WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. – August 13, 2013 – 505 Games, a global publisher of video games, and Overkill – a Starbreeze company, today announced the launch of eagerly awaited heist based, co-op shooter PAYDAY 2 for Steam PC and home consoles.
Winner of 4 “best of show” awards at E3 2013, PAYDAY 2 casts gamers as a member of the infamous Payday crew as they work their way through the biggest, most elaborate heists of their careers using the all new Crime Net system, overseen by the mysterious Bain.
Designed from the ground up to be the ultimate 4 player, co-operative experience, Payday 2 also features 4 brand new skill trees – the charismatic Mastermind, heavy Enforcer, gadget-crazy Technician and the super stealthy Ghost – which, alongside a versatile weapon modification system and all new mask creator, gives players the chance to live out their own fantasy of being a career criminal.
Payday 2 launches on Steam on Tuesday 13th August priced at £24.99 and will be followed on PlayStation®Network on 14th August at £29.99, as well as in retail stores across Europe from Friday 16th August for both the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft priced at £29.99. A Games on Demand version will also become available shortly on the Xbox Live® online entertainment network from Microsoft for Xbox 360 priced at £29.99.
With so many options to purchase it’s never been easier to pull on your mask and rob banks with friends!
To stay up to date with all things Payday 2 check out twitter.com/PAYDAYGAME, www.CRIMENET.info and www.facebook/paydaytheheist
About 505 Games
505 Games is a global video game publisher focused on offering a broad selection of titles for players of all ages and levels. The company publishes games on leading console and handheld platforms as well as for mobile devices and social networks. Product highlights include Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons, PAYDAY 2, Sniper Elite V2, Terraria and Naughty Bear as well as the upcoming TAKEDOWN: Red Sabre, How to Survive and Rekoil.
505 Games has offices in Los Angeles, Milton Keynes, UK, Lyon, Munich, Milan and Madrid and a network of distribution partners within the Nordic territories and Australia. For more information on 505 Games and its products please visit
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