Rockstar Announces DLC For L.A. Noire
- Seven new pieces of DLC
- Two new cases
- Pricing varies with each piece of content
Rockstar Games has announced downloadable content plans for crime thriller, L.A. Noire. Several standalone cases, collectibles and challenges will be released in the coming months on the PlayStation Network for the PS3 and the Xbox Live.
L.A. Noire’s Rockstar Pass is a new way to pre-order DLC, which gives players access to all seven paid DLC. Once purchased, the Rockstar Pass enables gamers to download all the announced DLC for free as it becomes available on the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live, which totals four unique cases, two detective suits and a collectible challenge. Xbox 360 Achievements and PlayStation Trophies will be available in each of the four cases.
These seven pre-order DLC options will be available to purchase from Xbox LIVE and PlayStation Network starting today with The Badge Pursuit Challenge and the Sharpshooter/ Broderick detective suits to download for $2/160 Microsoft Points and $1/80 Microsoft Points, respectively. "The Naked City" Vice case and "A Slip of the Tongue" Traffic case are also launching today. Both cases will each be priced at $4 (PlayStation Network) / 320 Microsoft Points (Xbox Live).
Two brand new cases, the "Nicholson Electroplating" Arson case (June 21, 2011) and the "Reefer Madness" Vice case (July 12, 2011), will also be available for download later this summer, each priced at $4 (PlayStation Network) / 320 Microsoft Points (Xbox Live). Inspired both by famous noir fiction and real-life crimes taken straight from the headlines, these downloadable cases will provide unique experiences for players independent of the game's primary storyline. All of the DLC will be available for purchase through the L.A. Noire Rockstar Pass, priced after the limited discount period at $12 (PlayStation Network) / 960 Microsoft Points (Xbox Live).
As a token of thanks to fans, members of the Rockstar Social Club will also receive a free download of the Chicago Lightning Detective Suit. In addition, Rockstar will unlock the Chicago Piano machine gun for free to all players via the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live.