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* WhatCouldHaveBeen:
** Elora was meant to be originally a centaur instead of a faun.
** Sgt. Byrd was a [[CueTheFlyingPigs pig]] instead of a penguin.
** Sheila had horns, wore a t-shirt, and had boxing gloves in early concept arts.
** There were several idea concepts for a new ''Spyro'' title after ''The Legend of Spyro'' trilogy, ones that include a "realistic, gritty" Spyro, a tiny Spyro that ran around the real world on book selves, and an origami Spyro that can take shape. Over time it started to feel less and less like ''Spyro'' so it ended up scrapped for the idea concept of ''Spyro's Kingdom'', which was later succeeded by ''Skylanders''.
** Elora was meant to appear in ''Attack of the Rhynocs'' and ''Season Of Ice'' but was scrapped due to time constraints.
** In the early 2000s there were plans for an Agent 9 spinoff. One project was a complete reboot, where Agent 9 was called "[[JustForPun Prime 8]]" and had a realistic redesign. The other unrelated project was more faithful to the original.
** Spyro was originally green and his name was "[[Film/PetesDragon1977 Pete]]" at one point in development.
** The last page of the manual for ''Spyro The Dragon'' shows what seems to be [[http://spyro.france.free.fr/contenu/artworks/04.jpg an adult version of Spyro]]. It is unknown if he was supposed to appear as such in the game itself or a sequel but no other artworks featuring that concept seem to have been made.
** A film based on ''The Legend of Spyro'' was in development intending to be the first of a franchise, but was eventually canned after the Activision-Blizzard merger.


* NoExportForYou: As mentioned, only the first two games were released in Japan. Ironically, Spyro's [[VideoGame/CrashBandicoot rival/sister series]] was a phenomenal hit.



* NoExportForYou: As mentioned, only the first two games were released in Japan. Ironically Spyro's [[VideoGame/CrashBandicoot rival/sister series]] was a phenomenal hit.

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* NoExportForYou: As mentioned, only RefittedForSequel: Ember was originally intended to appear in ''VideoGame/SpyroEnterTheDragonfly'', but her planned appearance was cut as a result of the first two games were released game being ChristmasRushed. She would later make her official debut in Japan. Ironically Spyro's [[VideoGame/CrashBandicoot rival/sister series]] was a phenomenal hit.''VideoGame/SpyroAHerosTail''.

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* ImageSource: For a fair amount of pages:
** Spyro the Dragon (1998): BellyFlopCrushing, {{DemonicSpiders.Platformers}}, TheOverworld, UglyCute.VideoGames
** Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage!: EverythingsLouderWithBagpipes
** Spyro: Year of the Dragon: AncientGrome, CrystalLandscape, TropeCo/SlippySlideyIceWorld
** Spyro: Enter the Dragonfly: WingShield (also the TropeNamer)
** Spyro: A Hero's Tail: {{Portmanteau}} (lower picture), WholeCostumeReference (right half)
** Spyro Reignited Trilogy: CowardlyMooks, FlyingFlightlessBird, Moe.VideoGames, RabbitMagician, RideTheRainbow, TropeCo/GreenHillZone (Concept Art), TropeCo/ScaryJackInTheBox (Concept Art), TropeCo/ShiftingSandLand


** In the first game Spyro was voiced by Creator/CarlosAlazraqui, then by [[WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants Tom Kenny]] for the rest of the [=PSOne=] era plus ''Enter the Dragonfly'', and Jess Harnell for ''A Hero's Tail'' and ''Shadow Legacy''; [[Film/TheLordOfTheRings Elijah Wood]] took the role for the ''Legend'' games, followed by Creator/JoshKeaton and then Creator/MatthewMercer for ''Skylanders'' and most recently [[Film/{{Accepted}} Justin Long]] in ''WesternAnimation/SkylandersAcademy''. Within ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfSpyro'' trilogy, Sparx changes voices in ''every game'' (Creator/DavidSpade, Creator/BillyWest, and [[Series/WhoseLineIsItAnyway Wayne]] [[Series/LetsMakeADeal Brady]]), and Cynder goes from being Creator/CreeSummer to Creator/MaeWhitman, then Creator/ChristinaRicci; Tobie [=LaSalandra=] rook over for ''Skylanders'', and Creator/FeliciaDay is her voice in ''Skylanders Academy''.
** All of the ''Spyro'' titles featured at least one cast change, with the exception of ''Enter The Dragonfly'' which kept all of it's characters' voice actors from ''Year Of The Dragon''. All of the cast were replaced in ''A Hero's Tail'' except for Andre Soqliuzzo ([[VocalEvolution though he voices Sparx completely differently anyway]]).

