Set before the events of the original game, Lost Planet 3 is the most challenging encounter ever experienced on the bitterly hostile and deadly world of E.D.N. III. You play as Jim Peyton, a rig pilot who leaves Earth to take on a hazardous but lucrative Nevec contract on E.D.N. III to support his struggling family, but soon realizes that the threats he faces on the brutal ice planet far surpass anything he expected. The indigenous Akrid are bigger and deadlier than ever and, brutal ice storms threaten at any time.
- Play as blue-collar worker Jim, risking assignments in treacherous conditions to earn his hazard pay and return home to his family
- Fight on a dynamic battlefield with an ever-changing climate that affects the way you play
- Enjoy a mix of first-person combat in the rig and third-person gunplay on foot
- Delve deeper into the Lost Planet world with a full set of multiplayer modes and a compelling single-player experience
- Protect yourself from hostile Akrid and the unpredictable ice storms on E.D.N. III with your utility rig
- Learn to use your rig's tools in order to survive
- Explore visually stunning and unique terrain developed with the Unreal Engine 3