Mafia: Definitive Edition is a comprehensive remake of the original Mafia game with an updated script, expanded backstories, and additional cutscenes. The remake will be powered by Mafia 3’s game engine and feature new gameplay sequences and features.
Coinciding with the game's 20th anniversary and the announcement of a new series entry
The game is rumoured to be a prequel
The California studio has reportedly seen multiple projects canned
The game is in its early stages at Mafia 3 studio Hanger 13, it's claimed
LucasArts veteran Haden Blackman is stepping down "to pursue his passion at a new endeavour"
Developer clarifies game is 'not a shot-for-shot remake' of the original
Definitive Edition is due out in August
First two remasters available immediately, while remake of original releases in August
Mafia remasters will be detailed later today
Full reveal to follow on May 19