Archive for the Action Category

Metal Slug Series for Mac

Although the Mac version of Metal Slug is not “officially” supported, it is available for Mac and Linux on GOG.com. I checked them myself, and they just work great! Simply buy the game from GOG.com and download the game at the “game goodies” (see screenshot on game page, check link below) and extract and play. Enjoy!

The same counts for: Metal Slug 2, Metal Slug 3 and Metal Slug X. All 3 games have a Mac and Linux version as well.

Game description:
“METAL SLUG”, the very first title in SNK’s legendary 2D run & gun action shooting game series where it all began, returns on the GOG gaming platform!

I made a game page for the series up here…

Metal Slug for Mac

Alien Breed Trilogy for Mac

We added another trilogy game to Porting Kit and has been added to Crossover called: Alien Breed Trilogy. Alien Breed Trilogy Includes 3 items: Alien Breed: Impact, Alien Breed 2: Assault, Alien Breed 3: Descent. This Trilogy is a modern version of Team 17 comparing to the older Alien breed series. The game works very nice and I played a mission including bombing my own airport :P on my low-end Intel HD 5000 Macbook air, without issues. have fun!

Game Description:
Experience the ultimate in science-fiction action with the Alien Breed Trilogy: three arcade-shooter titles in one fantastic collection, together for the first time. The Alien Breed™ Trilogy resurrects a much revered franchise with an epic narrative, swarms of intelligent alien enemies, high-impact weaponry and rich environments; all implemented with superb technology in a state-of-the-art gaming experience, developed using Epic Games’ Unreal® Engine 3. In addition to the thrilling single-player campaign and “Survivor” modes, the games offer relentless, action-packed, two-player online co-operative battle modes.

Check out the game page for the easy install instructions + more up here…

Alien Breed Trilogy for Mac

Blazing Star released for Mac

Blazing Star for Mac is a scrolling shooter which was released in 1998 as the sequel to Pulstar. The game has lots in common with other space platform games in those days. Now it’s available for Mac again on GOG.com normally priced $5,99 but this week 50% off for $2,99. Have fun!

Players choose between 6 spaceships with various strengths, and join the endless war between the planets Remuria and Mutras. Players progress in Blazing Star through the game by shooting down enemies with split shots and charged-up attacks, and by picking up power up and bonus items. Breaking charged shots will change their attack type, and eliminating enemies with them will lead to high scores. Master all the shooting technics and aim for the highest score!

Get this mac game on GOG.com up here…

Blazing Star for Mac

The King of Fighters 2000 and 2002 released for Mac

Also released today on GOG.com native for Mac: The King of Fighters 2000 and The King of Fighters 2002 for Mac! Those games are also just as the other game releases on GOG.com today Street Fighter Mugen kind of games. Both games are also normally priced $5,99 and this week ($2,99) 50% off! Check them out!

Released in 2000 as the 2nd installment in the Nests Saga, THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2000 features an improved Striker call system with the Active Striker System, which allows the player to call his Striker character in any situation, whether he is attacking or being attacked by the opponent, allowing him to use their strikers in combos

THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2002 was released in 2002 and is still highly praised around the world to this day thanks to its return to the Series’ ”3-on-3 battle” flagship system, the numerous fan favorite characters returning in this 2002 year iteration, and its game balance. Thanks to the introduction of the “Quick Evasion” and “Max Activation” game mechanics, battles get even more exciting and intense.

Get both games on GOG.com here… and here…

The King of Fighters 2000 and 2002 for Mac

Samurai Showdown 2 and Samurai Showdown V Special released for Mac

Samurai Showdown 2 and Samurai Showdown V Special has been released for Mac on GOG.com! Both games are good old platform games like Street Fighter and others. If you like those kind of games then these 2 are a good addition as well. Bot are normally priced $5,99 but now on sale for $2,99 (50% off).

Samurai Showdown 2: They’ve licked their wound, improved their techniques, and now they’re back in Samurai Showdown 2! The world’s 15 fiercest warriors clang steel in a fast and furious fest of fencing festivties. Use new characters and new feints of Fury to hack, slice, dice and Julien fry your way to victory.

