Max Payne 3 ships 3 million

Max Payne 3 has shipped three million units to retailers around the globe, Take-Two has revealed.

"Fiscal 2013 kicked off with the successful launch of Max Payne 3, which received outstanding reviews and promises to be another hit for Rockstar Games,” commented Take-Two CEO, Strauss Zelnick.

Max Payne 3 was released on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in the U.S. on May 15, and arrived in Europe on May 18. The PC version will show up in early June.

Earlier today Take-Two announced a delay for 2K Marin’s FPS XCOM, as well as unearthing a meaty DLC schedule for Max Payne 3.

Check out our review of the bullet-time blaster here.