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Max Payne 3 Golden Guns Locations Guide


Max Payne 3 features trophy ‘Golden Guns’ which you can unlock by finding hidden parts of these guns throughout your adventures. Each golden gun is made up of three hidden parts; find them all to experience the special weapon. Collecting all the golden guns gets you A License To Kill achievement or trophy.

You can access the menu in the grinds and see which Golden Guns part you have retrieved and which you are still missing. If you have made your mind to collect all Golden Guns in the game, continue reading!

For more help on Max Payne 3, read our Tourist Locations and Clues Locations Guide.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter #1

Golden PT92 Part #1
Location. Look on the left side of the corridor near the window, right after the tutorial finishes.

Golden PT92 Part #2
Location. Look for this hidden part on the right side of the hallway, near the plants next to the window. It is after you take the elevator down from the lobby.

Golden PT92 Part #3
Location. Second area of the garage, after opening the first gate, look on the right side of the B01 parking space.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter #2

Golden .38 Revolver Part #1
Location. Starting area, behind DJ’s desk. Clear the room and climb the desk by pressing A to retrieve it.

Golden Mini-30 Part #1
Location. Search the VIP area, behind the bar.

Golden .38 Revolver Part #2
Location. When you see come across club’s owner, look for this part to the left, behind DJ’s desk. To reach there, follow the stairs to the left and through the doors.

Golden Mini-30 Part #2
Location. When you enter the club’s lounge after exiting the kitchen, you will be in a round room and in the central area of this room, on one of the tables, is the second part of Golden Mini-30.

Golden Mini-30 Part #3
Location. When the chase resumes after the helicopter shoot-out, drop down the stairs of the helipad and turn right into a small room. Search the floor and look for the Golden Mini-30 near a white couch.

Golden .38 Revolver Part #3
Location. As you are chasing Fabiana on the roof, you will come across a large red sign placed on a platform, which you will have to go around. On the far side of this platform is the third hidden part of Golden .38 Revolver.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 3

Golden M10 Part #1
Location. In the recording room, next to the camera, on the floor. Recording room is near the area where you find the injured gangster whom you investigate.

Golden M2A1 Part #1
Location. In the souvenirs’ room, by the stand. It’s location is marked by the a big poster showing a football team.

Golden M10 Part #2
Location. When Passos kills the first sniper and is covering your ass, check the lower row of tribune and you should find the hidden piece of Golden M10.

Golden M10 Part #3
Location. In the trophy room, to the left, behind VIP seats by the window.

Golden M2A1 Part #2
Location. When you attempt to reach the other side of the tribune, make sure you drop down and search the left side of the tribune to find a hidden Golden M2A1 part behind a corner. You need to be super-quick to retrieve it or Passos will run out of ammo and you are DEAD.

Golden M2A1 Part #3
Location. After finding out the whereabouts of Fabiana and are going to kill to second sniper. You will come across another Tribune whom you will have to cross to reach the tower.

Go upstairs, turn right and look for this hidden part at the end of the row, in the corner. You will have to move from cover to cover else you will get sniped.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 4

Golden 1911 Part #1
Location. Start of the chapter, in the bar. Clear the area and search behind the last couch.

Golden 1911 Part #2
Location. Same place, take the stairs near the pool table, leading to the corridor to the left of which is second part of Golden 1911.

Golden 1911 Part #3
Location. After exiting the bar and clearing the backyard, return to where you started and look under the stairs that took you outside the bar for the final part of Golden 1911.

Golden M500 Part #1
Location. Inside Max’s apartment, near the table by the window.

Golden SAF 40 CAL Part #1
Location. When you are escaping the building, you will come across an area destroyed by Brewer’s explosion. To your right is an apartment, by the stairs. Search the apartment. Golden SAF 40 Cal hidden part is on the floor near the refrigerator.

Golden M500 Part #2
Location. When you reach the roof, clear it and turn right from the entrance and another right until you reach the dead-end. Now, look on the floor to find another hidden part of Golden M500.

Golden SAF 40 CAL Part #2
Location. After you fall down from Water Tower for quick-time-event, Passos will appear and asks you to follow him. Instead of following him, turn left and explore the far side of the roof. To right, near the dead-end, you should find another hidden piece of Golden SAF 40 Cal.

Golden M500 Part #3
Location. Look for a hidden corridor to your left on the second floor of the damaged building. It’s best to clear the area and then look for the corridor, behind the wall and retrieve the final piece of Golden M500.

Golden SAF 40 CAL Part #3
Location. After clearing the garage, search the room to your left. On the desk, you will find the final piece of Golden SAF 40 Cal.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 5

Golden Micro 9MM Part #1
Location. After exiting the second hangar, take a right following the dirt path. You will come across crates, look for a this Golden part on top of them. Climb the crates to retrieve it.

Golden Micro 9MM Part #2
Location. After the exiting the hangar where Fabiana was tortured, go straight and then turn around. Near the fence, around the corner of the building, is the second part of Golden Micro 9MM.

