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The 19th DLC for PAYDAY 2, “The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack”, will launch on Steam on the 26th of February

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Starbreeze AB, one of Sweden’s leading independent game developers, today announce that the 19th DLC pack for PAYDAY 2, titled “The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack”, will be launched on Steam February 26th. The DLC pack will be available for purchase at $ 4.99 / € 4.99 on PC through Steam and other digital distribution channels. The DLC features:

  • 11 new weapon modifications for the AK rifles in the game
  • 11 new weapon modifications for the CAR rifles in the game
  • Four new masks together with their respective material and patterns, based on prehistoric dinosaurs
  • 8 new achievements to complete in order to unlock the weapon modifications

“This DLC marks our 19th DLC release and our second DLC where we specifically focus on more weapon modifications. The CAR and the AK rifles are some of the most popular weapons in PAYDAY 2. We’re adding a total of 22 additional weapon modifications that can be used to for these popular weapons. I’m confident the players will love this mod pack just as much as they loved the previous one we did last year.” says Bo Andersson Klint, CEO, Starbreeze AB.

For more information about “The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack” DLC, please visit: http://www.overkillsoftware.com/games/AKCARModPack/

For more information please contact:
Almir Listo, Global Brand Director

Tel: +46(0)8-209 208, email: press@starbreeze.com

Brief information about Starbreeze:

Starbreeze is an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products, headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. At Starbreeze we create games by our own design and through licensed content, establishing franchises that can live and prosper outside the game itself. We live and die by gameplay. 

Starbreeze is pioneering digital self-publishing, currently hosting one of the largest community groups on the digital distribution platform Steam. Starbreeze’s most recent products include PAYDAY 2, our adrenaline fuelled bank robbing co-op game and the critically acclaimed Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons. 

Starbreeze AB is publicly traded on Nasdaq Stockholm First North Premier under the ticker STAR and the ISIN code: SE0005992831. Remium Nordic is the company Certified Adviser. Starbreeze brands include OVERKILL Software and the PAYDAY series. 

 For more information, please visit http://www.starbreeze.com

 

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Starbreeze AB Half Year Report July 1 – December 31 2014

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These corporate news are available in Swedish and English.

Please find the half year report for July 1 – December 31 2014 attached below.

Pressrelease for download:  2014-02-26 Press Release Half Year Report July 1st – December 31 2014
Pressmeddelandet för nedladdning:  2014-02-26 Pressmeddelande halvårsrapport 1 juli 2014 – 31 december 2014
Läs hela bokslutskommunikén:  Starbreeze Second Quarter (Half Year Report) 2014-2015

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Starbreeze AB appoints new Chief Financial Officer

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Starbreeze AB, one of Sweden’s leading independent game developers, today announced the appointment of Sebastian Ahlskog as new Chief Financial Officer starting in April. Ahlskog brings several years of international business experience and a proven track record of efficiency improvements to Starbreeze in its critical expansive period. As a result of the new appointment, Ursula Bende will take on the new role of Financial Controller for the group.

 Download the pressrelease: 2015-02-26 – Starbreeze AB appoints new CFO

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PAYDAY 2: Crimewave Edition brings the original crime spree to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 with more than 12 months of updates and DLCs included in the box

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Starbreeze AB, one of Sweden’s leading independent game developers, together with 505 Games today announced that PAYDAY 2: Crimewave Edition will be released for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 with more than 12 months of updates included in the box. To be released in June, the Crimewave Edition will be offered to gamers everywhere with a bang; consumers pre-ordering the product will not only unlock the special Hard Time Loot Bag digital content, but will also have the opportunity to score a time limited discount on the purchase.

To celebrate the start of the pre-order campaign, PAYDAY 2: Crimewave Edition will exclusively be available at a 25% discount on PlayStation Network and Xbox Live for the duration of the pre-order period.

“The continuance of the PAYDAY-saga on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 is going to be awesome. With improved frame rate, greater looking textures, 1080p resolution and more than a year worth of updates included in the game at launch, robbing banks together has never looked as sweet.” Said Bo Andersson Klint, CEO of Starbreeze AB. “Getting PAYDAY into the hands of as many gamers as possible has always been one of our mantras. Hopefully our initial offer will make it easier than ever for new and old heisters alike to enjoy PAYDAY 2 ”.

 Download the pressrelease: 2015-02-26 Starbreeze AB introduces the complete crimewave edition
 Download artwork:  PAYDAY 2 Crimewave Edition Key Art

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Starbreeze announce another collaboration with Hotline Miami developers Dennaton Games for Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number

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Starbreeze AB, one of Sweden’s leading independent game developers, today announce another collaboration with Dennaton Games, this time for Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number. The collaboration consists of two free updates that are acquired by purchasing Hotline Miami 2 or its deluxe version on Steam from February 25th and onwards. The two updates, called “Hotline Miami Mask Pack” and the “Jacket Character Pack” include the following:

Hotline Miami Mask Pack

  • Acquired when a player buys the standard edition of Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number
  • Introduces  6 new Hotline Miami masks in PAYDAY 2

Jacket Character Pack

  • Acquired when a player buys the deluxe edition of Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number
  • Introduces  6 new Hotline Miami masks in PAYDAY 2
  • Introduces Jacket of Hotline Miami fame as a playable character in PAYDAY 2
  • Introduces an additional mask called “Richard Returns” in PAYDAY 2
  • Adds the Sociopath perk deck in PAYDAY 2
  • Adds the Carpenter’s Delight hammer melee weapon in PAYDAY 2
  • Adds Jacket’s Piece, a Submachine gun with accompanying weapon modifications in PAYDAY 2

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Jump on the Hype Train! OVERKILL – A Starbreeze Studio launches the community event of the spring

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These corporate news are available in English.

