Max Payne Cheats & Codes

Cheat Menu

After starting a game or loading a previous game press the back button. When you see the menu press and hold the L+R triggers at the same time, while still holding the triggers, press and hold L+R analog sticks at the same time ( make sure the sticks don't move after you have pushed down on them. If they do the code won't work), while holding the triggers and the Analog sticks quickly press WHT, BLK, BLK, WHT, WHT, BLK. this will activate the cheat menu. At first you will only get the refill option. After you beat the game and save it the next time you access the cheat menu you will get the all weapons option as well as refill. Refill recharges everything.

Level Skip

Press Start during gameplay. Then, hold L and press Black (4), X (6), Y (3), Back. When you are at the main menu, go back, and a sound will confirm that the current chapter has been completed.

Max Payne Hints, Tips, Tricks, Secrets, & Glitches

Secret Room On Parking Garage Level

Just before you go down the first ramp and you're still outside, jump on the barrels to the right of the entrance. Next, hop on the small AC jutting out of the wall, then onto the roof. Shoot at the wall to your right until it falls away, and go into the room; then drop down the grate into the hidden room. Inside are some supplies, and if you use the radio, you can listen to some of the developers talk a bit.

How To Knock Down The Tower!!!

On the last level of the game, you chase the woman p the stairs. Your objective is to knock down the tower. To accomplish this you need to equip your grenade launcher and head around the wall till you see a locked door that is by glass windows. You need to CAREFULLY jump over the rail and head to the ledge. Once you are there you need to look left past the dividing wall towards the "spike" on the corner. Aim above the End of the wire and shoot at it.Once it is snapped guys will comeout, stay where you are(by the rail) and head back to the open corner.You will then shoot that wire and let it snap. RUSH over towards the glass(still by the rail) and shoot the tower with the launcher. Enjoy the closing cinema!!!

Bonus Level

Successfully complete the game on the "New York Minute" difficulty setting to unlock a new bonus level where you have to kill a lot of enemies, all in bullet time.

New Difficulty

Beat the game and get 2 new difficulties!

Secret Room In Training Mode

All the way at the end of the street were the polic cars are, jump on the boxes, then jump on the fan. After that, you run up the fire escape. Go all the way to the top and shoot the windows. It will then say congratulations and you are in the secret room. On the table, there will be a machine gun. It is also a good place to hide when using your sniper on bad guys!

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