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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 Windows Level selection screen
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron 3D Windows Protect convoy
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron 3D Windows Rouge group on the Jade Moon
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron 3D Windows X-wing with Rouge group

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 (5224)
Brainless action meets Star Wars...But wait! It's Good!! Windows Zovni (9317)

Critic Reviews

Nintendo Life Nintendo 64 Dec 11, 2009 9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars 90
IGN Nintendo 64 Dec 09, 1998 8.8 out of 10 88
Super Play (Sweden) Nintendo 64 Feb, 1999 87 out of 100 87
Consoles Plus Nintendo 64 Feb, 1999 86 out of 100 86
NUKE Computer Gaming Windows 2000 8.5 out of 10 85
Power Play Windows Jan, 1999 80 out of 100 80
Computer Games Magazine Windows Dec 25, 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Joker Windows Jan, 1999 75 out of 100 75
Gamesmania.de Windows 1998 75 out of 100 75
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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