This guide shows how to unlock and use Triple Spin in Crash Bandicoot 4 It’s About Time. Triple Spin is mandatory for Platinum Time Trial Relics, This move makes you go faster when doing 3 spins in a row. It’s essential to speedrun all levels. Don’t even attempt the platinum time trials without it.
How to Unlock Triple Spin: Complete the Story. After the endboss you automatically unlock Triple Spin. It cannot be unlocked any sooner than this, this is the only way.
Now that you’ve beaten the story and unlocked Triple Spin you may be wondering how to actually use it. Just spamming the Spin button 3 times in a row doesn’t do anything. This is because the timing of the button presses matters. While walking you must press the Spin Button just as the Spin Animation is about to finish. Don’t spam the button. It also doesn’t work while standing still.
How to Use Triple Spin: While walking press Spin Button > Wait 1 Second > Press Spin Button > Wait 1 Second > Press Spin Button.
On PS4: While walking press > Wait 1 Second > > Wait 1 Second >
On Xbox One: While walking press > Wait 1 Second > > Wait 1 Second >
When done correctly you will see the color of your spin changing to blue. See the blue glow in the image below, that’s how you know you’re doing it right.
Performing one Triple Spin unlocks the Whoa! trophy / achievement and defeating one enemy with this move unlocks the Showoff trophy / achievement.