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[15 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 227 views]

The latest installment in Sid Meier’s Civilization series, Beyond Earth, looks intriguing and has generally been well reviewed. However, for some players, no game has truly arrived until the first dot fix ships — Beyond Earth 1.0.1 Update is here.

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[14 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 580 views]

Another year, another Mac Game Top 10. However, whereas it would be well nigh impossible to best the 2013 Mac Game Top 10 (ie Bioshock Infinite, XCOM: Enemy Unknown), the 2014 Iteration is memorable in its own right, featuring the …

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[27 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 881 views]

The narrative is increasingly familiar — our Earth is spent, used up and it’s time for us to move on to another world. Civilization: Beyond Earth Mac, now specially priced on the Mac App Store, $36.99 (49.99), takes the classic …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[22 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 812 views]

How much Mac gaming is too much Mac gaming or is such a thing just the figment of some hyperactive helicopter parent’s fevered nightmares? Put the notion to the test with these awesome Modern Warfare and Call of Duty bundles …

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[31 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 359 views]

How do you top multimillion seller Bastion? Back to the well is an excellent strategy though hardly the final word on Transistor from famed game developer Amir Rao (Supergiant Games) with original soundtrack from Darren Knob.
From the creators of Bastion, …

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[18 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 391 views]

Everything IS awesome! Especially awesome if you are styling the all-new The LEGO Movie Game Mac ($32.99), specially priced for early adopting lab rats like you and me. ‘Twas seriously the best movie of the year and Inside Gaming News …

Games, Mac »

[13 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 477 views]

And, by free Mac games we mean no upfront cost, but endless temptations and mind games to get you to spend all kinds of money. Yes, basic game play is free, but it takes a strong, strong man to keep …

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[1 Oct 2014 | One Comment | 314 views]

What the heck is a pre-sequel? Well, before Borderlands 2, but after the original Borderlands we learn about the rise of Handsome Jack and his rise to power. That’s what Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel means and it’s available for pre-order now.
The …

Games, Mac »

[27 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 217 views]

Fall is here and the presses are running. But what does that have to do with the cyborg ninja Raiden and his quest? Cider Mac allows developer Transgaming to bring Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance to the fairer platform quickly and …

Games, Mac »

[23 Sep 2014 | One Comment | 1,406 views]

Once upon a time, Mac gaming meant playing all by your lonesome. These days, Mac gaming is huge and there are tons and tons of Mac multiplayer games.
Moreover, there are Mac multiplayer titles to suit most tastes, skill levels …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[21 Jun 2014 | No Comment | 494 views]

Sum-sum-summer time is the perfect time to settle in and learn a new Mac Game. The Mac App Store’s “Amazing Games, Amazing Prices” Mac game sale is the right to buy with half-off savings on great A-list and classic Mac …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[2 May 2014 | No Comment | 647 views]

Finally, a religious holiday with its priorities straight — Celebrate May the 4th and Star Wars with the unbridled pursuit of merchandise! Or, put in language a youngling couldn’t mistake, great Mac Star Wars games at up to two-thirds off …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[25 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 570 views]

Spring, the season for savings! Apple running the “Amazing Games Amazing Prices” Mac Game Sale on the Mac App Store. There are A-list titles available at big mark downs, 50 percent off the suggested retail prices.
• Borderlands 2, $14.99 — …

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[22 Apr 2014 | One Comment | 755 views]

Of the challenges facing Mac gaming, OpenGL is perhaps the most important single problem/opportunity. For example, Microsoft hasn’t released a major DirectX update in five years and, as exemplified by the Xbox One launch, Redmond is well off top form …

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[14 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 1,994 views]

Mac games come and mostly go. Sid Meier’s Civilization arrived in 1991 and has kept coming ever since. And, later this year, Civilization Beyond Earth Mac will take the franchise, and humanity, to new worlds.
Civilization: Beyond Earth Mac will …