Remedy companions with Rockstar Games to remake Max Payne 1 and a pair of

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The Max Payne franchise has remained dormant for the previous decade exterior of the trilogy’s backwards compatibility launch on Xbox Series X/S this previous November. While a few of that authentic taste has been carried to video games akin to Control, followers have been ready for extra Max Payne information. As it seems, the primary two entries within the collection are getting full remakes, which is greater than anybody anticipated.

Remedy Entertainment introduced a partnership with Rockstar Games on the Max Payne undertaking, which compiles each titles right into a single launch. The remake, which is at present within the idea improvement levels, will launch on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, and PC. Because it’s nonetheless early in improvement, no launch window was supplied. Notably, the studio will proceed to make the most of its proprietary Northlight Engine, which debuted with Quantum Break in 2016.

We are happy to announce that we are going to remake the long-lasting Max Payne and Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne, in a brand new improvement settlement with Rockstar Games.

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— Remedy Entertainment (@remedygames) April 6, 2022

Unlike a launch such because the disastrous Grand Theft Auto Trilogy, Max Payne’s authentic developer, Remedy Entertainment, is taking the mantle on this undertaking. The partnership with Rockstar Games comes within the type of monetary backing, offering triple-A funding to Remedy. Furthermore, Rockstar agreed to supply royalties to Remedy after the title recoups its improvement and advertising prices.

In truth, it was Remedy that approached Rockstar within the first place concerning the Max Payne remakes. Considering the unique releases had been developed by Remedy and printed by Rockstar, the whole lot has come full circle.