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DescriptionThe story takes on right after the events of Killzone 2. The ISA forces launched an assault on Helghan, the homeworld of Helghast, and in the process eliminate Emperor Visari. The game continues from there, as the remaining troops that are situated in front of Visari palace are pulling back toward the rest of the fleet and leave the planet. Player once again assumes the role of Sergeant Tomas Sevchenko, accompanied with his comrade in arms, Sergeant Ricardo Velasquez. As the troops pull back under the command of Captain Jason Narville, they encounter a heavy Helghast resistance. In the process, Rico disobbeys a direct orders and splits off with Sev to try and save a group of soldiers pinned down by the heavy enemy fire. Six months after, the ISA fleet returned to Earth, what few troops didn't reach it were either imprisoned or in hiding. In the meantime, the Helghast senate voted Admiral Orlock for a new leader which prompted Chairman Jorhan Stahl to leave and decide to take matters into his own hands by developing new deadly weapon and ultimately try to wipe out the enemy home planet, Earth. Against all odds, Rico and Sev decide to rescue all the prisoners and stop the enemy fleet from reaching Earth.
Several improvements have been made over its prequel, and it can be seen in overall smoother and more balanced gameplay. As in previous game, you will commandeer various turrets and vehicles which will add to firepower but will leave you with rails-driven gameplay. One of the new weapons is a jet-pack which lets you jump and semi-fly with unlimited ammo as a part of new exoskeleton. The environment can sometimes be destroyed or used to your advantage, shooting barrels or certain plants will take out nearby enemy soldiers. Beside single-player campaign, Killzone 3 offers an upgraded version of Killzone 2's multiplayer. The game is also the first in the franchise to support 3D TVs.
Part of the Following Groups
- Console Generation Exclusives: PlayStation 3
- Japanese PlayStation 3 games with full English support
- Killzone series
- Physics Engine: Havok
- PlayStation 3 Essentials Range releases
- PlayStation 3 Platinum Range releases
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|Pelit||PlayStation 3||Apr, 2011||88 out of 100||88|
|GamersHell.com||PlayStation 3||Mar 01, 2011||8.5 out of 10||85|
|PlayFrance||PlayStation 3||Feb 14, 2011||8.5 out of 10||85|
|Gameplay (Benelux)||PlayStation 3||Mar 01, 2011||81 out of 100||81|
|Jeuxvideo.com||PlayStation 3||Feb 22, 2011||16 out of 20||80|
|Giant Bomb||PlayStation 3||Feb 21, 2011||80|
|GameSpy||PlayStation 3||Feb 11, 2011||80|
|Games Finder||PlayStation 3||Sep 13, 2014||8 out of 10||80|
|Thunderbolt Games||PlayStation 3||Mar 21, 2011||5 out of 10||50|
|The Video Game Critic||PlayStation 3||Mar 29, 2012||C-||42|
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PlayStation 3 Credits (1191 people)
1119 developers, 72 thanks
Steven Ter Heide, Brant Nicholas, Angie Smets, Lambert Wolterbeek‑Muller, Rudine Bijlsma, Arjen Bokhoven, Geert Donker, Sebastian Downie, Lidija Filipovic, Khaled Ibrahimi, Aryeh Loeb, Lucas Van MuiswinkelGame Direction:
Stuart Billinghurst, Martin Connor, Robert Heald, Alastair Hebson, P. J. Hughes, Floris Kooij, Troy Mashburn, Dan Nanni, Douglas WalkerLevel Design: