Alien³

Critic Score User Score
Genesis
78
3.3
SEGA Master System
...
3.1
Commodore 64
...
2.3
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Description

Alien³ is a video game based on the movie of the same name. The plot of the movie picks up directly after the end of Aliens. Ellen Ripley, the main character of the Alien series, is in cryo-sleep aboard the space ship Sulaco. Unfortunately, an alien or two has stowed away on the Sulaco, and wreaked havoc within the ship. Thus, it crash lands on the prison colony planet Fiorina 161. Ripley and the unarmed prisoners have to figure out a way to survive the aliens terrorizing the colony until help arrives.

The gameplay of the various Alien³ conversions varies from platform to platform. This version is a side-scrolling action game with large maze-like levels. In each level, you have to rescue all the trapped prisoners and then make your way to the exit, all while surviving multiple alien attacks.

Screenshots

Alien³ Commodore 64 In the Vent
Alien³ Genesis Aliens have taken over here.
Alien³ Commodore 64 Guardian Two
Alien³ Amiga Another one of those aliens

Alternate Titles

  • "Alien 3" -- Alternative spelling
  • "エイリアン3" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

You aliens are all the same, too forward Genesis *Katakis* (37874)
No One Can Hear You Scream Genesis ETJB (447)

Critic Reviews

Joystick (French) Genesis Nov, 1992 91 out of 100 91
Mean Machines Genesis Sep, 1992 89 out of 100 89
SegaFan.com SEGA Master System Jul 26, 2004 8.4 out of 10 84
Sega Force Genesis Jan, 1993 83 out of 100 83
High Score Amiga Nov, 1993 4 out of 5 80
Amiga Games Amiga Mar, 1993 70 out of 100 70
Megablast SEGA Master System 1993 70 out of 100 70
All Game Guide Genesis 1999 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Power Play Genesis Oct, 1992 66 out of 100 66
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Amiga Nov, 1993 5 out of 12 42

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Contributed to by RKL (5611), Freeman (19370), *Katakis* (37874) and quizzley7 (21180)