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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.

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

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Dead or Alive 3 Screenshot
Dead or Alive 3 Magazine Advertisement
Dead or Alive 3 Screenshot
Dead or Alive 3 Magazine Advertisement

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 (48) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
The most beautiful fighting game ever conceived Ryu (56) unrated
Serious contender for best fighter of all time Kartanym (12705) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
The best Xbox to date, and very possibly the best fighting game ever. Jim Fun (243) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

Critic Reviews

XboxAddict Nov 26, 2001 10 out of 10 100
IGN Nov 12, 2001 9.4 out of 10 94
The Video Game Critic Jul 06, 2006 A- 91
Gamereactor (Sweden) Jun 04, 2003 9 out of 10 90
videospiele.com Mar 14, 2002 87 out of 100 87
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Apr 22, 2007 8 out of 10 80
TigerChainsaw Apr 15, 2020 7.9 out of 10 79
Xbox Exclusive 2002 7.4 out of 10 74
Bordersdown 2001 6 out of 10 60
Eurogamer.net (UK) Apr 18, 2002 6 out of 10 60

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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 (9541) added Dead or Alive 3 (Xbox) on Nov 17, 2001
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