The Sly Cooper series celebrates its 20th anniversary today, and although it’s been a long time since the last installment, it’s hard not to feel happy for everyone’s favorite thieving raccoon. Developer Skar Punch has paid tribute to its creation through an extensive post on The PlayStation BlogIncluding studio insights and some celebratory items.
Most traders can be caught on the official PlayStation Gear Store, which ships to a bunch of different regions around the world. There’s a cool t-shirt up for grabs, as well as an interestingly detailed 20th anniversary poster. Here’s a high resolution preview:
And then there’s the super cute Sly plushie. It’s from “Coming Soon”. fangamerBut it has no value yet.
“Thank you for 20 years of support for Sly Cooper! In just a few weeks, Sugar Punch will celebrate our 25th anniversary as a whole, and while we’ve since moved on to a new world, our work on Sly is one of his A wonderful piece. A legacy we will always be proud of,” writes Skar Punch.
At this point, it’s worth noting that the studio recently confirmed that it has no plans to revisit Sly Cooper (or infamous). Things may change, of course, but at least the developer still has fond memories of its past features.
Meanwhile, remember that the two Sly Cooper titles were just added PS Plus Premium. You can stream those PS3 games as long as you subscribe to Sony’s most expensive plan.
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