Max Payne

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

Max Payne Patch Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 27, 2001 6:54am PDT

As expected, the Max Payne patch has been released. This should hopefully fix the problems for those people who are seeing their own desktop...


"I can't play my old saved games when I applied the patch....is this normal?"

- redfive see all 79 comments

MaxPayne v1.01 Soon

By Steve Gibson, Jul 26, 2001 10:20am PDT

The MaxPayne website has been updated with some word on a patch that addresses a couple of issues discovered since the game release. They are...


"This game is just awesome!!The first time I had a cup beside me explode from the wizzing bullets ..."

- Studrocket see all 138 comments

Payne on the GF3

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 26, 2001 6:42am PDT

Remedy's Petri Järvilehto made a forum post here about the Windows 2000/GeForce 3 problem that Max Payne seems to have for some people. Its most...


"The game runs smoothly for me. The only problem that I had (and I Have had this with three ..."

- digitaljihad see all 25 comments

Max Shipping Pics

By Steve Gibson, Jul 25, 2001 11:31am PDT

The 3DRealms website has been updated with a bunch of pics etc of Max Payne shipping and the all-nighter they went through getting all the boxes...


"so...like.. does max payne not look like johny knoxville from jackass?"

- chillin see all 52 comments

Max Payne Day

By Steve Gibson, Jul 25, 2001 8:50am PDT

Max Payne is arriving in stores around the US today (and has already apparently shown up overseas). Even that goofy klerck guy who works at EB...


"Help I'm stuck on part 2 chapter 5. I killed 2 of the trio and don't know where to go now. I ..."

- scud see all 235 comments

Where's the Payne

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 25, 2001 8:03am PDT

GeorgeB over at 3D Realms updated his .plan file with the bad news that their copies of Max Payne intended for preorders have taken longer to get...


"Never preorder. Preordering is just paying for the "privilage of getting sent to the end of the ..."

- baron calamity see all 32 comments

Max Payne Shipping

By Steve Gibson, Jul 23, 2001 12:48pm PDT

Take-Two Interactive has sent out over the biz wire that Max Payne has begun shipping this morning (Meant to post this earlier, forgot!). Assuming...


"* HUMP * * HUMP * * HUMP * * HUMP * * HUMP * * HUMP * * HUMP * * HUMP * * HUMP * * HUMP * ..."

- xakmalice see all 66 comments

More Payne Movies

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 23, 2001 7:45am PDT

Max Payne is shipping to stores today as well as those who preordered, but while you wait for delivery you can download this and this new movie...


"Guys, sorry but only 100 places for download. The best thing is to use a download manager such ..."

- pucci see all 5 comments

Max Payne Status

By Steve Gibson, Jul 19, 2001 4:11pm PDT

George Broussard of 3DR has a .plan update on the latest developments for Max Payne. The game should be on shelves around the 26th of this month...


"sTeve: how does one save the three 1600x1200 Max Payne wallpaper files? Rightclicking and save ..."

- jrock see all 26 comments

Max Payne Media

By Steve Gibson, Jul 19, 2001 7:05am PDT

Last week when writing my Max Payne preview Gathering of Developers was kind enough to also send along some images and video footage. The images...


"is this game coming out so we can forget that dnf is vaporware?"

- ColonBlow see all 43 comments

Red Faction Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 17, 2001 7:08am PDT

HomeLan has conducted an interview with Red Faction associate producer James C. Tsai, talking about this upcoming GeoMod powered game.


Miller on Max Payne

By Steve Gibson, Jul 16, 2001 7:01am PDT

VE has a quick interview with Scott Miller of 3DRealms discussing Max Payne which was announced as going gold over the weekend. Your prayers are...


"Seems like the Shack is in a rut, flogging the same six games over and over. Halo updates. Q3 ..."

- hi-c see all 15 comments


By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 15, 2001 11:49am PDT

As noted in Scott Miller's .plan update and the Remedy website, the 3rd person action shooter Max Payne has GONE GOLD. Thanks to all the previews...


"hey the pump for the shotgun is upsidedown..suspose to be on the bottom..duh huh..i still smell ..."

- shock see all 282 comments

Max Payne Space

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 15, 2001 7:41am PDT

If you were wondering how much space Max Payne will need to install..it will be 850mb for a full install, and 530mb for a partial install. If you...


"good news are bad news and bad news are good news very short and you gave us all the ..."

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More Max Payne Footage

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 14, 2001 7:29am PDT

Both IGN and Gamespot have posted a new Max Payne movie, showing more footage from the game in Quicktime format.


"I am not immpressed... Maybe I should take a look at the other clips before I judge, but after ..."

- Fraxxxi see all 4 comments