Crash Team Racing (CTR) is a kart racing game a la
Mario Kart, featuring popular characters from the Crash Bandicoot series of games - Crash, Coco, Neo Cortex, N. Gin, Penta Penguin, Polar, Pura, Papu Papu, Komodo Joe, Pinstripe, Tiny, Dingodile, Ripper Roo, Fake Crash and N. Tropy.
The player can race a full storyboard game as any one of the characters, fighting to beat the ultimate (and cheating) racer from another planet, Nitrous Oxide, who wants to turn the Earth into a car park. Each of the main races are against 7 other AI competitors, with 5 "boss" races against a single boss character.
To help you along your way are a whole bunch of weapons, ranging from missiles and rolling bombs to booby-trapped TNT crates and the leader-seeking orb.
There are also a few arcade modes, sub-games and battle games against up to 4 other players.
- "CTR" -- Common abbreviation
- "Crash Bandicoot Racing" -- Japanese title
- "クラッシュ・バンディクー レーシング" -- Japanese spelling
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The Press Says
|The Video Game Critic
||Jan 15, 2000
||Dec 13, 2002
||95 out of 100
||92 out of 100
||Nov 01, 1999
||91 out of 100
||Sep 12, 2004
||9.1 out of 10
||Dec 09, 2007
||9 out of 10
||Oct 21, 1999
||9 out of 10
||Nov 25, 1999
||17 out of 20
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Crash Team Racing
is the last game in the Crash Bandicoot series
developed by Naughty Dog
. Other companies took over afterwards.
The game makes a short appearance on the episode The One With Monica's Thunder
from the TV show Friends
, in which the character Joey (Matt LeBlanc) enters the living room of his apartment and sees Chandler (Matthew Perry) playing CTR
as Crash on the track Hot Air Skyway.