James McCaffrey involved in making Control!

UPDATED – Shortly after Remedy announced they would make an appearance at Comic Con, the Finland based studio started to reveal the names of the cast and crew they would bring along. Courtney Hope and Sam lake were the first…

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. 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…

Remedy’s Max Payne 3 would’ve been different.

Many of you may know Max Payne 3 was not developed by Remedy Entertainment, but was a collaborative effort between various Rockstar Games studios. Remedy is currently in the last phase of finishing up Quantum Break. The studio’s creative director…

Vinnie Gognitti left us a voicemail.

..and apparently he’s not satisfied with the layout of PayneReactor. Play the video below to listen to his message. A big thank you to Fred Berman, the voice actor of Vinnie Gognitti (Max Payne 1/2) and Barry Wheeler (Alan Wake),…