1999 in video gaming

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Events[edit | edit source]

  • British Academy of Film and Television Arts hosts the 2nd annual BAFTA Interactive Entertainment Awards
  • March – Game Over republished as “Game Over: Press Start to Continue”
  • March 15–19 — Game Developers Conference (formerly Computer Game Developers Conference); moves to San Jose, California where it stays for six consecutive years; hosts the 1st annual Independent Games Festival
  • March 15 — Gama Network hosts the 1st annual Independent Games Festival (IGF) at GDC
  • May 13–15 — 5th annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3); the 2nd annual Game Critics Awards for the Best of E3
  • May 13 — Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences hosts 2nd Annual Interactive Achievement Awards (at E3); inducts Sid Meier of Firaxis to the AIAS Hall of Fame
  • July 3 — Gamer Billy Mitchell scores a perfect 3,333,360 points on the Pac-Man arcade game
  • Team Fortress 2 is announced for release during the year, but gets delayed until 2007.
  • July 21 during the Macworld Conference & Expo, Steve Jobs announced that Halo: Combat Evolved would be released for Mac OS and Windows simultaneously. Before this public announcement, game industry journalists under a non-disclosure agreement had previewed the game in a private showing during E3 1999.

Notable releases[edit | edit source]

Video game platforms
DC Dreamcast
GBC Game Boy Color
N64 Nintendo 64
PS1 PlayStation / PSone
Win Microsoft Windows

Hardware[edit | edit source]

  • Nintendo's Game Boy Light (GBL) handheld console in Japan only
  • Sega Dreamcast, an Internet-ready 128-bit home console
  • SNK's Neo Geo Pocket Color handheld
  • Tiger Electronics Game.com Pocket Pro handheld

Business[edit | edit source]

  • Activision acquires Elsinore Multimedia, Expert Software, and Neversoft Entertainment
  • Infogrames Entertainment SA acquires Accolade, Gremlin Interactive (renamed Infogrames Sheffield House), GT Interactive Software (GTIS), and Ozisoft
  • Take-Two Interactive acquires TalonSoft
  • ZeniMax Media acquires Bethesda Softworks
  • 3d6 Games, Inc. founded (closes November 1, 2002)
  • 7 Studios founded
  • BAM! Entertainment, Inc. founded
  • Bohemia Interactive Studio founded
  • February 22 — "Black Monday" (or "Chainsaw Monday"): Sierra reorganizes to cut costs, closing several studios.
  • April — Liquid Entertainment founded
  • October — 7FX founded as subsidiary of a Czech company

Lawsuits[edit | edit source]

  • Nintendo v. Bung Enterprises Ltd.; Nintendo sues Bung over patent infringement
  • Sony Corporation v. Bleem LLC

Video game releases[edit | edit source]

