Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Max Payne 3

Time for some Local Justice in Max Payne 3 with launch of new DLC

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Max Payne 3’s first DLC drop has launched with the release of the Local Justice Pack on Live Marketplace and PSN. PC gamers can get their own local justice on July 17. The pack, detailed below, is available at a launch-week discount of 480 MS Points/$5.99, down from 640 MS Points/$7.99.

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Max Payne 3 to get Local Justice Pack DLC next month

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Max Payne 3 will be getting its first downloadable content pack next month. The Local Justice Pack, detailed below, will feature three new multiplayer maps, a new weapon, a new faction, a new item, and new achievements, trophies, and accomplishments.

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(Xbox 360 Review) Max Payne 3

(Xbox 360 Review) Max Payne 3

“… won’t revolutionize the action genre, nor does it solidify the marriage of gaming and cinema, but it is a very slickly produced and highly addictive game.”

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Max Payne 3 to get worldwide PC release on June 1

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Max Payne 3 has had us hammering back the scotch and regretting our life choices, in addition to blowing a lot of things up, over the past few days. Soon, PC gamers around the world will get a chance to wallow in self-pity, pop virtual pills, and take on the entirety of São Paulo’s underground when the modern-day noir launches worldwide for Windows on Friday, June 1.

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Max Payne 3 hits store shelves, trailer tune now on iTunes

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Max Payne has officially returned with the release of Max Payne 3 for the 360 and PS3. Now a down-and-out bodyguard for the rich in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Payne must bring out his inner noire Denzel in a Man on Fire-style paynefest (ha!) on some mysterious kidnappers.

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Rockstar kicks off Max Payne 3 comic with free first issue

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In anticipation of the upcoming release of Max Payne 3, Marvel and Rockstar have launched the first chapter of a new comic series based on the game, “After the Fall”. The free issue, available at Rockstar’s site to view online or download as a PDF, tells of Max’s troubles throughout the first two releases via flashbacks set off by a confrontation at a bar in Haboken from Max Payne 3.

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Rockstar details Max Payne 3 DLC plans

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Max Payne 3’s DLC plans have been revealed. Rockstar has announced the initial lineup of downloadable packs, the first of which will launch this summer. The full list is available below, but the first out is the Local justice Map Pack in June, which will include the Police Precinct map for Gang Wars, Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, and Payne Killer multiplayer modes; two additional maps for the deathmatch modes and Pain Killer; as well as themed avatar items, multiplayer challenges, and more. Pricing has not been announced.

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Max Payne 3 PC requirements, screens released

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Rockstar has announced the system requirements for the PC version of their upcoming shooter Max Payne 3. To spruce up an otherwise drab update, the studio released some new screenshots as well. To ensure that gamers’ systems are up to snuff, in addition to the requirements, Rockstar has put up a compatibility page to detail specific hardware pieces. The PC version was developed alongside the console versions and will support DirectX11, and while it will support many advanced options, it is also being optimized “to run across a wide range of PC setups.”

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Rockstar announces multi-game Crews for Social Club

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The Rockstar Games Social Club is set to be a part of a multi-game initiative that will allow players to join public and private Crews that will carry over between games. The feature is set to be introduced in the multiplayer component of Max Payne 3, with the Crews formed transferable to Grand Theft Auto V and future titles, with the Social Club serving as the link.

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Max Payne 3 – official box art revealed

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Gamers will be hitting the slums of Brazil as detective-turned-bodyguard Max Payne when the third installment hits store shelves in May. To tide fans over until then, Rockstar has released a behind-the-scenes feature, a Q&A, some screenshots, and today, the official box art.

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