Available exclusively for Xbox One, “Dead Rising 3” is the third
installment in the celebrated franchise and introduces a blockbuster open-world
action game that will define a new generation of zombie-slaying mayhem. With
intense action and an unmatched level of weapon and character customization,
“Dead Rising 3” delivers a heart-pounding experience unlike any other as you
fight for survival in a massive open world teeming with thousands of undead.
Set 10 years after the events of “Dead Rising 2,” “Dead Rising 3”
takes place in the vast city of Los Perdidos amid a nationwide zombie outbreak
that's on the brink of decimating mankind. The story follows Nick Ramos, a
young mechanic with a strange tattoo and a mysterious past who must find a way
to escape a city full of thousands of bloodthirsty zombies before an impending
military strike wipes the city and everyone in it off the map. But Nick can't do
it alone – he must join up with other survivors to stay alive and fight their
way out before it's too late.
The “Dead Rising” series is one of the most popular zombie game
franchises ever, with more than 5.4 million units sold worldwide to date.
- A darker story of survival in a massive open world: “Dead Rising 3”
takes the celebrated series in a new direction by introducing a cinematic
storyline with darker humor and more personable characters fighting to survive
in the new city of Los Perdidos.
- The ultimate zombie sandbox: In “Dead Rising 3,” anything and everything
is a weapon. You can create your own tools of zombie destruction with the
virtually limitless variety of combo weapons – anytime, anywhere. A regular
sledgehammer or a table saw might not be enough to hold off the zombie horde,
but fuse them together and you'll do massive damage with the fearsome Sledge
Saw – just one of hundreds of potential weapon combinations.
- Easy to play, hard to master: “Dead Rising 3” features a gameplay
experience that's both deep and immediately accessible to anyone who loves
open-world action games. With the ability to explore the game at your own pace
without time constraints, a new streamlined save system and other improvements,
“Dead Rising 3” is the most accessible and intuitive title in the
- Unlimited co-op action: “Dead Rising 3” lets you team up with a buddy
for endless zombie-killing mayhem through online co-op over Xbox Live, with
asynchronous matchmaking that allows you to jump in or out of the game at any
time.3 Not only will you help your friend advance, you'll also contribute to
your own story progression and earn experience points that will carry back into
your own game.
- Immersive Xbox SmartGlass and Kinect integration: “Dead Rising 3”
introduces pioneering Xbox SmartGlass features that will expand the dual-screen
experience and reimagine couch co-op gaming on Xbox One. “Dead Rising 3” and
Xbox SmartGlass transform your compatible tablet or phone into a Zombie Defense
and Control PDA. Swamped by the zombie horde from all sides? You or your buddy
on the couch next to you can call in an airstrike to bail you out. Ready to
start a new mission? Incoming in-game calls and text messages deliver “live”
briefings through your Xbox SmartGlass-enabled phone or tablet.