Thursday, March 31, 2011

Release Notes 3/30/2011

Game News
Brazil Open To All
Brazil is now open to all players. Just use your travel menu and you're there. For all the details, visit the Customer Support Brazil 411 and FAQ page.
Brazil Missions and Boss Fights
You asked for it and we delivered. Brazil now offers exciting Missions and 5 new Bosses are waiting for a good fight. For more information, visit the Customer Support Brazil Missions/Boss Fights FAQ 411 page.
Mission Event: Take Back The Street
It's time to "Take Back The Street". Complete new tasks and fight Bosses as you progress through this 8 day event to earn great rewards. 
Brazil Smuggling Gifting Event
Hurry up and collect all your gifts for the Brazil Smuggling Event—it's almost over! For more information, check out the Customer Support Brazil Smuggling Event 411 and FAQ.
Send Brazil Cash
Need more cash to get conquer Brazil? Look no further than the Free Gift page and you will find Brazil Real to send to and request from your mafia.
Brazil Consumables 
Three of the Five Brazil Consumables are now available as free gifts.
Brazil Mastery Item Stats
The Brazil Mastery Items have been updated to include statistics as well as character building abilities.
Lucky Stash Loot Update
New items are available from your Lucky Stash Slot Machine.
Golden Promotion and New Bonuses
Look for new and exciting bonuses when you reach the next level and share your rewards with your mafia. This feature is not yet activated on all accounts.
Japanese Earthquake Relief
To help the victims of the devastating earthquake in Japan, we teamed up with Direct Relief International and offered a Limited Edition loot item in the Marketplace. 100% of the proceeds for purchases of The Japanese Fan were contributed to the relief efforts in Japan.
JapanMobile Update
Atlantic City Mobile has been updated so you can collect Energy Packs, invitations and gifts on the go. Visit on your mobile phone and check it out.
Cuban Crisis Crates
Cuban Crisis Crates are now available. Visit the Marketplace to check out the cool loot items you can get.
Community News
New Super Moderator
Please welcome our newest Mafia Wars Super Moderator, Rinzler, to the Zynga Forums! Click here to leave a message and wish him good luck.
 April Awesomeness
Check out our latest contest on the Zynga Forum Boards. It's like March Madness but it's April Awesomeness and you can win some cool prizes.
Zynga Press Event
On March 22nd Zynga held a Press Event in New York City and [OG|MIG] Chainsaw Chester represented Mafia Wars. Go here to read more about it.
Lady Gaga Donates to Zynga for Japan
Click here to read about Lady Gaga's contribution to Japan on behave of Zynga.
Mafia Meetup Day
Mafia Meetup Day is almost here. Look for your city by going to and join other Mafia Wars players on April 8th.