We were excited to learn that Max Payne 3 would arrive in March 2012, and now we're even more excited.

The first official trailer for the highly anticipated title is here, and although it doesn't show any gameplay, it certainly captures the gritty mayhem for which this revered series is known. Perhaps it's unfair to call it a "series" with only two entries but the third is a-comin', and Max has a new grizzled look and a whole new set of problems. No matter where he goes, pain seems to follow in abundant supply…