is the fifth game in Nintendo
's Star Fox series
which was published by Nintendo for the Nintendo DS
. Released in Japan
on August 3, 2006 it was first announced at the E3 2006
conference, under the name Star Fox DS
is the first Star Fox
game for a handheld, and supports the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection
, making it the first online Star Fox
game. Star Fox Command
returns the series to its roots as an air-combat game.
The game's plot involves the protagonist Fox McCloud
and his team setting out to defend their homes from aliens known as the Anglar. Q-Games
originally worked on a puzzle game that Nintendo decided to turn into a DS game. The game was generally well-received; it has achieved an average score of 76% from Game Rankings
, a reviews aggregate.
Star Fox Command
has two types of play within the single player game; a strategic map mode, and a battle mode. The overworld
-like map mode is where the player takes command of several ships. This mode is used to get ships into the battle mode and is essentially a simple......