Max Payne 3 Pushed Back To May

Rockstar has announced that the release of Max Payne 3 will be delayed until May 2012. The game originally slated for a winter 2009 release is now currently set for a console début on May 15, 2012 with a PC release following on May 29.

Take-Two Interactive CEO Strauss Zelnick said “We do not take changes to our release schedule lightly, and this short delay will ensure that Max Payne 3 delivers the highest quality, groundbreaking entertainment experience that is expected from our company.

Max Payne 3 promises to be one of our most exciting releases to date, and we are confident that consumers will once again be amazed by Rockstar’s ability to take interactive entertainment to another level.”