Game #10: Blast Corps

Game: Blast Corps Developer: Rare System: Nintendo 64 Year Released: 1997 Released in 1997, Blast Corps is hands down one of my favorite games released for the Nintendo 64. Blast Corps, Mario 64, and of course Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time.  You could probably figure out which one tops the list but we will […]

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Game #8: Banjo-Kazooie

Game: Banjo-Kazooie Developer: Rare System: Nintendo 64 Year Released: 1998 Another game released for the Nintendo 64 that was originally planned to be released in the late stages of the SNES, Banjo-Kazooie developed by Rare mixed the art stylings of Donkey Kong Country and Mario 64.The game has a lot of interesting choices that at […]

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Game #7: 1080 Snowboarding

Game: 1080 Snowboarding Developer: Nintendo System: Nintendo 64 Year Released: 1998 1080 Snowboarding is one of the first sports/racing games released and is responsible for paving the way for not only Snowboarding games but is also credited for leading the way for other non traditional sporting games i.e. Tony Hawk and the games that followed. […]

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Game #5: Mario Kart 64

Game: Mario Kart 64 Developer: Nintendo System: Nintendo 64 Year Released: 1996 Mario Kart 64 the follow up to the hit game from the previous generation. Back when everything about this game was simple. You had 8 racers to choose from, everyone fought over Yoshi. 3 CC’s with 4 races and 4 different cups. I […]

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Game #4: Pilotwings 64

Game: Pilotwings 64Developer: Nintendo System: Nintendo 64 Year Released: 1996 Pilotwings 64 is a follow up to the 1991 game Pilotwings for the SNES. When releasing a new console you want to release games at the same time as the console that will show off the capabilities of the new system. Super Mario 64 and […]

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Game #3: Super Mario 64

Game: Super Mario 64Developer: Nintendo System: Nintendo 64 Year Released: 1996 Released in 1996, Alongside the Nintendo 64 and Pilotwings 64, came this huge advancement in the Mario universe. For the first time in Mario’s history he and some of his friends moved from side scroller. The game is one of the greatest in video […]

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Game #1: Star Fox 64

Game: Star Fox 64 Developer: Nintendo System: Nintendo 64 Year Released: 1997 Star Fox 64, released in 1997, is the only Star Fox released for the system and is a remake of the SNES version. The first game to make use of the N64 Rumble Pak* shipped with the game itself. It is recognized as […]

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The Journey Begins…Again.

7 or 8 years ago I decided that I was going to sit down, play and review all 1001 games in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die.  I was off to an ok start and then other ideas started popping up and this journey would take a back seat. I […]

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