Dead or Alive 3 (Xbox)

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86
Critic Score
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3.9
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Description

Dead Or Alive 3 is a fighting game exclusive to the Microsoft Xbox. It features 16 characters (3 of them new), hidden extras, specular lighting effects, volumetric fog and grass, clothing and muscle movement that accurately responds and interactive environments.

Up to four players can fight in DoA3's Tag Battle mode.

Screenshots

Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Strike a winner's pose.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Main menu.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Snow level. The fighters actually carve paths in the snow as they move.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Character model close up.

Alternate Titles

  • "生或死3" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "DOA3" -- Abbreviated title

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User Reviews

"She kicks high" Heh. Daemion Blackfire (16) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
Beautiful Fighting Game ZombieDepot (45) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
The most beautiful fighting game ever conceived Ryu (50) unrated
Serious contender for best fighter of all time Kartanym (10765) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
The best Xbox to date, and very possibly the best fighting game ever. Jim Fun (222) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Game Informer Magazine Dec, 2001 9.5 out of 10 95
Official XBox Magazine Dec, 2001 9.5 out of 10 95
The Video Game Critic Jul 06, 2006 A- 91
XBox Solution (XBS) Oct 09, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Gamezilla Dec 12, 2001 88 out of 100 88
GameZone Dec 07, 2001 8.5 out of 10 85
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Apr 22, 2007 8 out of 10 80
Game Revolution Nov, 2001 B 75
Eurogamer.net (UK) Apr 18, 2002 6 out of 10 60
Bordersdown 2001 6 out of 10 60

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Trivia

Box

Despite being an Xbox exclusive game, Dead or Alive 3 features no "Only on Xbox" stamp.

Awards

  • 4Players
    • 2002 – #7 Best Xbox Game of the Year (Readers' Vote)
  • GameSpy
    • 2001 – Xbox Fighting Game of the Year
    • 2001 – Best Graphics of the Year

Related Web Sites

  • DOA3 (Official website)
JPaterson (9134) added Dead or Alive 3 (Xbox) on Nov 17, 2001