Continuing to build its presence in the game space, Lionsgate and Thunder Road Pictures will collaborate with Starbreeze Studios and 505 Games on exclusive downloadable John Wick content (DLC) for the PAYDAY 2 worldwide. The unique package of branded game content will be released today, two days ahead of John Wick’s October 24th launch in theaters around the world.
The exclusive content produced by OVERKILL Software, based on the professional hit man from the movie, adds a playable John Wick character to the PAYDAY gang. The DLC will be released as a free update for the PAYDAY 2 game on the Steam platform two days ahead of the film’s worldwide theatrical launch to mark the PAYDAY 2 community reaching the final 1.5 million member Crimefest milestone. Beginning tomorrow, moviegoers purchasing tickets to John Wick on Fandango will receive a free download of PAYDAY 2 on Steam.
The exclusive package of DLC includes
- John Wick, a new playable character in PAYDAY 2
- A new perk system called Hitman, which includes features such as Akimbo, the ability to dual wield weapons, a favorite of John Wick himself
- A new pistol with accompanying weapon modifications and a new knife melee weapon
- Three cool-looking sunglasses to customize and wear