Alien 3 (Mega-CD)

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For the released Mega Drive version, see Alien 3.

Alien 3
System(s): Mega-CD[1]
Publisher: Arena Entertainment[1]
Original system(s): Mega Drive
Developer(s) of original games: Probe Software
Planned release date(s): 1993[1]
Genre: Action
Number of players: 1

Alien 3 was a planned Mega-CD version of the Mega Drive game of the same name.[2] Scheduled to be published by Arena Entertainment[1] sometime around 1993, the final game would end up only being released on cartridge.


Alien 3 was featured at Summer CES 1993.[2]

Curiously, a rumor was circulated among UK gaming magazines in the 1990s that Flying Edge had plans to bring the Mega Drive version of Alien 3 to the Mega-CD if the cartridge version sold well enough.[3] The source of this rumor is unknown.

Magazine articles

Main article: Alien 3 (Mega-CD)/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

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