Starbreeze releases PAYDAY 2 John Wick Heist DLC with two new heists

09 February 2017 / / Announcements,Corporate News,Products

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (February 9, 2017) Starbreeze in collaboration with Lionsgate are today releasing the John Wick Heist DLC for PAYDAY 2. Players will for the first time ever be able to heist in New York City where John Wick is yet again wreaking havoc. The PAYDAY gang is hired by the iconic Continental to save Wick’s old friend Charon.

Just one day prior to the US theatre premier of John Wick: Chapter 2 – the John Wick Heists is now available on Steam for $6.99, where players gets to relive the world of John Wick and meet Charon the Concierge – portrayed in-game by Lance Reddick.

The new John Wick Heist will take players on a journey from the backstreets of Brooklyn to a luxurious yacht where dirty re-election funds are up for grabs.

The John Wick Heist – $6.99

  • 2 new heists – Brooklyn 10-10 and Yacht Heist
  • 12 new achievements – 6 for each heist
  • 1 range weapon – The Contractor .308 Sniper Rifle
  • 1 melee weapon – The Hook
  • 4 masks
  • 2 new songs added – one from Simon Viklund and one produced by Carl Norén.

John Wick: Chapter 2, starring Keanu Reeves hits US theatres on February 10, 2017.

First launched in 2011, PAYDAY is a hugely successful cooperative first-person shooter computer and video game franchise with more than 14 million players on PC, SteamOS, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Playstation 4 and Xbox One.

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For more information, please contact:  

Almir Listo, Global Brand Director, games press Inquirers, Starbreeze AB Tel: +46(0)8-209 208, email: [email protected]

Maeva Sponbergs, Investor Relations and Corporate Communication, Starbreeze AB Tel: +46(0)8-209 208, email: [email protected]


Starbreeze is an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products. With studios in Stockholm, Paris and Los Angeles, the company creates games and other virtual reality entertainment products, based on proprietary design and licensed content.

Starbreeze’s most recent games include PAYDAY 2®, the upcoming John Wick VR shooter and upcoming survival co-op FPS OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead. Under its publishing initiative, Starbreeze has together with Canadian studio Behaviour Digital successfully launched horror thriller Dead by Daylight.

Starbreeze has set out to develop truly immersive virtual reality experiences, by integrating software and hardware in its StarVR® head mounted display, to be produced together with Acer, displaying a unique field of view and a mission to bring top-end VR to large audiences. Together with IMAX, Starbreeze aspires to dominate the location based VR market with the IMAX VR centers, set to premiere in its first location in Los Angeles during 2017.

Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Starbreeze shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm First North Premier under the tickers STAR A and STAR B with the ISIN-codes SE0007158928 (A-share) and SE0005992831 (B-share). Remium Nordic is the company’s Certified Adviser. For more information, please visit:,, and



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