Star Fox 64 is a rail shooter game developed by Nintendo and published by Nintendo and Q-Games. It is the second game in the Star Fox series, and follows the story of a team of space pilots, led by Fox McCloud, who must defend the Lylat system from the evil Andross and his forces. Star Fox 64 is known for its fast-paced and intense gameplay, which allows players to pilot a variety of spacecraft and engage in dogfights with enemy ships. The game also includes branching paths and multiple endings, depending on players’ choices and performance, and allows players to unlock new ships and characters as they progress. Star Fox 64 was released in 1997 and was well-received by critics and players, who praised its graphics and gameplay. It has since been re-released on multiple platforms and has spawned numerous sequels and spin-offs.