Crash Bandicoot: WARPED - Trivia


General Trivia

  • Crash has 30 000 frames of animation, much more than any other video-game character at the time.
  • Like Crash, Coco is completely silent throughout the game.
  • This was one of the few games to have PocketStation compatibility in Japan.
  • The promotional artwork of Crash and Coco on the motorcycle is a parody of Terminator 2.
  • The Arabian levels seem highly inspired by Disney's Aladdin, with waist coat-wearing monkeys (like Abu), enemies in black and red robes (like Jafar), and magic carpets.
  • Some walls in the Egypt levels depict a black dog named Morgan, Naughty Dog's pet at the time.

Music

  • The theme song was remixed numerous times for other games. It became the theme song for Crash Bash, The Wrath of Cortex, The Huge Adventure/XS, and N-Tranced. It's also heard in the first cutscene of Crash Nitro Kart, and for a while, it was intended to be used in Crash of the Titans as well.
  • All of the returning characters from the previous games are accompanied by remixes of their previous leitmotifs.

References

  • Makin' Waves might be named after the TV series.
  • Hang 'em High and Midnight Run are both named after movies.
  • Tomb Time could be a reference to the show-inside-a-show called Tool Time from the sitcom Home Improvement.
  • Dino Might is a reference to J. J.'s catchphrase from Good Times, "dyn-o-mite".
  • Tomb Wader references Tomb Raider.
  • Ski Crazed is the name of the 1986 game made by Naughty Dog founders Jason Rubin and Andy Gavin.
  • Rings of Power shares its name with Naughty Dog's first video-game for the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive.
  • Eggipus Rex is a reference to the Greek tragedy Oedipus Rex.

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