Dead Space 3 (NA)
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Dead Space 3 brings Isaac Clarke and merciless soldier John Carver on a journey across space to discover the source of the Necromorph outbreak. Crash-landed on the frozen planet of Tau Volantis, Isaac must comb the harsh environment for raw materials and scavenged parts. He will then put his engineering skills to the ultimate test to create and customize weapons and survival tools.
The ice planet holds the key to ending the Necromorph plague forever, but first Isaac must overcome avalanches, treacherous ice-climbs, and the violent wilderness. Facing deadlier evolved enemies and the brutal elements, Isaac can choose to team up, not only for his own survival, but for that of mankind’s. Play together with a friend or go it alone as Isaac Clarke using the seamless new drop in, drop out co-op functionality. Each mode offers unique story elements and gameplay.
Team up and take down the terror together
Play the full campaign in online co-op or single player
Easy drop-in and drop-out play
Head planet side and experience a hostile new environment
Discover underworld cities and accept side missions
Explore the frozen terrain and search abandoned encampments
Uncover the past and embark on a thrilling expedition to save mankind
Discover the source of the Necromorph terror and fight to fend off the extinction of the human race
Scavenge for parts and build your weapon of choice
Craft unique weapons by gathering components
Combine, reconfigure, and constantly upgrade your favorites
Not as great but still fun!Xillion | Sept. 29, 2013 | See all Xillion's reviews »
After finishing the whole game, I found Dead Space 3 to be a disappointment.The horror was not as it used to be. I still found this game to be somewhat fun. I'm glad they added a co-op option to the game so you can play with your friends but i wish they just fixed the story and horror. Players who are new to the dead space series will definitely enjoy this but on the other hand this proves to be a disappointment to players who have played Dead Space 1 & 2. Honestly, Dead Space 3 is still worth trying out.
Horror is gone, but you can bring a friend!Zilly01 | Sept. 20, 2013 | See all Zilly01's reviews »
Dead Space 3 brings a new weapon crafting system and coop to the franchise. Most of the horror of the game is gone, but that is partially expected since the character has experienced necromorphs several times now. While the weapon crafting system is neat, most of the weapons are useless. A machine gun and rocket launcher will carry you through almost anything, which goes against the story saying normal weapons are not as effective as plasma tools since they excel at severing limbs. The coop is a lot of fun, but I don't understand why they put all of the hallucinations scenes onto Carver. I get that Isaac has accepted Nicole's death, but he seems almost immune to them now except for when he has visions on what the markers do. The game is fun, but I don't think it compares to the 2nd game.
Good but a little disappointingcrazywink | Aug. 21, 2013 | See all crazywink's reviews »
This game was honestly a little disappointing. I had played both Dead Space and Dead Space 2 and was looking forward to this new one in the series, but something wasn't all there. The graphics however have improved quite a bit and by the end of the game some of the scenes are absolutely beautiful! Good game, especially if you haven't played the other two.
Great game, but kind of ditches Horror for more ActionUndeadAura | Aug. 13, 2013 | See all UndeadAura's reviews »
I loved this game, but the horror is nowhere near as scary as Dead Space 1. It took the action route with some horror thrown in. The game plays really great and the story is amazing. They left the ending with a major cliffhanger though, so hopefully we'll see another installment!
Some parts of the story are pretty scary and demented, you can definently tell this is a Dead Space game! The co-op is very interesting too! While the host is Isaac, the second player is another man Isaac meets. They did something really interesting too, in certain parts of the co-op campaign you get different experiences based on which character you are playing. The base story is there, but it gives more background to the characters.
All in all, I highly recommend this game to a fan of the series, even if you've never played a Dead Space game, you might feel left out for the first while of the game, but anything important eventually gets covered further in.
Solid game but not scary anymorelok0812 | Aug. 12, 2013 | See all lok0812's reviews »
Hopefully by this time, you have played the first 2 Dead Space or at least the second one which was the best in the series. In this installment, the game is no longer scary and more of an action game. The story continues from where it ended in Dead Space 2. Gameplay is still similar to the series with its TPS as well as scavenging materials and items throughout the game. Some of the new things this installment have is the ability to craft weapons and upgrade them with different types of part you found throughout your adventure. Another big thing is the ability to Co-Op with a friend to take on the story mode. While the game is no longer a scary experience as a single player game, the game is really enhanced by playing it with a friend. Definitely a must get to understand the story of Dead Space.