Microsoft and Nintendo have released GoldenEye 007 for Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S. The game is available through the Nintendo 64 app – Nintendo Switch Online for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack subscribers. In addition, the game is available through an Xbox Game Pass subscription and rare Replay digital copies.
The Nintendo Switch version of GoldenEye 007 supports online multiplayer for up to four players. However, the Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S versions of GoldenEye 007 do not support online multiplayer. Instead, the Xbox versions are remastered with 4K resolution and support for higher frame rates.
Here’s a look at GoldenEye 007 through their respective listings for the Nintendo Switch Online and Xbox platforms:
Nintendo Switch Online
Enter the world of espionage as Bond in GoldenEye 007. Your covert operation to stop the GoldenEye satellite spans the entire globe – you will infiltrate underground bases, break through a military train and make your way through the depths of the jungle. Along the way, M will let you know your goals and Q Branch will support your efforts with a variety of gadgets, but the ultimate success of this mission is up to you. Save the day, then go for the gold in spy vs. spy locally or online in four-player multiplayer mode and enjoy round after round of competitive first-person action.
Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S
The Xbox Game Pass version of GoldenEye 007 is the classic game that made a splash in 1997 and is based on the film that ushered in an exciting new era of James Bond. It comes with objective-based stealth shooter gameplay and, of course, the legendary local multiplayer mode for battling friends on split screen. It also offers several key additions for modern audiences, including alternative control options, unlockable achievements, and native 16:9 resolution up to 4K Ultra HD (if supported).
GoldenEye 007 will be available on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S as part of Xbox Game Pass. Additionally, players who own a digital copy of Rare Replay, a collection of 30 Rare games created to celebrate the studio’s 30th anniversary, will be able to download and enjoy the game for free.