Disowned Adaptation: Naughty Dog, the original creators, are definitely not fans of the new generation. Crash Twinsanity has an excuse, the others... not so much.
Interviewer: Is Naughty Dog completely finished working on the Crash Bandicoot franchise?
Evan Wells (co-president of Naughty Dog): Yeah, we have to be. Unless we go back to the developers and pay them a lot of money to work on the game that we created, then we're done with Crash Bandicoot, unfortunately. I love the character to death and those games have a special place in my heart, in fact CTR is the one game that I'll continue playing for years to come.
Interviewer: Is it disappointing to see other developers work on Crash Bandicoot?