Payday 2 is an upcoming cooperative first-person shooter video game in development by Overkill Software. It is the sequel to Payday: The Heist and is scheduled for release in August 13, 2013. It is set to be released on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Microsoft Windows.
It involves the player and their team performing bank heists and robberies. Gameplay is heavily improved and expanded since its predecessor, with a number of new abilities. The game was first announced in February 2013 and later previewed in March of that year, alongside an announcement of the developer's parent company: Starbreeze Studios's partnership with 505 Games.