StarFox 64

Publisher: 
Nintendo/Nintendo
Release Date: 
20/10/1997

STARFOX 64 is a scrolling shooter video game for the Nintendo 64 video game console.It was titled as Lylat Wars in Europe.It was the first game to introduce support for the Nintendo 64's Rumble Pak.In Star Fox 64,the player controls one of the vehicles piloted by Fox McCloud usually an Arwing,as it travels on a fixed-rail that generally moves straight forward.The player's vehicle can be maneuvered around the screen to dodge obstacles and shoot incoming enemies with laser cannons and can also perform a somersault to get behind enemies or dodge projectiles.All vehicles except the Blue Marine can also charge up their laser cannons to unleash a powerful lock-on laser.Instead of the fixed series of levels of the original,many of the levels branch out to two and sometimes three different levels with the upper branch requiring the player to accomplish a certain task.If the task is completed,the end of the level will read Mission Accomplished.However,if this task is not achieved,the ending will read Mission Complete and the player must take the "downward" route.Star Fox 64 features multiplayer support for up to four players simultaneously.The music in Star Fox 64 was composed by Koji Kondo and Hajime Wakai...