Descent 3 (Microsoft Windows) - Overview

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Release Dates

06/14/00 Illusion Softworks
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01/01/00 Indie Games

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The gut-wrenching Descent saga continues with more pulse-pounding action than ever before. Dive into massive subterranean strongholds and experience a whole new degree of freedom, as you careen through canyons and craters on the surface above... powered by the all-new Fusion engine. Test your piloting skills against an army of battle-drones and assault-bots using an extensive arsenal of tactics and heavy firepower. Immerse yourself in the wonders of the Descent universe, filled with new friends and old enemies, as the plot twists and turns with each daring mission. Prepare yourself for an explosive new 3D action experience that will turn your world INSIDE... OUT!


  • From the innovative 360-degree 3D technology to a new control system, gamers face a new challenge as they attempt to conquer a new way to play first-person action games.
  • True physics modeling includes better collision detection, secondary physical effects, and varying degrees of gravity per world.
  • Every creature has personality that will get under your skin, and its AI is tailored to its unique environment.
  • In-depth, environmentally diverse levels with multiple objectives for each mission.
  • New, real-time lighting model capable of colored, volumetric, and specular lighting effects which graphically enhance the experience.
  • Fly New ships, complete with their own unique performance characteristics, graphical appearances, and abilities.
  • New weapons including a napalm cannon (a flame thrower device used to incinerate an opponent).
  • Create, play through, and trade your own custom levels/missions with the new Descent 3 mission builder.
  • Multiplayer support over LAN, modem, or TCP-IP

Official fact sheet from Interplay.

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