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 Balancing on a snowball (demo version)
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Windows Running away from a dinosaur (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
Gamers' Temple, The PlayStation 3 2009 78 out of 100 78
ZTGameDomain Xbox 360 2009 7.3 out of 10 73
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Aug 28, 2009 70 out of 100 70 Wii Jul 15, 2009 65 out of 100 65 Windows Jul 10, 2009 13 out of 20 65 Wii Jul 15, 2009 13 out of 20 65
Game Informer Magazine Wii Sep 22, 2009 6.5 out of 10 65 PlayStation 2 Jul 03, 2009 60 out of 100 60
Video Game Talk Xbox 360 Aug 09, 2009 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50


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