Last week 2K teased it and today they officially announced it, Mafia: Trilogy. This collection of Mafia games allows you to live the life of a gangster across three distinct eras in all three entries in the series. And, all three games are making their way to Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC and Stadia.
In addition, both Mafia II and Mafia III Definitive Editions are available digitally on the PlayStation Store, Xbox Live, and Steam. And, Mafia: Definitive Edition is coming August 28, 2020 in both digital and physical formats. Let’s take a look at all three titles and see what’s included in each.
Mafia: Definitive Edition Details
Mafia: Definitive Edition
Out of all three games in the trilogy, Mafia: Definitive Edition is the only game that is getting a complete overhaul. You heard me right! Moreover, it is rebuilt from the ground up using the Mafia III game engine. In addition, it is packed with extras, which include expanded backstories, new dialogue, additional cutscenes and modern gameplay features.
The game is set in the 1930s in the town of Lost Heaven, IL. And, you play as cab driver Tommy Angelo whose run-in with the mob has got him questioning his morals. As a result, Tommy realizes that some rewards that the mob offers are too good to pass up. Consequently, Tommy will do whatever it takes as a Prohibition-era gangster to rise through the ranks and make it to the top.
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Mafia II: Definitive Edition
The second game in the series, Mafia II: Definitive Edition, takes place post World War II in the 1940s and ’50s in the town of Empire Bay, NY. You take on the role of Vito Scaletta, a war hero, whose involvement with the mob is to help pay off his father’s debts. Along with your good buddy Joe, Vito tries to prove himself climbing the family ladder.
This definitive edition is remastered with 4k resolution and comes with all three add-ons. And, If you own the game on Steam, you’ll automatically upgrade to Mafia II: Definitive Edition for free. That’s awesome!
Mafia III: Definitive Edition
Finally, the last game in the trilogy takes place in the year 1968 in New Bordeaux, LA. And, you play as a lethal anti-hero known as Lincoln Clay whose surrogate family is killed by the Italian Mafia. As a result, Lincoln is ready to avenge his family’s death. In addition, you have three very different play-styles to choose from: brute force, blazing guns, or stalk-and-kill tactics.
Moreover, this third and final entry in the trilogy has all add-ons. And, it comes with all of the Weapons and Vehicle Packs too. Pretty cool eh? Good news! Do you own the game on PlayStation 4, Xbox One or PC? If so, you are automatically updated to the definitive edition for free. Now that’s awesome!