PAYDAY 2™ celebrates the Holidays with new Winter Wonderland update

15 December 2021 / / Products

Starbreeze Studios and OVERKILL presents the yearly free Holiday update, Winter Wonderland, and brand new paid DLC, Winter Ghosts Tailor Pack.

The PAYDAY crew is getting ready for the holiday season and for heisting in 2022. We’re releasing a brand new perk deck focusing on tanking and support. Alongside that, a brand new tailor pack is available for anyone looking to get dapper despite the cold of winter.

The Winter Ghosts Tailor Pack is available on Steam for $2.99.

Join us in the Winter Wonderland

We’re happy to announce the release of the final update of 2021. New for this update is a stand alone Perk Deck, The Leech, the first ever Perk Deck to be released without an accompanying character.

The free and paid updates were released together December 15th 2021, and contain the following.

Free update – Winter Wonderland

  • 1 perk deck
  • 1 music track
  • 2 Weapon charms
  • Temporary additions in-game

New perk deck

The following perk deck is included in the Winter Wonderland update:

  • The Leecher Perk Deck

New music track

The following music track is included in the Winter Wonderland update:

  • Today Is Payday Too

New weapon charms

The following weapon charms is included in the Winter Wonderland update:

  • Lightbringer
  • Bulbous Bauble

New temporary additions in-game

The following temporary additions are  included in the Winter Wonderland update:

  • Xmas tree in the menu
  • Xmas presents in the menu
  • Throwable snowballs
  • Xmas themed levels
  • XP bonus on the Xmas themed levels
  • Santa hats on Bulldozers in the Xmas themed levels

New paid DLC – Winter Ghosts Tailor Pack

  • 4 Masks
  • 2 Outfits, with variations
  • 4 Weapon colors
  • 4 Weapon charms

New masks

The following masks are included in the PAYDAY 2: Winter Ghosts Tailor Pack update:

  • PermaFrost
  • Kitsune Kari
  • Deer of Winters Past
  • Leshy

New outfits

The following outfits are included in the PAYDAY 2: Winter Ghosts Tailor Pack:

  • Dogsled Master

            With variations

    • Dogsled Master Ebony
    • Dogsled Master Ivory
    • Dogsled Master Classic
    • Dogsled Master Marine
  • Dead of Winter

            With variations

    • Dead of Winter Ice
    • Dead of Winter Orange
    • Dead of Winter Snow
    • Dead of Winter Solid

New weapon colors

The following weapon colors are included in the PAYDAY 2: Winter Ghosts Tailor Pack update:

  • Valkyrie’s Glow
  • Gnarled Embrace
  • Redberry Black
  • Cold Front

New weapon charms

The following weapon charms are included in the PAYDAY 2: Winter Ghosts Tailor Pack update:

  • Bliss
  • Snowbrick
  • Old Man Winter
  • Cold Edge

Release date

PAYDAY 2: Winter Wonderland and PAYDAY 2: Winter Ghosts Tailor Pack will be available for PC through Steam and is scheduled for release on December 15, 2021.

About PAYDAY 2

PAYDAY 2 is an action-packed, four-player co-op shooter that lets gamers don the masks of the original Payday Gang – Dallas, Hoxton, Wolf and Chains – as they embark on an epic crime spree across the USA.


With more than 7 million community members on the main PC digital distribution platform Steam, PAYDAY 2 has had more than 200 paid and free updates since its release in 2013. First launched in 2011, PAYDAY is a cooperative first-person shooter computer and video game franchise with more than 18 million units sold on PC, SteamOS, PlayStation™ 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation™ 4, Xbox One and the Nintendo™ Switch systems. PAYDAY 2 in VR is also available for existing owners of PAYDAY 2 on Steam for the HTC Vive and the Oculus Rift headsets.

You can download the latest press assets for the PAYDAY 2: City of Gold campaign here:

For more information, please contact:

Staffan Nyström, VP of Publishing, Starbreeze AB. Tel: +46(0)8-209 208, email: [email protected]

About Starbreeze

Starbreeze is an independent developer and creator of PC and console targeting the global market, with studios in Stockholm, Barcelona and Paris. Housing the smash hit IP PAYDAY, Starbreeze develops games based on proprietary and third-party rights, both in-house and in partnership with external game developers. Starbreeze shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm under the tickers STAR A and STAR B with the ISIN-codes SE0007158928 (A share) and SE0005992831 (B share). For more information, please visit



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