Amid all the large titles revealed up to now a number of weeks is Starbreeze Studios’ Payday 3. The eagerly awaited follow-up within the co-op heist shooter collection is coming to Xbox Sequence X/S, PC and PS5. In a brand new developer diary, govt producer Craig MacLeod stated the crew is dedicated to making sure “all of our releases are throughout PC, PlayStation 5 and Xbox X and S.”
In fact, there’s a cause why the crew is skipping Xbox One and PS4 with the sequel. “The reason being as a result of we understand that to create the most effective model of the sport that we might, we wish to be on the newest know-how.” It hasn’t but outlined how the current-gen consoles assist in that endeavor, however we must always study extra within the coming months.
Nevertheless, to allow cross-progression, gamers should join Starbreeze Nebula. “By having our accounts tie issues collectively, we’re in a position to have a straightforward first step to allow issues like cross-progression which may in any other case want difficult options to work.” It additionally helps to keep up a “single neighborhood throughout all platforms as a substitute of dividing individuals who, in essence, are all followers of the identical recreation.”
The crew acknowledges some apprehension about signing up for a brand new service however reiterates “that we’re right here to construct one thing stunning over an extended interval. And to try this, it’s good to set the right technical basis to attain that.”
Payday 3 launches on September twenty first. For extra particulars on the brand new mechanics, like exchanging hostages to obtain extra time or extra alternatives for stealth, try the primary developer diary. Keep tuned for extra updates within the meantime.