Welcome to TODAY IN NERD HISTORY - a new Dorkly series about things that happened on this date...in nerd history. Ahem.

Today, August 25th, is the day that Goldeneye 007 was released for the Nintendo 64 in North America - a momentous day that changed the world of console FPSes forever.

And just to re-settle an age-old myth, Oddjob is NOT the best character for multiplayer. Not by a long shot.