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Mafia II Latest News - PS3

  • Publisher: 2K Games
  • Genre:Action, Adventure
  • Developer: 2K Czech
  • Release Date:Aug 24, 2010
  • # of Players:1 player
  • ESRB:M - Mature (Blood,Intense Violence,Nudity,Sexual Content,Strong Language,Use of Drugs and Alcohol)
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Game Description: In this highly anticipated sequel, players step into the pinstripe suit of Vito Scaletta, a Sicilian immigrant looking to earn his spot at the top of criminal underworld. The third-person gangster action includes intense shootouts, deadly car chases and enough mob mayhem to please any goodfella, all of which comes to life thanks the game's stunning cinematic presentation.
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Mafia II News

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  • Mafia II Developer Video Episode 1 -- Story & Characters

    Explore the story and characters behind Mafia II, just like TheFeed is exploring the forests of the Pacific Northwest! A son of a poor Italian immigrant, Vito Scaletta is looking to escape the life of poverty that consumed his childhood. He is soon swayed by the lure of power and wealth that a life of organized crime can bring. Watch the video...

    Posted April 1, 2010

    Mafia II Developer Video Episode 1 -- Story & Characters
  • Mafia II Release Date Announced

    2K Games has finally decided to ease the speculation-weary minds of Mafia fans by announcing the new official release date for the stylish gangster sequel, Mafia II: August 24. The sprawling, bloody tale of young Vito Scalleta’s rise to power through the ranks of the mob in mid-20th Century America has been a long time coming, and...

    Posted March 25, 2010

    Mafia II Release Date Announced
  • GDC 10: The State of Development of Mafia II Video Interview

    As you might have noticed, Mafia II is one of the hottest games coming out of GDC. We previewed the game recently, and Adam Sessler also interviewed the Director of Creative Production. In this video, he goes one on one with Senior Producer Denby Grace, who provides some insight into how 2K's game is coming along. Want to know more? Take a...

    Posted March 10, 2010

    GDC 10: The State of Development of Mafia II Video Interview
  • GDC 10: The Authentic World of Mafia II Video Interview

    Among the many titles on display during GDC, few are nabbing the spotlight quite like Mafia II. We got a glimpse of it during the show, and our very intrepid Editor-in-Chief Adam Sessler interviewed members of the team, including Director of Creative Production, Jack Scalici. Scalici offers plenty of insight into the ways that the team has...

    Posted March 10, 2010

    GDC 10: The Authentic World of Mafia II Video Interview
  • GDC 2010 Preview: Mafia II

    G4 got its hands on organized crime simulator Mafia II at this year's Game Developer Conference, and the period-perfect game is looking pretty amazing. Here's what our own Eric Eckstein had to say about the title: "I have played a ton of open world games, virtually all within this console generation, and have had Mafia II on my radar for...

    Posted March 10, 2010

    GDC 2010 Preview: Mafia II
  • 2K Games Teams With Playboy For Mafia II

    This morning, 2K Games announced a team-up with Playboy, Thankfully, this won't be a sequel to Playboy: The Mansion. Instead, Hefner's company is providing access to its image database for for Mafia II. Playboy will provide "unique in-game integration" of more than 50 vintage Playboy covers and centerfolds into the Mafia II...

    Posted March 8, 2010

    2K Games Teams With Playboy For Mafia II
  • Mafia II, L.A. Noire, Max Payne 3, Civilization 5 Planned Between August And October

    It was supposed to be a busy release season for Take-Two Interactive in the first half of 2010, but the delay-prone publisher has seen many of its major releases pushed out of that window. Take-Two is now saying that Mafia II, L.A. Noire, Max Payne 3 and Civilization V are all now planned for release between August 1 and October 31, aka the...

    Posted March 3, 2010

    Mafia II, L.A. Noire, Max Payne 3, Civilization 5 Planned Between August And October
  • Red Dead Redemption, BioShock 2, Mafia II, Max Payne 3 All First Half Of 2010

    Take-Two Interactive isn't messing around in 2010. Even though the publisher has pushed a number of high-profile releases into next year, the company will apparently be rolling out these major games at an accelerated pace, according to Take-Two Interactive chairman Strauss Zelnick during a financial call with analysts this afternoon. Zelnick...

