Max Payne Series News


Max Payne Mobile coming to iOS and Android

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 06, 2012 6:30am PDT

Rockstar Games is dipping into its vault once again for yet another mobile adaptation. Max Payne Mobile is coming to iOS and Android devices later this month.


"GTA3 isn't fully optimized for my XPlay. The touchpads do not control movement/camera like any ..."

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Max Payne 3 multiplayer trailer enters bullet time

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 28, 2012 9:05am PDT

Multiplayer bullet time is one of the shooty treats shown off in a new Max Payne 3 trailer focusing on its online action. If you've been skeptical of the formerly single-player series picking up multiplayer, have a butchers and see what you make of it.


"I think judging by the trailers, MP3 will still be awesome despite being made by someone other ..."

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Max Payne 3 multiplayer 'crews' carry over into GTA V

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 23, 2012 8:15am PDT

Criminal 'crews' you form in Max Payne 3 will carry over into Grand Theft Auto V, Rockstar VP Dan Houser has explained. Their role in GTAV wasn't explained, but in MP3 they'll be used to stoke feuds with special activities and bonuses.


"Just keep SP and MP separated. None of that ME3 crap. ME1 was the best one by far anyway."

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Max Payne 3's comic-inspired cutscenes revealed

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 15, 2012 9:15am PDT

While it may not copy the look of the first two games, the graphic novel-inspired movie sequences of Max Payne 3 are quite unique. In a new trailer released by Rockstar Games, you'll see exactly how they look.


"Huh, his apartment looks like it's the same one from Max Payne 2."

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Max Payne 3 holds contest for gravestones

By Steve Watts, Mar 06, 2012 12:15pm PST

Max Payne 3 is holding a GameStop sweepstakes to put fan names on the gravestones in the "Cemetery" multiplayer map.


First Max Payne 3 PC screenshots surface

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 23, 2012 10:00am PST

The first PC screenshots for Max Payne 3 have been revealed.


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Max Payne 3 trailer is about a kidnapping

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 16, 2012 9:30am PST

Rockstar has been slowly revealing more about Max Payne 3. A new trailer answers one question that have gone overlooked: what kind of mess did Max get himself in this time?


"Sure, looks cool. But seems a little too serius, i mean where's the dumb thugs with a hitch ..."

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Max Payne 3 trailer breaks out the big guns

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 18, 2012 9:15am PST

If your trigger finger has been itching since you found out Max Payne 3 was delayed, watching a new trailer focused on weapons and targeting might help sooth it.


"Tony Scott movie I always thought. But yeah, it looks so fucking serious, none of that ..."

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Max Payne 3 delayed into May [updated]

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 17, 2012 6:00am PST

Rockstar's Max Payne 3 has shattered its planned March 2012 release window with some manner of extravagant slow-motion explosion and is now diving sideways towards a May 2012 launch, parent company Take-Two has announced.


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Max Payne 3 invites fan faces for multiplayer

By Steve Watts, Dec 16, 2011 5:00pm PST

Rockstar has announced a new Max Payne 3 promotion, which will let you submit yourself as a gang member face for the game's multiplayer mode.


"Hehe, makes me think of people sending in their best "straining" face! "

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Max Payne 3 'Gang Wars' multiplayer detailed

By Steve Watts, Dec 14, 2011 9:30am PST

Rockstar has detailed its narrative focus for Max Payne 3's multiplayer, including how narrated sequences from Max himself will tie the "Gang Wars" mode together as a cohesive story.


"This sounds really cool. I'm surprised there aren't more comments here..."

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Max Payne 3 dev talks Euphoria engine tweaks

By Steve Watts, Nov 23, 2011 9:30am PST

Max Payne 3 art director Rob Nelson talks about the tweaks Rockstar made to the Euphoria engine for this game.


Max Payne 3 DLC outed by GameStop promo

By Steve Watts, Nov 22, 2011 9:30am PST

GameStop teased its Max Payne 3 pre-order bonus, and implied some details on some of the game's first DLC.


"Well, but, there's no time to just include that content for everyone on the disc! I can't do ..."

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Max Payne 3 special edition available until January, costs $100

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 21, 2011 10:00am PST

Rockstar is attempting to make its upcoming "special edition" of Max Payne 3 truly special, by enforcing a pre-order cutoff date. From now until January 15, you'll be able to lay down $100 on a premium bundle.


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Rockstar focusing on smaller DLC in the future

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 18, 2011 7:45am PST

Rockstar Games, like the rest of the industry, has been learning about what makes DLC successful. For example, the sizable expansion packs for Grand Theft Auto IV may have been too big and too expensive for their own good.


"So sad, it just takes us a while to play it all--but it's still an awesome package. The two GTA ..."

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