Call of Duty 3


Return to the thick of the Second World War in Call of Duty 3. Released in November of 2006, Call of Duty 3 takes the best features from the previous COD 1 and 2 and adds new innovations. Close Quarter Battles (CQB) make their introduction in this entry, featuring special quick time events when engaged by the enemy in melee. Make the right choices or be killed by the opposing soldier.

The single-player campaign lets you take control of soldiers from the Allied Forces, including the American, British, Canadian, and Polish armies. Multiplayer becomes more intense with the ability to affect the battlefield environment, including destroying cover!


Release Date

Nov 07, 2006


Achievements Count


Games in Series



TEEN: Blood, Language, Violence

System Requirements

  • CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo or higher
  • RAM: 1 GB
  • GPU: 256 MB
  • HDD: 6 GB

Interesting Facts

  • Call Of Duty 3 was made in the span of just eight months by Activision and Treyarch.
  • The game’s melee fight scenes relied on the PS3’s six-axis controller. This meant that players were infinitely more immersed in the COD experience.
  • When Call Of Duty 3 was released on the PS3, it had no trophies since the PS3 didn’t support trophies at that time.
  • There is only one melee fight in the game that can be avoided by killing the enemy beforehand. It is found in the mission “Night Drop” which is a part of the British set of campaign missions.
  • COD 3 was actually released with a subtitle in it’s name in France, with the game being called “Call Of Duty 3: On The Way To Paris”
  • COD 3 is featured in two franchise bundles, “Call Of Duty: The War Collection”, and “Call Of Duty Trilogy”.
  • In the single player campaign, there are 14 campaign missions.
  • The Call of Duty 3 multiplayer mode allows 24 players on the PlayStation 3 & Xbox 360 consoles, which is three times larger than the Call of Duty 2 multiplayer mode, The Wii version has no multiplayer at all.

Mod Support


Cheats support




Number of maps


Third Person or First Person

First person

Game Engine

Treyarch NGL

Protagonist sex


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