Alien Breed 3: Descent

  • Alien Breed 3: Descent
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  • Isometric arcade gameplay.
  • Nice graphics.
  • Creepy enemies.


  • Muddled plotline.
  • A bit anticlimatic.

Expert reviews and ratings

By PC Advisor on 80

It's really hard to criticise the game. Alien Breed 3: Descent is atmospheric, a lot of fun to play, and fault-free. But it's also so limited in scope, especially considering this is the third time the exact same formula has been rolled out,...

By IGN Gear on 65

Alien Breed 3: Descent tops off Team17’s revival fittingly enough. It’s atmospheric, lengthy and ultimately enjoyable though it does little to build upon its heritage, either of the 1991 original or the two games preceding it. For a budget...

By Strategy Informer on 65

It's time to wrap the Alien Breed series up, and boy have things gotten rather twisted. Conrad is back fighting familiar nasties in a familiar setting, as Alien Breed 3: Descent attempts to go out all guns blazing. While we enjoyed the past titles,...

By GamingShogun on

Alien Breed 3: Descent carries on the story and feel of the other two Alien Breed games, but is that necessarily a good thing? Find out, in our full review, After the Break!Full Review:Alien Breed 3: Descent picks up the story of chief engineer...

By GameZone on 55

Every once in a while, an indie game will be released that captures the imaginations of nearly all who play it. It’ll enchant players with a distinct visual style, or an innovative approach to classic gameplay elements, or it’ll win players...

By Neoseeker on 40

Team17 relaunched the Alien Breed franchise recently with Impact and its console counterpart Evolution. Impact has served essentially as the first episode of a new, whole game, Assault being the second. Two different writers here delivered their takes...

By Cheat Code Central on 70

Does this scenario sound familiar? You are a space engineer on a derelict space station where the former crew has been killed by some mysterious, rabid aliens bent on devouring and destroying humanity. If your answer is no, then you've likely been...

International Review By Eurogamer on 30

Da Team 17 for et års tid siden bekendtgjorde, at de arbejdede på en opdatering af deres gamle Amiga-klassiker Alien Breed, gik mange internetforummer i begejstringsselvsving ved udsigten til et gensyn med et af 90'ernes allerbedste...

International Review By Skillpoint on 80

Med två delar av trilogin bakom sig borde det mesta nu vara nedförsbacke för den återupplivade Alien Breed-sagan och det tredje kapitlet - kallat Descent - är mycket riktigt också den vassaste delen. Det är även...