hot  /  reviews  /  video  /  blogs  /  forum

'Joe's Adventure' content coming to Mafia II

12:40 PM on 09.16.2010 // Nick Chester

2K Games will be revisiting the character of Mafia II's Joe Barbaro, with upcoming downloadable content called "Joe's Adventure" for its third-person action title.

The content will have players stepping in the shoes of Barbaro, long-time friend of Mafia II protagonist Vita Scaletta, with all new narrative content. The downloadable content will include new locations, including a train station, the cathouse, a boat yard, as well as other unexplored areas of the game's Empire City.

"Joe's Adventure" seems to answer some complaints gamers and reviewers had about there not being much outside of the main story thread -- it will feature a number of optional arcade-style quests, complete with a points system and leaderboards (similar to those found in previous DLC packages, the PlayStation exclusive "The Betrayal of Jimmy" and multi-platform DLC "Jimmy's Vendetta."). Expect new music and new clothing, as well.

No date or pricing has been set for "Joe's Adventure," which is scheduled to hit Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. Personally, I find the title a bit odd -- I don't really associate the word "adventure" with Italian mobsters. Sonic goes on adventures… not so much gangsters. Is that just me?

Photo Gallery:   (you can use your arrow keys)



 Reblog (or) Blog Reply



Nick Chester, Former Editor-in-Chief (2011)
 Follow Blog + disclosure Tips
Editor-in-Chief @ Destructoid.com nick at destructoid.com  more   |   staff directory

Get more destructoid:   We're indie-run, blogging for the love of it, and our site will always be free. Optionally, you can support us and get: (1) Faster pages from our cloud server (3) Wide(r)screen (3) No big ads on Dtoid, Japanator, Tomopop, or Flixist (4) Auto contest entries, and (5) Dibs on betas & downloads. Try it out

 Setup email comments

Unsavory comments? Please report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our moderators, and flag the user (we will ban users dishing bad karma). Can't see comments? Apps like Avast or browser extensions can cause it. You can fix it by adding *.disqus.com to your whitelists.
advertisement:




Back to Top


  Light Theme      Dark Theme
What is the meaning of life, and do you have any more pizza rolls?
You may remix all content on this site under Creative Commons with Attribution
- Living the dream, Since 2006 -