Treatment is remaking the primary two Max Payne video games with its personal engine



Treatment has introduced a improvement partnership with Rockstar Video games to remake the primary two Max Payne video games.

In an announcement (on the corporate’s investor portal?), Treatment introduced that it is reinvigorated its long-dormant relationship with Rockstar Video games, which revealed the primary two entries within the collection: Max Payne and Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne.

A 3rd recreation, Max Payne 3, was developed and launched by Rockstar Video games in 2012. It sadly noticed disappointing gross sales numbers, sending the collection into dormancy.  

In a world the place the phrases “remake,” “reboot,” and “remaster” can all check with very comparable merchandise, it is value noting that Treatment has defined it’s re-developing the 2 video games utilizing its in-house Northlight engine. It additionally famous that the mixed video games might be “the identical dimension as a typical Treatment manufacturing.

Treatment additionally took the bizarre step of sharing monetary particulars from its cope with Rockstar. Although not particular, it said that it has a “royalty alternative” with Rockstar Video games that can set off after the writer has recouped its improvement, advertising and marketing, and different prices for distributing and publishing the remake.

It is value noting that Treatment’s improvement operations are actually scaling up. The sport is engaged on new Management video games, a brand new Alan Wake recreation, and extra.

The studio has the monetary chutzpah to again up that formidable schedule although. It not too long ago accepted a 3.8 % funding from Tencent and introduced the opening of a Swedish subsidiary

And if you wish to revisit the Max Payne collection, the video games have been are backwards appropriate on Xbox.