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Well i dont play just cause 2 yet(though i played just cause 1)but i finished mafia 2 and thats a great game.Well the plot is weak but the graphic is really nice and game play also is good.
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JC2 w/360 Controller FTW.

Mafia 2 isn't bad, has a much more significant and engrossing storyling, but it's way shorter and frankly just not as much fun as JC2.

If you can max it out (esp. w/NV cards so you get the GPU H2O effects), the visuals in JC2 are nothing short of spectacular ... lots of times I'd just float around on my parachute gawking at the scenic vistas. It's a really pretty-looking game.

You do, however, have to enjoy the idea that your goal in the game is to cause chaos by blowing s*** up and killing government thugs. The plotline is fairly threadbare and a lot of the time you're not involved in missions pursuant to the main story. In terms of the mechanics of the game progression, the game it's most similar to might be Prototype.

In Mafia 2 pretty much everything you do is related to the main story plot (unless you're just driving around), so while it's kind of a sandbox game, it's also in a sense fairly linear.
    
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JC2 by far. You can mod it much easier.
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