Today marks the official start of the “Hype Train event”. The Hype Train event is a PAYDAY 2 event going on between the 5th of February to the 12th of March. Heisters work together in order to unlock new free content for the community to enjoy. The content is ready to be released during the following “Spring Break” event in March.

Destination Rewards


As the Hype Train reaches each destination, its rewards will be unlocked for each PAYDAY 2 owner. For every destination reached, all PAYDAY 2 owners receive a 10% XP buff for the duration of the event. All destination rewards will be available to all PAYDAY 2 owners regardless of time of purchase.

Collect Hype Fuel Together

Collect Hype Fuel together with the community to unlock special community rewards. Whenever a DLC is purchased on Steam during the event, gallons of Hype Fuel are added to the Hype Train. When the Hype Train reaches a new destination, a new reward is unlocked for the community.

Hoxton Revenge Heist

There are plenty of rewards available for the most discerning heisters. How about a Mod Pack, unlocking many new weapon modifications for the collector in your gang? Or maybe you’re eager to find out who framed Hoxton? Make sure we reach that destination to find out in the Hoxton Revenge Heist.

Spring Break

Between 13-21 March we will host the Spring Break event where we give away all the free stuff that was unlocked during the Hype Train event. Just like during the Crimefest event last year, one new thing will be released each day.

To learn more about the Hype Train event visit the campaign site and read on the FAQ on http://www.overkillsoftware.com/thehypetrain/.

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PAYDAY 2 DLC’s “The Bomb Heists” and “Dragan Character Pack” now available on Steam

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Starbreeze AB, one of Sweden’s leading independent game developers, today announced that DLC pack no. 15 and 16 for PAYDAY 2, titled “The Bomb Heists” and “Dragan Character Pack”, successfully launched on Steam on 22 January. The DLC packs are available for purchase at $ 6,99 (6,99€/£4.99) and $ 4,99 (4,99€/£3.99) respectively on PC through Steam and other digital distribution channels.

 Download the pressrelease: Starbreeze AB announces The Bomb Heists
 Download the wallpaper: PAYDAY 2: The Bomb Wallpaper
Watch the trailer: The Bomb Heists Trailer on YouTube

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505 Games acquires the game “Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons” from Starbreeze AB

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Starbreeze AB, an independent creator, publisher and distributor of computer and video games, announced today that it has signed an agreement for the sale of its game “Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons” for a total sum of US$ 500 000 in cash. The game has sold more than a total of 800.000 units worldwide during its lifetime.

The transaction includes both the full entitlement to the game as well as related trademarks and domain names.

 Download the pressrelease: Starbreeze AB announces sale of Brothers

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PAYDAY 2 DLC’s “The Diamond Heist” and “Clover Character Pack” to launch on Steam December 16, Game of the Year edition and other bundles available December 18

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Starbreeze AB, one of Sweden’s leading independent game developers, today announced that DLC pack no. 13 and 14 for PAYDAY 2, titled “The Diamond Heist” and “Clover Character Pack”, will be launched on Steam on December 16. The DLC packs will be available for purchase at $ 6,99 and $ 4,99 respectively on PC through Steam and other digital distribution channels. The DLC’s feature:

The Diamond Heist

  • An all-new heist where you steal the most famous diamond in the world from a museum
  • Pre-planning; plan the Diamond heist beforehand so you can perform the perfect crime
  • Four new masks, materials and patterns based on historical figures and myths of old

Clover Character Pack

  • A new crew member called Clover, the first female member of the PAYDAY gang
  • The new Queen’s Wrath Assault Rifle with accompanying weapon modifications
  • Clover’s own personal Shillelagh melee weapon
  • Clover’s mask that everyone identifies her with
  • A new perk deck called the Burglar, focusing on breaking and entering
Campaign site: http://www.overkillsoftware.com/games/thediamond/
 DLC Trailer:  Watch the trailer
 Download the pressrelease:  20141216 Diamond Heist Clover Character Pack and the Diamond Heist

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Kommuniké från extra bolagsstämma i Starbreeze AB (publ) 2014

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Årsstämma i Starbreeze AB (publ) har hållits kl. 16.00 den 13 november 2014 i Stockholm. Nedan följer en sammanfattning av beslut tagna vid årsstämman. För fullständiga detaljer avseende besluten vänligen se beslutsunderlag till årsstämman anslaget bl.a. på bolagets hemsida www.starbreeze.com.

The CEO presentation for download:  The CEO presentation

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