GoldenEye 007

GoldenEye 007
System Nintendo 64
Developer Rare
Genre First Person Shooter
Series James Bond Series

You are British secret agent 007, James Bond in this videogame adaptation of the 2005 motion picture. When a plan to take out a USSR chemical weapons factory goes awry, James Bond leaves agent 006, Alec Trevelyan, to die. Years later, the Cold War has ended and Bond is sent back to Russia to investigate the Janus Syndicate and the theft of the GoldenEye weapons satellite.

You take part in first-person missions with a task list that must be followed to complete the mission. Collect weapons and items to take out enemy soldiers, open locks or trigger events.

In the 4-player deathmatch, collect guns and body armor, racking up more kills than the other players within the time limit.

Release Information

Region Name Release
Japan ゴールデンアイ 007 GoldenEye 007 23 Aug 1997
US GoldenEye 007 25 Aug 1997
Europe GoldenEye 007 06 Nov 1997

Ports & Remakes

Wii GoldenEye 007 (published by Activision)


DK Mode

DK Mode

One of the first cheat modes you unlock is DK Mode. When activated, all characters grow large heads and long arms like a gorilla. The cheat is named after Donkey Kong.

Submitted by Fryguy64

Staff Cameos

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The majority of the enemy forces in the game have the faces of Rare employees. Their faces were photographed and mapped onto the 3D models.

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Dr. Doak

In the Facility stage, you have to meet a scientist double-agent named Dr. Doak. He is based on the Rare staff member David Doak.

He also appears as a secret multiplayer character under the name of "Dave".



One of the guns, the KLOBB, is named after Nintendo employee Ken Lobb.

Submitted by Da Robot, GameHiker, screenshot by Kohta

James Bond Movie References

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Goldeneye VHS

In the second Bunker mission, you have to find a CCTV tape. The tape appears as a VHS of the Goldeneye movie.

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Multiplayer Modes

All of the extra multiplayer modes are named after James Bond films:

  • You Only Live Twice
  • Man With the Golden Gun
  • The Living Daylights
  • License to Kill

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Control Schemes

Each of the game's control schemes are named after Bond girls from the movies:

  • 1.1 Honey Ryder
  • 1.2 Solitaire
  • 1.3 Kissy Suzuki
  • 1.4 Mary Goodnight
  • 2.1 Plenty O'Toole
  • 2.2 Pussy Galore
  • 2.3 Dominique Derval
  • 2.4 Holly Goodhead

Submitted by Da Robot

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