Gaming on the Mac has always been overlooked, owning to the big presence of Windows as the de-facto gaming platform for personal computers. The scene is changing now, as OS-X’s popularity is hitting the mainstream, owed to the ever so rising sales of Macbooks. Mac users have always complained about the lack of Windows quality games for the OS-X operating system. The situation, alas, is getting better day by day. For OS-X i.e.
GOG, the cross-platform digital distribution service, has added ten never seen before OS-X titles to its already robust collection of OS-X titles:
- Syndicate Wars
- Rise of the Triad: Dark War
- Blade Stone: Planet Strike
- Strike Commander
- Slipstream 5000
- Litil Divil.
- Evil Genius
- Guilty Gear X2 #Reload
- Guilty Gear Isuka
Check out the official announcement on GOG’s website for details on pricing and bonus content.
If you own a Macbook or an iMac, and are looking to fulfill your gaming cravings on a budget, do checkout the GOG store (www.gog.com). The GOG store offers well known classics for the OS-X such as Fallout, Sid Meier’s Alpha Centauri, SimCity 2000, Syndicate, Legend of Grimrock etc. Newer titles such as The Witcher 2: Assassin’s of Kings and FTL: Faster Than Light are also available.
Who said you can’t game on a Mac.