An evil empire has risen and the Lylat system is in danger.
As legendary space pilot Fox McCloud, blast through an onslaught of enemy forces to bring peace to the galaxy. In this white-knuckle space shooter, it'll take more than luck to master the Arwing jet, the Gyrowing flight drone, and the Landmaster tank! You have what it takes. Now prove it.
General Pepper needs your help! Use your TV's cinematic view to fly and identify targets and see through the eyes of Fox with the Wii U™ GamePad's screen as you lock onto enemies and fire. You'll also have to use advanced flight techniques like boosting and barrel rolls to survive the relentless assault. With the help of the rest of Team Star Fox , tackle missions in the air and on the ground in a variety of planets teeming with enemies. Then engage vast armadas of powerful ships in outer space dogfights. Master your craft, defy the odds, and earn your face-to-face meeting with Andross. Only you can restore peace to the galaxy!
- Take down an intergalactic onslaught of enemy forces
- Pilot a variety of vehicles in the air and on the ground
- Hone your skills as the legendary pilot, Fox McCloud
- See your surroundings on your TV, and get a different view on the GamePad by tilting it to aim
- Wii U
- Release Date
- Apr 22, 2016
- No. of Players
- 2 players alternating
- First Person, Action
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Star Fox Zero special offer
The digital version of Star Fox Zero can be purchased by itself from the Nintendo eShop for $49.99 ($64.99 CAD), while the packaged version comes with Star Fox Guard at a suggested retail price of $59.99 ($74.99 CAD). Buy both Star Fox Zero and Star Fox Guard digitally to receive a $4.99 discount towards the latter purchase ($9.99 CAD discount).
It plays and feels like a successor to Star Fox 64, and fans of the franchise shouldn't miss out.- Examiner.com
...Star Fox Zero, a game that wonderfully shows the benefits of the Wii U Gamepad…- GamesBeat
It's no question that this is the most beautiful looking and sounding Star Fox title to date.- Gaming Nexus
Star Fox Zero is the most immersive Star Fox game to date.- Go Nintendo
Star Fox Zero's fun stages and impressive boss fight give me a lot of reasons to jump back in and play them over and over...- IGN
Star Fox Zero is a very fun game.- Paste Magazine
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