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N64 Magazine V6 is the sixth issue of the popular N64 Magazine. This issue give special coverage on games like The Legends of Zelda 64 and other Role-Playing games planned for a Nintendo 64 release.

Future Look

Silicon Valley

Rev Limit

Duke Nukem 64

Planet 64

Namco Go Go!

Out Soon: er, Lylat Wars

The articles announces the UK release of Star Fox 64 but duo to legal issues the game was renamed to Lylat Wars at the time.

Short Cuts

Turok Spookiness

Pension Intention

Then Nintendo President Hiroshi Yamauchi planned for retirement sometime in the year 2000.

Good Vibrations

A New Kind of Card

Karty Congratulations

New Goods

Product Manufacturer Score
V3 Racing Wheel 64
InterAct
75%
Sock Touch
Hakugen
42%
SFX 64 Universal Adaptor V3.0
Blaze/Fire
92%
Tamagotchi
Bandai
76%

Retroworld

Title Publisher System Score
Parachute
Nintendo
Game & Watch
58%
Insmouse
I'Max
Virtual Boy
61%
Zelda Game & Watch
Nintendo
Game & Watch
83%
Excitebike
Nintendo
NES
54%

Coming Soon

Puyo Puyo Sun 64

Turok 2

Forsaken

Shadow Man

Wild Choppers

Madden NFL 64

Bomberman 64

San Francisco Rush: Extreme Racing

Lamborghini 64

RPG News

The Legend of Zelda 64

N64 Verdict: 9/10

Holy Magic Century

N64 Verdict: 7/10

Mother 3

N64 Verdict: 8/10

Ganbare Goemon 5

N64 Verdict: 6/10

DD Dreams

Ask FuSoYa

An Ear to the Ground

Here games that are mention in the article:

Information Station

Ultra Release List (September 1997)

