Max Payne

PC, PS2, XBOX, GBA, IPHONE OS, ANDROID / Action / Release: Jul 25, 2001 / ESRB: M

Max Payne Updated Demo

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 25, 2002 3:28pm PST

If you still haven't given Max Payne a try, there is now an updated demo on the 3D Realms website. This 130.8mb download uses the 1.05 code which...


Red Faction2 Announced

By Steve Gibson, Jan 25, 2002 7:36am PST

A PR just put out by the guys at THQ announces Red Faction2, which from the looks of the PR will only be showing up on the PS2. The PC release of...


"The *only* good thing about the first one on the PS2 was that there was no other even ..."

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New Max Payne Patch

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 21, 2002 9:40am PST

Two new patches for Max Payne have been released today. One for the retail version (4.9mb) and one for the demo (4.5mb). Version 1.5 eliminates the...


"I beat Max Payne about a week after I bought it. Then, I tried playing New York minute, hated ..."

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Max Kung Fu Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 12, 2002 6:58am PST

HomeLAN Fed has interviewed Kenneth Yeung, who programmed the Kung Fu mod for Max Payne. JCal asks Kenneth what his background in programming is,...


"One of the greatest MODS I have ever played. Adds so much to Max Payne."

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New Max Payne Kung Fu

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 21, 2001 2:20pm PST

A new version of the Kung Fu mod for Max Payne has been released. Version 2.0 offers drunken shootdodging, enemy kung fu fighting and the wall...


"I've tried this through a few levels... it's nice! The only catch is that it's hard to really ..."

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Red Faction Patch

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 20, 2001 11:29am PST

A new patch for Red Faction has been released. This only fixes a file loading bug, so nothing terribly exciting.


"Red Faction doesn't need a simple patch; it needs a complete overhaul."

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Patching the Payne

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 13, 2001 12:19pm PST

3DR's Joe Siegler updated his .plan file saying Remedy is looking for a few testers for the upcoming 1.04 Max Payne patch. This patch will fix the...


"Anyone else pissed that this patch comes out way after people are done playing the game? Oh, ..."

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Max Payne Walkthrough

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 07, 2001 5:16pm PST

The 3D Realms website has been updated with a walkthrough for Max Payne. If you're stuck, or looking for all the secrets, now you can find out...


"Who hear hasn't beaten this game? Assuming you have it. It took me like 1 week!"

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Red Faction Map

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 03, 2001 6:09am PST

The Red Faction website has been updated with a new level for this FPS from Volition. The 977kb map is called Sniper City Deathmatch. Thanks Erik.


"*sigh* Does every FPS game need a freakin' "sniper arena" deathmatch map?"

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Max Payne2 & Eggs

By Steve Gibson, Nov 02, 2001 9:31am PST

A story on CVG has confirmation of what many people already suspected, there will be a sequel to Max Payne. As is the tradition with most sequels,...


"well duh ;) Anyone who finished the first game coulda bet dollars to donuts there'd be a ..."

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Work @ Volition

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 02, 2001 6:06am PST

If you are looking to switch jobs, or are trying to break into the industry, Volition is hiring. The developer of Red Faction and Summoner is...


"Tell me when they make something as good as Freespace 2 again."

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Max Payne Retrospective

By Steve Gibson, Oct 30, 2001 7:52am PST

ActionVault has a retrospective looking at Max Payne and talking with Scott Miller about the development of the game and working with Remedy for...


"I looked behind me at all I had done. I was cold, bitter, like the weather. But it was all ..."

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Red Faction Update

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 22, 2001 12:14pm PDT

The Red Faction site has word of a new patch for the game, currently available through the Update section of the game launch program. The 1.10...


"This game is a mixed bag for me. The single player was fun but some cheesy acting and plot. And ..."

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Max Payne Machinima

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 22, 2001 9:53am PDT

There's an interview with Remedy's Saku Lehtinen and Anssi Hyytiäinen on Machinima, where they talk about the cinematic effects of the 3rd...


"Anyone have any idea how to pronounce "Anssi Hyytiinen"? Antsy Hi-teenen?"

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Red Faction Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 15, 2001 8:25am PDT

Red Faction Center has opened and posted an interview with James Tsai, the game's producer. They talk about the release of the game, sales...