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Spyro: A Hero's Tail

The fifth major console version of the little purple dragon has arrived. Spyro returns this time developed by the company behind such games as Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds, Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy and Crash Bash. Eurocom. They bring with them a fresh feel to the series that had been nearly completely ruined by the efforts of the last company in Enter the Dragonfly.

Spyro: A Hero's Tail is released on all three major consoles, the PS2, GameCube and Xbox. Featuring five playable characters including one brand new character, Blink the mole.

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North America Nov 2nd 2004
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European Union Nov 15th 2004

Once again the Dragon Realms are in danger, this time from a fellow dragon. Red, the evil dragon, a fallen dragon elder has placed many dark gems all over the realms in order to gain control over them. Their powers are seeping into the world and corrupting it. It's up to Spyro and friends to save the world again!

#2070 TorchSheep 18:36:04 13/02/2013
This game is now my second favorite game of all time.
#2069 RatchetJukes1 18:38:28 12/02/2013
yeah, I've just bought this game as well, can't wait to try it out!
#2068 Glimmer 12:12:05 12/02/2013
I was finished with this game within a week or so. Also, i recently bought this game from ebay because it is such a good game. My older one broke which was a shame. Plus, from this game, every Spyro game just fell apart. Spyro will never be the same with this new Skylanders rubbish. I wish they made more games like the older ones. Also, friend me because Im new!!!
#2067 SuperSpyroFan 08:58:22 11/02/2013
@ Hawaii Five: Like I told you in a previous game page, you should check out the main forums, that's where all the 'action' is at.
#2066 spyro boy 04:53:34 11/02/2013
I liked this one because it had good graphics and a lot of collectables smilie
#2065 Hawaii Five o 17:17:57 10/02/2013
People post more on this one then they do the ones before it.(friend me!)
#2064 SuperSpyroFan 16:23:29 10/02/2013
@TorchSheep: Yep, it's like Eurocom actually understood what Spyro would be like in a certain situation with these characters, and it seems that Insomniac, possibly didn't have enough time to bring out every extract of his personality. In the PS games, you do get hints of his personality, and overall, Spyro can be quite funny, in a cheeky sort of way.
#2063 TorchSheep 19:39:02 09/02/2013
Yeah, I completely understand what your saying about 'Spyro's character' and that it is defintly showed off more than in the other games. I think it's mainly to do with the fact that the only times Spyro spoke in the first 4 games, was during the cutscenes, whereas in AHT he talks ALOT, including every time you encounter a new character. And to be honest I do much prefer Spyro's character in AHT as opposed to 1,2,3 and EtD
#2062 SuperSpyroFan 11:59:31 09/02/2013
@TorchSheep: Well, I'm mainly a big fan of the character Spyro, and I think that Eurocom really brang out his personality in the game, and I find him to be a lot more interesting than before. And the levels are really detailed too, it is a hard one to decide between the two games, but for the development of Spyro's personality, I'd say that A Hero's Tail just get's ahead of Gateway to Glimmer. [With GtG, there's a big sense of nostalgia which is what AHT doesn't have. But the first three, especially the first two, have a great sense of nostalgia anyway.]
#2061 TorchSheep 22:43:14 08/02/2013
Yeah I can see why, they're both phenomenal games. I feel like AHT is a better made game, but Spyro 2 just has more charm. I dunno.
#2060 SuperSpyroFan 07:40:20 08/02/2013
@ TorchSheep: Lol, okay then. I guess it just depends on how you feel, I'm still in a sort of a mix with Spyro 2 and Spyro 5.
#2059 Jaggedstar 19:13:08 04/02/2013

1. Gateway to Glimmer
2. Year of the Dragon
3. Spyro the Dragon
4. Enter the Dragonfly
5. A Hero's Tail
6. Season of ice
7. Season of Flame
8. Dawn of the Dragon

They're all the ones I've played. I've played The Eternal Night but HATED it smilie
#2058 TorchSheep 16:34:42 04/02/2013
Dude, my opinion of each game changes by the day smilie
At the moment it's:
1) Spyro 2: Gateway to Glimmer
2) Spyro: Year of the Dragon
3) Spyro: A Hero's Tail
4) Spyro the Dragon
5) The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon
6) Spyro: Enter the Dragonfly
7) Spyro: Season of Ice
8) Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure
Those are the games I've completed therefore can judge properly
I just CAN'T DECIDE, that's why I am replaying most of the games at the moment so I can properly establish my opinions on them. Skylanders will always be my least favorite of the one's I've played however, it was way too easy, it's characters were lame, and it's gameplay was repetitive. The only thing I liked about it was SOME of it's levels designs.
#2057 SuperSpyroFan 07:45:25 04/02/2013
I'm beginning to think that this is my favourite Spyro game of all, with GtG in second, StD in third and finally YotD in fourth...
#2056 Jaggedstar 19:07:42 03/02/2013

Lol, I've had Gateway to Glimmer for about 9 years and I haven't finished it yet smilie

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