Max Payne 3
Making a welcome return in Max Payne 3, this hard-hitting, reliable handgun - a staple since Max\\\'s NYPD days - features machine-gun like firing rates plus the ability to dual-wield.
Developed in parallel with the game\\\'s console versions, the PC version of Max Payne 3 supports a number of advanced graphics options, scalable high-resolution textures and character models, DirectX11 features, multi-monitor support and 3D.
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 modes like Gang Wars, where events from the single-player game are used as narrative starting points for the matches and the outcome of each fight drives the dynamically shifting storyline, plus features like Vendettas, Bursts and the ability to join Crews.
The spot features the original soundtrack song \\\"TEARS\\\" by HEALTH - look for more info about the game\\\'s original soundtrack in the days ahead...
Check out the latest video in the Design and Technology Series that shows how enhancements to this signature mechanic add a new level of drama and detail to the third person shooter.
These close-quarters specialists are just as great to make a noisy entrance as they are at dropping bad guys with their ferocious heavy rounds.
In this video, see how Max Payne 3 Multiplayer brings the franchise\\\'s combination of highly responsive and cinematic shooting action to the realm of online multiplayer across a range of game modes, the implementation of Max\\\'s signature Bullet Time special ability and how Rockstar utilized the third-person perspective - allowing players to connect with a character they can see while still retaining full fluid control during gunplay.
This video focuses on what makes Max Payne 3 a uniquely cinematic action game, thanks to a series of presentation innovations that move the game seamlessly from cutscene to gunplay and from one chapter to the next, resulting in an immersive experience that keeps the player locked in Max\\\'s dark and twisted story.
Max fights to uncover the truth and return her to safety amidst a treacherous web of lawless street gangs, ruthless paramilitary units - and his own personal demons. Watch the new trailer now in high-definition here and visit the Max Payne 3 official website for lots more including additional videos, screenshots, features on weaponry, gangs, and much more.
With a precision targeting system that's reflective of a first person game and lifelike weapon animation design, Max Payne 3 creates an unparalleled level of immersion and cinematic realism.
Max Payne 3 is set for release in March 2012.
Still haunted by the memories of his traumatic past, Max begins a new life working private security protecting a wealthy industrialist and his family in São Paulo, Brazil. When gangs target the family under his protection, Max is forced to fight to save his clients and clear his name, in a bid to, once and for all, rid himself of the demons that have tortured him for far too long.