Max Payne 3 delayed to a May release, Special Edition pre-order extended

Rockstar Games has announced the official release dates for Max Payne 3 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC.

Fans of the action franchise can expect the third instalment to arrive on their Xbox 360 and PS3 on May 15th, 2012 and PC on May 29th. Players will continue the story of Max Payne, now a bodyguard in Brazil, as he seeks the truth as things soon go topsy-turvy.

Rockstar Games has also extended the pre-order period of the special edition, which includes art prints, a 10″ collectable statuette and in game add-ons, to April 2nd. If you’re willing to ship yourself one, do note that the pack also includes a bullet keychain, which can be a “Payne” to go through customs.

Max Payne 3 Coming to Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC this May [Rockstar Newswire]