Name Release Date Category Region(s) Platform(s)
007: Tomorrow Never Dies November 25, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
007: Tomorrow Never Dies November 16, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
10 Pin Bowling August, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
3D Hotslots January, 1999 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
3D Planet Attack September 6, 1999 Video Game International Undefined
40 Winks: Conquer Your Dreams November 14, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
40 Winks: Conquer Your Dreams November, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
64 Hanafuda: Tenshi no Yakusoku November 5, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
A Bug's Life April 30, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, PlayStation, Nintendo 64, Game Boy Color
Aargon 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Abomination: The Nemesis Project 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Ace Combat 3: Electrosphere May 27, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Action Half-Life 1999 Mod Undefined Undefined
Activision Classics 1999 Bundle International PlayStation
Actua Golf 3 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Actua Pool January, 1999 Video Game International PlayStation, Windows
Adam: The Double Factor June 18, 1999 Video Game Japan Microsoft Windows
Age of Empires 1999 Video Game North America Mac OS
Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings September 30, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Age of Wonders November 11, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Airforce Delta 1999 Video Game Europe Dreamcast
Airforce Delta September 8, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
Airforce Delta July 29, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
Aironauts August, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Aliens versus Predator April 29, 1999 Video Game North America Mac OS, Microsoft Windows
All Star Tennis 99 August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
All Star Tennis 99 December 2, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
All-Star Baseball '99 April 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
All-Star Baseball 2000 April 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Altered Beast September 29, 1999 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Anchor Field Z June 24, 1999 Video Game Japan WonderSwan
Animaniacs: A Gigantic Adventure June 15, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Ape Escape July 2, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Ape Escape May 31, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Ape Escape June 24, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Arc the Lad III October 28, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Arcade Hits: Moon Patrol & Spy Hunter 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Armored Fist 3 September 1, 1999 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
Armorines: Project S.W.A.R.M November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Undefined
Army Men 2 November 24, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Army Men 3D March, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Army Men II February 9, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Army Men: Air Attack November 3, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Army Men: Sarge's Heroes September 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Army Men: Toys in Space October 12, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Asheron's Call November 2, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Asteroid Miner March 13, 1999 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
Asteroids Hyper 64 December 14, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Athena: Awakening from the Ordinary Life March 11, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Atlantis II November, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Attack of the Saucerman July 1, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Backyard Football (1999) 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Baldur's Gate 1999 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
Baldur's Gate October 30, 1999 Video Game Japan Microsoft Windows
Ballistic November, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Ballistic October 31, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Bangai-O December 9, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Baroque October 28, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Bass Masters 2000 December 31, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Battle Bakraid April 7, 1999 Video Game Japan Arcade
Battle Bakraid: Unlimited Version June 8, 1999 Video Game Japan Arcade
Battleground 9: Chickamauga 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
BattleTanx: Global Assault August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Battlezone II: Combat Commander December, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Beetle Adventure Racing February 28, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Blue Stinger October 14, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Blue Stinger September 9, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Blue Stinger March 25, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Board Game: Top Shop July 21, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Bomberman 64: The Second Attack December 3, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Bomberman Fantasy Race March 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Bomberman Max December 17, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Bottom of the 9th April 14, 1999 Video Game North America N64
Bubble Bobble October, 1999 Video Game Europe GBC
Bubble Bobble 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Bugs Bunny Crazy Castle 3 January 1, 1999 Video Game North America GBC
Bust-A-Move '99 April 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64, PlayStation
C3 Racing January, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Cabela's Big Game Hunter III September 14, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Cabela's Outdoor Trivia Challenge December 8, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Caesar III May 30, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
California Speed February 28, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Carmageddon 64 December 5, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Carnivores 2 October 31, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Castlevania (1998) March 11, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Castlevania: Legacy of Darkness April 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Centre Court Tennis 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Chameleon Twist 2 April 14, 1999 Video Game North America N64
Charlie Blast's Territory April 30, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Chase HQ: Secret Police August, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Chocobo Collection December 22, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Chocobo no Fushigina Dungeon March 4, 1999 Video Game Japan WonderSwan
