Open World GameCube games Edit

The following GameCube games are non-linear by design, where the player is free to enjoy diversions or explore the game world without too much restriction.

  • Barnyard - based on the Nickelodeon movie of the same name
  • Beyond Good & Evil
  • Bratz: Rock Angelz
  • Cars - based on the Disney movie of the same name
  • Crazy Taxi
  • Dark Summit - a snowboarding game. Although similar to the well known SSX 3, Dark Summit actually came out 2 years before it.
  • Gun - a wild west themed game
  • Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life & Harvest Moon: Magical Melody
  • Metroid Prime
  • Need for Speed series - Underground 2, Most Wanted & Carbon
  • Prince of Persia: Warrior Within
  • RoadKill (2003) - an open world post-apocalyptic combat racing game often described as like a combination of Twisted Metal and Grand Theft Auto
  • Smuggler's Run: Warzones - basically an enhanced GameCube port of Smuggler's Run 2 with a few features unique to this version
  • Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy - a very Zelda-like semi-open world game
  • Spider-Man 2
  • SRS: Street Racing Syndicate
  • SSX 3
  • SSX on Tour - the GameCube version of this game has Mario, Luigi and Princess Peach as playable characters
  • Star Fox Adventures
  • Starsky & Hutch
  • Summoner: A Goddess Reborn - a GameCube port of Summoner 2 for the PS2 with some visual changes
  • The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction
  • The Legend of Zelda (series) - needs no introduction. "You all know what it is."
  • The Simpsons: Hit and Run - one of the prime examples of a tv show based game done right
  • The Simpsons: Road Rage - not as good as The Simpsons: Hit & Run
  • True Crime series - Streets of LA and New York City
  • Ty the Tasmanian Tiger 1, 2 & 3