Max Payne 3, the next installment in the series which was slated to be released in March have now been delayed till May.
This decision came about to “ensure that Max Payne 3 delivers the highest quality,” This results in Take-Two reporting a loss in the fiscal year of 2012 as the fiscal year of 2013 starts in April.
CEO of Take-Two, Strauss Zelnick said “We do not take changes to our release schedule lightly, and this short delay will ensure that Max Payne 3 delivers the highest quality, groundbreaking entertainment experience that is expected from our Company,”
Take Two’s fiscal 2013 lineup will include Bioshock Infinite, Borderlands 2, Spec Ops: The Line, XCOM, XCOM: Enemy Unknown and the recently delayed Max Payne 3.
Further details about the delay will be announced at a later time.