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One of the date stamps to remember and cherish always is – 29th September 2017 and also is one of the most memorable defining. In the bright early morning, people made their way out of their home to get their hands on N64 or Nintendo 64.
Little did they know what all future had in store for them as it has become one of the very important icons in today’s time. So let’s have with some of the best N64 Games.
List of Best N64 Games
This is totally aimed for the N64 game lovers who never had enough of their games. These are the ones you would want to play just now if you haven’t played them before. Let’s gauge through the list.
1. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
The game follows the super famous Super Mario 64 and it is known for the Ocarina of time.
The game has a graphics relating to the land of the Hyrule where the players are supposed to control the game as he is all set for the mission to rescue Princess Zelda and put a stop to the evil plans running in the minds of Ganondorf.
The Legend of Zelda was released back in the year 1998 and still with no obligations tops the charts very successfully.
The title was improvised a lot to convert the running adventure to a 3D platform. This game is one of the best N64 games of all time, as Ocarina of time is all set to get gamers on a path which they have never experienced before.
2. Super Mario 64
Super Mario 64 made a major game throw by getting a Mario dive in a 3D land arena for the very first time. It also got N64 as one of the powerful consoles from the very first day.
Players are mostly focused on controlling Mario as he is very busy collecting the golden stars that are spread in the huge castle of princess’ peach.
They came also had inbuilt power-ups, the group of baddies and several battling outgrowing in various environments.
There were many different features to notice about Mario as well, like the ability to backflip, the triple high jump and the very popular wall jump.
3. The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask
This game is basically a follow-up to the Ocarina of time. This is an upgraded version of the predecessor game.
This game was released by Nintendo just after two years release of Ocarina of time.
There is a major missing in the game that includes Zelda and Ganondorf. This time the games are located in the islands of Tasmania unlike the previous one.
The game has maintained its standard and manages to excel with the characters cast it is embedded with.
The fairy Navi who left him in the climax of Ocarina of Time is gloriously found a link of and the game continues with the skull kid who robs his horse.
The fairy tale is all set to take revenge from the skull kid. Thus, the duo sets on to get their leads for the same.
4. GoldenEye 007
The console gamers were totally deprived of the 3D effects; however PC gamers had their part of the fun from shooters from time to time.
The game made its visit on the screens in 1997 and it was nearly released after a span of two years and made a global hit in the theatres with the iconic James Bond.
This is one of the first games that was featured in a movie or vice versa. The levels players choose can be explored in any manner and even the game can be played around in any order the players choose.
5. Perfect Dark
The modified version of the previous game, Goldeneye and anybody who played both the game plays would easily recognize the similarities.
The game stood out from the original shooter and that was the major storyline.
The role you are entitled to play in the game is that of Joanna Dark who is an agent and is working in the research and development department which is called the Carrington Institute. After a prolong conspiracy, fiction and a lot more, Dark finds her somewhere between the battle of interstellar.
6. Mario Kart 64
This is one of the best offers that have ever come from N64. The Mario Kart 64 is one of the finest karting games that provide the best racing experience to the racers.
You have the privilege to even race as Mario or be any of his colorful pals. There are four different Cups for each of the different circuits and courses.
There are also available chances to grab the special power-ups on the way. Also, if you gain some stars for your incredible performances, then you are equally awarded a speed booster and an invisibility that stays for a short span of time.
7. Star Fox 64
The game came out as a sequel to the famous 1993’s Star Fox designed and maintained by the SNES.
The main motive of the game is to control the cloud and the arwing as the team focuses to spoil the plans of the mad outraged scientist Andross.
The game is mostly navigated in the corridor mode and this is the reason to keep the aircraft on their way down the rail.
Most of the levels of the game were basically designed in a manner that could have at least two different ways to compete them.
The different paths only come up if the player is successful in accomplishing a certain hidden objective of the game.
The added bonus of the game is; Peppy, Falco, and Slippy along your side to assist you wherever required.
8. Jet Force Gemini
This is yet another unique and the most undefined amazing experience offered to us by Nintendo 64.
The game was published by Nintendo and developed by Rare, the studio that made GoldenEye, Perfect Dark and Battletoads a huge success.
The jet force Gemini made all its effort to let you through the sci-fi adventure.
The game combines all the mechanics of a third person running and shooting all the way.
While you are so much involved in the game, the game provides a privilege when you go through every level and that includes different members of the team named Juno, Vela, and Lupus.
Every world is a different planet and has its own strengths and weaknesses. They master in performing puzzles and it can be only conquered when the best strategy of the game is chosen.
For an example, Juno has the ability to walk on magma without any obstacles or any kind of disturbances.
9. Star Wars: Shadow of the empire
The game was released in the year 1996 and was shouted upon for being deprived of the fact that included gameplay like Luke Skywalker.
The developers were soon forgiven once the role of Dash Rendar came into the limelight.
The game still gives the opportunity to fight with Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, and Chewbacca in order to make a rescue of Princess Leia who is trapped in a castle.
The boss battles are another emerging and happening feature to notice about the game apart from the natural storyline.
This game was released 20 years ago and still rules the hearts of many.
Don’t miss out on any of them, they are worth a try and missing out on them would be nothing but loss.