Almost a yr in the past, Starbreeze and Overkill Software shut down its cell PvP shooter Payday: Crime War after some ongoing debt issues meant it couldn’t proceed with manufacturing.
In the months since, information on the state of the sport has been silent, however in an AMA (Ask Me Anything) on the official Payday subreddit r/paydaytheheist, Overkill producer Almir Listo and neighborhood supervisor Elisabeth Elvestad assured fans that they have been still planning on relaunching the sport on cell as quickly as they may discover a writer for the sport.
Although the AMA was primarily centered on the Payday sequence as it exists on PC and consoles, one Reddit user asked: “My question is about PD: CW [Payday: Crime War]. When will I be able to play my favourite mobile phone game again and be the best again!”
To which Elvestad replied: “We’re still looking for a new partner for Crime War, we’ll share more details when we have them :)” Although it’s not quite a bit to go on, it still reveals that Starbreeze hasn’t given up on the sport simply but.
Payday Crime War initially launched again in 2019 and was a 4v4 shooter the place a staff of financial institution robbers would tackle a SWAT staff. Considering the recognition of cell shooters like PUBG Mobile, Call of Duty: Mobile and Fortnite, it’s attainable there was simply no room for the sport to breathe when it was launched. It’s based mostly on Overkill’s well-liked Payday sequence on PC and console, which follows an analogous theme of gamers robbing banks and incomes cash from heists in a purely co-operative expertise.
So whereas we might not know extra about when precisely Payday Crime War will return to iOS and Android, we’ll be certain to maintain you up to date as soon as we all know extra about it.