Game Name Publisher Type Country
August 1997
1
Mah Jong Diary Classic
Imagineer
TAB
JPN
7
Ganbare Goemon 5
Konami
RPG
JPN
8
Power League 64
Hudson Soft
SPT
JPN
11
Tetrisphere
H2O Entertainment
PUZ
US
25
GoldenEye 007
Nintendo
ACT
US
Late
Blast Corps
Nintendo
ACT
UK
ISS64
Konami
SPT
US
Wayne Gretzky's 3D Hockey
GT Interactive
Midway Games
SPT
UK
NBA Hangtime
GT Interactive
Midway Games
SPT
UK
September 1997
15
Ken Griffey Jr Baseball
Nintendo
SPT
US
16
ClayFighter 63⅓
Interplay
FGT
US
23
Lamborghini 64
Titus Software
RAC
US
26
Bomberman 64
Hudson Soft
ACT
JPN
J League Dynamite Soccer
Imagineer
ACT
US
Aero Gauge
ASCII
RAC
JPN
ED
Ubisoft
-
US
Robotron X
Williams
SHT
US
October 1997
12
Hyper Olympics
Konami
SPT
JPN
J-League 11 Beat 1997
Hudson Soft
SPT
JPN
MRC: Multi-Racing Championship
Ocean Software
RAC
US/UK
Star Fox 64
Nintendo
SHT
UK
November 1997
64 Ōzumō
Bottom Up
SPT
JPN
Chameleon Twist
JSS
ACT
JPN
Final Doom 2
GT Interactive
SHT
US
GoldenEye 007
Nintendo
ACT
UK
Joust X
Midway Games
SHT
US
NFL Quarterback Club '98
Acclaim Entertainment
SPT
US
December 1997
Bio F.R.E.A.K.S.
Midway Games
-
US
Hyper Olympics
Konami
SPT
JPN
1997
Summer
3D Fighting*
Imagineer
FGT
JPN
Summer
F1 Pole Position 64
Ubisoft
RAC
US
Summer
Flying Dragon Fist Twin
Culture Brain
FGT
JPN
Summer
Holy Magic Century Eltale
Imagineer
RPG
JPN
Summer
Mission: Impossible
Ocean Software
ACT
US/UK/JPN
Summer
Reason
Imagineer
-
JPN
Autumn
Banjo-Kazooie
Nintendo
ACT
US
Autumn
Extreme-G
Acclaim Entertainment
-
US
Autumn
Mischief Makers
Nintendo
ACT
US
Autumn
Robotech: Crystal Dreams
Gametek
SHT
US
Autumn
SimCity 2000
Imagineer
SLC
JPN
Autumn
VR Pro Wrestling
Asmik Ace Entertainment
FGT
JPN
Autumn
Duke Nukem 3D
GT Interactive
SHT
US
Autumn
Top Gear Rally
Kemco
RAC
JPN/US
Attack!
Midway Games
-
US
Blade & Barrel
Kemco
SHT
JPN
Body Harvest
Nintendo
SHT
US
Dead Ahead
Optical
-
US
Dual Heroes
Hudson Soft
FGT
JPN
F Thomas 'Big Hurt' Baseball
Acclaim Entertainment
SPT
US
Final Round 64
Konami
SPT
JPN
Fight Simulator*
Video System
SHT
JPN
Golf
Nintendo
SPT
JPN
Human Wrestling
Human
SPT
JPN
Ikazuchi no Goto Ku
SETA
TAB
JPN
Jeopardy!
Gametek
PUZ
US
Lamborghini 64
Titus Software
RAC
US/UK
The Legend of Zelda 64
Nintendo
RPG
JPN
Loderunner 64
Bandai
ACT
JPN
Mace: The Dark Age
Atari
FGT
US
Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero
Midway Games
FGT
US
Namco Baseball
Namco
SPT
JPN
Pachinko World 64
Shoei
ETC
JPN
Pebble Beach Golf Links
T&E Soft
SPT
JPN
Professional Mah Jong
Athena
TAB
JPN
Rebel Moon Rising
Midway Games
-
US/UK
Saikyo Habu Shoji
SETA Corporation
TAB
JPN
San Francisco Rush
Midway Games
RAC
US
Space Circus
Ocean Software
ACT
US/UK
Super Real Island
SETA Corporation
-
JPN
Super Robot Spirits
Banpresto
-
JPN
Tokan Road
Hudson Soft
SPT
JPN
Ultimate Racer
Acclaim Entertainment
RAC
US
Ultra Combat
GT Interactive
-
US
Wet Corpse
Vic Tokai
-
JPN
Wheel of Fortune
Gametek
PUZ
US
Wild Choppers
SETA Corporation
SHT
JPN
World Championship Wrestling
THQ
SPT
US
XSW-1
Video System
-
JPN
Yoshi's Island 64
Nitendo
ACT
JPN/US
3-D Shooting*
Video System
ACT
JPN
1998
Early
Centipede X
Midway Games
SHT
US
Spring
Jungle Emperor Leo
Nintendo
-
JPN
Winter
Conker's Quest
Rare
ACT
US/UK/JPN
Winter
NHL Breakaway '98
Acclaim Entertainment
SPT
US
Winter
Unreal
GT Interactive
ACT
US
Earthworm Jim 3
Interplay
ACT
US
Jurassic Park 2
DreamWorks Interactive
-
US
The Legend of Zelda 64
Nintendo
SHT
US
Mario Paint 64
Nintedo
ETC
JPN
Mother 3
Nintendo
RPG
JPN
Pocket Monster 64
Nintendo
ETC
JAP
Quake 64
GT Interactive
SHT
US/UK
Quest 64
THQ
RPG
US
Quest for Camelot
Titus Software
-
US
SimCity 64
Nintendo
SLG
JAP
SimCopter
Maxis
SIM
US
Superman 64
Titus Software
ACT
US
Ultra Donkey Kong
Nintendo
ACT
US
No release date yet
G.A.S.P!! Fighters' NEXTream
Konami
FGT
JPN/US/UK
Buggy Boogie
Nintendo
RAC
JPN
Cavalry Battle 3000
JSS
RAC
JPN
Creator
Nintendo
TAB
JPN/US/UK
Cu-On-Pa
T&E Soft
PUZ
JPN
Daikatana
Ion Storm
SHT
US
Dracula 3D (Castlevania 64)
Konami
ACT
JPN/US/UK
F-Zero 64
Nintendo
RAC
JPN/US/UK
Freak Boy
Virgin Interactive
ACT
US
Jack and the Beanstalk
Nintendo
ACT
JPN/US/UK
Kindaichi's Accident File
Hudson Soft
-
JPN
Kirby Air Ride
Nintendo
RAC
JPN/US/UK
NBA In the Zone '98
Konami
SPT
US
New Japan Pro Wrestling
Hudson Soft
SPT
JPN
Silicon Valley
BMG
ACT
US/UK
Super Mario RPG 2
Nintendo
RPG
JPN/US/UK
Super Mario 64 2
Nintendo
ACT
JPN/US/UK
Tonic Trouble
Ubisoft
-
US
Turrican 64
Factor 5
SHT
US
Ultra Desent
Interplay
SHT
US/UK
VR Baseball
Interplay
SPT
US
VR Golf
Interplay
SPT
US


