E3 2005: Spyro DS Announced
The adventure of the purple dragon continues
Vivendi Universal has officially announced the development of a Spyro the Dragon title for the Nintendo DS. Putting to rest previous rumors of the series receiving the DS treatment, Spyro Shadow Legacy will debut on Nintendo's handheld featuring a combination of adventure and RPG style gameplay.
During gameplay, players can accumulate new attributes and abilities by process of vanquishing foes. Spells can be inputted via the DS touch screen with the second screen acting as an overhead map.
The game will also make use of the handheld's wireless functions, allowing players to trade various collectible creatures amongst one another.
Spyro Shadow Legacy for the Nintendo DS is currently set to hit North American retailers this Fall.