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Welcome to the Review House Archive! This section is an archive of Scott McCall's extensive, scrupulous, honest, and hard-hitting Nintendo 64 reviews. During his many years as an N64 journalist, Scott wrote his reviews in a very comprehensive and detailed style to provide you with as much information as possible to help you make your purchases. Therefore, you can rest assured that Scott's opinions are carefully thought-out and are crafted to ensure accuracy and fairness.

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Released:

Zelda: Ocarina of Time

4.7

4.9

4.9

5.0

4.5

4.9

Nov. 1998

Super Mario 64

4.6

3.9

4.9

4.9

4.5

4.9

Sep. 1996

Star Fox 64

4.8

4.5

4.7

4.7

4.2

4.6

Jul. 1997

Mario Kart 64

4.1

4.1

4.7

4.8

4.8

4.8

Feb. 1997

Perfect Dark

4.8

4.7

4.6

4.9

5.0

4.9

May. 2000

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater

4.3

4.6

4.6

4.7

4.7

4.6

Mar. 2000

F-Zero X

3.0

4.6

4.6

4.7

4.7

4.6

Oct. 1998

International Superstar Soccer '98

4.5

4.5

4.6

4.6

4.6

4.6

Sep. 1998

Diddy Kong Racing

4.6

4.4

4.6

4.7

4.7

4.7

Nov. 1997

The New Tetris

3.5

4.8

4.5

4.7

5.0

4.7

Aug. 1999

Mario Golf

3.9

3.7

4.5

4.5

4.4

4.3

Jul. 1999

Madden NFL 99

4.3

2.4

4.5

4.7

4.7

4.5

Sep. 1998

Banjo-Kazooie

4.8

4.7

4.5

4.8

4.3

4.7

Jun. 1998

MLB Featuring Ken Griffey Jr.

