Spyro has come to the dingy neon streets of Stray in a brand new mod that turns the feline journey right into a serpent’s sojourn.
Whereas Stray’s silent cat has leaped into Doom, a considerably scalier creature has come to interchange it. The pithily named Spyro the Dragon mod (opens in new tab) swaps Stray’s furry hero with the traditional purple mascot.
The mod enables you to play as Spyro and replaces each different cat you encounter within the recreation with one other dragon of a distinct shade or sample. Utilizing the Spyro character mannequin from 2018’s Spyro Reignited Trilogy, the dragon’s hi-res textures make it match proper in with Stray’s stranger-than-fiction metropolis.
This can be a mod, although, so that you’ll must be operating Stray on PC to get it going. In case you’re a PS5 or PS4 proprietor, you could have luck of a distinct variety, as console avid gamers can play Stray totally free with this neat trick.
Spyro suits the position surprisingly effectively. Regardless of being a fire-breathing dragon, he’s an analogous dimension to Stray’s tabby, letting him slot proper into the cyberpunk world with out an excessive amount of discrepancy. It additionally helps that he’s a reasonably pleasant fella, and rivals even probably the most cuddly cat for cuteness.
With no official Spyro recreation introduced to be in growth, followers of the 3D platformer may need to make do with this mod in the intervening time. Stray’s single-button leaping can’t rival the fluid aerial platforming of the unique sequence, though it is arguably at its finest whenever you’re doing nothing in any respect. Even Insomniac, the unique dev studio behind Spyro, is on board, tweeting (opens in new tab) assist for the mod.
Creator CelticDragon85 says (opens in new tab) they’re additionally eager to see Stray’s cat changed with Pokémon’s Eevee or Mew, so look out for extra fury imposters making their method to the sport. If solely somebody might mix these skins with the Stray splitscreen multiplayer mod, we’d be all set.
As for how one can insert Spyro in your personal recreation, learn to set up Stray mods with our helpful information. You’ll be splicing dragons into BlueTwelve’s journey recreation very quickly.