From the campaign:
New York City, April 12th 1985 - Salvatore “Big Sal” Masserano, head of the DiNero crime family and “Boss of all Bosses” was shot dead. After two decades of peace and prosperity, the city holds it’s breath on the verge of an all out WAR ...
Take control of one of the Five Families in a quest to become Boss of all Bosses. Play a full game in less than an hour or wage an EPIC MOB WAR for a whole evening of fun!
The Kickstarter campaign is up and running now. They're about 1/10 the way to their goal with still 29 days left to go.