Max Payne 3 ships 3 million

Max Payne’s long-awaited return appears to be off to a solid start. Next to shooting its way to the top of the UK charts, Max Payne 3‘s worldwide week one shipments reached 3 million copies, 2K’s announced.

The publisher expects it to become one of the more significant games of fiscal year 2013.

The game is now out for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. After a short delay, the PC version will launch worldwide on June 1st.