Posted Thu, Oct 13, 2011 by Martuk
Check out the official press release and new Slaughterhouse trailer after the break for more.
SAN DIEGO — Oct. 11, 2011 — Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) today announced that its high-intensity, squad-based, first-person shooter PAYDAY™ The Heist is scheduled to be available on October 18 via digital download on the PlayStation®Network. In PAYDAY The Heist, players take on the role of a hardened career criminal and engage in a number of high-stakes, death defying heists in a never-ending pursuit of the next “big score.”
This online co-op shooter game features six dynamic heists based in a variety of urban settings that demand quick thinking, strategy, and above all else, teamwork. Each scenario makes FPS fans prove their worth— a heist is only successful with a solid trigger finger and cooperative team defenses. Players must survive constant pursuit of ever increasing numbers of law enforcement and its adaptive police tactics that allow them to continuously shift their strategies based on player actions. Players must work together to accomplish strategic tasks such as guarding key positions, keeping civilians in check, and cracking through various security measures.
Checkout PAYDAY The Heist’s all-new Slaughter House trailer that highlights one of the most difficult heist scenarios featured in the game:
PAYDAY The Heist is scheduled to be available in North America on October 18 for $19.99 USD via digital download on the PlayStation®Network. Dates for release of PAYDAY The Heist on the PlayStation®Network for European territories, as well as for the PC in both North America and Europe have yet to be announced.
For more information please visit: www.payday-theheist.com.
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