Archive for the Action Category

Lego Batman 2 for Mac

Just released digitally on GOG.com: Lego Batman 2 – DC Super Heroes! So I made a Lego Batman 2 for Mac port for it instantly the same day :) As you may know we created a Mac port for the first Lego Batman – Video game as wel, also available on GOG.com. So if you haven’t played the first game, then the first episode is recommended as well. I played the game on my low-end Macbook air and works as a charm :). Have fun!

Game description:
Legends Unite! The Dynamic Duo of Batman and Robin join other famous super heroes from the DC Universe including Superman, Wonder Woman and Green Lantern to save Gotham City from destruction at the hands of the notorious villains Lex Luthor and the Joker.

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit if you don’t have it yet.
2. Get the Lego Batman 2 DC Super Heroes setup files from you GOG.com Library when you don’t own it yet.
3. Then in Porting Kit search the lego batman 2 game on the library –> server tab and click install.
4. After installation of the GOG.com game, click “exit” and then in Porting Kit click “Play”! Have fun!

Go for more info to the Porting Kit game page up here…

Quake 4 for mac

Quake 4 has been released last week on GOG.com so it was time make a port for the game. This port is a GOG.com port and requires the setup file of the game so Porting Kit can install it so you can play it on your Mac. I Checked the game on my low-end intel HD 5000 GFX Macbook Air and works perfectly.

If you Like Quake 4, then you will also like the predecessors game ports Quake, and Quake 2 and Quake 3

Game description:
In a desperate war for Earth’s survival, against an unrelenting enemy, the only way to defeat them is to become one of them. Armed with advanced weaponry and vehicles and aided by an elite squad of marines, you take the battle to the heart of the Strogg home planet and become Earth’s only hope for victory.

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit if you don’t have it yet.
2. Get the Quake 4 setup file from you GOG.com Library when you don’t own it yet.
3. Then in Porting Kit search the game on the library –> server tab and click install.
4. After installation of the GOG.com game, click “exit” and then in Porting Kit click “Play”! Have fun!

Go for more info to the Porting Kit game page up here…

Quake 4 for mac

Indiana Jones – And the Emperors Tomb

On Request! I added Indiana Jones and the Emperor’s Tomb to the Porting Kit! I even added the intro fix so the port is now working perfectly :) enjoy this one!

If you like Indiana Jones adventure games, then Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis and The last Crusade may also be something for you. They are both native for Mac.

Game Description:
As Indiana Jones, you’ll travel to 1935 China to prevent a powerful artifact from falling into evil hands. This globe-spanning adventure pits you against evil Nazis and the Asian underworld. It’ll take more than just a trusty whip and pistol to avoid the perils of the Emperor’s Tomb.

Check out the updated game post up here… 

Giants Citizen Kabuto for Mac

Great news! We finally added Giants Citizen Kabuto to Porting Kit. The game was quite hard to get it ported properly, so we are really happy to have it working properly in Porting Kit. We also created a new video tutorial for the game, showing the simple steps nice and easy including some gameplay! Have fun with this one!

Game description:
Space castaways, the Meccs piloted their ship through space, looking for their missing friends. If you haven’t guessed already, they ended up on the Island. Faced with yet another unscheduled layover while on their way to Planet Majorca, the Meccs decide to make the best of their temporary home. Just their luck – the natives are already embroiled in their own little war, and the Mecc visitors are most unwelcome!

Check out the game page for the simple install instructions here…

Bully Wrapper update works now for Intel HD as well!

Here a quick heads up for the Bully – Scholarship port! The game has been updated and works now also on Intel HD GFX cards. I tested the game now on my intel HD 5000 + 8GB Macbook air, and there it works just fine now :D! So if you don’t have Bully – Scholarship yet, get it on Kinguin for $5 and start the fun with this classic using Porting Kit or Crossover!

Changes:
– Works now on Intel HD
– Some performance improvements

Go to the Porting Kitngame page up here…

 

 

Crysis 2 for Mac

While Steam has now a workaround, we continue with a new ported Origin game: Crysis 2 for Mac! I was quite impressed how well the game runs on even my  medium end Intel Iris iMac! I recently ported the First Crysis as well, so this one is a real welcoming as well. I added a recording of some gameplay of the game in Porting Kit. Find the video embedded below. Enjoy this one!

