Max Payne and May Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne come back as Remakes. The first opinions are consistently positive.
_ “The Final Gunshot What to Exclamation Mark!” _ With these haunting words, the action game started in 2001, which meant the international breakthrough for the Finnish Development Team Remedy Entertainment. Max Payne has been able to record topics such as Neo-Noir more than 20 years ago and connected with a then innovative gameplay: Bullet Time was not only thanks to the film “Matrix” one of the BUZZWORDs of the early 2000s, also Max Payne had its share of it that this technique was used to vomiting in a wide variety of areas. But despite the great success, the second part remained behind the expectations for a good two years later. Only as Rockstar Games bought the trademark rights and developed a part himself, could be linked to the successes of the first part.
Now Remedy Entertainment has announced to work on the series again. However, the Finns do not develop fourth part, but remakes of the first two games. It is not a bundle, but Max Payne and Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne are displayed separately for the PlayStation 5, the Xbox Series X / S and the PC. The technical basic framework serves the in-house Northlight Engine, which is also used in Control and Quantum Break. Financing secures Rockstar Games, which still holds the rights to Max Payne.
When the game appears, is not fixed yet. Remedy Entertainment has only been announced that one is in an early concept phase. However, since it is not relatively simple Remasters, but remakes, ie quasi new developments, the production should take some time. Alan Wake was work for more than five years, similar to Quantum Break. But it should not take a long time and that should not be, if we look at the mostly exuspicious opinions on various social media channels such as Twitter and Reddit. There, the announcement was not only very positive, she also led that REMEDYS website for investors collapsed under the onslaught of the fans: