• DiRT 3
86
Based on 29 scores, 35 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    20
  • Good:
    7
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • Unparalleled graphics.
  • Good balance between arcade and smiluation.
  • Excellent physics and damage modelling.

Cons:

  • Terrible DRM.
  • Lacks the usual rally locations.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Computeractive on 80

Dirt 3 is among the best-looking, most exhilarating rides around...

By eTeknix on -

For a few years now, motorsport based games have been the favourite of quite a few gamers. A few years ago CodeMasters released Colin McRae rally and the popularity of the game style quickly grew. CodeMasters relished from its success and ever since have...

By TechTree on 60

Expert Review DiRT 3 Review (PC)Developer: Codemasters SouthamPublisher: CodemastersGenre: RacingGame Engine: Ego 2.0Cross Platform: PS3, X360Price: Rs 699 the Audi Quattro S1, The reboot to franchise may not have been as hardcore as the earlier ...

By Expert Reviews on 100

Variety, but not at the expense of consistently high quality. Dirt 3 is a driving game that goes all-out to entertain - and it succeeds...

By HardOCP on -

DiRT3 is the poster child for AMD's developer relations team. It runs beautifully on AMD hardware, but also on NVIDIA hardware utilizing a standard gaming API. Broader support for NVIDIA's special AA modes (specifically 16xQ CSAA) could even things...

By itreviews.com on 100

Codemasters prove they're still the rally kings with the latest in the DiRT franchise, finally providing an American crossover with the intro of the Gymkhana mode, plus fun party modes, improved graphics and hazardous weather conditions....

By PCWorld India on 89

Codemasters' latest game in the racing genre is Dirt 3 and comes with better graphics, varied gameplay modes, all new multiplayer and all new 'gymkhana' mode....

By New Game Network on 87

DiRT 3 slides a few changes into the successful formula driven by its predecessor. New modes, less repetitive tracks and weather effects are the most prominent of these changes. A reduction in repetition is welcomed during the later stages of the tour...

By Tech Digest on 100

Name: Genre: Platform: Of course a driving game lives or dies by the quality of its in-car handling, and DiRT 3 totally nails this crucial fundamental. Cars bounce along the bumpy roads with an excellent feel for suspension, as well as dynamic...

By GameSpot on 90

Dirt 3 is a superb off-road racer that adds some great new features and improves upon its predecessor at just about every...

By HEXUS.net on 90

DiRT 3 is the third game in the DiRT series and the eighth title to spawn from the long running Colin McRae off-road racing franchise. The main single player campaign is tour mode, in which you compete in a variety of event types, including rally...

By PC Advisor on 100

A ravishing, exciting, damn-near flawless racing experience that capably inhabits the hinterland between simulation and arcade with the same confidence that Project Gotham Racing once did. DiRT 3 may well prove to be the best racer of the year....

By Total Video Games on 90

If Codemasters' long-running rally series suffered something of an identity crisis with its transition to the DiRT name, then DiRT 3 has put that crisis to rest. The publisher has found an amorous new bedfellow in Ken Block and successfully built a...

By GamePro on 90

Dirt 3 is a standout among racing games, packing diverse multiplayer modes, beautiful graphics, accessible gameplay, and an incredibly deep season mode.Dirt 3 might just be my new favorite racing game, and that's saying quite a lot. Over the last six...

By Cheat Code Central on 90

Rally fans are rejoicing, as the third installment in the DiRT series has finally been released. Those who felt that the series has strayed away from tenets of traditional rally racing might be a bit skeptical about the direction Codemasters has...

By Pocket-lint on 80

DiRT 3 has achieved the impossible: bringing together the rally focus of the classic Colin McRae era with the X-games thrills of the newer DiRT brand. No rival off-road racer looks or drives better, and the only real flaw is a lack of track variety....

By ign.com on 85

In Dirt 3 a few scratches tarnish an otherwise impeccable product. It’s a superb racing experience and shouldn’t be missed. While the agent isn’t the best leader through the tour, and the garage is limited in its operation, the solid gameplay, variety...

By Strategy Informer on 90

Us Brits make bloody good racing games. Over the years we’ve created the likes of Project Gotham Racing, Need for Speed Shift, Destruction Derby and others, and one of the top studios out there for racers is Codemasters, the Midlands-based studio who...

International Review By techstation.it on 80

Dirt3 è forse l' unico videogioco ad incarnare l' essenza della guida rallystica. Il grande dinamismo e velocità rendono senza dubbio questo capitolo superbo! È vero forse l' allontanamento dalle competizioni e dalle dinamiche di gioco del WRC...

International Review By Digital Life on 80

Snart ligger jag i täten och två minuter senare går jag i mål. Jag upprepar proceduren, om och om igen innan jag upptäcker att både ”corner breaking” och ”autosteer” är aktiverade. Jag stänger av några hjälpfunktioner och plötsligt blir spelet svårt,...