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Top 10 Third Person Computer Games


Third person computer games cover a wide, yet somewhat vague style of games. Different from first person games where you're looking through the eyes of the main character. Third person games are somewhat back and offset from the main character thus giving you a third person point of view. A good number of games have both first and third person gameplay features. For the most part this list includes true third person games, but may include some with both options of gameplay available.

1. Max Payne 2 The Fall of Max Payne

Sequel to the original Max Payne, this film noir game tells the story of a cop and a female murder suspect. From Rockstar game this single player game improves upon the original in graphics and gameplay.
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2. Freedom Fighters

Play out an alternate future and defend New York against an invasion from the Soviet Union. Recruit and lead charcters in your fight for freedom.
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3. The Simpsons Hit & Run

Over 56 missions and 7 levels, plus you get to play in the interactive world of Springfield.
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4. Prince of Persia: Sands of Time

Gorgeous graphics, and good game play make this sequal worth while. Control the Prince of Persia as you try to save the kingdom.
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5. Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic

Set 4000 years before the first Star Wars film, Knights of the Old Republic is a single player third person role playing game where you can choose from up to nine different customizable character types, all set in the Star Wars Universe.
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6. Lord of the Rings: Return of the King

Based upon the film from New Line Cinema, this the final installment in the trilogy follows up where the Two Towers game left off, and once again puts the fate of Middle Earth in your hands.

7. Armed & Dangerous

Fight your way through 21 missions trying to pull of a heist during the middle of a war using more than a dozen different weapons.
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8. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell

Approaching a year since it's release, Tom Clany's Splinter Cell is still something special, the animation, lighting, sound, and more, truely make this gaming experience one of a kind.

9. Grand Theft Auto Vice City

For all the recent press this has been receiveing, almost a year after it's release, The crime game Grand Theft Auto Vice City, in terms of game play is top notch. Welcome to the 1980's and Vice City!
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10. Grand Theft Auto 3

Violent, yet addicting game that will keep everyone up at night. GTA3 has spawned all sorts of action from special interest groups that will keep this game popular and selling!
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