When I arrived at Eurogamer's offices on Monday morning, the first thing I did was pull out my N64 and a copy of GoldenEye and announce that it would be the next game played on Late to the Party. The room fell deathly quiet for a second before, almost in unison, everyone in earshot exclaimed; "who the hell hasn't played GoldenEye?!"

Here's what the cancelled GoldenEye 007 XBLA remaster looked like

Back in 2008 Rare was developing an HD remaster of its N64 FPS classic GoldenEye 007 to be released on XBLA. Unfortunately, copyright disputes with Nintendo saw the project shuttered.

Indeed, Microsoft remained cagey about its existence back in the day as it couldn't strike an arrangement with Nintendo to release Rare's classic on Microsoft's hardware.

But now that cancelled project has come to light in the following new video via Rare Thief.

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