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Score Breakdown Based on 2241 ratings
  1. 10 (378)
  2. 9 (685)
  3. 8 (744)
  4. 7 (234)
  5. 6 (75)
  6. 5 (45)
  7. 4 (21)
  8. 3 (9)
  9. 2 (15)
  10. 1 (35)

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  • User Rating 9

    It's Fatalitik

    Rated on January 05, 2006 by remage

    Back in the days when Sega and Nintendo were at war, great games such as Midway's Mortal Kombat 3 would stand out from the rest. For those who've played Mortal Kombat II, the difference between MK II...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    The SNES version is SLIGHTLY better than this one...

    Rated on April 26, 2011 by 76850392

    I remember as a child watching my older cousin Jamar and his cousin named "Chabra", and their cousins/friends play this at a cookout near my house! I remember it well, Chabra/Jamar's cousin called "B....

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    MK3 is a good game, but it fails to improve the series as greatly as MKII did.

    Rated on July 08, 2008 by blacksaibot

    This game is seen by many to mark the beginning of the fall of the MK series, and as a true fan, I cannot help but agree. The character roster itself fails to impress – as there are too many new faces...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Some good additions, but not quite good enough.

    Rated on August 22, 2008 by ForzaAbruzzo

    As a die hard MK fan and Genesis owner, I quickly rushed to stores to pick up my copy of MK3 upon release. Unfortunately, I did not find the addiction or sense of appeal to be a strong with the third...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    Excellent!

    Rated on November 02, 2006 by eugenicz

    I will never forget the first time I played MK3 on my humble little genesis console. Back then, prior to the 128 and 360 bit behemoths of today, games were garnering at a mere 16 bit, and they were st...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Where's Scorpion?

    Rated on August 08, 2010 by georgeshearde9

    Mortal Kombat 3 is a great game. With great graphics, great sound, music and game play, you'd think that Mortal Kombat 3 is flaming hot, right? For the most part, yes. But there's only one thing that ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    I still iike to play this for fatalities!

    Rated on November 05, 2007 by Neloy

    This game is so awesome. This is the first game which made me a fan of the series and do serious discussions with my friends. I think it was the fastest 2D fighting in its era. The character design an...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    To fans, MK3 was a descent game but did not surpass expectations. To the average gamer, it was utter crap.

    Rated on February 17, 2008 by XTREEMIST

    MK3 is the game that did not do justice to the title Mortal Kombat. It could not compete well with the new state of the art graphics found in revolutionary fighting games like Battle Arena Toshinden, ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    A good MK game,not as good as the first two MK games,but has combo attacks and faster speed.

    Rated on September 17, 2010 by ZanarkandTidus

    I loved playing MK and MK2 at the arcades and on my home console.MK3 changed things a bit by being the first MK game to have a combo attack system,and it has it's good and bad points. Some of the...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    There is no knowledge that is not power...

    Rated on March 05, 2008 by StillFreeTagger

    The first two Mortal Kombats made fans scream for more. With Hollywood taking interest in the series and turning it into a film, Ed Boon along with John Tobias and the crew went to work on a third ga...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.