A new DLC for PAYDAY 2™ – The McShay Weapon Pack 3 released today

01 February 2023 / / Corporate News,Products

Starbreeze Studios and OVERKILL deliver the third installment of the Hostile Takeover bundle, the McShay Weapon Pack 3, bringing three brand new weapons, each with its unique flare.


McShay Weapon Pack 3

Three fantastic and unique weapons join the heister arsenal today courtesy of our Texan gun-runner Gemma McShay. Each weapon brings its unique flare to the table even before you equip one of the 3 included Exclusive Sets.


Aran G2 – An easily concealable high-power secondary sniper coming with a unique Exclusive Set and 6 unique mods and 1 scope for compatible weapons.


Rodion 3B – A triple barrel menace with a high-capacity magazine being delivered with an Exclusive Set and 6 unique mods and 5 mods for the AK-family.


Akron HC – A large caliber LMG that can be turned into a powerful DMR by a quick swap to the included long barrel, part of its 5 unique mods.


Hostile Takeover Bundle

Bundling the brand new content together with four upcoming DLCs and setting them at a hefty discount up-front for players who invest early.


First up in the bundle was the Street Smart Tailor Pack, containing 3 outfits with a total of 9 variations as well as 3 masks each in two varieties. Following that was the McShay Mod Pack, containing several new mods as well as a few new heisting tools. Today, we get the McShay Weapon Pack 3 containing three new weapons each with their own unique style and mods. Lastly the bundle will be completed by the release of the Hostile Takeover Heist at the end of the month.


The McShay Weapon Pack 3 is available through the Hostile Takeover Bundle or separately.


Free content

Free for all players with this update is the brand new Stinger Grenade, functioning like an explosive powered shotgun shell for all grenade launchers in the game.


Check out the website for more information.


Also, you’re very welcome to join the PAYDAY community on Steam (incidentally, the biggest Steam community of any game) and the official PAYDAY 2 server on Discord!




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: Texas Heat campaign here: https://sbz.link/presskit


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 starbreeze.com



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