The 3rd Birthday (PSP)

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The third game in Parasite Eve series which puts you in a role of Aya Brea, not a NYPD cop anymore, but a member of CTI (Counter Twisted Organization), an organization fighting the new type of enemy branded as Twisted that suddenly came into picture. Unlike in the first two games, game is 3D with no static background and uses over-the-shoulder camera. Aya has a new special ability that allows her to transfer her soul to other allies on the battlefield, called Overdrive, which allows her to take control over friendly NPCs.


The 3rd Birthday PSP You can skip through cutscenes.
The 3rd Birthday PSP Utilizing covers.
The 3rd Birthday PSP You can freely rotate the camera around your character to check the surroundings.
The 3rd Birthday PSP Using special Overdrive ability.

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The 3rd Birthday Wallpaper
The 3rd Birthday Wallpaper
The 3rd Birthday Screenshot
The 3rd Birthday Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "Parasite Eve 3" -- Informal title
  • "ザ・サード バースデイ" -- Japanese spelling

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GamingXP Mar 28, 2011 82 out of 100 82 Apr 01, 2011 8 out of 10 80
PSX Extreme Mar 30, 2011 7.8 out of 10 78
Cheat Code Central Mar, 2011 3.8 out of 5 76 Apr 01, 2011 15 out of 20 75
Gamers' Temple, The Mar, 2011 74 out of 100 74
Gamekult Mar 29, 2011 7 out of 10 70 Apr 01, 2011 65 out of 100 65
Joystiq Apr 07, 2011 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Legendra May 15, 2011 5 out of 10 50


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