GTA IV "Lost and Damned" downloadable content coming 17 February

Having shelved initial plans to serve up GTA IV downloadable content this year, Rockstar has finally come clean and given the official word on when we

Talking to USA Today, Rockstar's Dan Houser said the extra content would be hitting the Xbox 360 on 17 February. Dubbed "Lost and Damned", it'll focus on a member of The Lost biker gang, which Niko brutally slaps down after a lengthy bike chase near the start of the game.

The new character, Johnny Klebitz, has been described by Houser as, "A very different character than Niko, with a very different background." Whether that means he lacks a taste for mafia–based violence and casually offing members of the public remains to be seen.

It's set to cost about £15 when it launches. Pricey, but if means reigniting our passion for barging around a fictional city and acting like the big I am, we're happy to stump up the cash.


GTA IV Downloadable Content

Price: £TBA

On sale: 17 February

Contact: Rockstar