Golden Micro 9MM Part #3
Location. When you encounter the enemies in the garage and see Fabiana being rushed out, clear the enemies first and then search the upper platform for the final piece of Golden Micro 9MM.

Golden LMG .30 Part #1
Location. After exiting the garage, through the courtyard you will enter another building. In the backroom of this building, you will notice several containers. First part of Golden LMB .30 is in one of them.

Golden LMG .30 Part #2
Location. After crossing the docks and clearing the first area, go through the gate and you will come across a shack in front of you. Get inside and look for the second part of Golden LMB .30 behind the barrels.

Golden LMG .30 Part #3
Location. After activating the walkway, go to the docks, and to the left, look for a small office. Go around it and follow the platforms to reach another dead-end. This is where you will find final hidden piece of Golden LMB .30.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 6

Golden MD-97L Part #1
Location. When you are finally in control of Max Payne, finish the enemies in the center and search the office to your left. Look for the first part of Golden MD-97L behind the desk in the office.

Golden MD-97L Part #2
Location. Restore the security system and move to Bronco’s office, through the garden. After talking to Bronco (Rodrigo), turn around and look for second part of Golden MD-97L by the waterfall, on the ground.

Golden MD-97L Part #3
Location. In the lobby, investigate the model stand to your right. You will notice the final Golden MD-97L part; break the glass to retrieve it.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 7

Golden Sawn-Off Part #1
Location. Search the bathroom of the Striptease to retrieve this hidden part.

Golden Sawn-Off Part #2
Location. After the QTE when you are coming down while fighting enemies, look left behind a door, you should notice the second part of Golden Sawn-Off.

Golden SPAS-15 Part #1
Location. Look for some crates near a door to your left after reaching the other side of the hangar. Behind these crates is the first part of Golden SPAS-15.

Golden SPAS-15 Part #2
Location. After you go through a gate that triggers a cut-scene, look for the iron platforms to your right, retrieve second part of Golden SPAS-15 from behind these platforms.

Golden SPAS-15 Part #3
Location. After jumping off the ledge, retrieve it from behind the wall. In front of this it is a shrine (Wall); if you come across the Claudio Shrine first, turn around and at the end of the street, retrieve final golden SPAS-15 part.

Golden Sawn-Off Part #3
Location. After being captured and fighting off the enemies, just before the exit through the stairs, look on your left for this final part of Golden Sawn-Off.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 8

Golden Gun Auto 9MM Part #1
Location. After you meet Passos in the cemetery, you will come across stairs and on the right side of these stairs, are crypts. In front of them is the first part of Golden Auto 9MM.

Golden Gun 608 Bull Part #1
Location. Kill the enemies near the car and on the right side of Mausoleum that is higher than others, is Golden 608 Bull piece.

Golden Gun Auto 9MM Part #2
Location. When you come across many urns around you, take the corridor to your right and at the end, you should see the second piece of Golden Auto 9MM replacing an urn.

Golden Gun 608 Bull Part #2
Location. After saving Passos and finishing the enemies around the tomb, look for the second part of Golden 608 Bull by the sarcophagus.

Golden Gun Auto 9MM Part #3
Location. After escaping the area where your grave was, turn left and into the building. To your right, should be a small chamber. On its floor, is the final piece of Golden Auto 9MM.

Golden Gun 608 Bull Part #3
Location. After the cut-scene in the church, it should be on the floor under the priest’s desk, right in front of you.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 9

DE .50 Gold Gun Part #1
Location. After the second cut-scene and killing the paramilitary units that you encounter afterwards, take the stairs down and to your left, look for a house. It’s second floor has been destroyed and first one is green, check the entrance of this house and you should notice the first part of the DE .50.

M972 Gold Gun Part #1
Location. After encountering a dead body on stairs, while making your way to the next street, you will come across a woman that runs away from you, that locks herself in the room. Search the bathroom to retrieve this golden piece. It’s the building in which Max walks slow.

M972 Gold Gun Part #2
Location. After falling through the roof having completed the helicopter quick-time event, you will exit the building. Now, to the left side of the street, next to stairs, is the second part of Golden M972.

DE .50 Gold Gun Part #2
Location. It’s hidden so difficult to spot. After you see paramilitaries escorting the residents, from the backyard, to your left, look for the two tires and a wheel. Retrieve this golden part from behind them.

M972 Gold Gun Part #3
Location. When you reach the dead-end after crossing the house with green carpet at the door, look at your left on the ground for the final part of Golden M972.

DE .50 Gold Gun Part #3
Location. After crossing the balcony and reaching the other side of the street. You will come across a wooden bridge, in front of which is a hidden area. Enter using the gate to the left and look for this part of the ground.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 10

Golden Gun FAL Part #1
Location. Start of the chapter when you kill the snipers on the roof, look for this golden part to the right of the junkyard, by the bus without the roof.

Golden Gun M4 Super 90 Part #1
Location. Enter the cabin inside the garage to retrieve the Golden M4 Super 90 piece.

