PAYDAY: The Heist

PAYDAY: The Heist News for PS3

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PAYDAY: The Heist screenshot

If you woke up this morning thinking it was PAYDAY, think again: Sony Online Entertainment has put back the launch until "later in October".

The four-way co-op shooter, which rather resembles a bank-robbing variant of Left 4 Dead, was originally supposed to be out today. Unfortunately that won't be the case now, as revealed in a post on the US PlayStation blog.

"SOE and the talented OVERKILL team have decided to push PAYDAY's official launch day to later in October, ensuring the overall game quality and potential score for all heist team members," writes Chris Sturr, executive director of business development at SOE.

The same posts reminds us that if you bought all four PlayStation Network Play titles - Street Fighter III Third Strike Online Edition, DeathSpank: The Baconing, BloodRayne: Betrayal and Renegade Ops - you'll be getting PAYDAY: The Heist for free. Analysis

PAYDAY: The Heist was one of the few nice surprises at E3 this year, and the game's clown-faced robbers (stolen, appropriately enough, from The Dark Knight) appear to have caught people's attention.

There's no mention of exactly when the game will be out now, but the delay won't help it to stand out from the competition. By the end of the month, most people will have other, bigger titles in mind.

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inveigh64's Avatar


By bigger games, the author must mean SKYRIM!!!!!!!!!!!!(P&CRNH&*O@#C$%N&(#YFN O*#G% OQ#G%N*^#*O%G :D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D
Posted 08:21 on 06 October 2011
ThAGaMeR's Avatar


This was a bummer to me. I woke up ready to start the download before school, but much to my surprise it wasn't out.
Posted 01:28 on 06 October 2011
xenodoom's Avatar


oh wow i didnt know it was coming out so soon it looks good i will have to grab it in the new year though
Posted 11:20 on 05 October 2011

Game Stats

Release Date: 02/11/2011
Developer: Overkill
Publisher: Sony Online Entertainment
Genre: Action
No. Players: 1-2
Rating: PEGI 18+
Site Rank: 3,728 8293
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