From the game box:
All ships, report in!
One year has passed since disaster was averted on Sauria, and Andross's armies have been almost eradicated... but now a new threat has risen from the darkness of space. The aparoids, creatures bent on assimilating all beasts and machines into their corrupted mind, are spreading relentlessly, and Team Star Fox is the only thing standing between them an the utter ruin of the Lylat system.
- Intense blasting action! Protect your team-mates as you gun down armadas of strike fighters in your Arwing.
- Roll over hostile terrain in a Landmaster Tank or bring the hurt to enemy swarms on foot with an array of weapons!
- Wage war in four-player split-screen battles with furious vehicle and head-to-head combat!