Key
ACT
Action
FGT
Fighting Game
SLG
Strategy
RPG
Role-Playing Game
SPT
Sprot
TAB
Board Game
SHT
Shoot-'em-up
SIM
Simulation
RAC
Racing
ETC
Miscellaneous

Eager Waiting
1. The Legend of Zelda 64
2. GoldenEye 007
3. F-Zero 64
4. Castlevania 64
5. Super Mario RPG 2

6. Ganbare Goemon 5
7. Banjo-Kazooie
8. Mother 3
9. Holy Magic Century
10. Yoshi's Island 64

Top 5 In The UK
1. Mario Kart 64
2. International Superstar Soccer 64
3. Wave Race 64
4. Super Mario 64
5. Turok: Dinosaur Hunter

Top 5 In Japan
1. MRC: Multi-Racing Championship 2. Star Fox 64
3. Mario Kart 64
4. Power Pro Baseball 4
5. Blast Corps

Top 5 In the USA
1. Star Fox 64
2. Mario Kart 64
3. Super Mario 64
4. Turok: Dinosaur Hunter
5. Hexen

Top 5 Imports
1. Star Fox 64
2. Go Go!! Troublemakers
3. MRC: Multi-Racing Championship
4. Doom 64
5. Blast Corps

Game Japan

Nam, Fam, Glam!

Tokyo Culture Scene

New Games form Old

Japan re-releases Super Mario 64 and Wave Race 64 with a rumble pak feature included.

Nintendo Short Short

Game Boy Kiss

Power League 64

Multi-Media Station

Mario Darts

An Englishman in Tokyo

Reviews

Arena

Title Publisher Score Reviewer
Wayne Gretzky's 3D Hockey
Midway Games
Tim Weaver
75%
NBA Hangtime
Midway Games
Jonathan Davies
52%

Import Arena

Title Publisher Score Reviewer
Super Mario 64 Shindō Pak Taiō Version (Japan)
Nintendo
Zy Nicholson
96%
Wave Race 64 Shindō Pak Taiō Version (Japan)
Nintendo
Zy Nicholson
90%
Star Fox 64 (United States)
Nintendo
Jonathan Davis
94%

Feature

Mario Kart 64 Championship: Stage 2

N64 Magazine Investigate

Antiques Codeshow

The Miyanoto Legacy

Everyone Else is Doing it Too

Place Your Bets Please

How To...

Pilotwings 64

Mario Kart 64

Extra Tips

The Nintendo Hotline

I'm the Best

Mario Kart 64

# Time Confirmation Player
American/Japanese
Luigi Circuit
1
1:43:06
Confirmed
Mike Hurry
2
1:43:45
Confirmed
Andrew Taylor
3
1:43:65
Confirmed
GK
4
1:43:68
Confirmed
Ian Taylor
5
1:44:35
Confirmed
Jonny Town
6
1:44:86
Confirmed
David Sanders
7
1:46:16
Confirmed
Jonathan Davis N64 Magazine
8
1:46:73
Confirmed
William Lam
9
1:46:80
Confirmed
Tony Hill
10
1:46:89
Confirmed
T Wright
No Times Submitted
Mario Circuit
1
1:55:82
Confirmed
Mike Hurry
2
0:56:77
Confirmed
Steven Housley
3
0:57:11
Confirmed
GK
4
0:58:31
Confirmed
Steve James
5
0:58:39
Confirmed
Michael Park/center>
6
0:58:98
Confirmed
Kevin Shek
7
0:59:07
Confirmed
Jonathan Davis N64 Magazine
8
0:59:16
Confirmed
Neil Daunt
9
0:59:64
Confirmed
Graham Dibley
10
1:03:49
Confirmed
T Wright
Royal Raceway
1
1:53:13
Confirmed
Jonathan Davis N64 Magazine
2
2:34:26
Confirmed
Mike Hurry
3
2:35:34
Unconfirmed
Simon Franklin
4
2:35:41
Confirmed
Richard Tapner
5
0:58:39
Unconfirmed
Michael Park/center>
6
2:35:87
Confirmed
T Wright
7
2:36:12
Confirmed
Chris Green
8
2:36:29
Confirmed
Mark Keane
9
2:36:50
Confirmed
T Wright
10
2:36:64
Confirmed
Luke Baines
PAL
Luigi Circuit
1
2:03:43
Confirmed
Benn Stiff
2
2:03:71
Confirmed
Andrew Densley
3
2:06:40
Confirmed
Andrew Mills
4
2:06:55
Confirmed
Stelios Giamarelos
5
2:10:80
Confirmed
David Holmes
6
2:10:98
Confirmed
David Sanders
7
2:11:11
Unconfirmed
Mark Jackson
8
2:11:15
Confirmed
Phil Thompson
9
2:11:56
Confirmed
Andrew Gates
10
2:11:81
Confirmed
Ian Gliddon
Mario Circuit
Mario Kart 64 Championship
Royal Raceway
1
3:03:60
Confirmed
Andrew Densley
2
3:06:10
Confirmed
Andrew Mills
3
3:06:67
Confirmed
Stelios Giamarelos
4
3:09:50
Confirmed
Benn Stiff
5
3:13:98
Confirmed
David Holmes
6
3:14:02
Confirmed
Will Nation
7
3:14:54
Confirmed
T Wright
8
3:14:73
Confirmed
Tim Burgess
9
3:15:00
Confirmed
T Wright
10
3:14:12
Unconfirmed
Stephen Willis

