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[26 Apr 2013 | No Comment | 1,498 views]

A highly anticipated game, XCOM Enemy Unknown Elite Edition defies meaningful description — “an electrifying combination of turn-based tactics, global strategy and sophisticated role-playing” (gameplay video below the fold) — and the minimum required system specs are nothing to …

Deals, Games, Mac, Software »

[12 Apr 2013 | 2 Comments | 1,513 views]

Another day in paradise on the shores of Lake Erie, where the coffee is strong, aromatic and the grass is now a very emerald green. Security patches, bug fixes, feature tweaks, deals and SimCity news, too, is what you will …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[5 Apr 2013 | No Comment | 1,954 views]

The user and professional reviews have been overwhelmingly good with a single exception — the lack of multiplayer. Today’s Borderlands 2 update now available from Aspyr via the Mac App Store rectifies that issue and the company has also released …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[30 Mar 2013 | No Comment | 1,075 views]

Our Fairer Deal weekend edition is wide ranging with special prices on Macs, free iPhone shipping, refurbished iPad minis and quite a bit more. Among the highlights is BioShock 2 for $11.99, which is about 60 percent off the $24.99 …

Games, iPad, Mac »

[23 Mar 2013 | No Comment | 1,073 views]

Even if you don’t play Mac games, it would be hard not to notice the increasing number of new, top-shelf games already available or coming to the fairer platform. And, the good news just keeps coming with both Aspyr and …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[17 Mar 2013 | No Comment | 994 views]

It is a very simple and powerful idea — get six top indie Mac games (PC versions available, too) for a low, low price and, to top it all off, 10 percent of your payment goes to the charity of your …

Games, Mac »

[13 Mar 2013 | 3 Comments | 863 views]

Not a new Mac game, but the price and presentation are definitely fresh. It’s the entire Baldur’s Gate adventure — including the Sword Coast expansion and new, never-before-seen content — all running on an upgraded and improved Infinity Engine. Further …

Games, Mac »

[9 Mar 2013 | No Comment | 1,563 views]

What a world of difference two years have made. Mac game news used to be the exception, the oddity. However, since the advent of Steam in early 2011, things have changed and that continues to roll with the latest Steam …

Games, Mac »

[2 Mar 2013 | One Comment | 2,078 views]

The Mac gaming isn’t what it used be. In fact, more and more popular titles are already available on the fairer platform or will be coming soon. XCOM: Enemy Unknown, a game that combines elements of RTS and FPS, falls …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[22 Feb 2013 | 6 Comments | 1,371 views]

High profile Mac games at significant discount and you’re facing a long, cold, low-budget Winter weekend. You can spend $7.50 on a “value” menu meal — wrapper to crapper in about 8 hours — or invest the same amount in …

Games, Mac »

[21 Feb 2013 | No Comment | 1,252 views]

If you are a big fan of Sid Meier’s Civilization franchise, here is some good news. Aspyr has announced the release of Civilization V Gold Edition. Further, you can buy all of the pieces in that package on the Mac …

Deals, Games, iOS »

[14 Feb 2013 | 3 Comments | 1,592 views]

Are you feeling the Valentine’s Day love? Granted, this is an “old” game, but the original (2009) Infinity Blade is a great old game and you absolutely cannot beat the price. Moreover, this title’s requirements are very, very modest indeed.
Chair …

Games, Mac »

[9 Feb 2013 | One Comment | 1,730 views]

More than a few observers have noted that 2012 was a great year for Mac gaming — Borderlands 2, Guild Wars 2, Batman: Arkham City, Diablo III, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Company of Heroes and others have all shipped. …

Games, Mac »

[25 Jan 2013 | 4 Comments | 1,162 views]

To put it mildly, it often takes “a little longer” for some Mac games to ship. Case in point is Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy, which shipped on the PC about a decade ago. Well, it’s now available on …

Games, iOS, iPad, iPhone »

[18 Jan 2013 | No Comment | 5,164 views]

The original Temple Run, released in August 2011, was a runaway hit and has been downloaded more than 170 million times, which is just another of saying multiple mega butt tons. So, there are high expectations for the new version …