Starfox Adventures: The Official Story

Note: This is the official Starfox Adventures story as derived from the instruction booklet…

Eight years have pased since Andross was finally overthrown by the daring Star Fox team. Following the celebrations, Fox McCloud and friends returned to the only life they knew–an endless patrol of the Lylat system, guarding against ongoing threats to their territory.

Boredom soon struck, causing Fox’s close friend Falco Lombardi to simply disappear, leaving only rumor to suggest that his lone-wolf nature had finally led him to pursue a more free and profitable life.

Then Slippy Toad traded his pilot’s wings for a place in Weapons R&D, demonstrating a natural flair for invention, while Fox’s old friend and mentor Peppy Hare retired from active flight duty to concentrate on a role as navigator and general advisor.

The Great Fox itself had also seen better days. Keeping a ship of that size in prime condition cost serious money, and well-paid jobs for fighter pilots and mercenaries were increasingly difficult to come by.

So it was that Fox and co. found themselves drifting through the galaxy, waiting and hoping for General Pepper’s hologram to pop up with just the kind of high-stakes, high-reward mission that they needed…