by Joshua Russo
2K Games announced on Twitter this morning that the third installment in the Mafia franchise is releasing digitally and retail on October 7. The tweet also linked to a new story trailer titled “One Way Road” that captures the setting of New Orleans in the 1960s.
Preorders for Mafia III will come with a “Family Kick-Back” bonus, which includes three vehicles and weapons.
An $80 limited deluxe edition and $150 limited collector’s edition were also detailed. The $80 limited deluxe edition includes the season pass for Mafia III. The $150 limited collector’s edition includes the season pass as well as a vinyl score for Mafia III, an art book, art prints and more items that are still unannounced.
Rumor’s are also swirling that Mafia III’s town of New Bordeaux is the same New Bordeaux that appears on the recently leaked map for Red Dead Redemption’s sequel.
Mafia III will release for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.