CrossfireX dev shows graphical improvements and new maps.

It was a while ago since we last heard about CrossfireX. Back in November last year, developer Smilegate Entertainment announced it was forced to postpone the release of the multiplayer shooter due to challenges that arose as the pandemic raged…

Alan Wake Remastered to be announced soon?

Alan Wake is by far one of the most beloved characters Remedy has created. Last year, the community celebrated the game’s 10th anniversary by sharing memories and moments they hold dear. Fans have been wildly speculating whether or not our…

A Decade of Max Payne 3.

When Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne got released, the future of the franchise was unclear. Even though the game’s credits mentioned Max Payne’s journey through the night would continue (something akin to the older Bond movies), it…

First look at the CrossFire X campaign.

In the last few weeks, it has been awful busy here at PayneReactor. You might have noticed the news has been a bit slow in the last few weeks. There hasn’t been anything noteworthy to report on and the recent…

Remedy signs with Epic Games to publish two new multi-platform games.

Update 3/26/2020 15:00 – Remedy Entertainment, developer of Max Payne, Alan Wake & Control, has signed with Epic Games to publish Remedy’s next two unannounced video games. The first project is Remedy’s most ambitious one yet, an AAA multi-platform game already in…

How Control’s Ashtray Maze level was made.

One of Control’s ambitious levels is, without a doubt, the Ashtray Maze. If you’ve played Control from start to finish this level will leave a lasting impression. In the game, the maze functions as some sort of “lock”. Preventing you…

CrossFire X makes an appearance at X019.

During X019 that occurred earlier tonight, the annual global celebration of all things Xbox, CrossFire X was featured. As you might remember, Remedy and Smilegate are both involved in the development of the tactical, military shooter. While Smilegate is responsible…