In a rather curious move that could prove to either be ingenious, or just downright foolish, the folks at Rockstar has decided to include Max Payne’s trademark “Bullet Time” move onto competitive multiplayer.
The developers state that only the people in the player’s line of sight will enter “Bullet Time.” Obviously, this is so the game will be balanced or otherwise the entire match would be in slow-motion for everyone involved.
Give it a watch and judge for yourself:
The trailer also shows us some of the game modes the developers have in store for people when they play the game’s competitive multiplayer.
Max Payne 3 will be out on May 15 for the PC, Xbox 360 and PS3.