Payday 2’s PS4 and Xbox One Crimewave Begins This June


The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Crimewave Edition for Payday 2, 505 Games and Overkill Software’s co-op bank robbing first-person shooter, is targeting a summertime retail heist with a confirmed launch officially set for June.

This “definitive” version of Payday 2 will feature all the DLC and free content updates that have been released on PC over the past year, including the Big Bank Heist starring Breaking Bad‘s Gus Fring as a contact known as The Dentist.

Pre-order to get the Hard Time Loot Bag DLC bonus pack!

Pre-order to get the Hard Time Loot Bag DLC bonus pack!

While participating retailers will offer the pre-order bonus pictured above, digital download pre-orders via PlayStation Store and Xbox Live will instead come with a 25% discount.

Check out the new trailer and screenshots accompanying today’s announcement!

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