in the space of a year. So, does the second spin for Crash beat the original? Continue reading Return Of The Crash – Crash Bandicoot 2 Review