Chocobo Racing August 10, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Chocobo Stallion December 22, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Chocobo's Dungeon 2 November 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Choro Q 64 2: Hachamecha Grand Prix Race December 24, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Chrono Cross November 18, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Civilization II: Test of Time July 31, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Civilization: Call to Power March, 1999 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
Clock Tower December 9, 1999 Video Game Japan WonderSwan
Clock Tower 1999 Video Game Japan Microsoft Windows
Clock Tower 2: The Struggle Within October 31, 1999 Video Game North America PS1
Coaster Works December 9, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Codename Eagle November, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Command & Conquer June 29, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Command & Conquer June 29, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun August 27, 1999 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
Commandos: Beyond the Call of Duty April 7, 1999 Expansion North America Windows, Mac
Conker's Pocket Tales 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Conker's Pocket Tales June 8, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Crazy Taxi 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Croc 2 August 21, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Croc 2 June 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Croc 2 September 2, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Custom Robo (1999) December 8, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Cyber Org April 22, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Dance Dance Revolution January 13, 1999 Video Game Australia Undefined
Dance Dance Revolution (1998) March, 1999 Video Game Asia Arcade
Dance Dance Revolution (1998) March, 1999 Video Game Europe Arcade
Dance Dance Revolution (1998) September, 1999 Video Game Europe Arcade
Dance Dance Revolution (1998) March, 1999 Video Game North America Arcade
Dance Dance Revolution (1998) March, 1999 Video Game Australia Arcade
Dance Dance Revolution (1998) September, 1999 Video Game Australia Arcade
Dance Dance Revolution (1998) April 10, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Dance Dance Revolution 2ndReMIX January 29, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Dance Dance Revolution 2ndReMIX September 30, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Dancing Stage EuroMix September, 1999 Video Game Europe Arcade
Dead or Alive 2 October 16, 1999 Video Game Japan Arcade
Deer Avenger 2 August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Windows
Densha de Go! 64 July 30, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Descent 3 June 11, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
Destruction Derby 64 October 12, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Destruction Derby 64 September 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Dino Crisis 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Disney's Tarzan 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Donkey Kong 64 November 6, 1999 Video Game Europe N64
Donkey Kong 64 November 22, 1999 Video Game North America N64
Donkey Kong 64 December 10, 1999 Video Game Japan N64
Dragon Slayer Jr: Romancia 1999 Video Game Japan Microsoft Windows
Dragon Warrior I & II September 23, 1999 Video Game Japan Game Boy Color
Drakan: Order of the Flame August 18, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Duke Nukem (1999) November 30, 1999 Video Game North America GBC
Duke Nukem 3D January 28, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Duke Nukem: Zero Hour September 30, 1999 Video Game Europe Undefined
Duke Nukem: Zero Hour August 1, 1999 Video Game North America Undefined
Dynamite Cop October 14, 1999 Video Game Europe Undefined
Dynamite Cop November 3, 1999 Video Game North America Undefined
Earthworm Jim 3D October 31, 1999 Video Game North America N64
Ehrgeiz: God Bless the Ring May 4, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Elf Bowling 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Elmo's Letter Adventure November 15, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Energy April 19, 1999 Video Game Japan PC Engine
EverQuest 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Evil Zone May 31, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Evil Zone June, 1999 Video Game United Kingdom PlayStation
Evil Zone January 14, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Evolution 2: Far Off Promise December 23, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
F-1 World Grand Prix II September 30, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
FIFA 2000 1999 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
FIFA 2000 October 26, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
FIFA 2000 November, 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
FIFA 2000: Major League Soccer September 30, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
FIFA 2000: Major League Soccer October 9, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
FIFA 2000: Major League Soccer November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Fighting Force 64 December, 1999 Video Game Europe Undefined
Fighting Force 64 April 30, 1999 Video Game North America Undefined
Final Fantasy Anthology September 30, 1999 Bundle North America PlayStation
Final Fantasy Collection March 11, 1999 Bundle Japan PlayStation
Final Fantasy V September 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Final Fantasy VIII October 27, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Final Fantasy VIII September 7, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Final Fantasy VIII February 11, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Flag to Flag March 25, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Flag to Flag September 9, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Front Mission 3 September 2, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Gabriel Knight 3: Blood of the Sacred, Blood of the Damned 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Gauntlet Legends August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Undefined
Gearhead Garage 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Gex 3: Deep Cover Gecko April, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Gex 3: Deep Cover Gecko March 23, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Gex 3: Deep Cover Gecko September 28, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Gex 3: Deep Cover Gecko November 15, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Gex 64: Enter the Gecko February 26, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Gex 64: Enter the Gecko 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
Go Fishing! April 8, 1999 Video Game Japan WonderSwan
