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Correction Starbreeze completes Valhalla acquisition

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Starbreeze AB announced on July 16, 2015 that it had completed the acquisition of Valhalla, a next generation game engine under development with its related technology and tools, by issuing 1.665 million A-shares and 3.33 million B-shares.

In the press release, the shares’ proportion of votes was incorrect. The correct proportion of votes is 2.2%. The original press release has been corrected.

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Please find the original release on www.starbreeze.com: http://starbreeze.com/2015/07/starbreeze-completes-valhalla-acquisition/

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Corrected: Starbreeze completes Valhalla acquisition

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Starbreeze AB, a Swedish independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products, today announced its completion of the Valhalla acquisition, a next generation game engine under development with its related technology and tools, by issuing 1.665 million A-shares and 3.33 million B-shares.

Starbreeze announced the acquisition May 28, 2015 and an extra general meeting approved it on June 12, 2015. The new shares have now been subscribed for by Valhalla IP Lux S.a r.l, and will indirectly be held by Mr Emmanuel Marquez (5/6), a key employee of Starbreeze, and Mr Remi Arnaud (1/6), a regular consultant to Starbreeze.

The shares issued represent approximately 2.2% of shares and 0.4% 2.2% [CORRECTED] of votes. After the issue, the total number of A-shares and B-shares in Starbreeze is 74 057 662 and 155,215,914 respectively.
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26th DLC for PAYDAY 2, “Gage Ninja Pack” launched on Steam on July 16th

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Starbreeze AB, an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products, today announced the 26th DLC for PAYDAY 2, titled “Gage Ninja Pack, successfully launched on Steam on July 16th. The DLC is available for purchase at $ 4.99 / € 4.99 on PC through Steam and other digital distribution channels. The DLC features:

Gage Ninja Pack

  • Three new ranged weapons
  • Four new melee weapons
  • The Shuriken, a throwing star ranged weapon
  • Four new masks, materials and patterns for player to customize their characters with
  • Four new achievements for players to complete together with their friends
 Download the pressrelease: 2015-07-16 PAYDAY 2 DLC “Gage Ninja Pack” now available on Steam

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Starbreeze completes LA acquisition issuing 3.6 M shares

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Starbreeze AB, an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products, has completed its acquisition of Los Angeles based Orange Grove Media and its owners by issuing 3.6 million new B-shares.

Starbreeze announced the acquisition on June 14, 2015. The shares, which represent approximately 1.6% of shares and 0.4% of votes, are issued under authority from the AGM. After the issue, the total number of B-shares in Starbreeze is 148,585,325. The sellers have placed their shares in Phantom Games LLC and have agreed to retain shares for 1, 2 and 3 years respectively.

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Starbreeze, Skybound and 505 Games to attend San Diego Comic-Con showcasing the mobile StarVR, OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead VR-experience & PAYDAY 2

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Starbreeze Studios, Skybound and 505 Games are coming together for San Diego Comic-Con between July 9-12, showcasing StarVR – Starbreeze 210 degree virtual reality headset – OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead VR-experience and PAYDAY 2. At Comic-Con Starbreeze and 505 Games are hosting a PAYDAY 2 booth (#5535) where fans can try out the game, get some awesome goodies and meet with Almir Listo, OVERKILL Producer and Brand Director extraordinaire.

Additionally Skybound are celebrating their 5-year anniversary and are hosting several events during the show, among those an entertainment panel in room 6BCF from 3:30-4:30 PM on Thursday where OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead VR-experience will be featured, among other things.

Just across the street from Comic-Con at Petco Park, Starbreeze and Skybound are bringing the OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead VR-experience on the road with an actual RV bus parked right next to the event. Fans are able to come and try out the OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead VR experience using the recently announced StarVR virtual reality headset at the RV and meet with the developers. Opening hours are on Friday and Saturday between 11AM-6PM and 6PM-11PM respectively. 

The OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead VR RV is set to go on the road after Comic-Con, appearing in venues around the U.S. to give fans an opportunity to try out the experience themselves. Specific dates and locations are to be announced.
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News Sweep: E3 2015

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Disclaimer: The “Ad-Lib” category under our news section is a less formal format where we, from time to time, share fun, geeky, interesting and sometimes just plain silly, information with fans and visitors. See it more like a blog post format where we, the employees, can express ourselves within our areas of interest.

So, we wanted to make E3 something special this year. We decided to showcase not only the latest PAYDAY2 DLC – The Casino and PAYDAY 2: Crimewave Edition in our fabulous casino themed booth occupying our usual spot in the West Hall lobby. Nah we wanted more. We decided that we wanted the space next to it as well, to feature a first preview of OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead. In VR. With our new VR-initiative and HMD StarVR. Boom.

