The Nintendo Power V99 is the August 1997 issue of Nintendo Power, labeled as Volume 99. It features GoldenEye 007 on it's cover.

It contains a 16 page feature on the missions for GoldenEye 007. Also included were highlights of Tetris Plus, Ken Griffey Jr. Presents MLB, an N64 Preview of Mischief Makers, covered strategies for Star Fox 64 and various other titles.

Power Charts

Nintendo 64

  1. Mario Kart 64
  2. Super Mario 64
  3. Turok: Dinosaur Hunter
  4. Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire
  5. Blast Corps
  6. Star Fox 64
  7. Goldeneye
  8. Doom 64
  9. Cruis'n USA
  10. Wave Race 64

Super NES

  1. The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
  2. Super Mario RPG
  3. Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble
  4. Final Fantasy III
  5. Chrono Trigger
  6. Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest
  7. Super Mario Kart
  8. Donkey Kong Country
  9. Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
  10. Super Metroid

Game Boy

  1. The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening
  2. Donkey Kong Land 2
  3. Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins
  4. Donkey Kong Land
  5. Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3

Most Wanted

  1. Zelda 64 (N64)
  2. Nintendo 64 Disk Drive
  3. Star Fox 64 (N64)
  4. EarthBound 64 (Mother 3) (N64)
  5. Yoshi's Island 64 (N64)
  6. Nintendo 64
  7. Clay Fighter 63 1/3 (N64)
  8. Mario Kart 64 (N64)
  9. Turok: Dinosaur Hunter (N64)
  10. Super Mario 64 (N64)

Classified Information

Game Secrets
Turok: Dinosaur Hunter Dino Chears
War Gods Grox, Exor or Random God
Doom 64 I Taunt in Your General Direction!
Cruis'n USA Cruis'n Codes
Dark Rift Sonork Code
Taz-Mania Stage Select and 20 Continues
The Lion King Hakuna Matata!
Disney's Aladdin Stage Select
Mega Man X Mega Man Fireball
Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire Supercharged Weapons


GoldenEye 007

Multi-Racing Championship

Go For The Gold! - Star Fox 64

This is a walkthrough for Star Fox 64, going through the process of achieving the medal for each of the game's levels

Tetrisphere - The Block of Ages

Robotron 64 - Robotron 2084 Meets The N64

Brunswick World Tournament of Champions

Ken Griffey Jr. Presents Major League Baseball - Game Boy Edition

Tetris Plus

Counselors' Corner

Counselor's Corner is a feature in which the writers of the magazine would respond to game-related questions in the hope of getting the player out of a tough spot in various games. The games featured in this issue are Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire, Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble!, Blast Corps and Looney Tunes (Game Boy).


Arena is a feature challenging readers to perform the best at certain game challenges. The top 25 for each challenge would get 4 Super Power stamps for use in the Nintendo Power catalog.The challenges in this issue were best time for Moo Moo Farm in Mario Kart 64, best time for Glacier Coast in Wave Race 64 and best time for Orion Plaza's timed course in Blast Corps.

Pak Watch

These were upcoming titles to look out for. The titles mentioned in this issue were Conker's Quest, Banjo-Kazooie and coverage from E3 1997