FANDOM


N64 Magazine V7 is the seventh issue of the N64 Magazine. The cover features Yoshi from Yoshi's Story. The magazine gives coverage on the ECTS 1997.

Future Look

Yoshi's Story

Diddy Kong Racing

Lamborhini 64

Planet 64

Quality over Quantity at ECTS?

Tokyo Show Quiet Too

Short Cuts

Any Suggestions?

It's A Plant

One of staff the N64 Magazine Paul has taking care and growing avacado stone plant.

Tamagotchi for Four

T-Shirt Trumph

Retroworld

Coming Soon

AeroGauge

Extreme-G

F-Zero 64

Wipeout 64

UEFA Soccer

Wetrix

Two Untitled Games in Development by Argonaut

Mortal Kombat 4

Nintendo's 1998 Line-Up

RPG News

The Legend of Zelda 64

Ask FuSoYa

An Ear to the Ground

Information Station

Ultra Release List (October 1997)

Game Name Publisher Type Country
September 1997
5
Blast Corps
Nintendo
SPT
US
5
J League Dynamite Soccer
Imagineer
ACT
US
9
Jikkyou World Soccer 3
Konami
SPT
JPN
23
Lamborghini 64
Titus Software
RAC
US
26
Bomberman 64
Hudson Soft
ACT
JPN
29
Mischief Makers
Nintendo
ACT
US
15
Ken Griffey Jr Baseball
Nintendo
SPT
US
30
Lamborghini 64
Titus Software
RAC
US
ED
Ubisoft
-
US
Robotron X
Williams
SHT
US
October 1997
3
Star Fox 64
Nintendo
SHT
UK
20
ClayFighter 63⅓
Interplay
FGT
US
20
Extreme-G
Acclaim Entertainment
-
US
24
J-League 11 Beat 1997
Hudson Soft
SPT
JPN
28
NFL Quarterback Club '98
Acclaim Entertainment
SPT
US
30
Puyo Puyo Sun 64
Compile
PUZ
JPN
F1 Pole Position 64
Ubisoft
RAC
US
Hexen
GameBank
RAC
JPN
Jeopardy!
Gametek
PUZ
Mace: The Dark Age
Atari
FGT
US
MRC: Multi-Racing Championship
Ocean Software
RAC
US
Wheel of Fortune
Gametek
PUZ
US
November 1997
4
Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero
Midway Games
FGT
US
11
Madden NFL 64
Electronic Arts
SPT
US
11
San Francisco Rush
Midway Games
RAC
US
14
Duke Nukem 3D
GT Interactive
SHT
US
24
Diddy Kong Racing
Nintendo
RAC
US
24
Aero Fighters Assault
Video System
SHT
US
Chameleon Twist
JSS
ACT
JPN
Final Doom 2
GT Interactive
SHT
US
GoldenEye 007
Nintendo
ACT
UK
Joust X
Midway Games
SHT
US
WCW vs. nWo: World Tour
THQ
SPT
US
Yoshi's Story
Nitendo
ACT
JPN/US
64 Ōzumō
Bottom Up
SPT
JPN
December 1997
1
Bomberman 64
Hudson Soft
ACT
US
19
Augusta Masters '98
T&E Soft
SPT
JPN
20
NBA In the Zone '98
Konami
SPT
US
25
Top Gear Rally
Kemco
RAC
US
Bio F.R.E.A.K.S.
Midway Games
-
US
Holy Magic Century Eltale
Imagineer
RPG
JPN
Hyper Olympics
Konami
SPT
JPN
Sonic Fighters Assault
Video System
SHT
JPN
Super Robot Spirits
Banpresto
-
JPN
1997
Autumn
Flying Dragon Fist Twin
Culture Brain
FGT
JPN
Autumn
Pachinko World 64
Shoei
ETC
JPN
Autumn
Professional Mah Jong
Athena
TAB
JPN
Autumn
Morita Shogi 64
SETA Corporation
TAB
JPN
Autumn
Rev Limit
SETA Corporation
RAC
JPN
Autumn
Robotech: Crystal Dreams
Gametek
SHT
US
Autumn
SimCity 2000
Imagineer
SLC
JPN
Autumn
VR Pro Wrestling
Asmik Ace Entertainment
FGT
JPN
Winter
Struggle Hard
Imagineer
FGT
JPN
Aero Gauge
ASCII
RAC
JPN
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 Entertainment
SPT
JPN
Ikazuchi no Goto Ku
SETA Corporation
TAB
JPN
Kirby Air Ride
Nintendo
RAC
JPN/US/UK
The Legend of Zelda 64
Nintendo
RPG
JPN
Legion X
Hudson Soft
-
JPN
Loderunner 64
Bandai
ACT
JPN
Mission: Impossible
Ocean Software
ACT
US/UK/JPN
Namco Baseball
Namco
SPT
JPN
Reason
Imagineer
-
JPN
Rebel Moon Rising
Midway Games
-
US/UK
Saikyo Habu Shoji
SETA Corporation
TAB
JPN
Space Circus
Ocean Software
ACT
US/UK
Super Real Island
SETA Corporation
-
JPN
Tamagotchi 64
Bandai
RPG
JPN
Tokon Road
Hudson Soft
SPT
JPN
Ultimate Racer
Acclaim Entertainment
RAC
US
Ultra Combat
GT Interactive
-
US
Wet Corpse
Vic Tokai
-
JPN
Wild Choppers
SETA Corporation
SHT
JPN
XSW-1
Video System
-
JPN
January 1998
10
Mystical Ninja 64
Video System
-
JPN
Nagano Winter Olympics '98
Konami
SPT
US/UK
February 1998
G.A.S.P!! Fighters' NEXTream
Konami
SPT
US/UK
Yoshi's Story
Nintendo
ACT
US
March 1998
30
Ken Griffey, Jr. Baseball
Nintendo
ACT
US
Banjo-Kazooie
Nintendo
ACT
US
Conker's Quest
Rare
ACT
US/UK/JPN
1998
Early
Centipede X
Midway Games
SHT
US
Spring
Jungle Emperor Leo
Nintendo
-
JPN
Spring
Ken Griffey, Jr. Baseball
Nintendo
ACT
US
Winter
NHL Breakaway '98
Acclaim Entertainment
SPT
US
Winter
Unreal
GT Interactive
ACT
US
Earthworm Jim 3
Interplay
ACT
US
F-Zero 64
Nintendo
RAC
JPN/US/UK
Flights of the UN
Video System
SHT
JPN
Forsaken
Acclaim Entertainment
ACT
US
Hybrid Heaven
Konami
ACT
US/UK/JPN
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
NBA Jam 98
Acclaim Entertainment
SPT
US
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
Actua Golf
Interplay
SPT
US
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
Freak Boy
Virgin Interactive
ACT
US
Jack and the Beanstalk
Nintendo
ACT
JPN/US/UK
Kindaichi's Accident File
Hudson Soft
-
JPN
New Japan Pro Wrestling
Hudson Soft
SPT
JPN
Silicon Valley
BMG
ACT
US/UK
Super Mario 64 2
Nintendo
ACT
JPN/US/UK
Super Mario RPG 2
Nintendo
RPG
JPN/US/UK
Tonic Trouble
Ubisoft
-
US
Turrican 64
Factor 5
SHT
US
Twisted Edge Snowboarding
Kemco
SPT
US
Ultra Desent
Interplay
SHT
US/UK
VR Baseball
Interplay
SPT
US
Wetrix
Ocean Software
PUZ
US/UK


