Welcome to the MafiaManiac Wiki
What is Mafia?Mafia is an epic game of skill, persuasion, deception, strategy, participation, cruelty and cunning. It is a contest of wits; a championship of cleverness. It is intense, unforgiving, relentless, dominating and amazing. Some people have had Mafia dreams. Some people drive across the city to get better wireless to play Mafia. People ignore their workload to play Mafia. Mafia is addicting. Mafia is fun. Mafia is wickedly cool, awesome and pulse-poundingly exciting. If a game is designed well and hosted well and played well, it can be a work of art.
>> If you are more familiar with Mafia Scum style, please read the transitional Scum Mafia to Den Mafia guide where you will find out the main differences!
Completed Games on MafiaManiac
>> Completed Games: each game on MafiaManiac has its own page on this wiki with Game Mechanics, Roles, Actions, Links to the original game and BTSC threads and the "Host's Cut" - revealing insights on the game from the Host's perspective.
History of Mafia
>> History of Mafia: Besides MafiaManiac there are several other Mafia forums where Mafia games have been played in this format. This wiki has a history of all the games since the beginning, split into many eras.
>> Special Project: Recovering a complete list and further information on the lost Mafia Games from MafiaManiac on IPBFree. Look in the Lost Era category to see which games have been partially recovered so far.
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Mixing memory and regret
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Terry Pratchett, a hero of mine, had a view of people he expressed through Death (the character). "HUMANS NEED FANTASY TO BE HUMAN. TO BE THE PLACE WHERE THE FALLING ANGEL MEETS THE RISING APE."
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