Max Payne 2’s 15th anniversary.

I’m not exactly sure how I feel. Yes, there is delight. But there are also inescapable thoughts that serve as the catalyst for an overall numb feeling. Those thoughts are nothing more than the manifestation of an onward struggle to…

Max Payne turns 17 today.

On this day, 17 years ago, Max Payne was released to the public. Max Payne was one of the first games to introduce us to the concept of Bullet time. Bullet time was one of the core gameplay mechanics of the…

Exploring hidden camera secrets.

Do you remember back in the day when cheats were still widely supported in games? While cheats are often used as a tool for developers to test out mechanics or ideas, it also provides a lot of gamers some breathing…

Early Max Payne build out in the wild.

Today one of our longtime followers, Remi Cassan, pointed me towards a thread on the popular discussion board 4chan that seems to focus on unreleased (versions of) videogames. One particular user is stating he is in the possession of early…

Max Payne 2. Fourteen Years Later.

Raycevick is at it again. Nearly a month after the release of his thorough analysis of the conception and execution of development on the first Max Payne, he released another video that features the second. Again, the video is enormously…

Max Payne. Sixteen Years Later.

Can you believe that Max Payne is out for sixteen years already? In contrast to the game’s slow-motion, time seems to move much more quickly in real life. As a fan of both their games as Remedy Entertainment themselves.. Max…

Q&A with the director of ‘Max Payne: Retribution’.

It was teased for a few weeks, but yesterday evening it really took place. The crew behind Max Payne: Retribution organized a live Q&A session with the help of Facebook’s live streaming function. Fans of the independent film project were…