Mafia II developer lending a hand with Grand Theft Auto V

Mafia III also in the works

Word has it that 2K Czech, the studio behind the Mafia series, is assisting Rockstar North with the development of Grand Theft Auto V.

Not only does the collaboration assist the development of the next GTA game, it is also intended to help 2K Czech gain experience in order to help them turn the Mafia series into a cornerstone IP for Take Two.

As another bonus it has also emerged that development of Mafia III has also begun in full swing at 2K Czech.

The news all comes from the familiar 'anonymous source' close to development courtesy of VG247.

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