Blood Bowl 3

3.8
Brutal, crazy, tactical… this is BLOOD BOWL! The iconic death sport returns with the new video game of fantasy football faithfully using the latest board game rules and new content. Crush your way to the top and leave your opponents in the graveyard!

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Put on your cleats, buckle on your helmet, adjust your shoulder pads and breast plate… and (discreetly) tuck a sharp dagger into your belt.

War disappeared in the Old World when the inhabitants decided to resolve their differences by playing the god Nuffle's sacred sport: Blood Bowl. And yet it is no less bloody than the battlefields it has replaced. Murder, mutilation, cheating, corruption, sorcery and even divine intervention come one after another on the pitch, to the delight of everyone watching!
• Merciless, not brainless – Take charge of a team from amongst the 12 available races, each with unique characteristics, and stop your opponents from advancing by carefully positioning your players. Dodge or mercilessly eliminate whoever gets in your way and reach the end zone to score the decisive touchdown! Naturally, the best strategists should have an edge, but... who knows? A rampaging troll might eat a teammate and change the course of a match.
• You're the boss – Create your team, recruit your players, customize their appearance, emblems and armour, recruit cheerleaders and a coach, then take part in the most ferocious competitions in the Old World. But beware: injuries are commonplace, and it's more than likely that some of your players will be carried off the field in a body bag, bringing a definitive end to a once-promising career…

What's new in Blood Bowl 3

• Based on the official rules of the latest edition of the board game, with new skills and overhauled passing mechanics
• 12 races to choose from including, for the first time in a Blood Bowl video game, the Black Orcs, the Imperial Nobility, the Old World Alliance and the Chaos Renegades
• Fields with special game rules to vary the types of match
• New customization options for your coaches, cheerleaders, teams and every piece of armour worn by your players
• A solo campaign open to all races
• An improved competitive mode with new league management features and an official ladder
• A flexible timer so you are free to organize practice sessions between experienced and rookie players

The brand-new solo campaign

An agent has noticed your skills as a coach and decided to finance you and your team, so you can participate in a new Blood Bowl event: the Clash of Sponsors. Will you be able to demolish your opponents and win over the spectators?
• Play with the race of your choice
• Take on teams sponsored by the most influential parties in the Old World
• See how you stack up against star players who are now the faces of major brands, including the legendary Griff Oberwald
You will be able to use the team you built during the campaign in any other game mode.

Competitive modes with endless possibilities

In addition to the campaign and friendly matches against other players or the AI, Blood Bowl 3 has a brand-new competitive mode which lets you compete against players of all levels, from around the world:
• Competitive seasons with an official ladder
• Players can join a league, with new management options and the possibility of creating and configuring your own tournaments the way you want (stadiums, pitches, timing, races, etc.)
• Regular challenges with temporary game modes

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3.8

Blood Bowl 3 Ratings & Reviews

  • 32%
    Critics Recommend
  • 60
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  • Weak
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GamingTrend
by Mindful Phill
85 / 100
The game is rather complex, with plenty of ins and outs to uncover and learn. It is undoubtedly challenging for newbies and can be overwhelming at first. However, you will eventually figure it out if you give the game a chance and don't get discouraged immediately. Once you get the gist of it, matches are engaging and gratifying, and you will be compelled to play over and over again.Blood Bowl 3 is not yet another turn-based RPG or rogue-like deck-building game. It is a rare mix of turn-based fantasy strategy and sports that requires relentless dedication. However, its significant emphasis on turn-based strategy, its fantasy theme, its Warhammer setting, and its extensive use of gore and violence may intrigue gamers who may not enjoy sports games at first but love tabletop-inspired games. Whatever the case, Blood Bowl 3 is worth trying; you may discover a rich, thrilling game that stands out with its bloodlust.
Softpedia
by Andrei Dumitrescu
8.5 / 10
Blood Bowl 3 is a great video game adaptation of a popular board game, using an updated set of rules and great presentation. The 12 featured teams offer variety and plenty of surprises on the field. The mix of careful planning and chaotic execution means each match is filled with surprises and reversals.
God is a Geek
by Mick Fraser
6.5 / 10
Blood Bowl 3 is as niche and complex as turn-based tactics games get, it just does it all with Orks and Elves and dwarves with silly beards.
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Blood Bowl 3 System Requirements

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OSWindows 10
OSWindows 10
ProcessorIntel Core i5-2300 | AMD FX-4350
ProcessorIntel Core i5-4570 or AMD Ryzen 3 1300X
Memory4 GB
Memory4 GB
Direct x11
Direct x11
GraphicsNvidia GeForce GTX 650, 1 GB | AMD Radeon HD 7770, 1 GB
GraphicsNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960, 4 GB or AMD Radeon R9 380, 4 GB
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Languages Supported
  • AUDIO: English
  • TEXT: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish - Spain, Spanish - Latin America, Japanese, Chinese - Simplified, Chinese - Traditional, Korean, Polish, Portuguese - Brazil, Russian
Blood Bowl 3 © Copyright Games Workshop Limited 2022. Published by Nacon and developed by Cyanide Studio. All rights reserved to their respective owners.