Third title slips out of fiscal fourth quarter.
June 8, 2010
Publisher Take-Two announced during its second quarter results that Max Payne 3 has been moved out of the company's fiscal 2010 year, which ends this October. The game was expected to ship during Take-two's 2010 fiscal fourth quarter.
The earliest Max Payne 3 can now ship is November. A Take-Two representative told IGN the publisher has no further announcements about the release date and would not confirm if the game has moved into calendar 2011.
The company re-confirmed that L.A. Noire and Sid Meier's Civilization V are still planned for release in its fiscal fourth quarter (August-October). Mafia II will be released on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Windows PC on August 24, 2010 in North America and on August 27, 2010 internationally.