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. F-Zero 64
3. Diddy Kong Racing
4. Yoshi's Story
5. Super Mario RPG 2

6. Ganbare Goemon 5
7. Banjo-Kazooie
8. Bomberman 64
9. Mother 3
10. Holy Magic Century

Top 5 In The UK
1. Blast Corps
2. Mario Kart 64
3. International Superstar Soccer 64
4. Super Mario 64
5. Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire

Top 5 In Japan
1. Ganbare Goemon 5
2. GoldenEye 007
3. Mario Kart 64
4. Power League 64
5. Super Mario 64

Top 5 In the USA
1. GoldenEye 007
2. International Superstar Soccer 64
3. Tetrisphere
4. Star Fox 64
5. Mario Kart 64

Top 5 Imports
1. GoldenEye 007
2. Go Go!! Troublemakers
3. Ganbare Goemon 5
4. Star Fox 64
5. MRC: Multi-Racing Championship

Game Japan

Hudson's Bomb Plot

Goemon Goes on Air

Pocket Monsters Stamps

Pocket Monster League

Doom doomed?

It tells about Doom 64 was a commercial failure in Japan selling only 2,000 copies.

An Englishman in Tokyo

Reviews

Arena

Title Publisher Score Reviewer
Doom 64
Midway Games/GT Interactive
James Ashton
77%
F1 Pole Position 64
Ubisoft
Jonathan Davis
71%
War Gods
Midway Games
Unknown
46%

Import Arena

Title Publisher Score Reviewer
GoldenEye 007
Nintendo
James Ashton
94%
Ganbare Goemon 5
Nintendo
Zy Nicholson
80%
Tetrisphere
Nintendo
Jes Bickham
71%
Power League 64
Hudson Soft
James Ashton
42%
Jangou Simulation Mahjong Michi 64
Video System
Jonathan Davies
69%
International Superstar Soccer 64
Konami
James Ashton
92%


Feature

Mario Kart 64 Championship: Stage 3

How to successful visit a Japanese Newsagent

How do games actually work?

How To...

Doom 64

Mario Kart 64

Extra Tips

The Nintendo Hotline

I'm the Best

Mario Kart 64

Star Fox 64/Lylat Wars

Super Mario 64

Turok: Dinosaur Hunter

Wave Race 64

Club 64

Dream On

Cathal: Sherlock Holmes Adventure Game for N64

Ho Kim Ying: Tour De France

Paul Lucchesi: Populous-like game

Bonus Letters

Invention Corner

Stuart Bowker: N64 Cartridge Self

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, ,Tim Norris, Jes Bickham, Jason Moore

Magazine

External Links

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.