Hangar 13 hasn’t formally introduced any particulars for Mafia 4 but it surely looks like they might be getting ready so as to add multiplayer and stay service options to the sport. The developer is recruiting for numerous roles inside the growth crew and people job descriptions trace the sport could not totally be a single-player expertise.
Is a multiplayer Mafia 4 sport in growth?
The job itemizing for a Senior Methods Designer at Brighton, the situation for the event of the following Mafia sport, asks for an individual with AAA sport growth expertise and the corporate would favor somebody with “multiplayer video games and/or stay sport design expertise.” The position additionally requires data of financial system programs and design, hinting extra in direction of a possible live-service system relatively than co-op or aggressive multiplayer.
These hoping to get a single-player expertise needn’t lose all hope, although. In contrast to different job listings noticed by Reddit, this one doesn’t truly point out the Mafia franchise. This opening could even be for the rumored revival of the High Spin franchise or one other sport altogether.
Different job listings do point out “the following iteration of the Mafia franchise” in addition to the supply of “participating Stealth and Fight gameplay loops”, suggesting an analogous fight system to that seen in Mafia 3. Little else is understood in regards to the sport, though earlier rumors have speculated it will likely be a prequel to Mafia that’s set in Sicily and can give attention to the household of Don Salieri. Both method, the sport is more likely to be a number of years away from launch.