Need for Speed III: Hot Pursuit
Windows - 1998
Description of Need for Speed III: Hot Pursuit Windows
Need for Speed III: Hot Pursuit (aka Over Drivin' III: Hot Pursuit, NFS 3), a really nice simulation game sold in 1998 for Windows, is available and ready to be played again! Time to play an arcade, vehicle simulator, automobile and street racing video game title.
For the latest version of Evgeny's modern patch, check out his blog at http://veg.by/en/projects/nfs3/.
Comments and reviews
jman 2018-08-15 -2 points
Most of the games I download are missing (or it seems like it is missing) a few files. Some don't even have the installer on them.
JrRedhawk8 2018-06-15 -1 point
I still own this game on the original CD, of course I can't play it on the CD because I have Windows 10
Mike_y 2018-03-18 -1 point
It works great on Windows7. However there are many enough times when it won't start. I have the original CD with this game and from the original CD it works just fine. I will try on winXP or win98SE.
The Gaming freak 2017-12-21 -1 point
If I start the game it always shows corrupted file someone plz help
mishko 2017-12-05 7 points
For anyone, who can't run this game, try Rejzor's NextGen patch installer:
Or veg's modern patch 1.6.1 (in the time of this writing):
In both cases, you need to download the ISO from here and then mount it - Windows 10 has built in features for this, while for older Windows system I recommend WinCDEmu or similar.
Admin edit: patches mirrored on our server
Negima 2017-11-22 -3 points
The automenu.exe worked. but when i click Install, it says...
Need For Speed 3 files are corrupted; please re-install...
how could I fix it?
TuanBaoOldSchoolGaming 2017-09-18 0 point
I don't have a CD-ROM to download NFS III on PC. Can you get a CD-ROM to install this?
stingray 2017-08-16 0 point
Thank you so much..my cd was scratched and wouldn't install..YOU ROCK
Wonka 2017-08-09 1 point
I remembere having so much fun with this... downloading player created cars that was insane.. it was a good game :) especially at lan parties!!! oh i miss those!
MasterG 2017-07-25 1 point
JHN, welcome to the world of classic Windows gaming. There's no way around having the CD inserted/mounted, as the game streams data/audio from it. This is extremely common for PC games from 1994-2004.
BTW, this game is awesome and this copy works great on my Win98 PC.
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