Payday 2 News (PS3)

Payday 2 and Brothers reap profits for Starbreeze, "what they call a turnaround"

Posted: 27.02.2014 by Technet2k

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Swedish developer Starbreeze had accumulatively lost around £8.66m from 1998 to June 2013, but within just two quarters their generated profit before tax reached £9.59m. Starbreeze is back in the black.

What's to thank for this? Starbreeze boss Bo Andersson points to "new business model, reorganisation" and establishing their own IPs: Payday and Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons.

Starbreeze's new project Storm is "Payday in Space"

Posted: 23.01.2014 by Technet2k

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Starbreeze is working on a new shooter project called Storm but very little is known about it, until now. According to an investor's report, Storm is essentially described as "Payday in Space".

This little nugget was found from the Swedish write-up of their financial report which is publicly available. Courtesy of Google Translation sorcery, Swedish is decipherable.

Gage Weapon Pack coming out today for Payday 2

Posted: 05.12.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Overkill has announced that the Gage Weapon Pack #1 will be coming to Payday 2 today. which will add weapons such as the Eagle Heavy Rifle and the Signature .40 pistol. The DLC also adds new mods, masks (with new patterns and materials) and increases player inventory as well.

Payday 2 Lootbag DLC now available, demo hits Xbox Live Marketplace

Posted: 17.10.2013 by JonahFalcon

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505 Games has announced that developer Overkill has released the Lootbag DLC for Payday 2. The content, which was originally bundled with pre-orders, runs $4.99.

Payday 2 pre-order DLC now selling to all, Xbox 360 demo released

Posted: 16.10.2013 by Technet2k

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Overkill's Payday 2 is now freely available in demo form for Xbox 360, with a PS3 version due later at an undisclosed date. Launching alongside this Xbox Live heist is the Loot Bag DLC bundle for all platforms.

Loot Bag contains the pre-order bonuses as they now become available to everyone, and includes a weapon sight, 2 unique mask components, a skull mask, plus in-game cash.