Golden Gun M4 Super 90 Part #2
Location. Exit the paint booth after saving Giovanna. Instead of following the stairs, check the workbench to find the second Golden M4 Super 90 golden piece.

Golden Gun FAL Part #2
Location. After clearing the next area, search the bus and you should find the second golden FAL piece.

Golden Gun M4 Super 90 Part #3
Location. Once you are inside the next building and clearing the second floor, locate the office on the far side to the right. Look for the Golden M4 Super 90 piece on the table next to the desk.

Golden Gun FAL Part #3
Location. After reaching the ground floor, take out the paramilitary guy and explore the office he came out. You should find it behind the desk.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 11

Golden Gun Super Sport Part #1
Location. Make your way to the backroom through restaurant and kitchen. When inside, search the ground.

Golden Gun Super Sport Part #2
Location. After clearing the upper deck, to your right is a dead-end and on the floor is the second part of Golden Super Sport.

Golden Gun AK-47 Part #1
Location. When you reach the upper bridge and cross the bar, you will hear Max whine about checking every inch of the boat after the two doors open, leading you to the bridge.

Instead of going upstairs, look for a painting to your left with a hidden safe. Take the picture down off the wall. Open the safe to retrieve the first part of Golden AK-47. Exit and head straight towards the docks.

Golden Gun AK-47 Part #2
Location. After entering the docks area, turn left. Clear the tower enemies and make your way to the dead end to retrieve the second part of Golden AK-47.

Golden Gun Super Sport Part #3
Location. Clear the landing area after crossing the canal and turn left right, to the corner by the entrance to retrieve the final piece of Golden Gun Super Sport.

Golden Gun AK-47 Part #3
Location. After opening the security door, take the stairs to the second floor and at the entrance, look for a small balcony down the to your right. This is where you retrieve the final piece of your Goldan Ak-47.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 12

Golden RPG Part #1
Location. On the second floor of the destroyed building, search the bathroom to your left.

Golden FMP G3S Part #1
Location. During the firefights on the second floor of the said building, you will come across a hallway on left and a room on your right. Look for a crate in the hallway and behind it you should find the first part of the Golden FMP G3S.

Golden RPG Part #2
Location. When you are on the second floor, in the hallway, search the first room to your right. You should see this golden piece by the destroyed wall.

Golden FMP G3S Part #2
Location. In the starting area of the third floor, kill the enemies around and check the desk to the right of the room. Search the area behind and you should find Golden FMP G3S.

Golden FMP G3S Part #3
Location. In the next area that you enter after the cutscene showing Serrano and the doctor, search the right side and look for a brown couch. You will find the final piece of Golden FMP G3S behind it.

Golden RPG Part #3
Location. After escaping the snipers in the building across the street, take the next gate and clear the area. From the entrance, turn right to the side of the destroyed balcony and look for the final piece of Golden RPG near the wall.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 13

Golden MPK Part #1
Location. After escaping the starting area, you will reach the prison through the corridor. When you do, turn left towards a small shelf to retrieve this golden gun part.

Golden Law Part #1
Location. In the prison, on the ground, behind the wall. Turn right when you enter the prison and you should see it.

Golden Law Part #2
Location. After entering the police station again (after destroyed the armored vehicle and killing the cops), look for a trash container to the left of the entrance. Retrieve the golden gun part from behind it.

Golden G6 Commando Part #1
Location. Move your way through the building and exit, kill the cops and turn right. You will come across a small wall, search the ground behind the wall to retrieve this golden gun part.

Golden MPK Part #2
Location. Inside the showers area, in the training room.

Golden G6 Commando Part #2
Location. Search the kitchen in the next area. Look for this golden gun part under the serving desk.

Golden G6 Commando Part #3
Location. After getting the previous golden gun part, cross the hallway and search the office to your right. On the ground you should find the final part of Golden G6 Commando.

Golden MPK Part 3 Location
Location. Cross the hallway into the conference room after getting the previous golden gun part. Turn right as you enter, and search the area to retrieve the final Golden MPK part.

Golden Law Part #3
Location. During your fight in the training area, you will enter the targeting zone. After you clear the area, turn left from the entrance and you should find the final Golden Law part on the floor.

Max Payne 3 – Chapter 14

Golden Rotary Grenade Launcher Part #1
Location. After clearing the first area, look for it on the platform of the luggage loader.

Golden Rotary Grenade Launcher Part #2
Location. After getting the first part, take the stairs up to the next floor. From the entrance, turn right and you should see this golden part. Go around the platforms to get it.

Golden Rotary Grenade Launcher Part #3
Location. In the bathroom, showering area.

Golden RPD Part #1
Location. At the end of the balcony, to the left of the terminals’ area of the second floor.

Golden RPD Part #2
Location. After clearing the terminal, search the left side of the ground floor, near the exit. You will find it behind a small desk, to the left while facing the exit.

Golden RPD Part #3
Location. When the train stops, check the backside of the train. You will find it on the floor.