The creators of ‘MAX PAYNE: Kung Fu Edition 3’ and ‘Katana’ join forces to deliver THE most explosive and complete mod to ever grace the Max Payne engine! Combine a massive arsenal of lightning-fast punches, kicks, and cool signature takedown moves to devastate your opponents with style! Run along walls, dodge bullets effortlessly, and flip off walls, objects and even people! The rules are yours to bend and break, as you relive some of the Triliogy's most memorable scenes, including The Lobby, Dojo, and The Burly Brawl!

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17 comments by INtense! on Jun 3rd, 2012

Max Payne 3 has just blown into town like an old lover so why not reminisce about the old days by replaying the original two games.... Modified!

Max Payne

The Real World
It wouldn't be a Max Payne 1 mod if we didn't have some high flying kungfu and bullet dodging now would it? The most recent of all the MP mods to be released, however it is only a demo. Lets see where they go with this!

Neo Trinity

It seems you got anime in my angsty. Katana draws you into the violent and chaotic world of an Assassin on the run: - from his Order; from the shattered remains of his past; and from the haunting screams of the countless people he's murdered.

Godlike Ass kicking

Max Payne@University
This mod was acutally modeled after a real university and a story played around it! It makes use of a few other mods like Kung Fu 3 Deluxe Engine (by Kenneth Yeung, MrUniq) and the Enemy Kung Fu (by Ghasp) engine to round (house kick) out the mod.

No safe place Stewie died for a reason

The Family
The Family is a truly unique modding experience, as it follows the story of the young gangster Tony in an entire black and white film noir-ish world of the 1930's mafia era.

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Max Payne 2

Payne Effects 3
It wouldn't be a modding guide without one overhaul mod, and this one is really good. With new spectacular unique effects and with lot of key features that will drammatically change the original gameplay. Everything is created to improve the original feel of the game without loosing the Max Payne signature.

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7th Serpent: Crossfire and 7th Serpent: Genesis
Thrusting players into a world of corruption, secrecy and vengeance. Two different chapters within the same universe. Made by ModDB's ye'old editor Stenchy and his team, so you know it is good!

Train Wreck Gameplay

Mona: The Assassin
Mona Sax is a contract-killer, a job at which she excels. When a Mafia boss sends his army of mobsters after her, assaulting her hideout and forcing her to flee through the city streets, it gets personal and real nasty. Play through a fan story of Mona Sax!

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You can find many more gems right here on ModDB! Max Payne's new story can wait a little longer can't it?

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The Real World - March 2012 Demo

The Real World - March 2012 Demo

Mar 16, 2012 Demo 60 comments

This is the first 'proper' release of TRW, including The Construct, Dojo fight, Rooftop chase and more!

Trailer 4 - Wake Up Neo

Trailer 4 - Wake Up Neo

Dec 14, 2007 Trailers 8 comments

High quality version of the Wake Up Neo TRW trailer - in MPEG-2 format.

The Real World -  Kung Fu Demo

The Real World - Kung Fu Demo

Nov 22, 2006 Demo 20 comments

This is the offical 2005 Kung Fu demo for the Max Payne's most faithful total conversion "The Real World" (TRW). It showcases the latest Kung Fu 'Evolution...

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theexecutable Dec 26 2012 says:

Great mod, but is there any way, how I can defeat the agents? I shot them and they were bleeding, even, when they dodged away.
And how can I perform a wall kick? I did it once, but I can't keep the way how in my mind.

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Maddieman Jan 10 2013 replied:

On the rooftop level, you can kill the agent by kicking them off the roof. :) Shooting will slow them down, but not kill them.

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Maddieman Creator
Maddieman Jan 10 2013 replied:

You can perform a wall kick by running diagonally towards a wall (e.g. press W and A together), and then press jump. If you're close enough, you'll perform a wall kick. You can wall jump simply by running forwards at a wall, and hitting jump.

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LINC Nov 21 2012 says:

I remember hearing about this mod back in 07'. I'm glad you guys are still working on it!

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murdererkatil Oct 29 2012 says:

Hey maddieman wassup?I finished 10th level at the combat arena and bam!A secret level!BTW i see 2 of that green fish!(One in the construct,behind the wall,other one at the combat arena,at bottom :P).So are you working about full mod,or are you planning get another demo about this mod? Good luck mate :D

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Maddieman Nov 7 2012 replied:

Hi there, congrats on finding the secret level! Right now I'm focusing on levels from the first film, so the next release (hopefully before christmas) will include: Wetwall fight, Gov. Lobby, Roof, Subway, and Streets. Plus tweaks to the existing ones (Dojo and trinity), and bug fixes, etc.

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unbeknowenst503 Nov 8 2012 replied:

very nice cant wait for the full mod , very nice indeed, keep it up

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LORPAL Aug 25 2012 says:

Extraordinary work you have done with the demo 2012. Excellent texture and good design. What caught my attention was the difficulty, imagine that both Neo and Trinity have more resistance to bullets and agents but not eliminate you quickly. It is what you had in mind?

And the last question. Any idea when will the final version?

Good luck and thanks for this extraordinary work.

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gayemen Aug 22 2012 says:


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lorenzitto Aug 13 2012 says:

I still remember the announcement of 2004! I'm glad is not dead!

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hogsy Jul 26 2012 says:


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TheKral17 Jul 21 2012 says:

Finally figured how to run on walls.

Selected a weapon, then i held down the shootdodge button and ran on the wall in an angle(I've played enter the matrix so i decided i'd try that.)

Its really great, kinda used it as a hack to get past the gate in the Max payne Dock level. Hehe.


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Maddieman Creator
Maddieman Jul 22 2012 replied:

Awesome -- it's tricky to use effectively, but Ken pulled out nothing short of a miracle to get that mechanic working. Glad you like it. He claims you can run around corners if you time the turn just right. :)

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TheKral17 Aug 17 2012 replied:

I found something new, When I was on Trinity's level I managed to kill all of the policemen and dodged the agent, when I dived for the elevator, It suddenly showed a loading screen of Morpheus jacked in. Then SUDDENLY I WAS IN THE KUNG FU ARENA PLAYING AS MORPHEUS?!

But in all seriousness, was that intentionally added? Or something put in for fun like that rooftop level?

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Maddieman Creator
Maddieman Aug 31 2012 replied:

Yeah it's an easter egg / secret level. You're the first person to find it, that I know of. Congrats :D

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