Super Robot Wars Z III (第3次スーパーロボット大戦Z Dai-3-ji Sūpā Robotto Taisen Z, lit. 3rd Super Robot Wars Z) is a strategy/RPG game, developed by Banpresto, which was released in Asia in 2014 for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. The game was released in two parts, Chrono Prison (時獄篇 Jigoku-hen, lit. "Time Prison Chapter") and Purgatory (天獄篇 Tengoku-hen, lit. "Heaven Prison Chapter"). A third part, titled Limboscape (連獄篇 Rengoku-hen, lit. "Joint Prison Chapter"), was available for a limited time as a free download with early copies of Tengoku-hen.
As the heroes have returned home to Earth, after the events of the Super Robot Wars ZII, they've encountered yet another super temporal-dimensional quake. As the result of this incident, the New Multiple Century is born, with multiple worlds of the universe have fused altogether, and many of the heroes have been scattered across the universe, Henceforth, both a new war and an adventure known as the 3rd Super Robot Wars in the Z Universe have begun!
New Original Characters
- Hibiki Kamishiro (ヒビキ・カミシロ) - Male protagonist
- Suzune Saijo (西条涼音, Saijō Suzune) - Female protagonist
New Original Units
- The Invincible Trider G7
- Tetsujin 28-Go
- Six God Combination GodMars
- Super Dimension Century Orguss
- Mobile Suit Gundam
- Aim For The Top! Gunbuster
- Macross 7
- Macross Dynamite 7
- Macross Frontier: The False Songstress
- Macross Frontier: Wings of Goodbye
- Getter Robo Armageddon
- Mazinger Edition Z: The Impact!
- The Big O
- Full Metal Panic!
- Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu
- Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid
- Dancouga Nova
- Gurren Lagann
- Gurren Lagann: The Lights in the Sky are Stars
- Neon Genesis Evangelion
- Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2
- Aquarion EVOL
- Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn (UC)
- Armored Trooper VOTOMS
- Armored Trooper VOTOMS: Big Battle
- Armored Trooper VOTOMS: The Brilliant Heretic
- The first chapter revealed is the Time Prison (時獄) Chapter and the second chapter, the Celestial Prison (天獄) Chapter is been trademarked for future release info
- Bandai Namco released a joke trailer on April 1, 2014 in which the first game was translated in English to Time of Hell.
- Out of all the SRW games to have a completely fixed roster upon release (unlike mobile games like X-Ω), Tengoku-hen has the greatest number of featured Series. Tengoku-hen series list Tengoku-hen has a total of 44 Series (not counting Banpresto Originals).