Entries in 'payday 2' (17)

Starbreeze buys Payday rights from 505, scraps microtransactions

Starbreeze buys Payday rights from 505, scraps microtransactions

Payday 2’s controversial microtransactions have been scrapped as part of a deal that sees developer Starbreeze assume complete control of the franchise.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 31st 2016 at 10:38AM in News
Payday 2 devs apologise over microtransaction mess

Payday 2 devs apologise over microtransaction mess

Payday 2 studio Overkill has apologised for a number changes to the game that have annoyed its community.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 23rd 2015 at 10:50AM in News
More 'pay-to-win' microtransactions added to Payday 2

More 'pay-to-win' microtransactions added to Payday 2

Starbreeze studio Overkill has irked players once again with the addition of new gameplay-boosting microtransactions to Payday 2.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 13th 2015 at 10:45AM in News
Payday 2 devs says microstransactions are 'working as we intended'

Payday 2 devs says microstransactions are 'working as we intended'

Overkill has at last responded to fans who continue to be outraged by the game’s recent addition of microtransactions.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 26th 2015 at 11:39AM in News

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Payday 2 update adds microtransactions, and fans are delighted

Payday 2 update adds microtransactions, and fans are delighted

That’s actually a lie – fans are right cheesed off.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 16th 2015 at 9:33AM in News
Starbreeze says Payday 2 Xbox One fix may not arrive until the end of the year

Starbreeze says Payday 2 Xbox One fix may not arrive until the end of the year

Overkill, the Starbreeze studio dedicated to the Payday series, has promised to fix the online problems troubling the Xbox One version of the game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 23rd 2015 at 1:03PM in News
Overkill is 'upset' about dropping support for Payday 2 on PS3 and 360

Overkill is 'upset' about dropping support for Payday 2 on PS3 and 360

Payday 2 developer Overkill has said that it is upset about having to withdraw support for the PS3 and Xbox 360 versions of online shooter Payday 2.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 8th 2015 at 9:44AM in News
Starbreeze pledges a further two year's support for Payday 2

Starbreeze pledges a further two year's support for Payday 2

Both free and paid updates will continue to be delivered to online shooter Payday 2 for a further two years.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 25th 2015 at 3:44PM in News

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Payday 2: Crimewave Edition heading to PS4 and Xbox One in June

Payday 2: Crimewave Edition heading to PS4 and Xbox One in June

An upgraded edition of Payday 2 is heading to Playstation 4 and Xbox One this June, publisher 505 Games has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 27th 2015 at 10:43PM in News
Payday 2 coming to PS4 and Xbox One

Payday 2 coming to PS4 and Xbox One

Another current-gen game is being re-released for Sony and Microsoft’s new consoles.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 13th 2014 at 10:01AM in News
Payday 2 getting two more years of content as Brothers finally hits profit

Payday 2 getting two more years of content as Brothers finally hits profit

Starbreeze has revealed the extent of its remarkable turnaround.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 28th 2014 at 11:15AM in News
80% of Payday 2's 1.58m sales were digital

80% of Payday 2's 1.58m sales were digital

The increasing importance of tracking digital sales has been highlighted once again by multiplayer heist shooter Payday 2.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 13th 2013 at 9:21AM in News

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The survival of 505 Games

The survival of 505 Games

“I don’t think I’ve mentioned Cooking Mama once.”

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 11th 2013 at 10:21AM in News
Payday 2 knocks Minecraft from No.1

Payday 2 knocks Minecraft from No.1

The team at 505 Games will be celebrating this week as its tactical shooter Payday 2 has topped the charts.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 19th 2013 at 9:52AM in News
Milestone and 505 reach Indian distribution deal

Milestone and 505 reach Indian distribution deal

Publisher 505 Games has tied up with Milestone Interactive to release its forthcoming games in India.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Aug 12th 2013 at 2:06PM in News
Payday 2 is 'too big for digital'

Payday 2 is 'too big for digital'

The Payday series has outgrown the digital market place, says UK publisher 505 Games.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Aug 9th 2013 at 2:24PM in News

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Payday 2 achieves profitability a week ahead of launch

Payday 2 achieves profitability a week ahead of launch

Developer Starbreeze Studios has announced that Payday 2, which isn’t even released until next week, has already hit profit.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 8th 2013 at 11:13AM in News