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”.
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