Gran Turismo 2 December 23, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Gran Turismo 2 December 11, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Grand Theft Auto 1999 Video Game International Game Boy Color
Grand Theft Auto April 24, 1999 Video Game Japan DOS, Microsoft Windows
Grand Theft Auto 2 October 22, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Grand Theft Auto 2 September 30, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Grand Theft Auto 2 October 25, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Guardian's Crusade March 26, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Guardian's Crusade January 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Gulf War: Operation Desert Hammer July, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Guwange 1999 Video Game Japan Arcade
Half-Life: Opposing Force November 1, 1999 Expansion Pack North America Microsoft Windows
Hamster Club October 29, 1999 Video Game Japan Game Boy Color
Hard Edge May 20, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Harvest Moon 64 November 30, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Harvest Moon 64 February 5, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Harvest Moon: Back to Nature December 16, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Homeworld September 28, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Hot Wheels Turbo Racing September 22, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Hybrid Heaven August 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Hype: The Time Quest 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
In Fisherman Bass Hunter 64 June 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
International Superstar Soccer 2000 July 29, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
International Track & Field 2000 October 31, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
J-League Tactics Soccer January 15, 1999 Video Game Japan N64
Jade Cocoon: Story of the Tamamayu 1999 Video Game Europe PS1
Jade Cocoon: Story of the Tamamayu September 14, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation the Best
Jersey Devil June 24, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Jet Force Gemini November 2, 1999 Video Game Europe N64
Jet Force Gemini September 30, 1999 Video Game North America N64
Jet Force Gemini December 1, 1999 Video Game Japan N64
Jet Moto 3 September 16, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Jikkyou GI Stable April 28, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 6 March 25, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Jinsei Game 64 March 19, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
JumpStart Preschool (1999) 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
Kakutou Denshou: F-Cup Maniax August 27, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Kana: Little Sister June 25, 1999 Video Game Japan Microsoft Windows
Ken Griffey Jr.'s Slugfest May 10, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Ken Griffey Jr.'s Slugfest June, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Knockout Kings 2000 October 3, 1999 Video Game North America Undefined
Last Legion UX May 28, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver 1999 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows, PlayStation
Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver August 16, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, PlayStation
Legend of Legaia March 17, 1999 Video Game North America PS1
LEGO Racers 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 64, PlayStation
Lode Runner 3-D March, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Love & Destroy December 16, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Lunar: Silver Star Story Complete May 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Lunar: Silver Star Story Complete December 8, 1999 Video Game Japan Microsoft Windows
Machines 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Madden NFL 2000 August, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Madden NFL 2000 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Madden NFL 2000 July 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Madden NFL 2000 August 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Madden NFL 2000 November, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Magical Tetris Challenge March 18, 1999 Video Game Japan PS1
Magical Tetris Challenge November 12, 1999 Video Game Japan GBC
Mario Golf September 14, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Mario Golf October 26, 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
Mario Golf June 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Mario Golf June 11, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Mario Golf August 10, 1999 Video Game Japan Game Boy Color
Mario Party March 9, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Mario Party February 8, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Mario Party 2 December 17, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Martial Masters 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
MechWarrior 3 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Medal of Honor October 31, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
MediEvil June 17, 1999 Video Game Japan PS1
Metal Gear Solid February 26, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Metal Gear Solid: Integral June 25, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions September 30, 1999 Expansion North America PlayStation
Michelle Kwan Figure Skating 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Micro Machines 64 Turbo 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Midtown Madness May, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
MiG Alley November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Millennium Soldier: Expendable October 14, 1999 Video Game Europe Dreamcast
Millennium Soldier: Expendable September 9, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
Millennium Soldier: Expendable May 28, 1999 Video Game Japan Microsoft Windows
Millennium Soldier: Expendable June 24, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
Mission: Impossible 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Monaco Grand Prix July, 1999 Video Game Europe PS1
Monaco Grand Prix June 30, 1999 Video Game North America PS1
Monaco Grand Prix August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
Monaco Grand Prix 1999 Video Game Japan N64
Monaco Grand Prix March 11, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
Monaco Grand Prix September 30, 1999 Video Game Japan PS1
Monkey Magic (1999) November 27, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Mortal Kombat 4 February 28, 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
Mr. Driller March 17, 1999 Video Game North America Arcade
Mr. Nutz 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
Mr. Nutz December, 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
NASCAR 2000 September 15, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
NASCAR 2000 November 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
NASCAR Racing 3 October 12, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
NASCAR Revolution March 1, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
