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Star Wars: Rogue Squadron 3D

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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 Defending a crashed ship
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron 3D Nintendo 64 Main Menu
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 (5235)
Brainless action meets Star Wars...But wait! It's Good!! Windows Zovni (9360)

The Press Says

Total! (Germany) Nintendo 64 Dec, 1998 1 out of 6 100
Gamezilla Windows Feb 02, 1999 94 out of 100 94
Nintendo Power Magazine Nintendo 64 Dec, 1998 9.1 out of 10 91
Nintendo Life Nintendo 64 Dec 11, 2009 9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars 90
PC Gamer Windows Mar, 1999 88 out of 100 88
Svenska PC Gamer Windows Feb, 1999 85 out of 100 85
Computer Games Magazine Windows Dec 25, 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameSpot Windows Dec 11, 1998 8 out of 10 80
PC Player (Germany) Windows Jan, 1999 72 out of 100 72
Game Over Online Windows Dec 01, 1998 71 out of 100 71

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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