    Posted September 1, 2009

    Red Dead Redemption, BioShock 2, Mafia II, Max Payne 3 All First Half Of 2010
  • Mafia II GamesCom 2009 Preview

    It's a long wait before Rockstar Games delivers the next Grand Theft Auto and since The Godfather II wasn't too hot, it's encouraging that Billy Berghammer has come away with such positive impressions of Mafia II in Germany. Billy checked out the latest build of 2K Czech's Mafia II at GamesCom 2009, where the studio demonstrated the stealth...

    Posted August 21, 2009

    Mafia II GamesCom 2009 Preview
  • Mafia II E3 Demo Impressions

    It's probably unfair to say that Mafia II's been in the making for seven years. Even though the first Mafia was released in 2002, 2K Czech (or as they are formerly known, Illusion Softworks) has certainly been doing other things (the Vietcong series, for example). But man, whatever the reasons, it's still been a long, long time. The demo I'm...

    Posted June 3, 2009

    Mafia II E3 Demo Impressions
  • Mafia II E3 Trailer

    2K Czech presents their moving story trailer for E3 2009 which explores a bit of Mafia II's backstory. The open-world mobster action game's launch has been delayed to sometime between November of this year to April 2010. Mafia II E3 Trailer Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version

    Posted May 29, 2009

    Mafia II E3 Trailer
  • First Look: 'Mafia II' -- The Sleeper Hit Of 2009?

    It has been nearly seven years since the original Mafia was released for PC and about five since it hit the PlayStation 2 and Xbox consoles. There's an entire generation of gamers unfamiliar with the franchise. Whether you have fond memories of Mafia (the PC version, at least) or you have never heard of the series, 2K Games wants to make sure...

    Posted April 27, 2009| 15 Comments

    First Look: 'Mafia II' -- The Sleeper Hit Of 2009?
  • DICE 2009: What Developers Want To Play In 2009--Ted Price, Todd Howard, Chris Taylor, And More!

    Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version Developers are gamers, too! Find out what some of your favorite game developers are looking forward to in 2009. Gas Powered Games' Chris Taylor, Insomniac's Ted Price, id Software's Todd Hollenshead, Universal's Pete Wanat, and Bethesda's Todd Howard share their wish lists for 2009. Dawn of War II,...

    Posted February 27, 2009| 56 Comments

    DICE 2009: What Developers Want To Play In 2009--Ted Price, Todd Howard, Chris Taylor, And More!
  • Video Game Revenues To Grow To $20 Billion in 09!

    Even though growth in the industry is likely to slow from 19 percent to 6.7 percent, analyst Mike Hickey of Janco Partners says U.S. video game industry revenues will be worth over 20 billion dollars by the end of 2009. "We continue to believe video games offer an exceedingly strong value proposition for consumers in the current economic...

    Posted January 28, 2009| 29 Comments

    Video Game Revenues To Grow To $20 Billion in 09!
  • 'Mafia II' Extended Trailer Shares More Stunning Footage

    You might remember a similar trailer for 2K's mob-action game Mafia II. This latest extended edition offers more footage from the game, rendered using in-game assets with the real-time cut scene animator with no post-production effects. Snazzy. Look for more mob action sequel fun later this Fall on the PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. Mafia II Extended...

    Posted January 15, 2009| 9 Comments

    'Mafia II' Extended Trailer Shares More Stunning Footage
  • Sessler's Soapbox: Mafia II's (not so) Open World

    Posted: August 24, 2010

    39,600 Views | 06:16

  • Mafia II "Earning Your Keep" Trailer

    Posted: August 20, 2010

    22,146 Views | 01:12

  • Mafia II "Ties That Bind" Trailer

    Posted: August 19, 2010

    3,218 Views | 01:17

  • Mafia II "Tools Of The Trade" Trailer

    Posted: August 18, 2010

    3,854 Views | 01:08

  • Mafia II Xbox 360 & PS3 Demo Comparison Video

    Posted: August 11, 2010

    46,032 Views | 07:15

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