Game is now due out in 2023.
Starbreeze has actually signed a €50m publishing handle Koch Media for Payday 3.
The Swedish designer stated Payday 3 is now due out eventually in 2023 on PC and consoles, and the financial investment will spend for advancement, marketing in addition to more than 18 months of post-launch “video games as a service” material.
The offer implies Payday 3 is “completely funded”, Starbreeze stated. Starbreeze stays owner of the Payday IP.
“We now have a strong structure for an effective launch of Payday 3,” stated Tobias Sjögren, acting CEO of Starbreeze.
The financing marks a turnaround in fortunes for Starbreeze, which nearly failed in 2019 following the devastating launch of Overkill’s The Walking Dead on Steam.
The video game tumbled, triggering extreme monetary concerns and the acrimonious exit of employer Bo Andersson. For more, take a look at our thorough function, The fall of Starbreeze.
But after a reorganisation, layoffs, the selling off of numerous publishing rights and a concentrate on co-op focused shooter Payday 2, Starbreeze began to arrange itself out.