Dr. Neo Cortex has been banished to outer space. But his henchman N.Tropy has come up with his own diabolical scheme, to brainwash Crash, Coco and Crunch to help him take over the universe. Joining N.Tropy in his evil plan is N.Trance, a dimension travelling baddie who can bend space and time at will. When N.Trance tries to kidnap Crash, Coco and Crunch, only Crash escapes. Now Crash has to follow N.Trance into his twisted alter-dimension and save his friends. Then he has to defeat N.Tropy! It's all in a day's work for our favorite marsupial hero, Crash Bandicoot!