NBA Courtside 2: Featuring Kobe Bryant October 31, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
NBA In the Zone '99 April 7, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64, PlayStation
NBA In the Zone '99 April 1, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64, PlayStation
NBA Jam 2000 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
NBA Jam 2000 November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
NBA Live 2000 October 31, 1999 Video Game North America Windows, PlayStation, Nintendo 64
NBA Showtime: NBA on NBC October 31, 1999 Video Game North America N64
NCAA Football 2000 July 29, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
NCAA March Madness 2000 November 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Need for Speed: High Stakes 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Neon Genesis Evangelion June 25, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
New Japan ProWrestling: Toukon Retsuden March 4, 1999 Video Game Japan WonderSwan
NFL 2K 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
NFL Blitz 2000 July 31, 1999 Video Game North America Undefined
NHL 2000 August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
NHL 2000 September 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
NHL Blades of Steel '99 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
NHL Blades of Steel '99 April 5, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Nocturne October 31, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Nuclear Strike November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus August 26, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Offroad Thunder 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Onegai Monster April 9, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Other Life: Azure Dreams 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Otogirisō March 25, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Outcast July 31, 1999 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
Pac-Man World September 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Paper Mario November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Paper Mario February 5, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Paperboy (1999) October 31, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64, PlayStation
Parasite Eve II December 16, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Parlor! Pro 64: Pachinko Jikki Simulation January 29, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Penny Racers March 5, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Penny Racers February 19, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Pepsiman March 4, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Plasma Sword: Nightmare of Bilstein December 9, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
Pokémon Blue Version June 10, 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy
Pokémon Blue Version October 10, 1999 Video Game Japan Game Boy
Pokémon Gold Version November 21, 1999 Video Game Japan Game Boy Color
Pokémon Pinball June 28, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Pokémon Pinball July 13, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Pokémon Pinball April 14, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Pokémon Red Version October 5, 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy
Pokémon Silver Version November 21, 1999 Video Game Japan Game Boy Color
Pokémon Snap June 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Pokémon Snap March 21, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Pokémon Stadium April 30, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition October 19, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy
Power Stone August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
Power Stone February 25, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
Premier Manager 64 August, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Pro Mahjong Tsuwamono 64 November 5, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Puyo Puyo~n March 4, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Puyo Puyo~n December 3, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Puyo Puyo~n December 16, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Q*Bert 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Quake III Arena December 3, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Quake III Arena December 7, 1999 Video Game North America GNU/Linux
Quest 64 July 9, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Rally '99 August 6, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Rally Challenge 2000 August 6, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Rampage 2: Universal Tour 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Rampage 2: Universal Tour March 31, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Rampage 2: Universal Tour March, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Rampage 2: Universal Tour November, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Rat Attack! October 15, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Rat Attack! August 31, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Rayman 2: The Great Escape October 31, 1999 Video Game North America N64, Windows
Re-Volt August 16, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Re-Volt August 19, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 64
Re-Volt December 18, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
Reader Rabbit Baby 1999 Video Game North America
Ready 2 Rumble Boxing September 9, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Ready 2 Rumble Boxing October 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Ready 2 Rumble Boxing November, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Recoil 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis November 10, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis September 22, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Revelations: Persona March 22, 1999 Video Game Japan Windows
Ridge Racer V 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation 2
Road Rash 64 December 17, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Road Rash 64 August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Roadsters December 17, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Roadsters November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Robopon 64: Robot Ponkotto 64 December 24, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Rocket: Robot on Wheels December 17, 1999 Video Game Europe N64
Rocket: Robot on Wheels October 31, 1999 Video Game North America N64
RollerCoaster Tycoon April 12, 1999 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
RollerCoaster Tycoon March 31, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Rollercoaster Tycoon: Deluxe March 31, 1999 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
Rugrats: Scavenger Hunt August 10, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Rugrats: Scavenger Hunt June 29, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Rugrats: Studio Tour November 10, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