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** In the first game Spyro was voiced by Creator/CarlosAlazraqui, then by [[WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants Tom Kenny]] for the rest of the [=PSOne=] era plus ''Enter the Dragonfly'', and Jess Harnell for ''A Hero's Tail'' and ''Shadow Legacy''; [[Film/TheLordOfTheRings Elijah Wood]] took the role for the ''Legend'' games, followed by Creator/JoshKeaton and then Creator/MatthewMercer for ''Skylanders'' and most recently [[Film/{{Accepted}} Justin Long]] in ''WesternAnimation/SkylandersAcademy''. ''WesternAnimation/SkylandersAcademy''.
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Within ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfSpyro'' trilogy, Sparx changes has changed voices in ''every game'' (Creator/DavidSpade, Creator/BillyWest, and [[Series/WhoseLineIsItAnyway Wayne]] [[Series/LetsMakeADeal Brady]]), Creator/WayneBrady), and Cynder goes from being Creator/CreeSummer to Creator/MaeWhitman, then Creator/ChristinaRicci; Tobie [=LaSalandra=] rook over for ''Skylanders'', and Creator/FeliciaDay is her voice in ''Skylanders Academy''.
** All of the ''Spyro'' titles featured at least one cast change, with the exception of ''Enter The Dragonfly'' which kept all of it's characters' voice actors from ''Year Of The of the Dragon''. All of the cast were replaced in ''A Hero's Tail'' except for Andre Soqliuzzo ([[VocalEvolution though he voices Sparx completely differently anyway]]).


** There was going to be a {{MMORPG}} based off the ''Legend Of Spyro'' series where Spyro was king and you played as a random dragon. Over time it started to feel less and less like ''Spyro'' so it ended up scrapped for ''Skylanders''.

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** There was going to be were several idea concepts for a {{MMORPG}} based off the ''Legend Of new ''Spyro'' title after ''The Legend of Spyro'' series where trilogy, ones that include a "realistic, gritty" Spyro, a tiny Spyro was king that ran around the real world on book selves, and you played as a random dragon. an origami Spyro that can take shape. Over time it started to feel less and less like ''Spyro'' so it ended up scrapped for the idea concept of ''Spyro's Kingdom'', which was later succeeded by ''Skylanders''.



** Universal had a film in development based off the ''Legend of Spyro'' games for years, but was eventually canned after the Activision-Blizzard merger.

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** Universal had a A film in development based off the ''Legend on ''The Legend of Spyro'' games for years, was in development intending to be the first of a franchise, but was eventually canned after the Activision-Blizzard merger.


** Elora and Handel have notably shared the same actress in each game they've appeared in, despite said actress changing between games; Melissa Disney in ''Ripto's Rage!'', Carolyn Lawrence in ''Year of the Dragon'' and Creator/CassandraLee in the ''Reignited Trilogy''.

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** Elora Ripto and Handel have notably shared his minions Crush and Gulp are all voiced by Creator/GreggBerger, who also voiced Hunter before Creator/RobbieDaymond took over the same actress in each game they've appeared in, despite said actress changing between games; Melissa Disney in ''Ripto's Rage!'', Carolyn Lawrence in ''Year of role from the Dragon'' and Creator/CassandraLee in the ''Reignited Trilogy''.''VideoGame/SpyroReignitedTrilogy'' onwards.


** Elora and Handel have notably shared the same actress in each game they've appeared in, despite said actress changing between games; Melissa Disney in ''Ripto's Rage!'', Carolyn Lawrence in ''Year of the Dragon'' and Creator/CassandraLee in the ''Reignited Trilogy''.

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** Elora and Handel Handel's actress has changed every time the two have notably shared appeared in the same actress in each game they've appeared in, despite said actress changing between games; game: Melissa Disney in ''Ripto's Rage!'', Carolyn Lawrence in ''Year of the Dragon'' and Creator/CassandraLee in the ''Reignited Trilogy''.



* TalkingToHimself: Spyro and Sgt. Byrd have been voiced by the same actor in both games Bryd's been voiced in: Creator/TomKenny in ''Year of the Dragon'' and Creator/JessHarnell in ''A Hero's Tail''. Considering Spyro has to interact with Byrd to start the latter's stages, a good part of Byrd's dialogue is spent talking to Spyro.

