GoldenEye: Rogue Agent

Critic Score User Score
GameCube
65
3.2
Nintendo DS
58
4.1
PlayStation 2
62
3.7
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Description

After being fired from MI6 for your ruthless behavior in an MI-6 simulator, you begin to work for Auric Goldfinger doing evil deeds. After the first mission (Which is the simulator) you are assigned a Goldeneye by Francisco Scaramanga who acts as the villain’s version of 'Q'. Your Goldeneye can do four separate things which are to see through cover, toss enemies around, use a shield, and hack into computers. The levels in this FPS are all basic run-and-gun style.

Screenshots

GoldenEye: Rogue Agent Nintendo DS Title screen.
GoldenEye: Rogue Agent PlayStation 2 There are game customisation options available to the player, this is the in-game screen that shows these
GoldenEye: Rogue Agent PlayStation 2 Inside Fort Knox and taking fire from someone way in the distance. The breaking glass barrier in the foreground is a nice effect
GoldenEye: Rogue Agent PlayStation 2 The first mission is to accompany 007 into Fort Knox. This shows the introductory bit in the helicopter. The presence of the computer screen means there will be user setup prompts

Alternate Titles

  • "黄金眼:黑帮情报员" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "GoldenEye: Dark Agent" -- Japanese title
  • "GoldenEye: Au Service Du Mal" -- French title

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User Reviews

A mediocre shooting game at best, with some novel ideas... Xbox lord of daedra (63)
A game that had potential but didn't make the cut.... PlayStation 2 TwoDividedByZero (149)
A shooter so mediocre that it's an achievement in its own right PlayStation 2 Zokolov (66)
Not a bad game, considering PlayStation 2 Goldeneye (12)
A boring repetitive shooter. GameCube Caltrus (344)
Pretty dull, but does have Christopher Lee... GameCube Keeper Garrett (963)
For a cheap cash in on a classic it's not that bad. Xbox MegaMegaMan (2260)

Critic Reviews

Gamesmania.de PlayStation 2 Nov 17, 2004 85 out of 100 85
Extreme Gamer Xbox Dec 23, 2004 7.5 out of 10 75
PSX Extreme PlayStation 2 Jan 05, 2005 7 out of 10 70
Nintendo-Online.de Nintendo DS Apr 16, 2007 7 out of 10 70
4Players.de Nintendo DS Jul 15, 2005 69 out of 100 69
Armchair Empire, The Nintendo DS Jul 19, 2007 5.5 out of 10 55
GameCola.net PlayStation 2 Jan, 2005 5.2 out of 10 52
GameSpy GameCube Nov 22, 2004 2.5 out of 5 50
Jeuxvideo.com Nintendo DS Aug 26, 2005 10 out of 20 50
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Nintendo DS Sep 09, 2005 3 out of 10 30

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Trivia

GoldenEye 007

During the games production, it was rumored that the original GoldenEye 007 video game would be buried within the games code and accessed via a special Easter Egg type of command. The idea was dreamt up by designers who felt that Electronic Arts was trying to piggyback off the success of Goldeneye 007 by calling their newest game "GoldenEye 2", which has no resemblance

Story

Although one of the villains from the James Bond film GoldenEye appears in the game, the stories have no real ties to each other. The plot of the film revolved around a weapon called the GoldenEye which used a nuclear bomb detonated in the upper atmosphere to create a damaging electromagnetic pulse on earth.

Title

The name GoldenEye was originally the name of Bond author Ian Flemming's home in Jamaica.

Awards

  • 4Players
    • 2004 – Biggest Console Disappointment of the Year

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