Nintendo 64

Interviews

We Talked to Clams Casino About How the Legend of Zelda Inspired His Album

Playing 'Ocarina of Time' gave the producer creative fuel, even though the Water Temple was still hell.
Phil Witmer
10.20.16
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Good Grief, the N64 Classic ‘GoldenEye 007’ in Unreal Engine 4 Is Gorgeous

Did somebody say, "remake"? Okay, I will: can we have a remake that looks like this, please?
Mike Diver
1.12.16
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A Blind Man Has Finally Completed ‘Ocarina of Time’ After Five Years

American student Terry Garrett has slain Ganon without even seeing the Zelda series' meanest antagonist.
Mike Diver
1.5.16
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‘Super Mario 64’ Still Matters, Even 20 Years Since Its Release

The palpable passion and eternal quality of the classic platformer deserves to remain a source of inspiration and aspiration for developers for many years to come.
Andy McDonald
1.3.16
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It’s Music That Makes Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda Series So Extraordinary

Koji Kondo's score was "something that had never been heard before," theorist Andrew Schartmann tells an author who has his own special history with the series.
Merlin Jobst
11.11.15
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Aggressive Bonding: A Journey Into the Tragic History of 007 in Video Games

I got drunk and sort of accidentally bought pretty much every James Bond game I could, to see how they compare to the legendary 'GoldenEye 007'.
Brock Wilbur
11.3.15
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How an Aborted Arcade Game Became FIFA’s Short-Lived But Loved Indoor Mode

FIFA's indoor mode was football stripped back to its joyful core – so how'd it come about, and why'd it disappear?
Richard Moss
9.10.15
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Incomplete Control: These Are the Worst Pads We’ve Ever Played With

Honestly, it's not just 1,500 words about the Atari Jaguar pad, I promise. But there is a bit of that. More than a bit. It was awful.
Mike Diver
8.28.15
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Mission Imperfection: A Love Letter to ‘GoldenEye 007’

Rare's 1997 Nintendo 64 shooter was a classic of its day, but what exactly is its legacy?
Ed Smith
7.9.15
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Forget ‘Mario 64’, ‘Banjo-Kazooie' Is the 3D Platformer That Mattered Most

I'll see your plumbers and princesses, and raise you a bear and a bird.
Jonathan Beach
5.26.15
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PlayStation vs Nintendo 64 Was the Last Console War That Mattered

Today's systems are so alike that boasts of power are purely hollow. But back in the 1990s, things were different.
Luke Holland
3.20.15