The entire 164 track Banjo Kazooie soundtrack is available on Bandcamp.

The entire 164 track Banjo Kazooie soundtrack is available on Bandcamp. Ex-Rare audio maestro Grant Kirkhope put up the whole thing, which includes everything from level themes to cheerful, five-second victory chimes. You can name your price. Go revel in glorious bird/bear nostalgia and the happiest main theme ever. »10/03/14 7:15pm10/03/14 7:15pm

The Awesome, 100% Accurate Planetary Orbits of Blast Corps' Map Screen

Blast Corps, for the Nintendo 64, didn't give much of a damn for accurate physics. You could drive on gas-giant Neptune, and it had the lowest gravity of any of the game's extraterrestrial levels (it should be the highest). But as GameXplain marvelously demonstrates, the map menu is jaw-droppingly true to life. »5/11/13 5:00pm5/11/13 5:00pm

These Former Big-Budget Shooter Devs are Overjoyed to Bring You the $.99 Twist Pilot

Steve Ellis is responsible for the beloved multiplayer aspect of Rare's classic Nintendo 64 shooter Goldeneye 007, and was a founder of Free Radical Design, the studio behind the TimeSplitters franchise. Martin Wakeley was a designer and producer at Rare, creating beloved titles like Blast Corps and Jet Force Gemini »10/19/12 5:15pm10/19/12 5:15pm

The Team That Made GoldenEye Was All For Adding That Famous Multiplayer Last Minute—They Just Didn't Tell Their Bosses

Fellow gamers who came of age in the late 1990s may remember that any time four or more of their friends got together in one place, a round of GoldenEye was almost certain to break out. From 1997 through at least 1999, it seemed to be almost everywhere. Even players (like yours truly) who didn't own a Nintendo 64 put… »8/14/12 6:00pm8/14/12 6:00pm