In a new developer diary video Mafia 3 developers from 2K Games are discussing Vito Scaletta's return in Mafia 3. Vito Scaletta was the main protagonist in Mafia 2.
Vito Scaletta was exiled to New Bordeaux after the events of Mafia 2. In Mafia 3 Scaletta controls a section of the map called River Row. The district is the dumpy part of the city where Vito scratches out a living.
In Mafia 3 Lincoln saves Vito as several characters try to kill him throughout the story campaign. By teaming up with Lincoln Vito hopes to be a participant in running the city of New Bordeaux.