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I got both of them free when I bought my video card. But I would say JC2 hands down. The environment is beautiful and you're not as confined to the missions as you are with Mafia 2 imho. Not only that, the game seems to play more smoothly (control wise) than Mafia 2.

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post #32 of 43
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Mafia 2's storyline is honestly, one of the most amazing I've played. (I'm a sucker for mob stories). I'd go with Mafia 2, plus the general atmosphere of the game is really cool.
too bad he didn't get on steam mid week lastweek, mafia 2 was on sale for 7.50, mafia 2 had a great story line, its not the BEST i've played, but it was great, also you can buy jimmy's vendetta, and thats basically turns it into GTA with an open world and all, i hope they make another one, because 2's story line just left me all like ***.
post #33 of 43
I have thoroughly played both games, I as well got them for free with my video card.

Mafia 2 is my top choice. I am a big fan of story driven games and thats exactly what mafia2 is. Its all about the story and your life. It has little RPG elements but its a blast if you like character development, as well as driving. I like driving games and there are plenty of cool cars to get and modify so I enjoyed the cross map drives! I would keep a controller handy for the driving part of the game!

JC2 is also a pretty decent game as well. It has a massive map and can be played for hours and hours. Its kind of like an over the top GTA game. It has very little story and is really just fun to mess around with. I get a little bored with this type of game though.... I like to have direction in my games and feel like I am playing for something and JC2 does not offer this. I did have a blast playing it with a friend.... We switched off as soon as we died. Its a game that you can pass the controller durring free roam just like all the GTA games
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JC2 - grappling people to a wall and then filling them w/lead? Punching a badguy and throwing his a$$ out of a chopper? Need I say more?
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I played Mafia II and while it was a good game 75% of the time you just spend driving around the city repetitively... I would go with Just Cause 2

Which really isn't bad considering Mafia II has by far the greatest driving in any sandbox game. The limiter is a nice touch too.
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just cause 2. why? just cause.

you can mod infinite ammo. cool joker customs. and you can grapple like miles away.
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Another reason to get JC2, Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw liked it, and that's a good enough reason to do anything... Lol... and if you don't know who Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw is, look him up. Naow!! Best video game reviews ever.
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As already mentioned, Just Cause 2.
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Just Cause 2 has a LOT more lasting appeal. Mafia II is (forgive the pun) criminally short.
this, though both games are really good
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Just Cause 2
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