They really did do it again, the further improved release of the Dragon Ball Z: Budokai video games series. Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 3 has taken the game to another level of fun and awesome. For a PlayStation 2 game the graphics are impressively detailed, doing its best to bring the characters to life. The environments received improvements too and combined with the upgraded character design it is very reminiscent of the anime/manga series. Remembered very fondly by fans and critics alike years after its release comes as a surprise to no one.
Destroy your opponents with the Saiyan Overdrive Fighting System which now includes the useful Teleportation Counter ability. Experience epic moves that have the look and feel of a cinematic cut-scene which look amazing because of the graphics. The ability to take your battles to the sky at any moment is a really cool feature. Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 3 will get you hooked in no time with its lightning-fast gameplay. The great voice-acting in this game adds to the ability for this game to immerse you into the Z universe.
Another major upgrade that comes with Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 3 is the increased roster of 40 playable characters. Welcomed by many fans for the increase, compared to Budokai 2’s list of 34 playable characters. Characters included are from the Dragon Ball Z series. Dragon Ball Z movies and Dragon Ball GT series. The super cool Goku Super Saiyan 4 (SSJ4) making his appearance is good news for all. If you could not see it already on the cover of the game. Now you have the ability to customise your Z warriors and villains adding a personal touch to all your battles. A series in itself the Budokai series is usually mistaken for the Budokai Tenkaichi series, but in fact they are very different.