In a press release today:

"505 Games, a global publisher of video games, and Overkill today announced the pre-order programs for PAYDAY 2 which will be released this August.

Retail Pre-Orders - The Xbox360 and PS3 versions of PAYDAY 2, priced at £29.99, are available for pre-order*. Those who pre-order get their hands on the "Lootbag DLC" which includes:

Military red dot weapon sight available for use on all rifles and shotguns

Bundle of in-game cash

Exclusive skull mask

Black and red mask colour combination

"I Love OVERKILL!" mask pattern

Steam Pre-Orders - The Steam version of PAYDAY 2 has two pre-order incentives:

"Lootbag DLC" - contents as noted above, game is also priced at £24.99

"Career Criminal Edition" - game is priced at £29.99

Lootbag DLC

PAYDAY 2 original soundtrack

Two beta keys - one to keep, one to give to a friend

The Deal - receive in-game discounts on all purchases in PAYDAY 2's

Bain's Guide To The Criminal Underworld - PAYDAY 2 crime boss Bain's guide is a digital, must-have guide on heisting

Blueprints for places to heist

PAYDAY 2 will also be released on PlayStation Network in August.

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*availability of "Lootbag DLC" bonus items for retail pre-order is subject to retailer participation in promotion. Please check with your preferred retailer at time of pre-order.