Star Fox Assault (GameCube)

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The Lylat System has been at peace for several years after the mysterious disaster was averted on Dinosaur Planet. But, alas, Andrew Oikonny, who has been kicked out of Star Wolf, seems to have taken over Andross's army, and to make things even trickier, strange insect-like creatures called Aparoids have started to appear all around and destroy and assimilate objects.

Star Fox Assault marks a return to the space and air combat in the spirit of the original Star Fox and Star Fox 64 games. In addition to this, Fox and friends get to fight on foot, using various different kinds of weapons, and the Landmaster tank. The game includes a 10-mission campaign as well as a rather varied multiplayer mode.


Star Fox Assault GameCube Once more unto the breach
Star Fox Assault GameCube Hmm, that ship looks a lot like the Blockade Runner from Star Wars
Star Fox Assault GameCube Still cocky, eh Falco?
Star Fox Assault GameCube Dialogue plays out similar to StarFox 64

Alternate Titles

  • "Star Fox Armada" -- Working Title
  • "スターフォックスアサルト" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Ok shoot 'em up Oblio (108) 2.57 Stars2.57 Stars2.57 Stars2.57 Stars2.57 Stars
Is This The Most Accomplished Starfox? So Hai (344) 4.29 Stars4.29 Stars4.29 Stars4.29 Stars4.29 Stars
An excellent game, but why is it over already? WWWWolf (422) 3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars
The Rape Of The Starfox Series MasterMegid (897) 0.71 Stars0.71 Stars0.71 Stars0.71 Stars0.71 Stars
The First TRUE Star Fox on Nintendo's Gamecube Steve Thompson (110) 3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars

Critic Reviews

Netjak Feb 25, 2005 8.3 out of 10 83 Jun 03, 2005 80 out of 100 80 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
GameSpot Feb 07, 2005 7.3 out of 10 73
GameSpy Feb 08, 2005 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
MAN!AC Apr 29, 2005 69 out of 100 69 May 12, 2005 65 out of 100 65
Common Sense Media 2005 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60 (UK) Apr 29, 2005 5 out of 10 50
The Video Game Critic Feb 19, 2007 D 25


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The Aparoids may be based on either the Borg from Star Trek, or the Phalanx from Marvel Comics, as they are both techno-organic alien races bent on the assimilation of all organic life.

Related Web Sites

  • Star Fox (Nintendo's official game site)
WWWWolf (422) added Star Fox Assault (GameCube) on May 08, 2005