Payday 3, the highly anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed Payday 2, is being readied by its creators at Overkill Software and Starbreeze Studios. Slated for a release on September 21, 2023, and published under the auspices of Deep Silver, this third instalment in the Payday series promises to transport players into another intense world of high-stakes heists, strategic planning, and frenetic action.
Recently, a rare glimpse into the world of Payday 3 was unintentionally offered when gameplay footage unexpectedly found its way online. Uploaded by a Vietnamese content creator, the video, which notably contained no cuts or edits, offered an unfiltered view into the yet-to-be-released game.
In an unprecedented turn of events, this non-press release footage gave eager fans an authentic, albeit brief, preview of what they could expect come September 21, 2023. Yet, the joy was short-lived as the video was swiftly privated on YouTube, mere hours after its initial posting, it can still be viewed here.
While leaks can sometimes muddy the waters of anticipation, this unexpected peek into Payday 3’s gameplay only seemed to stoke the fires of excitement further. Despite the swift removal of the video from YouTube, those lucky enough to view it have shared their enthusiasm across various gaming forums, contributing to the growing anticipation surrounding the game’s official release.
“Im actually kind of excited for this. Payday 2 feels very overwhelming nowdays. I liked it better back in the earlier days.” One fan wrote on Reddit.
The buzz it has generated among the gaming community suggests that Payday 3 promises to deliver a game that lives up to, and possibly exceeds, the high standards set by its predecessors. With Overkill Software and Starbreeze Studios at the helm, it’s safe to say that we are on the cusp of an exhilarating gaming experience. As September 21st draws nearer, the world of gaming eagerly waits to delve into the action-packed universe of Payday 3.