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SWAT 3: Close Quarters Battle: Elite Edition (Windows)

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Description

The Elite edition is identical to the original game, but includes the following additional scenarios:
  • Chang's Chinese Theater
  • LA Subway
  • Hollywood Hills
  • Whitman Airport
  • City of Angels Hospital
The Elite Edition includes the multiplayer update and a mission editor. Existing SWAT3 owners can download these updates, missions, and the mission editor for free from the Sierra website.

Screenshots

SWAT 3: Close Quarters Battle: Elite Edition Windows Mission 3, remember to secure the yard with the other team while clearing the house.
SWAT 3: Close Quarters Battle: Elite Edition Windows Title Screen
SWAT 3: Close Quarters Battle: Elite Edition Windows Main Menu

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User Reviews

Great tactical sim in desperate need of a technology update Kasey Chang (3654) unrated
Great game tarnished by shoddy AI Evil-Jim (151) unrated

The Press Says

Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jan, 2001 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Eurogamer.net (UK) Nov 17, 2000 9 out of 10 90
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Dec 07, 2000 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Game Vortex 2000 90 out of 100 90
GameSpy Nov 05, 2000 87 out of 100 87
PC Games (Germany) Dec, 2000 86 out of 100 86
PC Player (Germany) Nov, 2000 82 out of 100 82
Game Over Online Nov 04, 2000 81 out of 100 81
GameStar (Germany) Jan, 2001 80 out of 100 80
Gamekult Nov 28, 2000 7 out of 10 70

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Trivia

Server shutdown

The official Sierra game servers were shut down on 1st November 2008.

Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2000 – Tactical Game of the Year

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Kasey Chang (3654) added SWAT 3: Close Quarters Battle: Elite Edition (Windows) on Nov 21, 2000