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Description

Take on the Empire as Luke Skywalker in one of the N64's first Star Wars games. Fly through 15 levels as well as discovering 3 hidden levels. Craft include: X-Wing and Snowspeeder, also the Millennium Falcon makes an appearance and is flyable.

Screenshots

Star Wars: Rogue Squadron 3D Nintendo 64 Mos Eisley has been rescued
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron 3D Windows Escorting a shuttle
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron 3D Windows Level selection screen
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron 3D Windows Main menu

Alternate Titles

  • "スター・ウォーズ 出撃!ローグ中隊" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Star Wars: Shutsugeki! Rogue Chuutai" -- Japanese title
  • "Star Wars: Rogue Squadron" -- N64 title
  • "Guerra Nas Estrelas: Rogue Squadron 3D" -- Brazilian title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

Use the mouse, Luke! Windows Terrence Bosky (5222)
Brainless action meets Star Wars...But wait! It's Good!! Windows Zovni (9314)

Critic Reviews

Total! (Germany) Nintendo 64 Dec, 1998 1 out of 6 100
Nintendo Power Magazine Nintendo 64 Dec, 1998 9.1 out of 10 91
Power Unlimited Windows Apr, 1999 8.7 out of 10 87
Power Unlimited Nintendo 64 Apr, 1999 8.6 out of 10 86
Jeuxvideo.com Nintendo 64 Jan 22, 1999 17 out of 20 85
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Dec 31, 1998 84 out of 100 84
IGN Windows Dec 04, 1998 8.3 out of 10 83
Power Play Windows Jan, 1999 80 out of 100 80
GameSpot Nintendo 64 Dec 11, 1998 7.9 out of 10 79
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Apr, 1999 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
Camera Issue 3 johannes hoogenboom
Dec 09, 2008

Trivia

1001 Video Games

Star Wars: Rogue Squadron appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Kasan

Just a little goof - Kasan's voice can be heard over the radio in some of the earlier missions before she has joined the team

Nintendo 64 version

The Nintendo version launches with a multi-million Dollar TV-campaign and is the first game to utilize the new 4 Meg expansion Pak for hi-resolution graphics.

In the N64 version of the game, entering a certain code allows you to play a secret level in a AT-ST. You can use the same code on the pc version, but you'll find that no secret level appears, instead you can play almost all the regular missions with an AT-ST. Also the N64 version had the Naboo Starfighter, the Millenium Falcon and the TIE Interceptor available from day one, though only accessible through cheat codes.

Patch

Shortly after the release of Phantom Menace, LucasArts released a patch to allow use of the Naboo Starfighter in completed missions. The sleek, almost pretty starfighter is VERY fast with a complement of powerful lasers.

Secret levels

There are three secret levels in both versions of the game: Beggars Canyon, Death Star Trench Run, and Hoth Battle.

Awards

  • Total! (Germany)
    • Issue 01/2000 – Best N64 Shoot 'em Up in 1999
Information also contributed by James1, MegaMegaMan, Sciere and Zovni

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