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2K is going to make a game announcement you can’t refuse.

The publisher teased on its Twitter account that it’ll reveal Mafia III on August 5.

The original Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven was a 2002 open-world game for PlayStation 2, Xbox, and PC. Mafia II, the last game in the series, came out for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC in 2010.


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We don’t know anything about the third installment, but it’ll likely be another open-world game about, you know, the mafia.

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