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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (Xbox)

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Description

Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines is based on the movie of the same name, but with an extended story line. In 2032, the player is the T-850 model 101 Terminator, operating under Skynet control. He is captured and reprogrammed by Kate Brewster to help the human resistance, in addition to being ordered to cross the destroyed battlefields of Los Angeles and Hollywood and take over the Skynet base. Once the base is under their control, Brewster sends the Terminator back in time to protect her younger self and John Connor from the T-X, the technologically advanced female Terminator and Skynet's most lethal killing machine. The Terminator teams up with John and Kate in the present day on their mission to stop Skynet from starting World War III.

The game is a first-person shooter combined with hand to hand combat. The first-person mode features the Terminator Point of View (POV), showing the infrared heads-up information display seen in the movies.

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There are 2 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "Terminator 3: Rebellion der Maschinen" -- German title
  • "Terminator 3: Le Soul√®vement des Machines" -- French title
  • "Terminator 3: Le macchine ribelli" -- Italian title
  • "O Exterminador Do Futuro 3" -- Brazilian title

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The Press Says

Game Vortex 2003 5 out of 10 50
Game Chronicles Jan 27, 2004 4.2 out of 10 42
Jeuxvideo.com Dec 10, 2003 8 out of 20 40
GameSpot Nov 18, 2003 3.7 out of 10 37
IGN Dec 05, 2003 3.5 out of 10 35
Darkstation Nov 22, 2003 3 out of 10 30
Daily Game Feb 18, 2004 3 out of 10 30
GameSpy Nov 29, 2003 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 20
Game Shark Dec 09, 2003 F 0
Game Revolution Dec, 2003 F 0

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Trivia

Cancelled version

A GameCube version was announced, but was ultimately cancelled.

Development

According to Art Director Mark Soderwall, they crafted Schwarzenegger's model from his real measures. Afterwards they tweaked a few thing to make him look more Terminator like, e.g. a bigger chest. In their approval meeting they takes with Schwarzenegger and his manager. While the manager had problems with every detail they changed, Schwarzenegger was very relaxed about the looks. His only suggestion was to make the chest even wider.

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