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Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time

As a tie-in with Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time, PowerA is readying a new wired controller for Switch. Amazon has it up with a March 30 release date.

Here’s the official product description and a few photos:

To promote the release of Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time and other new platforms, Activision and Toys for Bob have prepared a new launch trailer for the game. Watch it below.

Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time is out now on Switch both physically and digitally.

GameXplain has shared 20 minutes of footage from the new Switch version of Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time. View the gameplay below.

Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time launches for Switch on March 12.

As Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time finally debuts on Switch, Digital Foundry has examined the game in greater detail. We have a bit of additional insight into how it looks and runs on Nintendo’s console.

Below are the noteworthy tidbits:

After it was initially released towards the end of last year, Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time will be getting a new Switch version next month. YouTuber Cycu1 has put together a video showing how it stacks up to the game running on the PS4 Pro.

Here’s the full comparison:

YouTuber Canadian Guy Eh has shared some of the first gameplay from the Switch version of Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time.

Here’s the full video:

Following yesterday’s announcement that Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time will be put on new platforms next month, retailers have put up their listings. It’s also given us the boxart above.

Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time is due out for Switch on March 12. Pre-orders are currently open on Amazon and GameStop.

After plenty of speculation, Activision finally confirmed that it will soon be bringing Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time to Switch. Toys for Bob creative producer Lou Studdert has since offered additional insight into the new version of the game.

In terms of what to expect regarding frame rate and resolution, Studdert said:

Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time appears to be more than just a simple port on Switch. Twitter user Kanozu_ put together a few comparison screenshots with the PlayStation 4 version, which show that the team did more than merely decrease the resolution.

Based on what we’ve seen from the Switch version, it looks like the models and assets have been reworked. The game now employs a slightly more cel-shaded appearance on Nintendo’s console.

Here’s the full set of comparisons:

After much speculation, Activision has finally announced that Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time is coming to Switch. It will launch on March 12.

Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time first launched last October. Despite Activision not announcing a Switch version, it was listed for Nintendo’s console in the official website’s source code. Then shortly after release, fans spotted what appeared to be an internal profile for Switch in the game’s data.

Here’s an overview of Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time as well as the announcement trailer: