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Ikari III: The Rescue

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Windows
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4.5
NES
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3.6
PlayStation 3
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4.0
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Description

The presidential candidate's daughter has been kidnapped! It is your job to get past enemy lines and rescue her. This is the third game in the Ikari Warriors series, and features similar arcade/action gameplay. The screen is a top down view which scrolls vertically, with numerous bad guys to defeat. You start the game with just your fists, and as the levels progress you can find weapons and other objects to help you out.

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Ikari III: The Rescue NES The intro cut-scene shows the plan to kidnap the Presidential candidate's daughter.
Ikari III: The Rescue DOS Title screen (CGA)
Ikari III: The Rescue NES Title screen
Ikari III: The Rescue NES Your tank... about to blow up.

Alternate Titles

  • "怒III" -- Japanese Spelling
  • "Ikari III" -- Japanese title

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The Press Says

Video Game Den NES Jul 05, 2011 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
The Video Game Critic NES Mar 16, 2004 C 50
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) NES Apr, 1991 18 out of 40 45

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Trivia

Weapons

Whereas the original Ikari Warriors games featured machine-guns as standard weaponry, the third in the series introduced hand-to-hand combat. In fact, the entire first level is hand-to-hand, with only the "boss fight" sequence using a rifle.
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