Finally, Crash Bandicoot 4 was released on March 13 for the ninth generation PS5 and Xbox Series X consoles, and the release date of the PC version was announced.
Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time is the first official sequel to the original Crash Bandicoot trilogy, which was released for the PlayStation 1 console about two decades ago. However, when it was introduced in the early fall of 2020, it was only available for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles. After that, there were rumors that an upgraded version of the PlayStation 5, Xbox X Series and PC platform would be released; Rumors that have now come true and the ninth generation version of the game along with the Nintendo Switch version is now available to users.
However, the fate of the title’s personal computer port has not been determined until today, and finally Activision has determined the release date.
Release date of Crash Bandicoot 4 for PC platform
The delay in preparing the PC port for this title lasted so long that even some users, when not announcing a specific release date for it, thought that the project was completely shut down. However, if you are one of those people who are waiting for the release of the PC version of this title, you no longer need to worry about its delay of several months; Because Crash Bandicoot 4 game will be released on April 6 for the PC platform and will make the holidays fun for the fans of the popular Crash series.
Note, however, that this game, like many other Activision titles, can be purchased and run through Blizzard partner Battle.net. Also, if you have not followed the news about this game for the PC version, you should know that this title will run in 4K quality and variable frame rate depending on your system hardware.
According to Activision, if you have the following specifications in your system, you will be able to run the game in high quality and at a rate of 60 frames per second very smoothly.
Recommended specifications for running Crash Bandicoot 4 in 4K quality:
- Processor: Intel Core i5-2500k or AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
- Graphics card: Nvidia GTX 970 or AMD R9 390
- RAM space: 16 GB
- Memory required: 30 GB
Minimum System Requirements:
- Processor: Intel Core i3-4340 or AMD FX-6300
- Graphics card: Nvidia GTX 660 or AMD Radeon HD 7950
- RAM space: 8 GB
- Memory required: 30 GB
It should be noted that the PlayStation 5 and Xbox X versions of this game will run easily in 4K quality, according to Activision, and the game’s frame rate will be kept at 60 frames per second. However, the Xbox Series S version of Crash Bandicoot 4 will not be in original 4K quality.
However, it is interesting to know that people who want to buy the PC version of this game, enjoy a big advantage of $ 20 cheaper than the PlayStation 5 and Xbox X series! Buyers will be able to buy the game for $ 60 on ninth-generation consoles and $ 40 on their PC and Nintendo Switch. It should also be noted that people who bought this game on eighth generation consoles, can download the ninth generation and upgraded version for free.