PC players might be feeling a little slighted that Rockstar Games isn't releasing their version of Max Payne 3 on the same day as the console releases, but perhaps you can take solace in the fact that the game looks gorgeous on PC.
Along with the recommended system specifications for Max Payne 3 on PC, Rockstar Games has released a batch of screenshots that show off how good the game can look on a capable machine. The PC version of Max Payne 3 is no simple port. This version of the game has been developed from the ground up for PC and includes support for DirectX11 as well as a full array of graphics options to fine tune Max Payne 3 for your setup.
The PC System Specifications are:
Windows 7 32/64 Service Pack 1, Windows Vista 32/64 Service Pack 2, Windows XP 32/64 Service Pack 3
Intel Dual Core 2.4 GHZ - i7 3930K 6 Core x 3.06 GHZ / AMD Dual Core 2.6 GHZ - FX8150 8 Core x 3.6 GHZ
2GB - 16GB
NVIDIA® 8600 GT 512MB VRAM – NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 680 2GB VRAM / Radeon HD 3400 512MB VRAM - Radeon HD 7970 3GB VRAM
100% Direct X 9.0 compatible – Direct X 9.0 compatible supporting Dolby Digital Live
Max Payne 3 will be out on PC in both boxed and digital forms on May 29th, so be sure to check out http://www.rockstargames.com/ for more information on where you can get your pre-order taken care of.
What do you think of the specs, will your system be up to snuff? Let us know in the comments and over at the Max Payne 3 forum! Check out the brand new screenshots in the gallery below.