Star Fox 64

Star Fox 64

1997

System
Nintendo 64
Publisher
Nintendo
Developer
Nintendo EAD

8.7

Game Rating

User Ratings: 66

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Also Known As
Lylat Wars (Europe)
Number of Players
4
Genre
Action, Shooter
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 2nd Apr 2007, 1,000 points (USA)
  • 20th Apr 2007, 1,000 points (UK/EU)
  • 17th Apr 2007, 1,000 points (JPN)

Nintendo 64

  • 20th Oct 1997 (UK/EU)
  • 27th Apr 1997 (JPN)
  • 30th Jun 1997 (USA)

Wii U eShop

  • 24th Mar 2016, £8.99/€9.99 (UK/EU)
  • 19th Jan 2016, $9.99 (USA)
Series
Star Fox
Controller Support
Classic, Gamecube

Screenshots (6)

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Reviews

  • 27

    Wii U eShop / N64

    Review Star Fox 64

    A renewing of hostilities in the Lylat Wars

    It remains to seen whether Star Fox Zero will be worth the wait, but before then Nintendo are giving Wii U owners more Arwing action to enjoy. It's a blast from the past (where the GamePad is used for Off-TV Play) - a Virtual Console release of Star Fox 64. Despite being only the second (released) game in...

  • 12

    Virtual Console / Nintendo 64

    Review Star Fox 64

    Do a barrel roll.

    The original Star Fox (or ‘Starwing’ if you're a Euro gamer) introduced a whole generation of Nintendo fans to the wonder of 3D visuals. The game was nothing short of a miracle and thanks to the revolutionary Super FX chip it produced graphics that were comparable to the primitive 3D arcade releases of the era. However, when...

About The Game

Andross has launched an all-out attack on the Lylat System, and only Fox McCloud and the Star Fox team stand in his way.

Jump into your Arwing fighter, Landmaster tank or Blue Marine sub, and blast Andross's forces into atoms! Battle through 15 varied levels of air, space, land and undersea combat. Discover hidden paths in forward-scrolling missions and switch into All-Range Mode for full 360-degree manoeuvring. StarFox 64 also features a VS. mode for up to four players to battle it out in three thrilling game types.