For Max Payne, the tragedies that took his loved ones years ago are wounds that refuse to heal. No longer a cop, close to washed up and addicted to pain killers, Max takes a job in São Paulo, Brazil, protecting the family of wealthy real estate mogul Rodrigo Branco, in an effort to finally escape his troubled past.
For Max Payne, the tragedies that took his loved ones years ago are wounds that refuse to heal. No longer a cop, close to washed up and addicted to pain killers, Max takes a job in São Paulo, Brazil, protecting the family of wealthy real estate mogul Rodrigo Branco, in an effort to finally escape his troubled past. But as events spiral out of his control, Max Payne finds himself alone on the streets of an unfamiliar city, desperately searching for the truth and fighting for a way out.
Featuring cutting edge shooting mechanics for precision gunplay, advanced new Bullet Time® and Shootdodge™ effects, full integration of Natural Motion’s Euphoria Character Behavior system for lifelike movement and a dark and twisted story, Max Payne 3 is a seamless, highly detailed, cinematic experience from Rockstar Games.
Developed by Rockstar Games for a seamless, highly detailed, cinematic experience
Advanced Bullet Time® and Shootdodge™ and Final Kill-cam mechanics for stylish shooting action
Cutting edge aiming, targeting and animation processes for precise, fluid gunplay
A dark, twisted story chronicling the return of Max Payne, one of the most iconic characters in videogames
Tight integration between Natural Motion’s Euphoria Character Behavior System and a brand new iteration of the Rockstar Advanced Game Engine (RAGE) for lifelike movement and a new level of environmental awareness
A wide range of weapons rendered in incredible detail: hammers cock back, shells eject from the chamber and each bullet is individually modeled from the split second it’s fired to the moment of impact
Advanced particle physics and destructible environments set the stage for dramatic and chaotic gun fights
New to the series, a compelling and addictive multiplayer experience to match the dark and relentless atmosphere of the single-player game
Max Payne 3 Minimum System Requirements
OS: Windows 7 32/64 Service Pack 1, Windows Vista 32/64 Service Pack 2, Windows XP 32/64 Service Pack 3
CPU: Intel Dual Core 2.4 GHZ AMD Dual Core 2.6 GHZ
GPU: NVIDIA® 8600 GT 512MB VRAM / ATI Radeon HD 3400 512MB VRAM
AUDIO: 100% Direct X 9.0 compatible – Direct X 9.0 compatible supporting Dolby Digital Live
HDD: 35 GB of Free Hard Disk Space
Developer: Rockstar Studios
Publisher: Rockstar Games
Release Date: 1 June 2012
Max Payne 3 version 126.96.36.199 changes
Release of Payne Thresholds, a set of multiplayer challenges designed to reward players with bonus XP for accomplishing certain feats during a multiplayer match
The new Multiplayer Player Card, which allows you and your friends to track multiplayer stats including current amount of XP, total kills, favorite weapon and more.
New Automated cheat protection and lag protection measures.
Improvements to multiplayer load times
Players can now spawn with dual wield if they have two sidearms and no two-handed weapon equipped
Polish language support has been added
Party leader now has the option of taking entire party with them when they back out of a match
Weapon rank in the Arsenal is now visible on the left side of the screen, not just the right
The Crew menu is now available inside lobbies
XP gained for completing Grinds no longer contributes to rankings in Gang Wars matches
Improvements to the spectator camera in Gang Wars
Gang Wars wager system improved to better show betting results
PC Fixes (v 188.8.131.52):
Steam installation fix to reduce the chance of “Social Club UI Failed to Initialize(7)” issues when launching from the Play button
Fix for DLC content playlists not appearing in Steam SKU
Fix for compatibility issue that was resulting in “Received Bad Data from Host” errors
Fix for several code redemption and entitlement bugs that were preventing code redemption and access to DLC through the Rockstar Pass
Fix for “Age/Region” errors when trying to access the in-game Store using a Social Club country that did not match the IP address location
Fix for Vote Kick circles extending above and below the intended display box area
Fix for backspace in lobby chat not working properly