Max Payne Series News


Max Payne 3 trailer shows off bullet time tech

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 17, 2011 11:15am PST

Rockstar's getting technical in a new series of trailers, kicking off with a look at its targeting, bullet time, animation, and AI. You needn't even ask: yes, things do get shot and explode in slow-motion.


"If I see any chest high walls in this game I am going to go on a murderous rampage"

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Max Payne 3 multiplayer will have story elements

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 08, 2011 9:15am PST

Dan Houser, one of Rockstar's co-founders and lead writer of Max Payne 3, hasn't revealed much on how the multiplayer will operate, but did promise that it will integrate with the main narrative.


"For the love of god....why? Another game with fucking pointless MP shoehorned in to put a ..."

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Max Payne 3 leaps back into view with four screens

By Xav de Matos, Nov 01, 2011 7:45pm PDT

Max Payne might be getting older (and balder) but that won't stop him from jumping into and around any room he might enter. Four new screens of Max Payne 3 have been released, showcasing Max's fondness for leaping.


"Hmmm... Wonder if theyre still going to have comic panel interludes."

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Max Payne 3 preview

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 14, 2011 12:30pm PDT

Rockstar made one thing clear when demoing an early build of Max Payne 3 to me: it is Max Payne, through and through.


"Unfortunatly many care about that, and less about the stuff you mentioned."

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Max Payne 3 screens celebrate the random firing of weapons

By Xav de Matos, Oct 06, 2011 6:00pm PDT

Check out a handful of screens from Max Payne 3, featuring the title character doing what he does best: firing weapons and kicking fools.


Original Max Payne devs offered feedback on Max Payne 3

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 03, 2011 6:15pm PDT

Some fans have been nervous about Max Payne 3, the first iteration of the franchise to be developed outside of Remedy. But, what do the original developers think?


"Your confusing trolling with bluntness. The only obvious thing is the truth. Bad developer and ..."

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Max Payne 3 is noir, Rockstar promises

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 22, 2011 7:00pm PDT

Rockstar VP of product development Jernoimo Barrera defends the changes made for the studio's take on Max Payne 3, and promises that the game will retain many nods to the classic games.


"for their next game I hope they get the Batman IP, and put Batman in the Bahamas and also make ..."

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Max Payne 3's debut trailer

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 14, 2011 9:15am PDT

Here it is, the very first trailer for Max Payne 3. The long-in-development action game from Rockstar is coming out in March, and this video gives us a first look into how it's come along.


"That's from Alan Wake. It's from the manuscript pages of a book called "The Sudden Stop" and ..."

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Classic Max Payne coming to mobile

By Steve Watts, Sep 08, 2011 11:00am PDT

Max Payne is coming to mobile devices, with HD textures, customizable controls, wired controller support, and Rockstar Social Club features.


"Yeah, I'm hoping for a Vita port as well. If GTA:Chinatown made its way to PSP, I wouldn't be ..."

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Max Payne 3 coming March 2012

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 08, 2011 5:30am PDT

Rockstar Games promised updates for its perpetually-delayed Max Payne 3, and today, they've delivered. Max Payne 3 will be available on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 in March 2012 across North America and Europe.


"I really have enjoyed the stories of GTA4 and RDR. I don't see how it is impossible for Rockstar ..."

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Max Payne 3 resurfaces in new screenshots

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 29, 2011 10:45am PDT

Rockstar Games has released two new screenshots of the game, the company's "next big release on both consoles and PC." We're glad to see that Max is looking more like his former self, and not like the bum that scarred us in the game's original reveal.


"I played thru both the original Max Payne and Max Payne 2 not so long ago, both quality games. ..."

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