Payday 2Overkill Software supported publisher 505 Games had a full presentation Payday 2. According to the announcement, the protagonist of the new cooperative shooter will become well known for the original quartet of robbers – Dallas, Hoxton, Wolf and Cheyns. The gang will move to Washington, DC, to make the previously unknown offense.

In Payday 2 will be “criminal network” CRIMENET. With it, players will be able to plan a robbery and kidnapping, and commit serious cybercrime. According to the developers, the second part, we will not just “get rich with good”, but also to carry out any kind of “order.” The stronger the team becomes, the more work it would appear. In other words, the more experienced of our “heroes”, the more serious task. All of this is directly related to the character customization system and production of weapons. Well, since we’re talking about jobs, not superfluous to mention a new category of missions called Watchdogs. Here, players will act as drug couriers.

In short, the list of features Payday 2 so far looks like this:

  • CRIMENET – contract system, the center of which are the leaders of the criminal world (Vlad Ukrainian, black politician named Elephant, Mexican drug lord Hector and others). The developers promise a lot of variety of tasks, whose complexity increases as players progress through the ranks.
  • Four professions – “inspirer”, “enforcer” or simply “forced”, “ghost” and techniques. Each of them has a unique set of skills and equipment. But limited to one does not necessarily. Where better to mix skills and thus turn your character into a better criminal of all time.
  • A wide range of weapons, modifications and adaptations – from sniper and assault rifles to powerful optics, suppressors, various grips, nets, barrels, frames and even the classic wooden handles for handguns.
  • “Assets” mission – fast car to escape, drawings, or, for example, the help from the “inside.”
  • Full customization of the new mechanics and firing.
  • Dynamic and multi-level scenario, contracts, multitasking and variety.
  • A new artificial intelligence, control system AI Director.

As you can see, Payday 2 – it is not just a sequel, to swim to the wave of popularity of the original, it’s full extension, with a lot of innovations and interesting solutions. The second part of a series created for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The game will go on sale this summer and will be available exclusively in digital form.

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