Dead or Alive 3 (Xbox)

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Teen
ESRB Rating
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Perspective
Visual
Art
Gameplay
86
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.9
User Score
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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 Character model close up.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox You can knock opponents into the ice shards.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Note the reflective floors.
Dead or Alive 3 Xbox Forest level.

Promo Images

Dead or Alive 3 Magazine Advertisement
Dead or Alive 3 Other The catalogue front panel

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 (12776) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
The best Xbox to date, and very possibly the best fighting game ever. Jim Fun (252) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

Critic Reviews

GamePro (US) Nov 15, 2001 5 out of 5 100
The Video Game Critic Jul 06, 2006 A- 91
Fragland.net Sep 13, 2002 91 out of 100 91
Gamers.at Mar 23, 2002 90 out of 100 90
GamersMark Nov 21, 2001 9 out of 10 90
XBox Solution (XBS) Oct 09, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Xboxdynasty (XD) Apr 03, 2005 9 out of 10 90
Gamezilla Dec 12, 2001 88 out of 100 88
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Apr 22, 2007 8 out of 10 80
Game Revolution Nov, 2001 B 75

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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 (9550) added Dead or Alive 3 (Xbox) on Nov 17, 2001