Star Fox 64/Lylat Wars

# Score Confirmation Player
Any Version
Level 1: Corneria
1
213
Confirmed
GK
2
204
Confirmed
Marc Duport
3
202
Confirmed
Roger Vance
4
197
Confirmed
Johnny Town
5
187
Confirmed
P A Downs
6
183
Confirmed
Andrew Rutherford
7
180
Confirmed
David Coates
8
180
Confirmed
Matthew Whitaker
9
175
Confirmed
Adam Page
10
175
Confirmed
Richie Robins
11
173
Confirmed
Mike Hurry
12
171
Confirmed
Edwin Li
13
170
Confirmed
Robert McMahon
14
167
Confirmed
Michael Callaghan
15
165
Confirmed
Rich Torpey
16
164
Confirmed
Stefan Charles
17
162
Confirmed
Nick
18
162
Unconfirmed
St. John O'Neil
19
162
Confirmed
Richard Kemp
20
161
Confirmed
Richard Kemp
Total Hits
1
1536
Confirmed
GK
2
1442
Confirmed
Mike Hurry
3
1430
Unconfirmed
Johnny Town
4
1398
Confirmed
Chris Turnbull
5
1374
Confirmed
Johnny Town
6
1372
Confirmed
David Coates
7
1347
Confirmed
Louis Sugiyama
8
1342
Confirmed
Robert McMahon
9
1299
Confirmed
Richie Robins
10
1275
Confirmed
Wil Overton N64 Magazine
11
1207
Confirmed
Andy Crich
12
1149
Confirmed
Andrew Rutherford
13
1097
Confirmed
P. Jordan
14
1084
Confirmed
Michael Callaghan
15
1070
Confirmed
Nick
16
996
Confirmed
Richard Kemp
17
995
Unconfirmed
Roger Vance
18
983
Confirmed
T Wright
19
962
Unconfirmed
Ryan Field
20
910
Confirmed
Nathan Robinson

Super Mario 64

# Time Confirmation Score
American/Japanese
Foot Race With Koopa the Quick
1
0:17:6
Confirmed
GK
2
0:19:0
Unconfirmed
Ryan Cowell
Peach Slide
1
0:16:0
Confirmed
Andrew Watson
2
0:18:0
Unconfirmed
Ryan Cowell
3
0:21:0
Unconfirmed
Andrew Watson
4
0:22:1
Confirmed
Archie Belwood
5
0:23:5
Unconfirmed
Simon Tills
PAL
Foot Race With Koopa the Quick
1
0:17:2
Confirmend
Andrew Densley
2
0:18:2
Confirmed
Ed Quinn
3
0:18:4
Confirmed
Rony Costa
4
0:18:9
Confirmed
Stelios Giamarelos
5
0:19:7
Confirmed
James Hewellyn
6
0:19:8
Confirmed
Adam Sutherland
7
0:20:8
Confirmed
Andrew Mills
8
0:21:1
Confirmed
Agent N64
9
0:21:9
Confirmed
Stephen Adams
10
0:21:9
Confirmed
Neil Faulkner
Peach Slide
1
0:13:3
Confirmend
Andrew Mills
2
0:13:3
Confirmed
Ed Quinn
3
0:13:4
Confirmed
Simon Flint
4
0:13:9
Confirmed
Neil Faulkner
5
0:14:6
Confirmed
Agent N64
6
0:14:8
Confirmed
Matthew Harris
7
0:15:6
Confirmed
Andrew Densley
8
0:15:7
Confirmed
Jez French
9
0:16:1
Unconfirmed
John Young
10
0:16:1
Unconfirmed
Oliver Edwards

