Not an American user?

Description

Dante returns in this prequel to the first Devil May Cry. The story focuses on Dante's back story, mainly on why he is feuding with his brother. The game is considered to be the hardest of the series. It has a high production value with grand music, a lush atmosphere, compelling characters, and a visually impressive upgraded graphics engine with lighting and shadow effects. An all-new Style system that allows you to select your fighting style has been incorporated into this game. The game itself is non-stop action up until Dante reaches Hellgate.

Screenshots

Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening PlayStation 2 Game Over<br>Yup, it's possible to die<br>When this happens the player gets an option to restart the mission or quit. If they elect to quit there's a 'Are you sure?' question followed by this
Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening PlayStation 2 The start of Mission One<br>
In this mission the player picks up the action from the end of the first cut scene and fights scythe wielding demons in Dante's office
Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening PlayStation 2 Games can be saved, naturally.<br>Looks like there can be ten saves per memory card
Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening PlayStation 2 The Item screen<br>These items can restore health etc and are collected from the fallen. Some are collected automatically while the player must walk into/over others

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game


Alternate Titles

  • "鬼泣3:但丁觉醒" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "DMC3" -- Common abbreviation
  • "Devil May Cry 3: Dantes Erwachen" -- German title
  • "Devil May Cry 3" -- Japanese title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

Predating the original greatness to new bounds!!! Joshua Price (28) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

Critic Reviews

EL33TONLINE Jan 18, 2007 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
RewiredMind Apr 08, 2005 10 out of 10 100
Game Vortex Mar 28, 2005 95 out of 100 95
HonestGamers Mar 04, 2005 9.5 out of 10 95
Game Informer Magazine Mar, 2005 9 out of 10 90
Cheat Code Central 2005 4.5 out of 5 90
GamePro (US) Mar 01, 2005 4.5 out of 5 90
PSM2 (Playstation 2 Magazine) UK Apr, 2005 89 out of 100 89
Yahoo! Games Mar 05, 2005 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
1UP Mar 01, 2005 7 out of 10 70

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

1001 Video Games

Devil May Cry 3 appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Sales

According to publisher Capcom, Devil May Cry 3 has sold 1.3 million copies worldwide since its initial release (as of June 30, 2016).

Special Edition

In 2006, Capcom released a Special Edition of DMC 3. It came with new features including the ability to play as Vergil. Oddly, with all of the new additions, you could get the game for the same price as a "Greatest Hits" game around 20 dollars.

Related Web Sites

Joe Ix (176) added Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening (PlayStation 2) on Jun 10, 2005