In May of this year Take-Two Interactive were keen to emphasize that the Payne franchise was in their portfolio and that the series has sold over 7 million copies to date. Not bad for a series consisting of only two titles and a Gameboy release all back in 2003. Now what game that has sold over 7 million copies does not get a sequel?
What better time to launch a sequel than when a movie stirs up all the love for the franchise again? The film, due for release this October, stars Mark Wahlberg as the eponymous hero and has already been met with some positive feedback after test screenings. The game would likely be announced near the time of the film to ride off the back of the hype which 20th Century Fox are so keen to build up.
Rockstar secretly working on Max Payne 3?
Posted on Tuesday, Aug 05 2008 @ 00:01 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Brutal Gamer speculates Rockstar Games might be working on a new Max Payne game. The site states Rockstar announced in the Official PlayStation Magazine that they're working on a cool new project and believes this might be Max Payne 3: