www.testfreaks.com

Reviews, reviews, reviews...

Mafia
5.8 out of 10

Mafia

Mafia brings the 1930's underworld to life in this third-person Read more

Best Price at Amazon

Reviews and Problems with Mafia

Showing 1-10 of 19
Overall 6
6.0

Expert Review

RewiredMind.com
11 January 2005
  • Excerpt: PS2 ports of PC games used to be half-decent back in the day. Given the nature of the beast, the PS2 has stood still in terms of hardware specifications, whereas the PC has come on leaps and bounds.
  • Read full review
Overall 8
7.5
Gameplay 9
9.0
Graphics 6
6.0
Sound 9
9.0

Mafia

GamersHell.com
2 May 2004
  • Excerpt: After two long years of waiting, Mafia has finally been ported to the consoles. The PC version was a hit, with a compelling story line and superb graphics. Let’s see if Mafia has stood the test of time and can bring to the PS2 what it brought to the PC.
  • Read full review
Overall 6
6.4

Mafia

Into Liquid Sky
27 April 2004
  • Excerpt: Set in the prohibition era, this gangster game comes across a lot like a more historically-driven Grand Theft Auto . Mafia even features a similar type of gameplay and even some familiar control features.
  • Pros: Great story and good voice acting, Racing and Freeride modes to go with main story, Large world to drive around
  • Cons: LOTS of loading, Driving is a bore, Control interface for on-foot aspect could use tightening
  • Read full review
Overall 5
5.0

Expert Review

TheStar.com
5 April 2004
  • Excerpt: As a game originally available for PC back in '02, Mafia comes to PlayStation2 and Xbox like an offer that can't be refused.
  • Read full review
Overall 5
5.0

Mafia

Evergeek
5 April 2004
  • Excerpt: As a game originally available for PC back in '02, Mafia comes to PlayStation2 and Xbox like an offer that can't be refused.
  • Read full review
Overall 6
5.7
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 6
5.5
Sound 8
8.0

Expert Review

Kikizo
1 April 2004
  • Conclusion: Mafia is indicative of many publishers' less-than-stellar approach to porting titles. Clearly, bringing this PC stalwart to home consoles would've required far too much effort and (more importantly) money to do right.
  • Read full review
Overall 8
7.6

PS2 Review - 'Mafia'

WorthPlaying
25 February 2004
  • Excerpt: Genre : Action/Strategy Publisher: Take 2 Developer: Illusion Softworks Release Date: January 28, 2004 Buy 'MAFIA': Xbox | PC | PlayStation 2 What is the definition of family? Webster's dictionary defines a family as a fundamental social group in society typically consisting of one or two parents...
  • Read full review
Overall 7
6.8
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 8
8.0
Sound 8
8.0

Mafia

The Next Level
13 February 2004
  • Excerpt: The story centers around Tommy Angelo, a 1930's cab driver who finds himself caught up in the world of organized crime. It's told as a flashback, buffered by Tommy ratting out his boss to a detective in a diner. We follow his career from involuntary getaway driver to made man.
  • Read full review

Expert Review

JIVEMagazine.com
7 February 2004
Overall 7
7.4

Expert Review

Game Over Online
18 September 2002
  • Excerpt: The game’s protagonist, Tommy Angelo, is a taxi driver turned Mafioso. After eight years in “the business,” he finally decides he wants out. Hoping to avert the inevitable retribution of the mob, Tommy turns to a detective with an offer he can’t refuse.
  • Read full review
Next page >>