Max Payne 3 is a gritty third person shooter developed by Rockstar Vancouver for Playstation 3, Xbox 360 and PC.

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What do I do after powering up the trams?

I am playing Max Payne 3 on my laptop. It took me three days to complete the game, but I'm stuck at last part, and can't figure out what to do next. I've already powered the trams to get them ...
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How to see what all DLC I have in Max Payne 3?

Recently there was a deal in steam for Max Payne 3 and All its DLC. I purchased the game along with the DLC. Now whenever I try to redeem the code for DLC it always says Redemption code already ...
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Why would I want to use a laser scope?

Some of the weapons in Max Payne 3 have a laser scope attached to them. While this is pretty cool, I actually find it more difficult to aim with these guns as the laser scope disables my targeting ...
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How to get down the streets in Chapter 4?

In Chapter 4, just after killing four guys in some wrecked building, Passos yells from a balcony that "there is a way down the street." But the guy isn't moving and he's blocking the way out. The ...
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Registration to Rockstar gaming social club

Is it possible to play Max Payne 3 without registering to Rockstar's social club? Do I have to login to it every time I play?
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Can we play max payne 3 on 12GB ps3 ? Does the installation take any space apart from saved games?

I am new to gaming so please bear with me, though I have played previous two releases.I bought 12 GB ps3 model and would like understand if its enough for installing. Also Does the installation take ...
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How do I replay the Max Payne 3 intro?

I want to watch the Max Payne 3 intro in 1920x1080 AND subtitled. How do I replay it? Deleting the "Profiles" folder only partially solves my problem, since the graphic settings are stored in ...
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Max Payne 3 is pausing itself randomly

I just purchased Max Payne 3 from Steam. This game pauses itself randomly (the same behaviour as if you were to hit the escape key on your keyboard), and I don't know what the issue with because I ...
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Is there any reason to actually hurry?

I just picked up Max Payne 3 on the autumn sale, and while the game's story does an excellent job of conveying urgency, I always find it hard to resist the allure of collectibles. As always, finding ...
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If I start a new game, will my achievements (guns and clues) go back to zero?

I want to complete Max Payne 3 on hard level, and need clarifications. I collected all golden guns and clues, and I don't want to loose those. If I start a new game, will my achievements (guns and ...
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Painkillers increasing on re-spawning in Max Payne 3 ..?

I found that after each time Max Payne is killed and when he is re-spawned, the amount of painkillers gets added by one which make the game a little easier. Is it a bug or is it that way that the game ...
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Is it possible to recover from a “last stand” when your rival doesn't kill you?

Occasionally when shooting off some heads in multiplayer, I get damaged to the point where it's not enough to kill me but I enter the "last stand" mode -- this is similar to how it is in singleplayer ...
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Are there any perks to being able to dual-wield the same weapon?

The ability to dual-wield the same one-handed weapon seems like the most useless ability to have out of all weapon upgrades you can earn to me (golden doesn't count). e.g., If you wanted to ...
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Are rifles and two-handed SMGs worthwhile in Max Payne 3 mutiplayer?

I've been playing a good bit of Max Payne 3's multiplayer. I was very surprised at how polished it is. That said, I've been playing mostly deathmatch (8-player free-for-all), and I've found SMGs and ...
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How to switch the movement and camera controls?

In Max Payne 3 (for Xbox 360), my movement and camera controls are switched from what I expect. In most other games the right stick is movement and the left stick is the camera, but in Max Payne 3 the ...
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Can I replay previous chapters without losing progress?

I thought about replaying the game's first chapter to try and do better at finding some collectibles, but the game doesn't make the affect this will have on my current progress entirely clear. I'm ...
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Does weapon rank affect stats in Max Payne 3 multiplayer?

Does weapon rank affect weapon stats in Max Payne 3 multiplayer? I see there is dual wielding unlocks tied to weapon rank, but I can't tell if there are stats changes as well, e.g. damage, accuracy, ...
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How to equip and use the golden guns?

I'm in my first playthrough of Max Payne 3 and I can't figure out how to equip the golden guns, once all the pieces have been found. Are those available later, in some sort of "new game+" playthrough ...
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Is it possible to prevent Max from switching weapons during cutscenes?

Each time a cutscene starts (and god knows it's pretty much all the time in this game), Max switches back to any single right handed weapon he's got. This is highly annoying, mostly when the cutscene ...
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How do you obtain the Golden Weapons and Clues achievement in Max Payne 3?

I was wondering how to achieve the Golden Weapons and Clues in Max Payne 3. I tried it by choosing chapter 2, then I found all the weapon parts and clues but when chapter 3 was initiated and I quit, I ...
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Can anyone explain this quote from Max to me?

Spoilers on the last mission. When Max was about to execute Becker, I realize that cutscene at the start of the game was a flashforward in the game. Max seems to be talking about someone or some ...
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Will Maxpayne 3 levels all be the same? [closed]

So I reached chapter 5 in MaxPayne 3. However I noticed a pattern of going from one place to another and getting ambushed by 10+ guys. Will it become different in the next chapters? No spoilers ...
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Can you always win last man standing?

I seem to frequently die in the 'last man standing' showdown because: Out of ammo. Target is obstructed by cover. Max is in an awkward position e.g.doing a flip, and can't get a target in time. ...
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Why is MAX PAYNE 3 so Huge? [closed]

What can be the reason behind a 35GB game ? As I believe Windows 7 has much more programming that Max Payne 3 game but still Windows 7 is much smaller ! So what does it contain that makes it such big ...
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How to change Max Payne 3 game run configuration?

Is there any in-game or before start configuration menu? I only found commandline arguments - link, but I cant believe there is no GUI to it.
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How many golden guns are in the game and what is their purpose?

I've played the first three chapters of the game, and until now I've just found one of the golden gun pieces. How many of these guns are in the game? Do they have any purpose or is it just an ...
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Which parts of the Story mode, will successfully doing a 'stealth kill' with a silenced weapon affect gameplay?

I've observed that when you kill the first group of enemies you meet in Chapter 5, with the default silenced pistol and without any enemy being able to fire a shot, enemies won't be alerted to your ...
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Do the bullets fired at the final enemy in an area subtract from your total ammunition?

In Max Payne 3, when you start shooting the final enemy in an area, the game goes into a slow motion "overkill mode" (not sure if there's a proper term for it) allowing you to fire many rounds at the ...
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Subtitles for portuguese dialogues

Is it possible to get the translation for the portuguese dialogues, or am I supposed to not understand what they're saying? Is it made on purpose to add to the "stranger in a strange land" atmosphere? ...
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How to set the loadout's default weapon to dual wield?

In my custom loadout I have two single handed weapons (pistol and an uzi). Every time I spawn I need to manually change to dual wielding, something that is quite cumbersome to do on the console. How ...
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Is there a way to quickly switch weapons in Max Payne 3?

Sometimes I will be holding a shotgun/rifle and then it will break to a cut-scene. After the cut-scene completes there will be a lot of enemies but I will now be equipped with a pistol and the shotgun ...
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How much time has passed since the events in Max Payne 2?

In Max Payne 3 we're not given a timeframe that sets the action in a specified year. Is it stated anywhere how much time has passed since the events in Max Payne 2? Max looks like he has aged, but it ...
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How do clues in Max Payne affect gameplay?

How do clues affect gameplay in Max Payne? Do they change the story at all?