Payday 2: Crimewave Edition hatches plans for Xbox One and PS4

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Overkill Software’s stellar Co-op shooter Payday 2 is getting a next gen upgrade titled “Crimewave Edition” which is set to launch on Xbox One and PS4 in the near future.  The Crimewave Edition is said to include “enhanced features and a stash of new bonus content” however the announcement did not include a price or date of the game’s release.

Payday 2 originally launched on PS3, PC and Xbox 360 in August of last year to positive reviews. Since then the game has seen it’s fair share of paid and free Downloadable content that made it  a very successful title.

PAYDAY 2 INFILTRATES PLAYSTATION®4 AND XBOX ONE

WITH CRIMEWAVE EDITION

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. – June 12, 2014 – 505 Games, a global publisher of video games, and Overkill Software, a Starbreeze Studio, today announced PAYDAY 2: Crimewave Edition, the PlayStation®4 and Xbox One version for the critically acclaimed heist-based, co-op shooter. The Crimewave Edition includes enhanced features and a stash of new bonus content, giving fans the ultimate PAYDAY experience.

The award-winning 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 four player, co-operative experience, PAYDAY 2 features four new skill trees — the charismatic Mastermind, the heavy Enforcer, the 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 fantasy of being a career criminal.

For more information on PAYDAY 2, visit: http://www.overkillsoftware.com/.

The game has been rated “M” for Mature by the ESRB. Follow PAYDAY 2 on www.facebook.com/PaydayGameOfficial and twitter.com/paydaygame.

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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 www.505games.com.

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