Killer Instinct Gold. Rare (1997) Nintendo 64

Killer Instinct was a pretty solid Tournament Fighter  with a combo system added a depth that newbs and pros could all have some fun. It did look like arse, and had a stupid difficulty at the end but what about the sequel?

Surprisingly Killer Instinct Gold looks worse than Killer Instinct on the SNES, and while the fighting is still solid there is a big fly in the ointment. Continue reading

Mortal Kombat 4. Midway Games (1998) Nintendo 64

My name is Jamie, and I have never actually beaten a Mortal Kombat game. I’ve played most, but of the ones we have featured so far MK1, MK2, MK3, MKM:SZ, and SM, we have either given up because they are TERRIBLE (Mythologies), or hit the Goro-like wall that we can’t beat even on the easiest settings.

With that, I thought I would see if there is a Mortal Kombat game I can beat, and with people complaining this is an easy one I though, “I suck at fighters, so I’ll try the easy one!” and dove right on in. Continue reading

Clayfighter 63 1/3, Interplay (1997) Nintendo 64

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I wanted to hate this game. I thought  it had to be shit, I thought it looked like shit, and more importantly I thought since Mortal Kombat games aged badly, that this had no chance.

So, Let’s get ready to crumble!

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StarFox 64, Nintendo EAD (1997) Nintendo 64.

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Corneria, fourth planet of the Lylat system. The evil Andross turned this once thriving system into a wasteland of near extinction…

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The World Is Not Enough, Eurocom (2000), Nintendo 64

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Goldeneye is without doubt one of the finest FPS/stealth shooter games ever made. This is technically its follow up (ignoring other consoles) for the N64.

Welcome to The World Is Not Enough…. Continue reading