NFG Summary:Burnout 3: Takedown takes the adrenaline-fueled racing experience to new heights with its innovative “crash and burn” concept and breathtaking special effects. Prepare for heart-pounding action as you navigate through traffic, vying for the top spot. With its extensive single-player, multiplayer, and online modes, this game offers non-stop excitement and rewards for those daring enough to take risks.

Categories: Auto, Racing
Meta Score: 94
User Score: 88.0
Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox
Publisher Names: EA Games
Support Language: English, French, German

PC Requirements:

Minimum: 500 mhz processor, 96mb ram, 16mb video card, Windows XP, Mouse, Keyboard, Internet Connection

Recommended: 800 mhz processor, 128mb ram, 32mb+ video card, Windows XP, Mouse, Keyboard, Internet Connection


Burnout 3 takes the hit series even further, now featuring a unique "crash and burn" racing concept and a one-of-a-kind special effects engine that delivers spectacular visuals. The intensity heats up as players race, and often crash, their way through oncoming traffic in an attempt to claim the top spot. Boasting multiple single-player, multiplayer and online crash and race modes, Burnout 3 offers players the opportunity to race through busy city streets and be rewarded for taking risks that result in heart-pounding action and electrifying crashes. [Electronic Arts]

Positive Comment(s)

Hands down, the best arcade racer ever made. Ever. [Oct 2004, p.99]100Xbox Nation Magazine
Racing games have now changed forever, and entirely for the better – for that there can be no higher recommendation. It’s that good.100Gamestyle
Astonishingly good…This is pure, balls-out speed that will cause even the most hardcore of gamers to rock from left to right as they barely miss ramming a truck at two hundred plus miles an hour.100RewiredMind
This game is an adrenaline filled experience that will keep you on the edge of your seat!100Stuff
The graphics of the game are stunning and the level of detail makes it feel like you’re actually in the driver’s seat of a real-life car.100Australian GamePro
This game is a thrilling combination of racing and destruction that is sure to keep players on the edge of their seats!100Operation Sports
Easy controls help you play chicken with oncoming traffic at speeds so real, you can practically feel the G-forces pinning your jowls against your ears.100Maxim Online
To say that this game is “fast” is an understatement – it absolutely blazes, so much so that blinking becomes a liability. [Nov 2004, p.96]100GamePro
With its killer combo of great gameplay, awesome destruction, and cool physics, EA has taken what was a fun diversion and made it into a near masterpiece.100G4 TV
Every lap is terrifying…Polished to perfection, Burnout 3 is faster and more thrilling than any previous racer.100The Sydney Morning Herald

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