The Proximity Mine is a weapon in Mafia III.


A Proximity Mine is an explosive weapon equipped with a proximity trip wire. Once deployed, it will be outlined in yellow, and any person or vehicle that comes within its range will cause it to detonate.


The weapon can be purchased from the Arms Dealer.

Real World

You can read more about mines on their Wikipedia page.


  • Proximity Mines were added with update 1.070.0.
  • The mines can be used on foot or thrown from vehicles.
  • The mines will float on water, making them useful against boats.


  • Deployed proximity mine