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Dead or Alive 3 (Xbox)

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3.9
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Description

Dead Or Alive 3 is a fighting game exclusive to the Microsoft Xbox. It features 16 characters (3 of them new), hidden extras, specular lighting effects, volumetric fog and grass, clothing and muscle movement that accurately responds and interactive environments.

Up to four players can fight in DoA3's Tag Battle mode.

Screenshots

Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Fighting in the courtyard.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Main menu.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox The fight continues in the new area.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Beach level. Almost makes you want to play... <moby game="dead or alive beach volleyball">volleyball</moby>?

Alternate Titles

  • "生或死3" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "DOA3" -- Abbreviated title

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User Reviews

"She kicks high" Heh. Daemion Blackfire (16) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
Beautiful Fighting Game ZombieDepot (45) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
The most beautiful fighting game ever conceived Ryu (50) unrated
Serious contender for best fighter of all time Kartanym (10766) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
The best Xbox to date, and very possibly the best fighting game ever. Jim Fun (222) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

The Press Says

ActionTrip Jan 08, 2002 94 out of 100 94
Deaf Gamers 2003 9.2 out of 10 92
Gamereactor (Sweden) Jun 04, 2003 9 out of 10 90
XBox Solution (XBS) Oct 09, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Gamezilla Dec 12, 2001 88 out of 100 88
Gamesmania Mar 15, 2002 88 out of 100 88
GameZone Dec 07, 2001 8.5 out of 10 85
XboxAddict Nov 23, 2001 8 out of 10 80
The Next Level Dec 17, 2001 B 75
Xbox Exclusive 2002 7.4 out of 10 74

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Trivia

Box

Despite being an Xbox exclusive game, Dead or Alive 3 features no "Only on Xbox" stamp.

Awards

  • 4Players
    • 2002 – #7 Best Xbox Game of the Year (Readers' Vote)
  • GameSpy
    • 2001 – Xbox Fighting Game of the Year
    • 2001 – Best Graphics of the Year

Related Web Sites

  • DOA3 (Official website)
JPaterson (9140) added Dead or Alive 3 (Xbox) on Nov 17, 2001