GoldenEye 007: The Classic Spy Shooter Comes to Switch Online and Xbox Game Pass!

GoldenEye 007: The Classic Spy Shooter Comes to Switch Online and Xbox Game Pass!

Updated: 6 days, 2 hours, 5 minutes, 31 seconds ago

On January 27, the Nintendo 64 classic game GoldenEye 007 will at long last be available on Xbox Game Pass and the Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pass.

GoldenEye 007: The Classic Spy Shooter Comes to Switch Online and Xbox Game Pass!

The long-awaited release date, which was announced via Nintendo’s YouTube page and the Xbox Wire, now confirms when players will be able to leap back into the role of James Bond in both the single-player and the much-loved multiplayer modes of the game.

Mark your calendars: GoldenEye 007 is set to launch on @XboxGamePass on January 27th! The countdown begins now – only two days until you get to experience Dam with an Xbox controller for the first time.

— Rare Ltd. (@RareLtd) January 25, 2023

Even though GoldenEye 007 had merely a coming soon release window in the past, a succession of leaks and rumors were finally confirmed by the two businesses in September of the previous year.

GoldenEye 007 coming to Switch Online Expansion Pack on Jan 27th

— Wario64 (@Wario64) January 25, 2023

Those who want to play the game on Nintendo Switch will need both Nintendo Switch Online and its Expansion Pass (which includes the N64 digital library), whilst those who have Xbox Game Pass will be able to download it at no additional cost as part of their subscription to that service.

GoldenEye 007

However, the two versions of the game are not exactly the same because only the Switch version will have online multiplayer. This marks the first time that this feature has been made available officially for the game, which is now 26 years old.

Okay, who snuck the Assassin's Creed eagle jump sound into the Goldeneye 007 Xbox trailer?

— James Batchelor (@James_Batchelor) January 25, 2023

New control choices, achievements, a 16:9 aspect ratio, and resolutions all the way up to 4K Ultra HD will be included in the updated edition of the game that will be available on Xbox.

GoldenEye 007 is coming to Xbox & Xbox Game Pass on January 27!

Including alternative control options, achievements to unlock and native 16:9 resolution up to 4K.

— Klobrille (@klobrille) January 25, 2023

Fans have been waiting for a long time to get their hands on GoldenEye 007 for Xbox, and although the game’s achievements have been posted on the fan website True Achievements and even Xbox’s own website, fans will finally be able to get their hands on the game later this week.

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Frequently asked questions

Is GoldenEye the best game ever?

Goldeneye 007, widely regarded as one of the finest shooters of all time, was able to permanently change the landscape of console gaming. Before its introduction, first-person shooter games were rarely played on consoles. Through its commercial success, it introduced the genre to an entirely new audience.

an you play GoldenEye 007 on PC?

The PC Version of GoldenEye Is Finally Here!
You can play GoldenEye 007 on your Windows PC if you have an Xbox 360 emulator, the game's leaked files, and a special mouse driver. You can play it on the original Nintendo 64 or the enhanced Xbox 360 graphics, both of which are excellent.

What is GoldenEye 007 based on?

Genre(s) Based on the same-named 1995 James Bond film, Rare and Nintendo released the first-person shooter GoldenEye 007 for the Nintendo 64 in 1997.