Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs

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Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is based on the animated movie of the same name. The story has the basic premise that Sid gets kidnapped by dinosaurs and his friends need to save him. During the course of the game the player takes control over six characters - most of them vary notably regarding gameplay.

Most of the time is spent in a 3rd person platformer where the player controls his character while jumping over gaps, avoiding enemies and collecting items. Depending on the character the player has different attacks at his disposal. There are also numerous levels with are basically mini games, e.g. a classic 2D platforming section, a side-scrolling shooter, balancing on a snowball or dogfights while riding a pterodactyl.


Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Windows Running away from a dinosaur (demo version)
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Windows Balancing on a snowball (demo version)
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Windows A regular platforming level (demo version)

Alternate Titles

  • "Ледниковый период 3 Эра динозавров" -- Russian spelling
  • "L'Age de Glace 3: Le Temps des Dinosaures" -- French title
  • "Ice Age 3: Die Dinosaurier sind los" -- German title

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MS Xbox World Xbox 360 Jul 30, 2009 8.5 out of 10 85
Games Master PlayStation 3 Jul 14, 2009 7 out of 10 70
gamrReview Windows Aug 05, 2009 6.9 out of 10 69
Game Informer Magazine Wii Sep 22, 2009 6.5 out of 10 65 PlayStation 3 Jul 24, 2009 6.5 out of 10 65
IGN PlayStation 2 Jul 08, 2009 6.5 out of 10 65
GameSpot UK Xbox 360 Aug 04, 2009 6.5 out of 10 65
GameStar (Germany) Windows Jul 21, 2009 63 out of 100 63
Gameswelt PlayStation 2 Jul 15, 2009 62 out of 100 62 Wii Jun 30, 2009 6 out of 10 60


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