4.0

4.4

4.5

4.2

4.4

4.3

May. 1998

Snowboard Kids

3.4

3.3

4.5

4.8

4.8

4.7

Mar. 1998

International Superstar Soccer 64

4.5

4.2

4.5

4.5

4.5

4.5

Aug. 1997

Wave Race 64

4.8

4.1

4.5

4.7

4.4

4.7

Nov. 1996

Pokémon Stadium

4.5

3.0

4.4

4.5

4.7

4.5

Mar. 2000

Quake II

3.8

3.1

4.4

3.8

3.9

3.8

Jun. 1999

NHL 99

4.6

4.7

4.4

4.5

4.7

4.6

Oct. 1998

World Cup 98

4.6

4.5

4.4

4.6

4.6

4.6

May. 1998

1080° Snowboarding

4.7

4.8

4.4

4.6

4.3

4.6

Apr. 1998

Quake

4.1

2.9

4.4

3.2

3.4

3.3

Mar. 1998

Yoshi's Story

4.4

4.1

4.4

3.8

3.4

3.9

Mar. 1998

GoldenEye 007

4.8

4.5

4.4

4.8

4.9

4.8

Aug. 1997

Excitebike 64

4.6

4.4

4.3

4.4

4.5

4.4

May. 2000

Space Station Silicon Valley

4.0

3.8

4.3

4.4

3.5

4.1

Oct. 1998

Kobe Bryant in NBA Courtside

4.4

3.5

4.3

3.7

3.8

3.8

Apr. 1998

FIFA: Road to World Cup 98

4.5

4.4

4.3

4.5

4.5

4.5

Dec. 1997

Madden Football 64

4.0

3.9

4.3

4.6

4.6

4.4

Oct. 1997

Tetrisphere

4.2

4.5

4.3

4.4

4.6

4.4

Aug. 1997

Pilotwings 64

4.7

3.5

4.3

3.9

4.2

4.0

Sep. 1996

NBA Showtime: NBA on NBC

3.8

4.1

4.2

4.3

4.2

4.2

Nov. 1999

Bust-A-Move '99

1.8

2.0

4.2

4.5

4.5

4.2

Mar. 1999

NASCAR 99

3.7

3.6

4.2

4.3

4.5

4.0

Sep. 1998

NFL Blitz

4.3

3.9

4.2

4.3

4.3

4.3

Sep. 1998

F-1 World Grand Prix

4.6

3.8

4.2

4.3

4.5

4.1

Jul. 1998

Bust-A-Move 2: Arcade Edition

1.5

2.2

4.2

4.0

4.4

4.0

May. 1998

NBA Hangtime

3.7

3.8

4.2

3.9

4.0

3.9

Jan. 1997

Wipeout 64

4.0

3.9

4.1

3.4

3.9

3.6

Nov. 1998

Wetrix

4.2

4.5

4.1

4.5

4.4

4.4

Jun. 1998

Fighters Destiny

3.6

3.4

4.1

4.4

4.2

4.2

Jan. 1998

WCW vs. NWO: World Tour

4.4

4.4

4.1

4.4

4.3

4.4

Nov. 1997

Turok: Dinosaur Hunter

4.7

4.2

4.1

3.8

3.2

3.9

Feb. 1997

Goemon's Great Adventure

3.6

4.0

4.0

4.3

3.7

4.0

Sep. 1999

Shadowgate 64

2.8

3.5

4.0

3.8

3.0

3.5

Jun. 1999

Forsaken 64

4.2

3.9

4.0

4.1

4.2

4.1

May. 1998

Chameleon Twist

3.1

2.9

4.0

3.9

2.8

3.6

Dec. 1997

San Francisco Rush

3.8

3.5

4.0

4.5

4.4

4.3

Nov. 1997

Shadows of the Empire

4.4

4.4

4.0

4.4

4.1

4.4

Dec. 1996

GEX 3: Deep Cover Gecko

4.0

4.0

3.9

3.9

3.1

3.9

Sep. 1999

Cruis'n World

3.3

4.1

3.9

3.8

4.0

3.8

Sep. 1998

Iggy's Reckin' Balls

3.8

3.6

3.9

4.1

3.9

3.9

Aug. 1998

Bomberman 64

3.8

3.7

3.9

3.8

4.3

3.9

Dec. 1997

Wheel of Fortune

3.4

3.2

3.9

3.9

3.8

3.8

Nov. 1997

Doom 64

3.3

3.4

3.9

3.6

3.4

3.5

Apr. 1997

Killer Instinct Gold

4.5

4.6

3.9

4.2

4.5

4.3

Nov. 1996

Castlevania: Legacy of Darkness

3.9

4.5

3.8

4.2

3.1

4.1

Dec. 1999

Ready 2 Rumble Boxing

4.2

4.0

3.8

3.8

3.5

3.8

Nov. 1999

Rush 2: Extreme Racing USA

3.9

3.4

3.8

4.2

4.4

4.0

Nov. 1998

WWF: War Zone

4.7

4.6

3.8

3.9

4.1

4.0

Aug. 1998

Waialae Country Club

2.8

3.6

3.8

4.1

3.4

3.7

Jul. 1998

Mortal Kombat 4

3.9

3.7

3.8

3.9

4.4

4.0

Jun. 1998

Quest 64

4.2

3.7

3.8

3.5

2.8

3.5

Jun. 1998

All-Star Baseball '99

4.8

3.4

3.8

3.9

4.1

3.9

May. 1998

AeroFighters Assault

4.5

3.4

3.8

3.3

2.1

3.2

Nov. 1997

Duke Nukem 64

3.8

3.9

3.8

4.1

4.1

4.0

Nov. 1997

Extreme-G

3.9

3.8

3.8

3.9

3.9

3.9

Oct. 1997

NFL Quarterback Club '98

4.7

2.9

3.8

3.2

3.8

3.5

Oct. 1997

Multi-Racing Championship

3.5

2.9

3.8

3.5

1.7

3.3

Sep. 1997

Blast Corps

4.3

4.3

3.8

4.5

4.1

4.5

Mar. 1997

Top Gear Hyper-Bike

3.7

3.7

3.7

3.9

3.6

3.7

Mar. 2000

Top Gear Rally 2

3.5

2.5

3.7

3.9

4.1

3.7

Dec. 1999

Tonic Trouble

3.8

3.7

3.7

3.4

2.8

3.4

Sep. 1999

World Driver Championship

4.7

4.2

3.7

4.3

4.1

4.2

Jun. 1999

NBA Jam 99

4.1

3.3

3.7

3.6

3.5

3.6

Dec. 1998

Mystical Ninja Starring Goemon

3.9

4.3

3.7

4.4

3.0

4.1

Apr. 1998

NHL Breakaway '98

3.8

2.6

3.7

3.2

3.5

3.4

Feb. 1998

Automobili Lamborghini

3.9

2.4

3.7

3.3

3.0

3.3

Nov. 1997

Bio F.R.E.A.K.S.

