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Descent 3

PC Released 9 July 1999
Genre
Action
Descent 3
Descent 3's all new Fusion Engine blasts you seamlessly from inside to outside. Melding a flight-sim engine with a room-based, structural engine allows the action to race on at full speed, with no interruptions, indoors...and out. BEST MULTIPLAYER OUT OF THE BOX Descent 3 arrives fully optimize... (more)
Descent 3's all new Fusion Engine blasts you seamlessly from inside to outside. Melding a flight-sim engine with a room-based, structural engine allows the action to race on at full speed, with no interruptions, indoors...and out.

BEST MULTIPLAYER OUT OF THE BOX
Descent 3 arrives fully optimized for Internet play over a modem! Remember the intuitive simplicity of Descent 1 and 2 network play? Now it's THAT EASY to battle hoards of Descent fanatics around the world.

MERCILESS WEAPONS
20 Weapons! From the Flame Thrower to the Black Shark, show no mercy as you crush enemies, set them on fire and watch them suffer.

FUSION ENGINE
Descent 3's all new Fusion Engine blasts you seamlessly from inside to outside. Melding a flight-sim engine with a room-based, structural engine allows the action to race on at full speed, with no interruptions, indoors...and out.

POLYGON ACCURATE COLLISION DETECTION
All objects have mass, velocity, moments of inertia, and other real-world properties. Blow off a robot's arm and watch it bounce off a wall and fall to the floor. Launch a missile and see your enemies rocked back from the blast impact.

TRUE RADIOSITY AND SPECULAR LIGHTING
Now you can lurk in the shadows and sneak up on your enemies. Specular and reflective surfaces allow for incredible special effects that portray Descent 3 in an all new light. CUNNING, AGILE

ROBOTS
Over 30 all new Bots! From bold and brutal to cautious and shy, these virally infected robots use their brains as well as their bullets. Robots attack and defend in teams, summon backup help, retreat, hide, and sometimes just sweep the floor. (less)
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