Publisher 2K Games and developer Hangar 13 debuted the “A Life of Reward Too Big to Ignore” trailer and screenshots for Mafia: Definitive Edition during the Gamescom 2020: Opening Night Live stream.
The trailer sees protagonist Tommy Angelo learn an important lesson—“that despite the cost, loyalty to the Family can bring riches and power far beyond what his life as a cab driver affords him.”
Here is an overview of the game, via 2K Games:
Part one of the Mafia crime saga—1930s, Lost Heaven, Illinois.
Re-made from the ground up with a new game engine, an updated script, new cutscenes, additional gameplay sequences, and more, you’ll rise through the ranks of the Italian Mafia during the Prohibition era of organized crime. After a run-in with the mob, cab driver Tommy Angelo is thrust into a deadly underworld. Initially uneasy about falling in with the Salieri crime family, Tommy soon finds that some rewards are too big to pass up.
- Remade Classic – Faithfully recreated from the ground up, with a new game engine, expanded story, new and refined modern gameplay features, re-recorded orchestral score, and more. This is the Mafia you remember, only much more.
- Play a Mob Movie – Live the life of a Prohibition-era gangster and rise through the ranks of the Mafia in a cinematic experience, with new story elements like a revised script, brand new cutscenes, and re-recorded voice acting.
- Lost Heaven, Illinois – Recreated 1930s cityscape filled with interwar architecture, cars, and culture to see, hear, and interact with.
Watch the trailer below. View the screenshots at the gallery.