Max Payne is a videogame series developed by Remedy Entertainment. The newest installment Max Payne 3 was developed by Rockstar Vancouver. In 2001 the first Max Payne game was released for Microsoft Windows and in 2002 it was released for Xbox, PlayStation 2, and Apple Macintosh; a special version of the game was also released for the Game Boy Advance in 2003. A PS2 Classics version was released on the Playstation Store in May of 2012, shortly before the release of Max Payne 3.
The sequel, Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne was released in 2003 for PC, Xbox and the PS2.
References in Grand Theft Auto series
- GTA 2
- What seems to be an early reference, Max Paynt Pay n' Spray shops.
- Grand Theft Auto Vice City
- Kaufman Cabs shares a name with a character in Max Payne.
- The model in the Chick's 'N' Guns II poster is the same model for Mona Sax in Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne.
- Grand Theft Auto San Andreas
- The Max Pane bullet proof glass at the Gasso in the mission Tanker Commander.
- The Bravura may be a reference to Jim Bravura of the NYPD in Max Payne.
Max Pane during Tanker Commander.