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Dead or Alive 3 (Xbox)

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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 Each knockout gets a replay.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Ice cave stage.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Ouch!

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 (10779) 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

GamePro (US) Nov 15, 2001 5 out of 5 100
Official XBox Magazine Dec, 2001 9.5 out of 10 95
Fragland.net Sep 13, 2002 91 out of 100 91
The Video Game Critic Jul 06, 2006 A- 91
X-Power Apr 29, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Xboxdynasty (XD) Apr 03, 2005 9 out of 10 90
videospiele.com Mar 14, 2002 87 out of 100 87
4Players.de Mar 13, 2002 86 out of 100 86
GameZone Dec 07, 2001 8.5 out of 10 85
Play.tm Mar 16, 2002 83 out of 100 83

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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 (9147) added Dead or Alive 3 (Xbox) on Nov 17, 2001