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The famous shoot'em up series Thunder Force reaches its third installment. Eight new levels of non-stop action, as always packed with gargantuan bosses.

What made Thunder Force stand apart from the other shooters, the ability to switch weapons on the fly, hasn't changed a bit. However, the original mix of side-scrolling and top-view levels that was present in Thunder Force II has been dropped; only the side-scrolling levels remain.

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Thunder Force III Genesis Title screen
Thunder Force III Genesis Mission information
Thunder Force III Genesis Short intro
Thunder Force III Genesis Bad flowers!

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Alternate Titles

  • "サンダーフォースⅢ" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

One of the greatest side scrolling shooters ever. Majestic Lizard (676) 4.25 Stars4.25 Stars4.25 Stars4.25 Stars4.25 Stars

Critic Reviews

The Video Game Critic Aug 30, 2001 A 100
SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) Aug 02, 2008 10 out of 10 100
1UP! Jun 22, 2002 95 out of 100 95
Retrogaming History Apr 24, 2008 9 out of 10 90
All Game Guide 1999 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Megablast 1992 87 out of 100 87
Video Games Mar, 1991 87 out of 100 87
The Games Machine (UK) Aug, 1990 85 out of 100 85
Power Play Sep, 1990 85 out of 100 85
HonestGamers Mar 17, 2011 7 out of 10 70

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Cochonou (1095) added Thunder Force III (Genesis) on Dec 05, 2002