Console Monster writes: "Downloadable content has many functions, though the main one is to increase a game's playing time. This is evident through the likes of Grand Theft Auto IV with its The Lost & Damned content. Within such titles, players have clocked up more gaming hours within each game, due to this new content.
When Fable 2 released in October 2008, the need for downloadable content was imminent, as many players found themselves finishing the game within hours of putting the disc into their Xbox 360 consoles. This need was met in January with the release of "Knothole Island", which despite adding a few more hours to the playing time, it was greeted by a mixed response. A few months on, "See the Future" has arrived on the docks of Bowerstone..."