The Spyro Reignited Trilogy roared into E3 with a playable demo of the Tree Tops and Toasty levels from the original Spyro the Dragon, greeting fans who entered the South Hall with a booth reminiscent of the Artisans Homeworld.
For some, it was the first time they were playing a Spyro game, while for others, playing the Spyro Reignited Trilogy demo was a trip back down memory lane. Here’s what some of the many who lined up to play this experience said about the game:
“I played the original way back. It was me and my brother’s favorite game. It looked a lot better but it still has that same feel of playing Spyro. It felt like a good kind of nostalgia!” — Jessica from Los Angeles, California
“Having played the original, I loved this demo! The visuals are updated, but it still reminds you of Spyro the Dragon. I’m looking forward to it the same way I did with the Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy!”— Stephen from Phoenix, Arizona
“I really like the graphics. It has a lot more detail and expression than the original, and it brings the world to life even more.” — Khaled from Toronto, Ontario, Canada
“How it looks is really amazing and it brought back a lot of memories. It’s all just really great.” — Rachel from Dallas, Texas
“It’s definitely a throwback. The reactions are very on point, the graphics are awesome and it’s super fun.” — Christina from Annapolis, Maryland
“I grew up playing Spyro, so it’s great to get back into it! It’s like Crash - it’s better with better graphics and the controls are tighter.” — Brandon from Baltimore, Maryland
“It’s pretty nostalgic. I felt like I was playing the original because it had a classic feel with enhanced graphics.” — Martin from Manhattan, New York
“I think the game holds up great. It’s second nature for me playing the game all over again. It feels just how I remember it.” — Dereck from Los Angeles, California
“I love it! It was colorful, bright and it’s a game I would play. I played the original when I was little, and now that they’re bringing it back, I’d play it again.” — Allanna from Zeigler, Illinois
“It stacks up to the original... I love the art style and the voice acting. Spyro is my favorite PS1 game of all time, and I’m excited to see how they remake and reinvent it.” — Chad from Zeigler, Illinois
“It’s fantastic. Honestly, it brings back nostalgia not only for me, but for everyone who played this back in the 90’s.” — Sean from Los Angeles, California
The Spyro Reignited Trilogy will be released on September 21, 2018 for PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One family of devices. These fans are all fired up, and we are too!