Star Soldier: Vanishing Earth is a recreation of the NES classic game, Star Soldier, and is N64’s only space shooter game. The levels of difficulty are easy to navigate but the variety of scenery and the gameplay is very oldschool and plays itself out quickly. For Star Soldier: Vanishing Earth on the Nintendo 64, GameFAQs has 4 cheat codes and secrets, 4 reviews, 5 critic reviews, and 11 user screenshots. Star Soldier is very reminiscient of older scroll side-to-side games but once you've experienced the graphics and the newer style of play (ex: StarFox) it is somewhat antiquated.

While gaming, you can pick up powerups and ExArms, which give you a short period of almost God-like power. For Star Soldier: Vanishing Earth on the Nintendo 64, a reader review titled "".