Pre-order Payday 2 Crimewave Edition online and receive the HardTime Loot Bag Digital Content


The Payday 2 you love is now bigger and better

They say that crime doesn’t pay, but at over 9 million copies sold, Payday 2 sure has been an astounding success. Come June 16, this mega-hit co-operative heist game is coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 with upgraded graphics, and over $80 worth of updates and downloadable content. If you pre-order the game now on, as a special bonus you’ll receive the HardTime Loot Bag digital content pack containing a bundle of in-game cash, a red dot weapon sight modification for all your rifles, as well as new masks and mask patterns.

Pre-order Payday 2 Crimewave Edition on Xbox One

Pre-order Payday 2 Crimewave Edition on PlayStation 4

It’s time to get excited as one of the best online co-operative games ever just got even better!


Embark on an epic crime spree

If you haven’t played the original game, Payday 2 Crimewave Edition places you in the role of an up-and-coming theif who, along with your three criminal partners, must rise from petty robberies all the way to the big league of major bank heists. Set in Washington, DC, these four criminals—Dallas, Hoxton, Wolf and Chains—obtain contracts using the CRIMENET network ranging from small-time convenience store hits, to destroying a local mall so your hired crime boss can extort money in exchange for future protection, to emptying out a major bank vault for the biggest payday of them all.

Updated graphics and tons of extra content to enjoy

Payday 2 Crimewave Edition on Xbox One and PS4 gives you beautifully enhanced graphics, now in full 1080p and refined to look their very best. The game already looked superb on Xbox 360 and PS3, but as you can see in the Payday 2 Crimewave Edition trailer above, it looks even better in glorious high-definition.

Two dozens updates and DLC packs are also included in Payday 2 Crimewave Edition, giving you an incredible amount of content to enjoy right out of the box. This includes the popular Big Bank DLC, the first female heister Clover, as well as the recently released The Bomb Heists DLC. Here’s everything you’ll get:

  • Armored Transport
  • Gage Weapon Pack #1
  • Gage Weapon Pack #2
  • Gage Mod Courier Pack
  • payday-crimewave1.jpgGage Sniper Pack
  • The Big Bank Heist
  • Gage Shotgun Pack
  • Gage Assault Pack
  • Hotline Miami
  • Gage Historical Pack
  • The Diamond Heist
  • Clover Character Pack
  • The Bomb Heists
  • Dragan Character Pack
  • The Death Wish Update
  • The Election Day Heist
  • The Shadow Raid Heist
  • John Wick Character Pack
  • The Hoxton Breakout Heist
  • Old Hoxton Character Pack
  • The Infamy Update
  • The Diamond Store Heist
  • The White Xmas Heist
  • The PAYDAY 2 Soundtrack to play in game.

That’s a tremendous amount of DLC content included! To get a sample of some of this bonus content you’ll be enjoying, check out this awesome introduction to “The Dentist”, a new contact in Payday 2 by the role of none other than Breaking Bad actor Giancarlo Esposito:

Pre-order now online for the HardTime Loot Bag

As mentioned, if you pre-order Payday 2 Crimewave edition for either Xbox One or PS4, you’ll receive the HardTime Loot Bag containing a number of unique digital items, including:

  • Red dot weapon sight modification available for use on all rifle weapons
  • Exclusive Skull mask
  • PlayStation 4 or Xbox One exclusive mask (depending on which console you buy for)
  • Unique mask pattern titled “I LOVE OVERKILL” (name of the Payday 2 game developer)
  • Unique color pattern, only available with this unlock
  • Bundle of in-game cash

Pre-order Payday 2 Crimewave Edition on Xbox One

Pre-order Payday 2 Crimewave Edition on PlayStation 4

I played Payday 2 extensively on Xbox 360 and absolutely love this game, so I can’t wait to play this updated version. Are you also a fan of Payday 2? Let us know in the comments what your greatest heist was!

Paul Hunter
Editor Video Gaming
I work out of Toronto, Ontario as the Editor of Gaming here on the Plug-in Blog and as Editor-in-Chief of NextGen Player. I am thankful for having a loving and patient wife who doesn’t mind my 40 hour a week obsession with gaming. See my latest gaming adventures on my Twitter channel.