'Star Fox 64': Already Available; More Details Here
"Star Fox 64" is already available is already in the shores of North America. Fans can now play it on their Wii U consoles. It can be downloaded via Nintendo eShop.
It can be remembered that "Star Fox 64" is already available in Japan and Europe long before it has been released in US. The game has been regarded by many as the best in Star Fox series. Moreover, the game is known as Lylat Wars in Australia and Europe. It is a 3D scrolling shooter game that is themed around an aircraft combat for Nintendo 64 video game console.
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Star Fox 64 is blasting onto the North American Wii U Virtual Console tomorrow! Details: https://t.co/JxFJmhu8x4 pic.twitter.com/LRh6onP8CV — Nintendo Wire (@NinWire) January 18, 2017
Players can control the vehicles, usually an Arwing, piloted by Fox McCloud. Most of the game's place is in a "Corridor Mode" that forces McCloud's vehicle down a fixed path straight forward through the environment. It also features a branching level system.
It lets players unlock more difficult paths by completing objectives such as completing a stage within a limited time or defeating a specific boss. The game can also be played in many ways such as through a Gamepad, Pro controller, Wii remotes or perhaps a Wii remote with a classic controller, Just Push Start added.
According to NintendoWire, "Star Fox 64 became an instant classic upon its release on the Nintendo 64 back in 1997, and to this day remains the pinnacle of both the series and rail shooting genre." This is because of its intense combat, smooth animations, detailed visuals and voice acting.
The game is already available today. It costs $9.99.