'The Godfather' Game to Launch on Facebook

A social gaming firm is preparing to bring a game based on The Godfather to Facebook this fall, reports The Hollywood Reporter. Just what we need -- another Mafia Internet game!

San Francisco-based Kabam has developed the game, called The Godfather: Five Families, based on a license from Viacom's Paramount Pictures, the LA Times reported.

The game takes place in 1930s New York City, about 10 years before when the first movie in the great trilogy starts, according to THR. Players are in one of the five mafia families featured in the franchise and must fight or scheme their way to the top to become the boss.

Read the full article: ''The Godfather' Game to Launch on Facebook - The Hollywood Reporter

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