Mafia II: Joe’s Adventures
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'Mafia II' Goes Retro with 'Joe's Adventures', Early 2000s Retro That Is | 30 Nov 2010 // 9:00 PM

Through its recreation of both a 1940s and 1950s setting, Mafia II is obviously a game with a retro vibe. Why then, am I reminded more of early 2000 when I play Joe's Adventures?

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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

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"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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