San Francisco Rush 2049 1999 Video Game North America Arcade
SD Hiryu no Ken Densetsu January 29, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Seaman July 29, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
SEGA Bass Fishing October 14, 1999 Video Game Europe Dreamcast
SEGA Bass Fishing September 30, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
SEGA Bass Fishing April 1, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
Septerra Core October 31, 1999 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
Shadow Man July 31, 1999 Video Game North America Windows, N64
Shadow Man September 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Shadow Man November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
Shadowgate 64: Trials of the Four Towers 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Shadowgate 64: Trials of the Four Towers June 9, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Shadowgate 64: Trials of the Four Towers August 13, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Shenmue December 29, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
Sid Meier's Alien Crossfire October 20, 1999 Expansion Pack International Microsoft Windows
Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri February 17, 1999 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri February 12, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Silent Hill August 1, 1999 Video Game Europe PS1
Silent Hill January 31, 1999 Video Game North America PS1
Silent Hill March 4, 1999 Video Game Japan PS1
Silver (1999) August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
SimCity 3000 January 31, 1999 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
SiN: Wages of Sin February 26, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
SNK vs. Capcom: The Match of the Millennium November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Neo-Geo Pocket Color
Snowboard Kids January 21, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Snowboard Kids 2 March 2, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Snowboard Kids 2 April 30, 1999 Video Game Australia Nintendo 64
Snowboard Kids 2 February 19, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
SomaSex October, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Sonic & Knuckles Collection 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Sonic Adventure October 14, 1999 Video Game Europe Dreamcast
Sonic Adventure September 9, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
Sonic Adventure December 1, 1999 Video Game Australia Dreamcast
Sonic Adventure October 14, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
Soulcalibur December 1, 1999 Video Game Europe Dreamcast
Soulcalibur September 9, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
Soulcalibur August 5, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
South Park March 5, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
South Park September 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
South Park March 9, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
South Park Rally 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
South Park Rally November 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
South Park Rally December 31, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
South Park: Chef's Luv Shack October 31, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast, N64, PlayStation
South Park: Chef's Luv Shack November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Windows
Space Channel 5 December 16, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
Space Invaders X 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Spec Ops II: Green Berets 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Spy Fox 2: "Some Assembly Required" 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Star Trek: Hidden Evil November, 1999 Video Game Microsoft Windows Undefined
Star Trek: Starfleet Command July 31, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Star Trek: The Next Generation - Birth of the Federation June, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Star Wars Episode I: Racer May, 1999 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
Star Wars Episode I: Racer May 17, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Star Wars Episode I: Racer 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Star Wars Episode I: Racer May, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Star Wars Episode I: Racer December, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Star Wars Episode I: Racer May 17, 1999 Video Game Australia Nintendo 64
Star Wars Episode I: Racer July 21, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance February 28, 1999 Video Game North America PC
Starshot: Space Circus Fever June 30, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Starsiege March 24, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Street Fighter EX II December 19, 1999 Video Game Japan Undefined
Strider 2 December 13, 1999 Video Game International Arcade
Strikers 1945 III 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Suikoden II August 31, 1999 Video Game North America PS1
Suikoden II December 9, 1999 Video Game Japan Konami the Best
Super Bowling 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Mario Bros. July 1, 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
Super Mario Bros. May 10, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Super Mario Bros. Deluxe July 1, 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
Super Mario Bros. Deluxe April 30, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Super Robot Wars 64 October 29, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Super Smash Bros. November 19, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Super Smash Bros. April 26, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Super Smash Bros. January 21, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Supercross 2000 1999 Video Game Europe PSX
Supercross 2000 October 31, 1999 Video Game North America PSX, N64
Superman 64 July 23, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Superman 64 May 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Sven Co-op January 19, 1999 Mod International Microsoft Windows
System Shock 2 August 11, 1999 Video Game North America Windows
T.R.A.G.: Tactical Rescue Assault Group - Mission of Mercy March 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Team Fortress Classic April 1, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Tekken Card Challenge June 17, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Tekken Tag Tournament 1999 Video Game International Arcade
Test Drive 6 November 10, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Test Drive 6 November 22, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Test Drive 6 November 28, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Test Drive 6 December 15, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
The 4th Coming May 14, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
The ClueFinders 6th Grade Adventures: The Empire of the Plant People 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
The ClueFinders Math Adventures 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
