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Alien³ is a video game based on the movie of the same name. The plot of the movie picks up directly after the end of Aliens. Ellen Ripley, the main character of the Alien series, is in cryo-sleep aboard the space ship Sulaco. Unfortunately, an alien or two has stowed away on the Sulaco, and wreaked havoc within the ship. Thus, it crash lands on the prison colony planet Fiorina 161. Ripley and the unarmed prisoners have to figure out a way to survive the aliens terrorizing the colony until help arrives.

The gameplay of the various Alien³ conversions varies from platform to platform. This version is a side-scrolling action game with large maze-like levels. In each level, you have to rescue all the trapped prisoners and then make your way to the exit, all while surviving multiple alien attacks.

Screenshots

Alien³ Genesis Ahh!  Alien.
Alien³ Amiga "Help! That huge alien's gonna eat me! HELP!"
Alien³ Amiga Guardian Two
Alien³ SEGA Master System shooting

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Alien³ Concept Art
Alien³ Concept Art
Alien³ Concept Art
Alien³ Concept Art

Alternate Titles

  • "Alien 3" -- Alternative spelling
  • "エイリアン3" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

You aliens are all the same, too forward Genesis Katakis | カタキス (39490)
No One Can Hear You Scream Genesis ETJB (450)
It's passable with an emulator Genesis Charlie Chase (6)

Critic Reviews

GameFan Magazine Genesis Oct, 1992 92 out of 100 92
CU Amiga Amiga Dec, 1992 92 out of 100 92
Joystick (French) Genesis Nov, 1992 91 out of 100 91
Mean Machines Game Gear Feb, 1993 90 out of 100 90
SegaFan.com SEGA Master System Jul 26, 2004 8.4 out of 10 84
Play Time Genesis Nov, 1992 82 out of 100 82
Amiga Dream Amiga Dec, 1993 74 out of 100 74
Power Play Genesis Oct, 1992 66 out of 100 66
Video Games Game Gear Feb, 1993 63 out of 100 63
All Game Guide Game Gear 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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