Rockstar hat angekündigt, Anfang 2009 eine kostenlose Erweiterung für Midnight Club: Los Angeles zu veröffentlichen. Diese wird die Spielwelt um etwas ein Drittel um das Gebiet South Central erweitern, sowie neue Autos und Musik in das Spiel einführen.
Rockstar is proud to announce this massive downloadable upgrade and content pack for Midnight Club: Los Angeles. The content will be available early 2009 for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PLAYSTATIONÂ computer entertainment system.
The „South Central Upgrade Map“ provides players with a whole new area of the city, about one-third the size of the original map, and will be available for free. This area features L.A. landmarks such as Exposition Park, the USC campus, Shrine Auditorium, Crenshaw Plaza, and the L.A. Memorial Coliseum and stretches south to the 105 Freeway. In addition to the free new city area, players will be able to purchase the „South Central Content Pack“ which includes new character competitions, races, cars and music available in a single complete package. The new vehicles include a variety of cars and a motorcycle. Also making an appearance for the first time in Midnight Club: Los Angeles will be SUVs, a longtime favorite of the series‘ fans.
„This downloadable content hones in on a very iconic area of Los Angeles,“ said Jay Panek, Midnight Club Producer at Rockstar San Diego. „This South Central download features staples of the area, from the landmarks to the types of cars, and we think it really helps enhance the overall L.A. feel we set out to recreate.“
Midnight Club: Los Angeles is currently available for the Xbox 360 and PLAYSTATION 3. The „South Central Upgrade Map“ and „South Central Content Pack“ both require players to have the full version of Midnight Club: Los Angeles for Xbox 360 or PLAYSTATION 3 and an Xbox LIVE or a PlayStation Network membership to download.