Looking for the Max Payne release date? Well you have come to the right place as Rockstar has just announced the release date for the much anticipated game. Max Payne 3, is heading to the Xbox 360 and PS3 on May 15, 2012 in North America and May 18th internationally. PC players will have to wait until May 29, 2012 to get their hands on the game in North America and June 1, 2012 internationally.
Here is a little more about the game, and be sure to check out the trailer after the jump.
Based on incredibly precise and fluid gunplay and maintaining the series’ famed dark and cinematic approach, Max Payne 3 follows the famed former New York detective onto the streets of São Paulo, Brazil. Max Payne now works in executive protection for the wealthy Rodrigo Branco in the hopes of escaping the memories of his troubled past. When a street gang kidnaps Rodrigo’s wife, Max is pulled into a conspiracy of shadowy, warring factions threading every aspect of São Paulo society in a deadly web that threatens to engulf everyone and everything around him.
In another first for the series, Max Payne 3’s multiplayer offering brings the game’s cinematic feel, fluid gunplay and kinetic sense of movement into the realm of online multiplayer. Building on the fiction and signature gameplay elements of the Max Payne universe, Max Payne 3 features a wide range of new and traditional multiplayer modes that play on the themes of paranoia, betrayal and heroism, all delivered with the same epic visual style of the single-player game.
For more information, check out the Max Payne website.