Mafia 2 vs godfather 2
The Godfather by Mario PuzoThe Godfather—the epic tale of crime and betrayal that became a global phenomenon.
Almost fifty years ago, a classic was born. A searing portrayal of the Mafia underworld, The Godfather introduced readers to the first family of American crime fiction, the Corleones, and their powerful legacy of tradition, blood, and honor. The seduction of power, the pitfalls of greed, and the allegiance to family—these are the themes that have resonated with millions of readers around the world and made The Godfather the definitive novel of the violent subculture that, steeped in intrigue and controversy, remains indelibly etched in our collective consciousness.
The Godfather II
So what do you guys think? We dont know a lot about Mafia 2 but that trailer looks tight. Mafia 1 wasnt that bad either at least I thought it was better than Godfather 1. The Mafia "series" quoted since we've only played one game has always felt like the video game equivalent to The Godfather films. The story was excellent and I really loved the game.
The action takes place across three cities: New York , Miami , and Havana. The game is played from a third person perspective. It also contains some strategy elements, as the player's character battles rival families and take over businesses to ultimately rule over many cities. Robert Duvall reprises his role as consigliere Tom Hagen in both voice and likeness as he did in the first game. However, Al Pacino , who played Don Michael Corleone in the film did not provide his likeness or voice and the character of Michael was changed significantly in the game itself. Also, though several actors from the film have died, surviving actors G.
Back in the dark days when every other publisher was frantically jumping on the openworld bandwagon, we ended up with the core of a sometimes-quite-good Godfather game. You could rough up the working class, have fun smashing people's heads into inanimate objects and throw crooks off rooftops. Imagine The Punisher in a classic Mafioso setting with kill. It had potential. But this being mid-decade, it was inevitably ruined by some of the worst excesses of cut-and-paste sandbox design: incessant, brain-numbing repetition, needless padding and tedious map-spanning driving. Just to make the feeling of missed-opportunity all the more intense, EA also committed the cardinal sin of completely wasting the contributions of Hollywood legends like Marlon Brando and Robert Duval.
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Partially based on Puzo's novel The Godfather , the film is both sequel and prequel to The Godfather , presenting parallel dramas: one picks up the story of Michael Corleone Pacino , the new Don of the Corleone crime family , protecting the family business in the aftermath of an attempt on his life; the prequel covers the journey of his father, Vito Corleone De Niro , from his Sicilian childhood to the founding of his family enterprise in New York City. Following the success of the first film, Paramount Pictures began developing a follow up to the film, with much of the same cast and crew returning. Coppola, who was given more control on the film, had wanted to make both a sequel and a prequel to the film to tell the story of the rise of Vito and the fall of Michael. Principal photography began in October and wrapped up in June It was the last major American motion picture to have release prints made with Technicolor 's dye imbibition process until the late s. The Godfather Part II opened on December 20, , to divided reviews from critics but its reputation, however, improved rapidly and it soon became the subject of critical re-evaluation. The film was nominated for eleven Academy Awards at the 47th Academy Awards and became the first sequel to win for Best Picture.