Turok: Dinosaur Hunter

# Time Confirmation Player
PAL
Time Challenge Mode
1
1:23
Confirmed
Stuart Richards
2
1:39
Unconfirmed
Andrew Mills
3
2:37
Confirmed
Matthew Griffiths
4
2:39
Confirmed
Andrew Mills
5
2:40
Confirmed
Martin Sturrock
6
2:44
Confirmed
Paul Taylor
7
2:48
Confirmed
Scott Brown
8
2:50
Confirmed
Karen Callow
9
2:51
Confirmed
Stephen Daulby
10
2:57
Confirmed
Nick Perry
11
3:32
Unconfirmed
Neil Plant
12
3:00
Confirmed
William Lam
13
3:05
Confirmed
Laurie Goodman
14
3:09
Unconfirmed
Toby Rodriguez
15
3:10
Confirmed
Chris Hambrook
16
3:13
Confirmed
Neil Plant
17
3:30
Confirmed
Stephen Adams
18
3:32
Confirmed
T Wright
19
3:39
Confirmed
Clive Downey
20
3:50
Confirmed
Tom Owen

Wave Race 64

# Time/Score Confirmation Player
American/Japanese
Sunny Beach
1
1:03:755
Confirmed
William Lam
2
1:04:726
Confirmed
Dilpesh Varsani
3
1:06:266
Unconfirmed
Paul Knight
4
1:05:478
Confirmed
GK
5
1:05:820
Confirmed
Carl Waters
6
1:05:884
Unconfirmed
Jon Hatch
7
1:06:193
Confirmed
Chris Murphy
8
1:06:254
Confirmed
Lee Hammond
9
1:06:896
Confirmed
Robert McMahon
10
1:06:992
Unconfirmed
Jonathan George
PAL
Sunny Beach
1
1:15:830
Confirmed
Andrew Mills
2
1:17:005
Confirmed
Chris Tape
3
1:17:322
Confirmed
Rony Costa
4
1:18:018
Confirmed
Frankey Mayers
5
1:18:051
Unconfirmed
Carl Waters
6
1:19:943
Confirmed
David Holmes
7
1:19:991
Confirmed
Sam Wicks
8
1:20:142
Confirmed
Tim Nicholls
9
1:20:486
Unconfirmed
Liam Evans
10
1:20:739
Confirmed
Adam Baker
Any Version
Stunt Mode, Dolphin Park
1
24880
Confirmed
SP Richards
2
24047
Confirmed
Norman Obaseki
3
23510
Confirmed
Adaze Obaseki
4
22416
Unconfirmed
Trevor Scannell
5
21888
Confirmed
Andy Ward
6
21775
Confirmed
Owain Brimfield
7
21737
Confirmed
Michael Green
8
21672
Confirmed
Ian Gollins
9
21601
Confirmed
Richard Savage
10
21549
Confirmed
Rony Costa
11
21345
Confirmed
Martin Drew
12
21247
Confirmed
Dilpesh Varsani
13
21025
Confirmed
Paul Taylor
14
20296
Confirmed
Michele Foch-Gatrell
15
20281
Confimed
Andrew Hurst
16
19747
Unconfirmed
Edward Gouldby
17
19549
Unconfirmed
Ben Stevens
18
18578
Confirmed
Andrew Mills
19
18080
Unconfirmed
Andrew Mills

Club 64

Dream On

Sandeep Babber: Guyver 64

Scott Mickle: Mario Boat 64

Daniel Metcalf: Warcraft 64

Hazel Elsom: Pac-In-Time 64

Bonus Letters

Invention Corner

Russel Cocklin: Combined Memory Pak and Jolt Pak

Russel Cocklin: Nintendo Smart Card

So Tell Me This...

Staff

  • Editor: Jonathan Davies
  • Production Editor: James Ashton
  • Staff Writer: Tim Weaver
  • Art Editor: Wil Overton
  • US Correspondent: Doug Perry
  • Japanese Correspondent: Max Everingham
  • Art Assistant: Paul Jarrold
  • Contributors: Zy Nicholson, Mark Ramshaw, Jon Smith, Jason Moore

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