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Crash Bandicoot returns to the karting scene with a host of other characters from the adventure series, and this time they have both Neo Cortex and Emperor Velo to worry about. Velo has taken the crew to a remote planet, forced to race for their lives against Neo Cortex and his many evildoers.

Choose from various game modes, from the straight into the action Arcade mode to Adventure mode, following Crash and the gang in the story to save Earth. Race against four friends in multiplayer battle modes, plus connect to the Gamecube for extra options and upload your high scores to the internet ranking system.


Crash Nitro Kart PlayStation 2 Coco is the leader but... doesn't matter because is your teammate.
Crash Nitro Kart PlayStation 2 Before the challenge begins, you must select a teammate.
Crash Nitro Kart PlayStation 2 Loading screen 3.
Crash Nitro Kart PlayStation 2 Choose your team in adventure mode: Team Bandicoot or Team Cortex.

Promo Images

Crash Nitro Kart Render
Crash Nitro Kart Render
Crash Nitro Kart Render
Crash Nitro Kart Render

Alternate Titles

  • "Crash Bandicoot Bakusou! Nitro Kart" -- Japanese title
  • "CNK" -- Common abbreviation

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User Reviews

I always loved crash bandicoot, and especially this one. PlayStation 2 Gamer User (428)

Critic Reviews

Netjak Xbox Dec 15, 2003 8.4 out of 10 84
Worth Playing PlayStation 2 Dec 16, 2003 8.4 out of 10 84
64 Power / big.N / N Games GameCube Nov, 2003 82 out of 100 82
GameSpot Xbox Nov 10, 2003 7.5 out of 10 75
IGN PlayStation 2 Nov 12, 2003 7.4 out of 10 74
IGN GameCube Nov 18, 2003 7.4 out of 10 74 (UK) PlayStation 2 Dec 09, 2003 7 out of 10 70 PlayStation 2 Dec 10, 2003 67 out of 100 67
GamerDad PlayStation 2 Dec 02, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Super Play (Sweden) PlayStation 2 Dec, 2003 3 out of 10 30


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Developer Change

The game was originally being developed by Traveller's Tales, who handed development to Vicarious Visions so that they could focus on Crash Twinsanity.

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