Case Study - Payday 2 Game Analytics and Backend Services (AccelByte - Starbreeze Studios)

To understand the large active player base of the acclaimed PAYDAY 2, Starbreeze puts its trust in AccelByte Game Analytics. AccelByte enables Starbreeze to analyze play data and player behavior, to make informed decisions about game design that increase player satisfaction and engagement.

AccelByte Telemetry and Analytics is included in the AccelByte Cloud offering which provides fully managed, 24/7 cloud operation, giving Starbreeze room to focus on what really matters: continuously improving the game for their players.

AccelByte worked closely with Starbreeze to implement telemetry hooks, which gather critical gameplay data such as loadout, player and match statistics from multiplayer sessions, and player economy trends. With this data in hand, Starbreeze has been able to tailor game updates to refine player experience.

About AccelByte

AccelByte is a developer of scalable cloud-based digital publishing and game services technology. Comprised of industry veterans with years of experience building and operating large scale online game publishing platforms, AccelByte empowers publishers and developers to have their own platform. AccelByte is a One-Stop-Shop for Live Game Services.

About Starbreeze

Starbreeze is an independent developer and creator of PC and console games targeting the global market, with studios in Stockholm, Barcelona, and Paris. Housing the smash hit IP PAYDAY, Starbreeze develops games based on proprietary and third-party rights, both in-house and in partnership with external game developers. Starbreeze shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm under the tickers STAR A and STAR B with the ISIN-codes SE0007158928 (A share) and SE0005992831 (B share). For more information, please visit

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