4.7

3.7

3.6

3.4

2.9

3.5

May. 1998

Space Invaders

3.0

2.8

3.5

3.3

3.0

3.1

Dec. 1999

Supercross 2000

3.8

3.4

3.5

3.6

3.0

3.5

Dec. 1999

Bassmasters 2000

2.5

2.8

3.5

3.2

3.0

3.0

Nov. 1999

Hot Wheels Turbo Racing

3.4

2.7

3.5

3.4

2.9

3.2

Sep. 1999

Top Gear Overdrive

4.8

4.5

3.5

4.3

4.2

4.3

Nov. 1998

Jeopardy!

2.5

2.8

3.5

3.4

2.6

3.1

Mar. 1998

Elmo's Letter Adventure

3.3

3.8

3.4

3.0

2.2

3.0

Nov. 1999

Jet Force Gemini

4.5

4.7

3.4

4.3

3.8

4.2

Oct. 1999

Castlevania

3.4

4.3

3.4

4.1

3.0

3.9

Jan. 1999

Body Harvest

3.6

3.9

3.4

4.3

3.4

3.9

Oct. 1998

GEX 64: Enter the Gecko

3.7

3.8

3.4

3.9

2.9

3.6

Aug. 1998

Chopper Attack

2.5

2.9

3.4

2.5

1.5

2.5

Jun. 1998

Rampage: World Tour

3.4

3.3

3.4

3.3

2.9

3.3

Mar. 1998

Olympic Hockey '98

3.8

3.1

3.4

2.9

3.3

3.0

Feb. 1998

Wayne Gretzky's 3D Hockey '98

3.8

3.1

3.4

2.9

3.3

3.0

Dec. 1997

Clay Fighter 63 1/3

3.1

3.7

3.4

2.7

2.3

2.8

Oct. 1997

Mace: The Dark Age

4.3

2.4

3.4

2.6

2.0

2.7

Oct. 1997

Hexen

2.4

3.2

3.4

3.9

4.0

3.6

Jun. 1997

Cruis'n USA

3.0

2.7

3.4

3.3

3.5

3.3

Dec. 1996

Wayne Gretzky's 3D Hockey

4.1

3.8

3.4

2.9

3.3

3.0

Nov. 1996

Hybrid Heaven

3.5

3.6

3.3

3.6

2.5

3.4

Sep. 1999

Bomberman Hero

3.3

3.2

3.3

3.7

2.9

3.4

Sep. 1998

F1 Pole Position 64

2.2

2.0

3.3

3.0

3.2

2.7

Oct. 1997

Jeremy McGrath Supercross 2000

2.4

3.4

3.2

2.9

3.3

3.0

Feb. 2000

War Gods

3.6

3.8

3.2

2.4

2.0

2.7

May. 1997

In-Fisherman Bass Hunter 64

3.3

2.3

3.1

2.8

2.4

2.8

Jul. 1999

Mischief Makers

3.9

3.8

3.1

4.1

3.4

3.9

Oct. 1997

FIFA Soccer 64

2.9

3.8

3.1

2.8

3.2

2.9

Mar. 1997

Off Road Challenge

2.8

2.5

3.0

2.9

2.5

2.7

Jun. 1998

NBA In The Zone '98

2.6

3.3

3.0

2.3

2.7

2.8

Feb. 1998

Nagano Winter Olympics '98

3.5

3.7

2.9

3.3

3.1

3.4

Jan. 1998

Mission: Impossible

3.8

3.7

2.8

4.2

3.3

3.9

Jul. 1998

PGA European Tour

2.0

2.2

2.6

2.9

3.0

2.7

Jun. 2000

GT 64 - Championship Edition

2.9

1.2

2.6

2.3

1.7

2.0

Sep. 1998

AeroGauge

3.1

3.5

2.6

2.8

2.7

2.8

May. 1998

Top Gear Rally

4.2

3.5

2.5

2.8

2.7

2.9

Oct. 1997

Re-Volt

2.7

2.3

2.3

2.3

2.4

2.3

Aug. 1999

Starshot: Space Circus Fever

1.9

2.1

2.3

2.0

2.6

2.1

Jun. 1999

Flying Dragon

1.7

1.4

2.3

2.8

2.6

2.4

Oct. 1998

Deadly Arts

2.3

3.2

2.2

2.5

2.3

2.4

Sep. 1998

Mike Piazza's StrikeZone

1.2

1.7

1.9

1.0

1.1

1.2

Jun. 1998

Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero

2.9

2.3

1.3

1.7

1.9

1.8

Dec. 1997

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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