Saturday, October 24, 2020

Mafia Definitive Edition

$40 USD
8.5

Score

8.5/10

Pros

  • Period and setting is phenomenal
  • Open world meets linear story at its best
  • The mob is criminally under-utilised in modern media

Cons

  • Wacky, almost dated, controls
  • Slow burn at the start

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