From Rockstar Games comes Max Payne 3 and Amazon currently has the latest game in the series for only $39.99  (either for Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3) instead of its original price of $59.99. Max Payne is a video game series that showcases Max Payne, an ex-cop who is close to washed up and addicted to painkillers to block out tragedies that took his loved ones years ago are wounds that refuse to heal.

When he finally takes a job in São Paulo, Brazil, protecting the family of wealthy real estate mogul Rodrigo Branco, events start to spiral out of his control. He can’t escape his troubled past as he finds himself alone on the streets of an unfamiliar city, desperately searching for the truth and fighting for a way out.

The game features cutting-edge shooting mechanics for precision gunplay, advanced new Bullet Time and Shootdodge effects, full integration of Natural Motion’s Euphoria Character Behavior system for lifelike movement and a dark and twisted story, Max Payne 3 is a seamless, highly detailed, cinematic experience from Rockstar Games that you’ll want to play over and over again.

But the latest game in the series also is also the first to introduce a thorough and engrossing multiplayer experience. In a unique twist, Max Payne 3 multiplayer delivers a compelling experience that dynamically alters maps and mode progression for all players in a match. Along with traditional multiplayer modes, Max Payne 3 also includes a deep reward and leveling system, persistent clans and multiple strategic load-out options.

Kristie Bertucci

Kristie Bertucci is an L.A.-based writer, who can't live without her MacBook Pro. When she's not writing, she's either reading or shopping (online, of course) and loves lazy days so she can catch up on her DVR-recorded shows and movies. She's definitely a Mac girl, she loves music and is currently on a mission to to have an insane and enviable iTunes library.