Payday 2: Crimewave Coming to PS4, Xbox One in June

New trailer showcases 1080p port of 2013 heists shooter; Pre-order bonuses revealed.


Payday 2: Crimewave Edition, a remastered version of the co-op Heists shooter, will ship on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in June.

Developer Overkill Software said that more than a year's worth of DLC and updates will be included in the game, along with an improved frame rate, better looking textures, and a 1080p resolution. There's also a new a character ("the dentist") and a pre-planning feature that lets players plot their heists in advance.

To mark the announcement, publisher 505 Games has released a new trailer for the game, whilst branding the game as the "ultimate heist experience on the next-gen consoles".

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Those who pre-order Payday 2 can receive a 25 percent discount, as well as a digital package of in-game items, such as:

  • Red dot weapon sight modification available for use on all rifle weapons
  • Exclusive Skull mask
  • PlayStation 4 or Xbox One exclusive mask
  • Unique mask pattern titled "I LOVE OVERKILL"
  • Unique color pattern, only available with this unlock
  • Bundle of in-game cash
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Since its initial release in August 2013, Payday 2 has sold more than 9 million copies across Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC.

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