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* TalkingToHimself: TalkingToHimself:
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Spyro and Sgt. Byrd have been voiced by the same actor in both games Bryd's been voiced in: Creator/TomKenny in ''Year of the Dragon'' and Creator/JessHarnell in ''A Hero's Tail''. Considering Spyro has to interact with Byrd to start the latter's stages, a good part of Byrd's dialogue is spent talking to Spyro.Spyro.
** Elora and Handel have notably shared the same actress in each game they've appeared in, despite said actress changing between games; Melissa Disney in ''Ripto's Rage!'', Carolyn Lawrence in ''Year of the Dragon'' and Creator/CassandraLee in the ''Reignited Trilogy''.


* HeyItsThatSound: For whatever reason, the sound heard when you light a tiki statue in ''Season of Flame'''s Tiki Torches world is the sound used in the ''Franchise/CrashBandicoot'' games when Aku Aku is equipped.

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* HeyItsThatSound: For whatever reason, the sound heard when you light a tiki statue in ''Season of Flame'''s Tiki Torches world is the sound used in the ''Franchise/CrashBandicoot'' ''VideoGame/CrashBandicoot'' games when Aku Aku is equipped.

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* HeyItsThatSound: For whatever reason, the sound heard when you light a tiki statue in ''Season of Flame'''s Tiki Torches world is the sound used in the ''Franchise/CrashBandicoot'' games when Aku Aku is equipped.

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** Elora and Handel have notably shared the same actress in each game they've appeared in, despite said actress changing between games; Melissa Disney in ''Ripto's Rage!'', Carolyn Lawrence in ''Year of the Dragon'' and Creator/CassandraLee in the ''Reignited Trilogy''.


* TalkingToHerself: ''Three'' different examples, all applying to the same pair of characters: Elora and Handel have notably shared the same actress in each game they've appeared in, despite said actress changing between games; Melissa Disney in ''Ripto's Rage!'', Carolyn Lawrence in ''Year of the Dragon'' and Creator/CassandraLee in the ''Reignited Trilogy''.

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* TalkingToHerself: ''Three'' different examples, all applying to TalkingToHimself: Spyro and Sgt. Byrd have been voiced by the same pair of characters: Elora and Handel have notably shared the same actress actor in each game they've appeared in, despite said actress changing between games; Melissa Disney in ''Ripto's Rage!'', Carolyn Lawrence both games Bryd's been voiced in: Creator/TomKenny in ''Year of the Dragon'' and Creator/CassandraLee Creator/JessHarnell in ''A Hero's Tail''. Considering Spyro has to interact with Byrd to start the ''Reignited Trilogy''.latter's stages, a good part of Byrd's dialogue is spent talking to Spyro.

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* TalkingToHerself: ''Three'' different examples, all applying to the same pair of characters: Elora and Handel have notably shared the same actress in each game they've appeared in, despite said actress changing between games; Melissa Disney in ''Ripto's Rage!'', Carolyn Lawrence in ''Year of the Dragon'' and Creator/CassandraLee in the ''Reignited Trilogy''.


* NoExportForYou: As mentioned, only the first two games were released in Japan. Ironically Spyro's [[Franchise/CrashBandicoot rival/sister series]] was a phenomenal hit.

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* NoExportForYou: As mentioned, only the first two games were released in Japan. Ironically Spyro's [[Franchise/CrashBandicoot [[VideoGame/CrashBandicoot rival/sister series]] was a phenomenal hit.


* IWantYouToMeetAnOldFriendOfMine: GreggBerger and Neil Ross from ''Year of the Dragon'' had previously worked together on ''WesternAnimation/TheTransformers'' (Berger was Grimlock and Skyfire, Ross was Slag and Springer) and in ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries'' (Berger was Mysterio, Ross played the Green Goblin).

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* IWantYouToMeetAnOldFriendOfMine: GreggBerger Creator/GreggBerger and Neil Ross from ''Year of the Dragon'' had previously worked together on ''WesternAnimation/TheTransformers'' (Berger was Grimlock and Skyfire, Ross was Slag and Springer) and in ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries'' (Berger was Mysterio, Ross played the Green Goblin).


** There was going to be a {{MMORPG}} based off the ''Legend Of Spyro'' series, but it started to feel less and less like Spyro and ended up scrapped for ''Skylanders''.

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** There was going to be a {{MMORPG}} based off the ''Legend Of Spyro'' series, but series where Spyro was king and you played as a random dragon. Over time it started to feel less and less like Spyro and ''Spyro'' so it ended up scrapped for ''Skylanders''.

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