Crash Bandicoot Purple features platforming elements to get from point-to-point, but the real focus is in its multitude of challenges. There are dozens of mini games scattered throughout Crash Bandicoot Purple that involve distinctly different gameplay elements; some require Crash to zip through an area with a jetpack or tank.
- Action adventure game
- Guide Crash Bandicoot through Spyro's Dragon Realms
- Run, jump, fly, and drive through several levels
- Lots of minigames
- For 1 to 4 players