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'''''64 Wars''''', also known as '''''Advance Wars 64''''', is an entry in the ''Wars'' franchise. Plans called for interconnectivity between ''GameBoy Wars 2''. ''64 Wars'' was showcased at Spaceworld 1999 with a release date of January 29th, 1999. Despite this, the game was cancelled for unknown reasons.
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'''''64 Wars''''', also known as '''''Advance Wars 64''''', is an entry in the ''Wars'' franchise. Plans called for interconnectivity between ''GameBoy Wars 2''. ''64 Wars'' was showcased at Spaceworld 1999 with a release date of January 29th, 1999. Despite this, the game was cancelled for unknown reasons.<ref> [https://www.unseen64.net/2008/04/04/64-wars-advanced-wars-unreleased/ Unseen 64 article on ''64 Wars''.] Retrieved 02 Jan '17</ref>
  
 
==Gameplay==
 
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==Gallery==
 
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GameboywarsN643.jpg|300px|Image describing the transfer feature between ''64 Wars'' and ''Game Boy Wars 2.''
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===Videos===
 
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[[File:GameboywarsN643.jpg|thumb|center|300px|Image describing the transfer feature between ''64 Wars'' and ''Game Boy Wars 2.'']]
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==Reference==
 
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==External Link==
 
*[https://www.unseen64.net/2008/04/04/64-wars-advanced-wars-unreleased/ Unseen 64 article]
 
  
 
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Latest revision as of 06:44, 10 June 2021

64 Wars Magazine Ad.jpg

Magazine ad for the game.

Status: Lost

64 Wars, also known as Advance Wars 64, is an entry in the Wars franchise. Plans called for interconnectivity between GameBoy Wars 2. 64 Wars was showcased at Spaceworld 1999 with a release date of January 29th, 1999. Despite this, the game was cancelled for unknown reasons.[1]

Gameplay[edit | edit source]

Advance Wars 64 would have followed the same format as other games in the Wars series which is a tactical role-playing game. Players would oversee a 2D map, but when battles would occur, the battles would render in 3d. Additionally, the game would have utilized the Gameboy Transfer Pack with GameBoy Wars 2 to gain access to several features, such as the ability to transfer match progress between the systems. The menu for this function still appears in GameBoy Wars 2 but can't be used.

Avaliability[edit | edit source]

While the game was never released, screenshots and footage of 64 Wars have surfaced. Despite this, no builds of 64 Wars have ever been released or leaked.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Image[edit | edit source]

Videos[edit | edit source]

The SpaceWorld 1999 trailer (Japanese VHS rip).
YuriofWind's video on the subject.

Reference[edit | edit source]

  1. Unseen 64 article on 64 Wars. Retrieved 02 Jan '17