Need for Speed 3: Hot Pursuit


Platform: Windows 4.x/9x [Den Bookcase]
8 Players
Competative, Split Screen, Online, LAN, Ghost Racers, Team
Rating:★★★★ (Single) ★★★★☆ (Multi)
Dev/Pub: Electronic Arts
Genre: Racing
Released: 1998
Country of Origin: USA



Included Media: Manual
Rating: Everyone
Series: Need for Speed
Added: 2006-01-01
Region: North America
Resolutions: 512x384, 640x480, 800x600, 960x720, 1024x768, 1600x1200
Hardware Support: 3DFX Glide, HID Joystick, Force Feedback Wheel
Save Method: System
Basic install method

Run setup in wine (win98 prefix, PWD in CD path)

Alternate install
  1. Insert NFS3 CD, copy the following:

    • [FEDATA]
    • [GAMEDATA]
    • nfs3.exe
    • eacsnd.dll
    • voodooa.dll
  2. Copy into NFS3 folder

Common to both
  1. Install nglide. Configure for Vulkan

  2. Copy voodoo*.dll into NFS3 folder (overwriting; may not be needed for Wine)

  3. Run game:

    $ taskset -c 0 wine nfs3.exe -voodoo

    (or nfs.exe -d3d0 to try Direct3D)

Play Status/History

Progress: Fully Completed
Queue: Not Queued