Terrorist Takedown 3 is a first-person shooter and an installment in the long-running Terrorist Takedown series. The player takes the role of a member of an anti-terrorist squad and fights against terrorism in Somalia. First, he takes part in the action release of the hijacked ship, and later, he has to kill the terrorist leader. The anti-terrorist members can use various guns and rifles or grenades. Health can be recovered by laying low for a while. During some missions specific items are used such as a Geiger counter.