Set in São Paulo, Brazil, where Payne is working in the private security sector for a wealthy local family, set eight years after the events of the second game.
The 188.8.131.52 incremental patch for Max Payne 3.
•Release of Payne Thresholds, a set of multiplayer challenges designed to reward players with bonus XP for accomplishing certain feats during a multiplayer match
•The new Multiplayer Player Card, which allows you and your friends to track multiplayer stats including current amount of XP, total kills, favorite weapon and more.
•New Automated cheat protection and lag protection measures.
•Improvements to multiplayer load times
•Players can now spawn with dual wield if they have two sidearms and no two-handed weapon equipped
•Polish language support has been added
•Party leader now has the option of taking entire party with them when they back out of a match
•Weapon rank in the Arsenal is now visible on the left side of the screen, not just the right
•The Crew menu is now available inside lobbies
•XP gained for completing Grinds no longer contributes to rankings in Gang Wars matches
•Improvements to the spectator camera in Gang Wars
•Gang Wars wager system improved to better show betting results
PC Fixes (v 184.108.40.206):
•Steam installation fix to reduce the chance of “Social Club UI Failed to Initialize(7)” issues when launching from the Play button
•Fix for DLC content playlists not appearing in Steam SKU
•Fix for compatibility issue that was resulting in “Received Bad Data from Host” errors
•Fix for several code redemption and entitlement bugs that were preventing code redemption and access to DLC through the Rockstar Pass
•Fix for “Age/Region” errors when trying to access the in-game Store using a Social Club country that did not match the IP address location
•Fix for Vote Kick circles extending above and below the intended display box area
•Fix for backspace in lobby chat not working properly