Star Fox Series News


Star Fox 64 Turns 20 Today; Share Your Stories

By John Keefer, Apr 27, 2017 5:15pm PDT

The space faring fox was a critical hit on Nintendo 64 with its 3D scrolling action and multiple game paths. 


"Many, many hours spent huddled around my friend's 19" CRT TV playing multiplayer. "

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Miyamoto May Devote More Time to Pikmin and Star Fox

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 12, 2016 1:00pm PST

Please give Star Fox some TLC.


"lol yes I would agree with that. Star Fox is a relic of its time, a Space Harrier clone. "

- UnatcoTelephone see all 7 comments

Final Score: Star Fox Zero

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 22, 2016 11:00am PDT

Going into Fox McCloud's latest adventure, gaming critics expressed severe reservations about his new game's unique control scheme. Were those fears warranted? As Star Fox Zero hits shelves today, Shacknews takes a look at some of the most notable reviews across the internet...


"Yeah. The shooting isn't the problem, I'm used to that from Splatoon. Its the fact that its a ..."

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Star Fox Zero animated short will premiere on April 20

By Daniel Perez, Apr 18, 2016 7:38am PDT

We're sure you'll be barrel rolling all around your home until Star Fox Zero: The Battle Begins airs on April 20.


Trust Your Instincts: A Star Fox Timeline

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 08, 2016 12:00pm PDT

Star Fox Zero's arrival on Wii U in just a few days will mark the first new entry to the series in a full decade. Today, Shacknews is taking a look back at Fox McCloud's 23-year history.


"Minor spoiler, but that ALMOST happened in Star Fox Assault. In fact, Peppy kamikaze'd the Great ..."

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Star Fox Zero will include an invincible Arwing for beginners

By Daniel Perez, Mar 14, 2016 7:34am PDT

Do a barrel roll! Or don't. It really doesn't matter with this Arwing.


Star Fox Zero will now land in April with GamePad controls intact

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 12, 2015 2:32pm PST

Nintendo looked to be going back to the drawing board with Star Fox Zero. The game now has a new April release date, though it appears that some of its more troublesome elements will remain in place.


"I'm not a Starfox fan, I'm mainly interested because Platinum made this"

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Star Fox Zero has been delayed to 2016

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 18, 2015 12:25am PDT

Nintendo is taking a step back and opting to give Star Fox Zero a little more polish, so it won't be making its projected 2015 release.


"Delay it FOR EVA! (or until its ready for consumption) I'm telling you Mayamoto gotta get his ..."

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Star Fox Zero - hands-on at GameStop Expo

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 09, 2015 11:00am PDT

Shacknews got a first look at Star Fox Zero back at E3 2015 and... the first impression wasn't great. But surely, veteran Star Fox player Ozzie will have a better first impression from this year's GameStop Expo, right? Well... 


"They better scrape this, or change it. From what I've read the controls are rubbish."

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Star Fox Zero release date announced; Mega Yarn Yoshi amiibo confirmed for US

By Daniel Perez, Aug 24, 2015 6:34am PDT

Nintendo has revealed its lineup of games and amiibo it plans to release by the end of 2015. The list includes Star Fox Zero, Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water, Devil's Third, and a giant Yoshi amiibo.


"I am friends with enough people who have children the right age to be mesmerized by the thing ..."

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E3 2015: Star Fox Zero isn't the GamePad's savior

By Steve Watts, Jun 18, 2015 6:30am PDT

It's great to see Star Fox return with a new console game after all these years, but the awkward GamePad functionality may be a bigger nuisance than Slippy Toad.


"Hands-on impressions indicate that it's worse than the Splatoon implementation, but that it ..."

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E3 2015: Star Fox shown for Wii U

By Steve Watts, Jun 16, 2015 9:08am PDT

Nintendo started off its E3 press conference with Star Fox Zero for Wii U, showing off some familiar environments and enemies along with new vehicles like a helicopter. 


"They could have done something a lot closer to the original game that we all loved, but stayed ..."

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Most Anticipated 2015: Ozzie's Picks

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 05, 2015 1:00pm PST

Welcome to 2015! As is tradition, the Shacknews staff weighs in on the games they're most looking forward to in the new year. First up is senior editor Ozzie Mejia.


"So many games I'm looking forward to, Zelda, MGSV, Batman. It looks like a good year, but my ..."

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Zelda Wii U gameplay shows vast open world

By Steve Watts, Dec 05, 2014 10:20pm PST

Nintendo designers Shigeru Miyamoto and Eiji Aonuma gave a brief gameplay walkthrough of The Legend of Zelda for Wii U during tonight's Game Awards, and dropped a sly hint about the next StarFox as well.


"I think you are confused with the current back catalogue the Wii U now has...and to say they ..."

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Star Fox in development for Wii U

By Steve Watts, Jun 10, 2014 10:07am PDT

At the end of its Nintendo digital event, creative head Shigeru Miyamoto appeared to tease a Star Fox project currently in development for the Wii U.


"im not a huge starfox fan but im a huge fox fan so i will buy a wii u again and this "

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