In an interview for Licensing Source Book Europe, a licensing manager may have accidentally revealed that Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy is going to be ported to PC and the Nintendo Switch as well as a possible all new entry for the franchise in 2019.
The excerpt from the article which mentions this can be found in the image below:
According to the manager the game was a great success at retail with minimal marketing spend. The manager works for GB Eye which is a retailer that works closely with Activision for EU region Crash Bandicoot merchandise.
Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy was released on the 30th of June, 2017 for the PS4. It is a collection of remasters of the first three games in the series from the original PlayStation developed by Vicarious Visions and published by Activision. Besides the revamped graphics the collection also features remasters audio and cutscenes, including new recordings of the game’s dialogue given by the franchise’s more recent voice actors. The trilogy also adds new features across all three games such as unified check points, pause menus, save systems, time trials and the the ability to play most of the levels in each of the games as Crash’s sister, Coco.
The collection received a favorable reception from critics and currently sits at a Metacritic score of 80. In the United Kingdom, the Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy was the best selling game in it’s week of release which was a first for the franchise and went on to become the best selling exclusive of the year by by beating out Horizon Zero Dan for the spot. By September 2017, the game had sold 2.5 million copies worldwide.
The game also received IGN’s award for the ‘Best Remake/Remaster’ at their 2017 awards and Game Informer’s ‘Best Remastered Action’ and ‘Best Remastered/Remade’ game awards.