Payday 2 Has Microtransactions

People want me to say that Payday 2 added microtransactions to its game, even though they said that would never happen. This is bollocks, obviously.

I was going to make this part of the next Bullshit Roundup, but the emails and comments and messages haven’t stopped, so here you go.

Payday 2 has microtransactions.

matt
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matt

Looks like Jim might have to push that Kickstarter Jimquistion back a week as it looks like a developer did a stupid.

paul136
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paul136

I put 250 hours (this makes me feel sad) into this game on PC before I stopped playing it entirely about 6 months ago. Thanks to this news, they’re never going to win me back now, and they can forget Payday 3 for me at least. I can almost forgive paid cosmetic changes since I just never buy them, this is a step beyond.

Jonny
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Jonny

Is this memes?

Viggo
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Viggo

“Stop Emailing Me”
Priceless.

Gondab
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Gondab

Not only microtransactions for skins CS:GO style, but the skins give you bonuses.

Skullcrusher416
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Skullcrusher416

As a player who has played this for more than 800 hours, i was disgusted at first, but i have calmed down, relaxed and thought about it. While I still love this game and have pretty much all the DLC, I think this was something they could have left out or if they were gonna do this system, do it without having us pay more. I dont know im on neutral grounds on this one.

TheGZeus
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TheGZeus

YES. INFORMATION I DIDN’T NEED BUT LIKE TO HAVE.
Seriously. Goodness, I’ve had too much coffee.

VeryImportantQuestion
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VeryImportantQuestion

I love the people in the comments who are still trying to talk seriously about Payday 2 despite everything. Clearly the people asking for Jim’s comment never truly needed it; they just wanted to be near Jim when they talked amongst themselves about it. He could just have put the title.

09philj
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09philj

On a more cheerful note, I got an asset flip taken down from Armor Games today.

Brodie Jones
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Brodie Jones

This is the kind of hard-hitting journalism I come to this site for.

Sapphire Crook
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Sapphire Crook

You answered our calls once, Jim.
Now, the strings are attached.
Dance, my puppet.
WE OWN YOU NOW.

This it totally how Email works.

artisticMink
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artisticMink

Stopped playing a few months ago as more and more DLC flooded the valley.

Ii don’t despite the DLC, as Payday 2 was always a fun basegame. But things like splitting the heist and the character belonging to the heist in two seperate 10$ packages or just coming up with stuff that doesn’t really fit the setting (in my personal opinion) put me off quite a bit.

Tom Miles
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Tom Miles

Jim, you are one of my favourite people in the universe next to Big Boss and my Wife. Every one of your tweets brings a smile to my face and the sass overload between the Payday 2 tweets, the Facebook status and now this article has me thanking God for you all over again. #JimSaw #FucKonami

18650
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18650

Never change Jim.

NR_8_GK
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NR_8_GK

Guess they didn’t realize only Valve can get away with this stuff

SilentPony
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SilentPony

Somehow I just know Konami is behind this…

Guildenstern Von Kalte II
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Guildenstern Von Kalte II

Ahahaha! Love you Jim!

Kyle Yager
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Kyle Yager

They’ll realize they fucked up soon enough. Until then I’m gonna check out the weapon balancing mentioned in the same update.

goodbyejojo
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goodbyejojo

how many good guys are left? How many stay that way?

bimmyz
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bimmyz
Andrew Davis
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“Are you not entertained ?!” shouted Jim to the bloodthirsty crowd.
Jim took a deep breath as he listened to the crowd’s response, reveling in the blood and mayhem around him.
“ARE YOU NOT ENTERTAINED ?!”
The crowd cheered.

Christopher Howell
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Christopher Howell

Oh gods I creamed my pants. This article is so amazing, so well written, so perfectly worded that I orgasmed multiple times per word while reading it.

Thank god for Jim “Fucking” Stirling

Fish
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Fish
Edward Turvey
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Edward Turvey

Everybody happy now? No, I thought not.

Corey
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Corey

I just find it fun that they pissed off the PC crowd (the crowd who give them the most money) about a year or so after they pissed off the console crowd.

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