PlayStation 3
Sony Computer Entertainment
Idol Minds


Game Rating

User Ratings: 29

Our Review: 8/10


Number of Players
Release Date

PlayStation 3

  • US 29th Nov 2007, $9.99
  • EU 20th Mar 2008, £6.29
  • JP 26th Feb 2009
Controller Support
DualShock 3, PlayStation Move
Official Site

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  • Review PAIN (PlayStation 3)

    No pain, no gain!

    Televisions all across the globe have humans inflicting pain and injury upon each other every day. Martial arts, reality bloopers and viral videos fill the airwaves, and millions of viewers find enjoyment in this type of entertainment. The creative developers at Idol Minds know that some gamers crave the chance to inflict pain on...

About The Game

It’s the funniest game in town!

Load characters into a super-sized slingshot and launch them into active environments filled with funny situations. Score points by stringing together PAINful collisions and unleashing chaos in the environment. Challenge others online (trash-talking encouraged), and compete worldwide on the Global Leaderboards.

Get ready to experience PAIN in a totally different way, in 3D! That’s right, the new "3D Modes Pack" Add-on gives you two all new PAIN game modes specially created for 3D TV sets: Alien Toss and Ice Breaker. As a bonus included with this Add-on, certain modes you may already own or intend to purchase will automatically become compatible with 3D TVs too! Download this pack to see the most immersive PAIN experience available, with improved depth perception and accuracy. Feel the Ooch!

Variety of characters each with distinct personalities and attributes as well as character specific in-flight poses.
Plenty of Single and Multiplayer modes, including Spank the Monkey, Mime Toss, PAIN Bowling, Fun With Explosives, and even more to come in future additions.

Online Multiplayer for 2 players (4 players in Fortress Mode - Smack Pack sold separately)
Relive every cringe-worthy smash and crash with the replay system in PAIN. Use the free camera to get the best angle on your best "ooches".
Unique physics model created on Havok powered events allows for amazing ragdoll animations, while ensuring that nearly every incident is different and game play stays fresh!
Robust online community to compete with other players around the world on Global Leaderboards, track your friend's scores, and connect to the PAIN website, where you can participate in polls, get developer updates, and provide feedback towards a more PAINful experience in future expansions.
Use the Jukebox to listen to your favorite MP3's while playing PAIN.
Earn Platinum Trophies in Spank the Monkey, Fun With Explosives, and Mime Toss, and take on a new level of difficulty in the Naughty Bits Challenges, each with their own leaderboard.