The game was named the Best Arcade/Platform Game of the Year in PSExtreme Magazine's 1997 Extreme Awards (Vol. 3, Iss. 3). Add
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References to the game
In The Simpsons sitcom, episode Lisa Gets an "A" (10th season), Lisa plays video game called Dash Dingo. It's parody of Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back. The music that plays when the game starts is similar to the music when the Crash game starts. Also, the evil floating Australian head is a parody of the Crash games' villain, Doctor Neo Cortex. The game also revolves around finding and devouring "seven crystal babies", referencing the Azaria Chamberlain disappearance and the Crystals in the aforementioned game.
1997 (Vol. 3, Iss. 3) - Best Arcade/Platform Game of the Year