Payday 2: Crimewave Edition Gets a Release Date on PS4 and Xbox One

By Jason Tinley

May 7, 2015

Soon if you want to pull off an elaborate bank heist on your PS4 or Xbox One, GTA V won’t be your only option.

As of June 12th in Europe and June 16th in North America, you’ll also have the choice of Payday 2: Crimewave Edition from Overkill Software.

Crimewave Edition is a new an improved version of Payday 2, featuring 1080p graphics, better frame rate, improved textures, and over a year’s worth of DLC.

The game will be released both digitally and at retail for $49.99, and should you choose to pre-order through participating retailers you can also receive the “Hard Time Loot Bag” including:

  • 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

In addition, should you pre-order digitally through the PlayStation Network or Xbox Live you’ll receive 25% off, allowing you to get the game for $37.49.

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Overkill also released a trailer explaining the features in the new release which you can check out below.

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I'm a 20 year old aspiring games journalist. I've been told by people that I am “funny” and I like to talk at people at length about things I’m exited or passionate about. Surprisingly many people do not like to be told at length about many of these things so I've taken to you, the internet, to talk at, should you desire to listen.

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