Also, did we mention we had real life walkers roaming the halls? It was awesome.

We had a great time meeting members of the press, old as well as new potential partners and fans, serving up more than 1200 VR-demos throughout the week. Please enjoy a selected news sweep starting from the announcement of our E3 line-up at House of Blues on June 13 and onwards together with a gallery below:

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Starbreeze acquires remaining shares in Payday Productions LLC, consolidates the PAYDAY IPs

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Starbreeze AB, an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products, today announced its acquisition of the majority interest in US company Payday Productions LLC, a movie SPV company in Nevada, for a consideration of 330,000 USD (approximately 2.73 MSEK) in cash.

Previously, Bo Andersson Klint, CEO of Starbreeze, and Ulf Andersson, a former creative director of Starbreeze, have agreed to transfer their direct and indirect minority interests in Payday Productions LLC to Starbreeze without remuneration, subject to Starbreeze acquiring the external majority.

After the transaction, Payday Productions LLC becomes a wholly owned subsidiary within the Starbreeze Group subject to a long-term agreement being concluded in line with movie industry practice. Starbreeze expects to complete the long-term agreement and consume the acquisition during July 2015.

After the Payday Productions LLC acquisition, there will no longer be any significant immaterial property rights relating to the Payday franchise that is not held exclusively by the Starbreeze group.

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The 24th and 25th DLC for PAYDAY 2, “The Golden Grin Casino Heist” and “Sokol Character Pack” launched on Steam June 25th

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Starbreeze AB, an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products, today announced the 24th and the 25th DLC for PAYDAY 2, titled “The Golden Grin Casino Heist” and “Sokol Character Pack” respectively, successfully launched on Steam on June 25th. The DLC’s are available for purchase at $ 6.99 / € 6.99 and $ 4.99 / € 4.99 on PC through Steam and other digital distribution channels. The DLC’s features:

The Golden Grin Casino Heist

  • A heist taking place in Las Vegas at the Golden Grin Casino
  • A new song written by Simon Viklund, titled “Dead Man’s Hand” to be featured in the heist
  • A new weapon called the Cavity 9mm rifle with accompanying weapon modifications
  • Four new masks, materials and patterns for player to customize their characters with
  • Five new achievements for players to complete together with their friends

Sokol Character Pack

  • A new crew member called Sokol, the first Russian member of the PAYDAY gang
  • A new weapon called the Valkyrie assault rifle with accompanying weapon modifications
  • A new melee weapon, Sokol’s hockey stick
  • And finally Sokol’s new mask
 Download the pressrelease: 2015-06-25 Starbreeze announces the Golden Grin Casino Heist and Sokol Character Pack

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Starbreeze announces its 2nd publishing deal and invests 2 MUSD in Behaviour Interactive’s upcoming game Dead by Daylight

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Starbreeze AB, one of Sweden’s leading independent game developers, today announced its agreement with Canadian based studio Behaviour Interactive in regards to the upcoming game Dead by Deadlight with a 2 MUSD investment, Starbreeze finances game development and receives 50% of royalties for the lifetime of the game, while Behaviour Interactive retains 100% of the intellectual property rights.

Dead by Daylight is an asymmetrical multiplayer horror game in which one crazed killer hunts four friends through a terrifying nightmare. Players take on the role of both killer and survivors in a deadly game of cat and mouse. It’s a Mature Gamer take on the thrills of Hide & Seek!
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Frågor och svar om att omvandla A-aktier till B-aktier

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These corporate news are only available in Swedish.

 Ladda ner blankett för omvandling av aktier: Blankett omvandling av aktier_Starbreeze_20150626

 

Q:        Vad behöver jag göra för att omvandla A-aktier till B-aktier ?

A:           Är dina aktier direktregistrerade skriver du till Starbreeze AB och begär att få omvandla A-aktier till B-aktier. Är dina aktier förvaltarregistrerade eller ligger i en kapitalförsäkring, ber du din förvaltare eller försäkringsföretag att omvandla dina aktier åt dig.

Q:          Vad ska anmälan innehålla och finns en blankett?

A:           Det finns ett anmälningsformulär att ladda ner här: Blankett omvandling av aktier_Starbreeze_20150626. Det går även bra att skriva en egen anmälan. De uppgifter som behövs är:

  • Ditt namn, adress och personnummer
  • Antal aktier du vill omvandla
  • VP-konto
  • Kontoförande institut (din bank eller fondkommissionär)

Anmälan ska undertecknas och skickas till Starbreeze AB, Investor relations, Box 7731, 103 95 Stockholm. Eftersom vi behöver undertecknad anmälan i original går det inte att skicka anmälan med e-post.

Skicka även en kopia på anmälan till din bank eller fondkommissionär så att de är förberedda på bytet av aktier på ditt VP-konto.
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