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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 Amiga Alien scum
Alien³ Commodore 64 In the Vent
Alien³ SEGA Master System Getting Health
Alien³ Commodore 64 Stage 08

Promo Images

Alien³ Concept Art
Alien³ Concept Art
Alien³ Concept Art
Alien³ Concept Art

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* (38318)
No One Can Hear You Scream Genesis ETJB (447)
It's passable with an emulator Genesis Charlie Chase (6)

Critic Reviews

Joystick (French) Genesis Nov, 1992 91 out of 100 91
High Score Amiga Nov, 1993 4 out of 5 80
Amiga Joker Amiga Mar, 1993 72 out of 100 72
All Game Guide Genesis 1999 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Genesis Oct, 1992 8 out of 12 67
Power Play Genesis Oct, 1992 66 out of 100 66
Video Games SEGA Master System Oct, 1992 63 out of 100 63
Video Games Game Gear Feb, 1993 63 out of 100 63
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) SEGA Master System Jul, 1993 7 out of 12 58
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Amiga Nov, 1993 5 out of 12 42

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