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PAX 2010: Interview: We Chat With 2K About Mafia II's Jimmy's Vendetta DLC
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Today's Mafia II DLC, Jimmy's Vendetta, has slipped on to the Xbox Live Marketplace today and we caught up with Production Assistant at 2K Games, Dan Schmittou, at PAX 2010 this weekend to see what we can expect for our money.

Promising 5 hours of gameplay, plenty of action-orientated missions, a more sandboxy environment and hinting that more Mafia II DLC is on the cards, join us as we delve deeper into the DLC.




 
 

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Comment #1 by Lanky_Jam_Ez
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 09:11:01 AM
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can we actually play it yet though?


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Comment #2 by Webb [STAFF]
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 09:13:45 AM
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"Good things come to those who wait..." - Guinness


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Comment #3 by Magsec5
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 09:14:26 AM
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SUCH quick releasing DLC


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Comment #4 by o iCeBoArDs o
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 09:15:29 AM
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wow great its not even working -.-


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Comment #5 by X nosgoth X
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 09:21:27 AM
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A promising 5 hours of driving from mission to mission. Hell yeah.


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Comment #6 by Zombiechild
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 09:32:12 AM
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@Webb and thats why you should always order 2 pints of guinness at the same time!



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Comment #7 by Gizmo2k
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 09:58:16 AM
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Wonder if the next DLC will be super soon too? Hopefully making the 1000miles achievement lest of an immediate grind and more of 'I'll probably earn this anyway through the other DLC too'.


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Comment #8 by jeffy x360a
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 10:07:39 AM
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instead of being out partying at PAX they should of been fixing the title update so this DLC would actually work.


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Comment #9 by Zominator
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 10:11:23 AM
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I want to play my DLC i have paid for -.-


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Comment #10 by Jor-El
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 10:14:41 AM
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@7: The next DLC is rumored to be released on 9/21. It should be either the "Joe's Adventures" DLC or the PS3 exclusive "Betrayal of Jimmy" DLC


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Comment #11 by Ace The Bat Hound
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 10:17:52 AM
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God damn you 2K get this game up and runing now!!! before I kill Petr Vochozka, that is if he still works for 2K.


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Comment #12 by MADxMONK3Y NL
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 10:23:45 AM
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Any idea when the title update is ready?


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Comment #13 by slaptarze
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 10:24:31 AM
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Microsoft xbox support says update will be on in a couple of hours and no you cant have a refund. Nice huh


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Comment #14 by ThrillKillBill
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 10:24:46 AM
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It's also rumored besides Jimmy's Vendetta", the next four DLC's are already on the disc awaiting finishing touches.


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Comment #15 by Barad
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 10:25:18 AM
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I wanna play my mafia 2 DLC I paid 800msp for for god sake!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Comment #16 by Ace The Bat Hound
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 10:30:41 AM
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Why couldn't 2K let Irrational Games make the game and the dlc? Irrational Games created Bioshock for pc, xbox360 and look how that turned out.


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Comment #17 by cheevo360
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 10:45:52 AM
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let fingercross people check out hour or so. Thank again Xbox support confirm quick in day :D


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Comment #18 by Redrum4
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 11:47:46 AM
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I called xbox support< they went through all this BS and had me check and redownload it >> And I asked if they just released it too soon without any quality control and got "Its an issue with the DLC download" and not Microsofts issue >>> Way to pass the buck


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Comment #19 by MADxMONK3Y NL
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 11:50:06 AM
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IT WORKS!!!


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Comment #20 by SkyJin
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 12:34:12 PM
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It doesn't work for me...


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Comment #21 by CheesyToast111
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 02:56:55 PM
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At least it offers a bit more replayability, the main game consisted of just the story, or getting collectibles. Unfortunately with the Mass Effect 2 and Dragon Age DLC out, Jimmy your going to have to wait


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Comment #22 by MrWicked
Tuesday, September 07, 2010 @ 03:51:48 PM
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Does it work yet? I see xbox.com website is updated, but the dashboard isn't.


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Comment #23 by Berserk Orc
Wednesday, September 15, 2010 @ 03:13:39 PM
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man... i LOVED Mafia II absolutely loved it the best game sense Mass Effect 2 however this DLC was a HUGE dissapointment, i would recommend you pass on it, The strongest element of Mafia II was the great story and this DLC is completely void of it not to mention all the missions are out in the open so police constantly fuck everything up if you hated them in the normal game then this DLC is going to make you want to drive down to your local gun shop pick up a shot gun drive down to your local police station and kill them due to the frustration their Pixelated counterparts caused you.


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