Payday 2 will get new Border Crossing heist and two extra paid DLCs tomorrow on PC • Eurogamer.web
Developer Starbreeze has confirmed that Payday 2’s beforehand introduced Border Crossing heist DLC – the primary fruits of its renewed work on the favored multiplayer sport – will launch on PC this Thursday, seventh November.Final month, Starbreeze CEO Mikael Nermark introduced that work would resume on Payday 2, following a tough 12 months for the studio, regardless of improvement on the sport having formally ended final December. On account of that call, defined Nermark, Payday 2 followers may anticipate”each paid and free” updates sooner or later.The primary of these updates, titled Silk Street, is formally described as a “free core sport replace”. Nonetheless, the majority of the parts it ushers in are, in actual fact, paid DLC.
Silk Street’s free components take the type of UI enhancements and a brand new outfit system, enabling gamers to customize their characters’ clothes. Six free outfits will likely be included within the replace, and one other 4 (every with 5 color variants) will likely be launched within the paid Tailor Pack 1 DLC.The Murkywater Uniform, Raincoat, Scrubs, Tactical BDU, Tuxedo, and Winter Camo Parka make up Silk Street’s free clothes choices whereas The Informal Former, Traditional, Showman, and Sunny Rico are included within the paid DLC.Additionally arriving tomorrow, and in addition positioned atop the not-free pile, is the brand-new, beforehand teased Border Crossing DLC. This new heist unfolds on either side of the US/Mexico border, and is playable in stealth and loud mode. A second, smaller heist, generally known as Border Crystal and set in the identical location, can be included within the DLC.Payday 2’s Silk Street replace contains new clothes customisation.”Whereas the Payday Gang is getting ready to hit Hell’s Island,” explains Starbreeze in a bout of scene-setting, “they discover out that their outdated enemies Murkywater and the Dentist are within the strategy of shifting giant quantities of cash and illicit merchandise from the US to Mexico, utilizing a secret tunnel throughout the border. The gang decides to divide their forces as they formulate a plan to strike at this border operation.”Rounding out the listing of tomorrow’s paid DLC is Payday 2’s Cartel Optics Mod Pack, which incorporates 10 new weapon mods, with an emphasis on optics and sights. Purchasers can anticipate three sights, two pistol sights, two optics devices, one grip, one compensator, and one muzzle brake. As but, Starbreeze hasn’t revealed costs for the Mod Pack and different paid updates.Addressing the truth that Starbreeze’s revised plans would imply reneging on its promise to make all future Payday 2 updates free following the discharge of 2017’s Final Version bundle, Nermak wrote in his assertion final month, “We need to transfer ahead and make extra of Payday 2, and to take action we’d like your assist to proceed producing content material.”