 Samurai Showdown V Special: was released in 2004 as an upgrade of SAMURAI SHODOWN V. While keeping the “Sword Gauge,” “Rage Explosion,” and “Concentration One” features introduced in the previous installment,Samurai Showdown V Special is still claimed as one of the most balanced game in the SAMURAI SHODOWN Series.

Get these Mac games here… and here…

Fatal Fury Special released for Mac

You are a Mugen fan? You like street fighter games? Then Fatal Fury Special for Mac is game you will really like.  This game is released today on GOG.com priced $5,99 but now on sale for $2,99 (50% off).

This is a fighting game released in 1993, pitting 15 different fighters against each other. The cast includes the original eight characters from Fatal Fury 2, as well as three new characters (Billy, Axel and Laurence) and a new boss (Wolfgang Krauser).

There are more games like this released today, check out the whole bundle sale up here…

Get this Mac game on GOG.com up here…

Fatal Fury Special for Mac

Ruin of Reckless for Mac

Another Indie game is edit in Porting Kit: Ruin of Reckless. Ruin of the Reckless is a rogue-lite dungeon crawler where your nameless character must traverse levels of a mysterious foreboding tower. The game works great in Porting Kit and played a few levels on my Intel HD 5000 Macbook air. I have to say it’s quite hard though but even more satisfied when you make it :P. The game is available on GOG.com and priced $14,99 at the moment. Enjoy!

Game Description:
Ruin of Reckless is a 2D action roguelike with a focus on fast-paced melee combat, horizontal progression, speedy movement, and co-operative play.

Go to the game page for the simple install steps up here…

Ruin of Reckless for Mac

Downwell for Mac

In Downwell you can put your skills to practice. This “vertical” game is more fun then the first eye may presume. I added this game in Porting Kit. I played this on my low-end Mac for a few levels with without any problems. Quite nicely thought about the bonus caves and shops and items and extra’s. Makes the game even more enjoyable. Downwell is available on GOG.com and priced only $2,99. Check out the trailer up here…

Game Description:
Downwell is a curious game about a young person venturing down a well in search of untold treasures with only his Gunboots for protection. Make your way further and further down into the darkness filled with nasty creatures and mysterious secrets to collect the spectacular red gems scattered about the rocks. Step into precariously placed shops and buy some helpful items or level up between levels to battle well-dwelling monsters and uncover hidden caves filled with riches and relics. No two trips down the well are ever the same!

Go to the game page with the simple install steps + more info up here…

Downwell for Mac

Armored Fist 3 for Mac

Good news for Tank simulator lovers. Because Armored Fist 3 is added to Porting Kit and Crossover. I really like the Novalogic series for Flight and Tank sims. I played the game for a while with no issues in Porting Kit although the online multiplayer servers are empty. You still can try play it using LAN though with friends or family. The game is available cheap on Kinguin (=steam serial) priced at the moment $5,64. Have fun!

Game Description:
Command an entire fleet of M1A2 Abrams tanks in this brutal third installment in the Armored Fist series. Using the latest Abrams technology, the game presents the esteemed tank in its up-to-date form which is designed to survive biological, nuclear, and chemical warfare. You’ll first take control of a four-man tank, eventually tackling four major campaigns. Set over the course of 50 smaller missions, the campaigns will take you to such troubled lands as Somalia, Thailand, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Myanmar, and the Republic of Georgia. The game’s five modes of play include solo and co-op entries.

Go straight to the game page with the simple install instructions up here…

Mass Effect 2 for Mac

On many requests its here: Mass Effect 2 for Mac & Linux! I added the game into Porting Kit and there was already a Crosstie available for Crossover for this game. Now besides the normal Mass Effect, you can finally enjoy Mass Efect 2 as well!  The game is available cheap on Kinguin (=steam serial) priced at the moment $7,90.

Game description:
Two years after Commander Shepard repelled invading Reapers bent on the destruction of organic life, a mysterious new enemy has emerged. On the fringes of known space, something is silently abducting entire human colonies. In Mass Effect 2 Shepard must work with Cerberus, a ruthless organization devoted to human survival at any cost, to stop the most terrifying threat mankind has ever faced.

Check for the simple Install instructions + more info on the game page here…

Mass Effect 2 for Mac

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