Alien³

Critic Score User Score
Amiga
70
3.5
SEGA Master System
...
3.1
Commodore 64
...
2.3
Not an American user?

Description

Alien³ is a video game based on the movie of the same name. The plot of the movie picks up directly after the end of Aliens. Ellen Ripley, the main character of the Alien series, is in cryo-sleep aboard the space ship Sulaco. Unfortunately, an alien or two has stowed away on the Sulaco, and wreaked havoc within the ship. Thus, it crash lands on the prison colony planet Fiorina 161. Ripley and the unarmed prisoners have to figure out a way to survive the aliens terrorizing the colony until help arrives.

The gameplay of the various Alien³ conversions varies from platform to platform. This version is a side-scrolling action game with large maze-like levels. In each level, you have to rescue all the trapped prisoners and then make your way to the exit, all while surviving multiple alien attacks.

Screenshots

Alien³ Game Gear Got into the room, only to be attacked by the blue beast
Alien³ Amiga Another one of those aliens
Alien³ SEGA Master System
Alien³ SEGA Master System save that human

Alternate Titles

  • "Alien 3" -- Alternative spelling
  • "エイリアン3" -- Japanese spelling

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

You aliens are all the same, too forward Genesis *Katakis* (37874)
No One Can Hear You Scream Genesis ETJB (447)

Critic Reviews

Joypad Genesis Oct, 1992 94 out of 100 94
Mean Machines Genesis Sep, 1992 89 out of 100 89
Sega Force Genesis Jan, 1993 83 out of 100 83
Amiga Dream Amiga Dec, 1993 74 out of 100 74
Sega-16.com Genesis Mar 12, 2009 7 out of 10 70
Megablast SEGA Master System 1993 70 out of 100 70
Pelit Amiga Aug, 1993 70 out of 100 70
Power Play Genesis Oct, 1992 66 out of 100 66
Video Games Game Gear Feb, 1993 63 out of 100 63
All Game Guide Game Gear 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Contributed to by RKL (5611), Freeman (19366), *Katakis* (37874) and quizzley7 (21180)