Post Launch Plans for Crash Team Racing Racing Nitro-Fueled Announced
We won’t lie here at Xbox Addict, there are a few of us who are chomping at the bit to get a chance to play the upcoming remake/remaster, or whatever you want to call it, of Crash Team Racing, simply called Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. Well, it seems that E3 2019 has brought along with it some new news about the upcoming game from Activision Blizzard.
What is the news you ask? Well, it’s been announced that for the first time ever, purchasers of the remastered game will be able to take part in free bonus seasonal content with the games Grand Prix in-game offerings post launch. It is said that this gives gamers another reason to play, the first Grand Prix will kick off on July 3, 2019, and will include a new track for all players, unlockable characters, karts and various customization items.
In a first-look of CTR TV, hosts Chick and Stew revealed all the fun awaiting players in the Grand Prix. Check it out below:
If your too lazy to click play, they revealed that fans will get a brand-new track with each Grand Prix. The first track is called Twilight Tour, which takes players on an epic journey by day and night through the middle east. That’s not all, Chick and Stew also spilled the news that Tawna will in fact be coming to the CTR universe, as an earnable character in the first Grand Prix. There will be new items and characters dropped into the game’s Pit Stop rotation each Grand Prix, including members of the Nitro Squad in the first season (formerly known as the Trophy Girls). These racers come from regions around the world and are ready to represent their countries with speed and strength! Chick and Stew also let fans know about the content they can expect in the two following Grand Prix Seasons, including the most anticipated event of the century…Spyro’s induction to CTR!
For those not too familiar with the game, or it’s linegage, Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled features all the remastered tracks, characters and modes from the original CTR game, and all the reimagined tracks from the original CNK game -- all playable in stunning HD. In addition to this, with the in-game Pit Stop and the Grand Prix seasons, players will be able to race with their earned karts and characters from CNK, as well as content inspired by Crash Tag Team Racing to get the best of the Crash racing universe.
Source: Press Release/YouTube