The ClueFinders Reading Adventures Ages 9-12: Mystery in the Himalayas 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
The Dukes of Hazzard: Racing for Home November 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
The F.A. Premier League Football Manager 2000 October 29, 1999 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
The General 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
The Great Battle POCKET December 3, 1999 Video Game Japan Game Boy
The King of Fighters R-2 March 19, 1999 Video Game Japan Neo Geo Pocket Color
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening January 1, 1999 Video Game Europe GBC
The New Tetris July 31, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
The Quivering 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
The Smurfs' Nightmare 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
The Wheel of Time November 15, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Theme Park World November 20, 1999 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
Theme Park World 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Thousand Arms September 30, 1999 Video Game North America PSX
Time Stalkers September 30, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
Time Stalkers September 15, 1999 Video Game Japan Dreamcast
TOCA 2 Touring Cars September 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
TOCA 2 Touring Cars November 15, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Tokimeki Check-in! January 25, 1999 Video Game Japan Microsoft Windows
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six November, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six December, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six November 17, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six November 23, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six December 8, 1999 Video Game North America macOS
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Mission Pack: Eagle Watch January 31, 1999 Mission Pack North America Microsoft Windows, macOS, Dreamcast, PlayStation, Nintendo 64
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Rogue Spear September 22, 1999 Video Game North America PC
Tomb Raider III: Adventures of Lara Croft October 19, 1999 Video Game North America Mac
Top Gear Rally 2 October 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Toy Commander October 14, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Toy Commander September 30, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Tranformers Beast Wars: Transmetals October 1, 1999 Video Game Japan N64, PS
Triple Play 2000 1999 Video Game North America N64
Triple Play 2000 February 28, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Triple Play 2000 March 31, 1999 Video Game North America Windows
Turok: Rage Wars November 23, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64, Game Boy Color
Twisted Edge: Extreme Snowboarding March 12, 1999 Video Game Europe N64
Twisted Metal 4 October 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Ultima IX: Ascension 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Unreal Tournament 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
V-Rally September, 1999 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
V-Rally 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
V-Rally August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
V-Rally August 31, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
V-Rally June 25, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
V-Rally October 14, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
V-Rally October 14, 1999 Video Game Japan Game Boy Color
Vandal Hearts II November 30, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Vandal Hearts II July 8, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Vigilante 8 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Vigilante 8: 2nd Offense December 31, 1999 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Vigilante 8: 2nd Offense October 31, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
Vigilante 8: 2nd Offense November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
Virtual Pool 64 February 26, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
Warcraft II: Battle.net Edition September 30, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
Wario Land II 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
Wario Land II March 31, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Warzone 2100 April 5, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation
WCW Mayhem August 31, 1999 Video Game North America PlayStation, Nintendo 64
WCW Nitro February 1, 1999 Video Game North America N64
WCW Nitro 1999 Video Game North America PC
Wild ARMs 2 February 2, 1999 Video Game Japan PlayStation
WinBack September 30, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
WinBack September 23, 1999 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Wipeout 64 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
World Driver Championship November, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
World Driver Championship May 31, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Worms Armageddon November 30, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast, PlayStation
Worms Armageddon May 31, 1999 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
WWF Attitude 1999 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color, Dreamcast, PlayStation
WWF Attitude August 9, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
WWF Attitude June, 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
WWF Attitude July 31, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64, PlayStation
WWF Attitude November 10, 1999 Video Game North America Dreamcast
WWF WrestleMania 2000 October 13, 1999 Video Game Europe Nintendo 64
WWF WrestleMania 2000 October 31, 1999 Video Game North America Nintendo 64
X-Change 2 October 27, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Yakouchuu 2: Satsujin Kouru October 22, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Yars' Revenge 1999 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Yoot Tower February, 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Zero Critical 1999 Video Game Undefined Undefined

Hardware releases[edit | edit source]

Name Release Date Category Region(s)
64DD December 1, 1999 Peripheral Japan
Dreamcast October 14, 1999 Home Console Europe
Dreamcast September 9, 1999 Home Console North America
Dreamcast Controller October 14, 1999 Controller Europe
Dreamcast Controller September 9, 1999 Controller North America
Dreamcast Dial-Up Modem October 14, 1999 Modem Europe
Dreamcast Dial-Up Modem September 9, 1999 Modem North America
Dreamcast Keyboard September 9, 1999 Keyboard North America
Game Boy Color 1999 Handheld Europe
Neo Geo Pocket Color March 16, 1999 Handheld Undefined
PocketStation January 23, 1999 Peripheral and Microconsole Japan
Transfer Pak April 30, 1999 Peripheral Japan
Visual Memory Unit October 14, 1999 Peripheral, Microconsole and Memory Card Europe
Visual Memory Unit September 9, 1999 Peripheral, Microconsole and Memory Card North America