Game description:
In New York, terrifying alien invaders stalk the streets and a nightmare plague strikes down the city’s myriad inhabitants with brutal epidemic speed. The city’s systems are in chaos, its streets and skyline are smashed and in flaming ruin. This is New York City like you’ve never seen it before. Neither paramilitary law enforcement nor the might of the US military machine can stand against the invaders, and all who choose not to flee are dead men walking. Just to survive in this maelstrom of death will require technology beyond anything any modern soldier has ever seen. 

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

Battlefield Bad Company 2 for Mac

Here another great Origin game launch in Porting Kit! Battlefield Bad Company 2 for Mac! The port will install the Windows Origin in porting kit so you will able to download the game into Origin and play the game. The game needs a decent Mac (Medium/high-end) to get the best enjoyment in higher video settings. Below a video of some gameplay on my intel Iris iMac using Porting Kit. Have fun with this one!

Game description:
Battlefield Bad Company 2 is a first-person shooter, and sequel to Electronic Arts’ 2008 release, Battlefield Bad Company. Following the continuing combat adventures of misfits of the US Army’s Company “B,” Bad Company 2 features the characteristic humor and grit of the Bad Company series, as well as a variety of gameplay improvements and additions.

Go straight to the game page for the simple install instructions here…

Mass Effect 3 for Mac

Awesome news! Mass Effect 3 for Mac is finally ported and added to the Porting Kit. Game works great on medium and high end Macs. My son made a video of some gameplay on my medium-end Intel Iris iMac. Enjoy this one!

Description:
Heart-pounding action meets gripping interactive storytelling where you decide how your unique story unfolds. Assemble and lead your team aboard the SSV Normandy, the most advanced ship in the galaxy, and travel to distant and unexplored star systems. On your journey in Mass Effect 3, meet a cast of intriguing characters each with their own story to tell. Wield powerful weapons and customize them with upgrades to create new and devastating attacks. All the thrilling action and your decisions culminate into a heroic battle against the greatest threat ever known.

Go to the Mass Effect 3 Mac  game page up here…

Serious Sam’s Bogus Detour for Mac

Just out and now already on Paulthetall.com: Serious Sam’s Bogus Detour for Mac! The game works great although low-end Macs, may turn some high graphic stuff out like blur/bloom. Played around for about 30 minutes without issues. So for the Serious Sam fan club, prepare for action and shoot your way through until the end!

Install is simple:
1. Make sure Porting Kit is installed before install.
2. Get Serious Sam’s Bogus Detour from GOG.com if you don’t own the game yet.
3. Install the game into Porting Kit using the install button on the Porting Kit page.
4. Then after install “Exit” the installer and then click play in Porting Kit! Yep, thats it! Have fun!

Game Description:
Serious Sam’s Bogus Detour is an all-new action-adventure in the legendary Serious Sam saga from Hammerwatch developer Crackshell. Battle through beautiful Mediterranean locales, dangerous biological weapons labs and even high-tech moon bases as a one-man wrecking crew or in four-player online cooperative for maximum chaos! Dominate the chaotic Survival and Versus modes or make your own mods, modes, and even total conversions with the included game editor. Serious Sam’s Bogus Detour is the biggest little Serious Sam game ever made!

Go to the Porting Kit page up here…

Red Alert 2 + C&C Renegade Wrapper update!

As promised! The Red Alert 2 and C&C Renegade update with Activation.dll fix! As mentioned in the previous post about the Origin Activation.dll fix which included the fix for the rest of the Origin games in the Porting Kit, now those last 2 games which are included in the C&C Ultimate edition (only about $8), which also includes C&C 3 + Kanes Wrath, Red Alert 3 + Uprising and C&C Generals!

Red Alert 2 I have added some extra notes (to add a couple of files for best performance) and played 3 levels without issues in 800×600 resolution. Also Renegade works just awesome (native Windows). Enjoy!