Publisher: Vivendi Universal Games
Category: 3D Action Platformer
Platform: PlayStation ® 2, Xbox ® and Nintendo GameCube ™
ESRB Rating: E for Everyone
Pricing MSRP: $49.99
Availability: Q4 2004
Spyro must save the Dragon Realms from the Evil Red Dragon who has planted light-sapping Dark Gems all over the Dragon Realms in an attempt to capture and control the world. With the help of his allies, Spyro must seek out and destroy all of the Dark Gems to return the lands back to normal and to save the Dragon Realms from the evil dragon's tyrannical control. Full of brand new dragon powers & abilities, gadgets, lush environments and playable characters, A Hero's Tail is the greatest Spyro adventure ever!
Innovative Real-Time Morphing Environments: The heroic dragon travels across dark, mysterious lands which change and morph from evil to good during gameplay -- affecting enemies, environments, music, lighting, objects, sky and much more.
Five Playable Characters: Spyro the Dragon, weapons master Hunter the Cheetah, dive-bombing penguin Sgt. Byrd, loyal sidekick Sparx the Dragonfly, and the all-new burrowing, climbing Blinky the Mole.
Four Spyro Breath Attacks: Fire, Ice, Electricity and the all-new Water.
New Spyro Power-Ups: The supercharged Horn Dive, the explosive Brimstone Bombs, and the deadly Ice Shards, among many more.
New Spyro Abilities: Wall Kick, Tail Swing and Ledge Grab.
New Spyro Gadgets: The Dragonball for rolling ball madness and the Aqualung for unlimited underwater action, among many more.
New Enemies: From underwater mermen to pygmy cannibals to the mysterious Evil Red Dragon and his light-sapping dark gems, Spyro encounters new villains in all-new environments.