Banjo Tooie is a sequel of the classic old school game Banjo Kazooie. It was developed by Rare and released for Nintendo 64 console in 2000. Giving an edge over the previous version, the world inside the game is magnificent this time. The players need to interact between different worlds in 3 D space inside the game. The storyline is kept unique while major characters are retained from the previous version considering their popularity.

FULL NAME:Banjo Tooie
CONSOLENintendo 64 (N64)

The evil witch Gruntilda was rotting inside the ground until her two sisters discovered the skeleton and made her escape from the magical mountain. As soon as she was released, she destroyed Banjo’s house to seek her revenge. Banjo and Kazooie are all set for their new mission to reach to Gruntilda and defeat her. The witch wanted to pull life from all the living source on the island and convert it into her magical powers.

Throughout the journey, the player controls the protagonists to solve complex puzzles, quests and defeat several monsters. The game also provides distinct power-ups and additional tools that can help in future missions. The basic controls include jumping, firing bullets, scratching and scrolling down. The game was a major hit due to highly interactive game world, 3D graphics and stunning mechanics and more than three million copies of the game was sold at that time.

What Emulator to be used to play this game?  

Banjo Tooie is first released for the Nintendo 64 (N64) console. To play this game on your device, you need to download and install an N64 Emulator. For windows, you can select from 1964, Apollo 0.0.3, corn 0.3, Mupen64 0.5.1, Nemu64 0.8, Project64, TR64 666a, etc. If you are an Android user, then the available choices include CoolN64 3.0, MegaN64, Mupen 64 AE, N64 Emulator 2.4.0, N64oid 2.7, etc. For Linux, you can select Mupen64Plus 2.0.

Banjo Tooie
Banjo Tooie

Three Related Games

These fantasy games filled with magical spells and uncertain events are always a pleasure to play. If you liked playing this game then you should check out the related game listed below.


This game is very similar to Banjo Tooie in its gameplay, mechanics and theme. The player needs to search for Pagies (a special tool used to unlock new world and dimensions) throughout the location. The game is filled with puzzles and complex quests which involves critical thinking and decision making. For nostalgia seekers, the game is like a treat.

Super Mario 64

Super Mario 64 is another nostalgia seeking game developed after some other Mario series in 2D. This game was a significant shift from 2D to 3D graphics that was critically acclaimed. The protagonist, Mario needs to discover the adventure world and collect stars on his way. The game is filled with excitement, thrill and adventure. To know more about it, do check out the game.


This is a horrific, dark-themed, action-packed and adventurous game similar to Banjo Tooie. The chattering sound of animals, the pixelated high graphics and easy controls helped the game to grow and develop. Settled up in an animated but haunted location, the game is a must-play for action seekers. It is very similar to Banjo Tooie that often the question comes that when will the third version be launched?  

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