Crash Bandicoot is the primary protagonist of the Crash Bandicoot series and was originally named Willy Wombat .
He is a Eastern Barred Bandicoot who is usally napping somewhere around southeast of Australia. Throughout the series, He is interrupted by his enemy and creator Doctor Neo Cortex, forcing Crash to gather Crystals, Gems and Relics to defeat him in order to put his life back in order. He is often accompanied by such allies as Aku Aku, Coco Bandicoot, Polar, Pura and Baby T(Only in Crash bandicoot 3).
Crash is first seen in Dr. N. Brio's lab where Cortex and Brio zap Crash with the Evolvo-Ray, but due to his good nature, Cortex chases Crash out of his castle and Crash falls into the sea where he washes up on his island home N.sanity island and meets Aku-Aku and sets out on a journey to save his girlfreind, Tawna who is being held captive by Cortex, Crash travels through N.sanity island, and encounters the mighty Papu-Papu, who is the cheif of Tribesman living on N.sanity island, upon defeating him he travels to Wumpa island where he fights the insane Ripper roo, then after defeating him he travels further into the island where a battle engages between him and the hulking Koala Kong in a mineshaft, after defeating him he goes to Cortex island where he enters a toxic plant and defeats Pinstripe Potoroo then, he travels to the Castle and defeats Cortex's assistant; Dr. Nitrus Brio, then finnaly, Crash encounters Dr. Cortex himself and upon defeating him and sending him flying down into the island, Crash frees Tawna and together they fly away on Cortex's blimp and then the Credits roll.