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Codename: ICEMAN for Mac and Linux

Another Sierra Adventure game is added to Porting Kit and Crossover! It’s Codename: ICEMAN…yeah and a few more of those, but you will see those games later this week. Codename: ICEMAN may be an old classic, but still a big challenge to finish. Who will be able to finish this one, while it is one of the hardest Sierra Adventure games of that time. have fun!

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit or Crossover if you don’t have it yet.
2. Then download the GOG.com setup files from Codename: ICEMAN when you purchased/owned it.
3. Then for Crossover, simply download the Crosstie… and let Crossover do the work, or in Porting Kit search the game on the library –> server tab and click install.
4. After installation of the game, “exit” the GOG installer.
5. Click “Play” to start the game! Have fun!

Game Description:
Action and intrigue combine with the latest in simulation technology to create a thrilling adventure. The scenario: a kidnapped U.S. ambassador and the only man who can save him – Codename: ICEMAN.

The game works great in Crossover, so that program is advised to use. So if you haven’t Crossover yet, then get it up here and buy the program or if you want to test it first, for the 14 days trial.

Codename: ICEMAN for Mac and Linux

Strafe Released for Mac

STRAFE for Mac, a fast-paced, roguelike first-person shooter with plenty of guts, gusto, and gung-ho attitude, is now available, DRM-free for Mac on GOG.com!

The monsters are charging you in droves, your weapons are becoming more and more ridiculous, and the levels rearrange themselves every time you die. Or maybe not – it’s hard to tell. But who needs a map, when you’ve got wicked instincts and insane mobility?

Get this Mac game on GOG.com up here…

Realpolitiks released for Mac and Linux

Realpolitiks for Mac and Linux is a streamlined real-time grand strategy game that allows you to become the leader of any contemporary nation. Dive deep into the issues of the modern world, with its current geopolitical borders, using your country’s power and economic strength to engage in military conflicts and international affairs. Choose your own method of coping with other nations’ interests, unexpected events, global threats and various crises. Deal with the disintegration of the European Union, terrorism, the aftermath of World War III and many other real and fictional scenarios.

Based on three main political systems (democracy, authoritarianism, totalitarianism), Realpolitiks allows you to extend the influence of your country through various means, all in order to win the race for global domination. Use your diplomatic skills, economic advantages, military power and the full freedom of moral and ethical decision-making to become a world superpower and ensure the well-being of your citizens.

Get this native Mac game on GOG.com up here…

Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky for Mac

Come join Estelle, Joshua, Scherazard, Olivier and the rest of the cast as they uncover the secret underbelly of Liberl in their first 50+ hour masterpiece, and see what Japanese gamers have been raving about for over ten years. Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky for Mac! This port has such finetuning, that it is only available for Porting Kit at the moment.

Other game ports of the series in Porting Kit are YS 1 & YS 2, and YS Origin and YS VI – The Ark of Napishtim. So check those out as well when you like the series.

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit if you don’t have it yet.
2. Then download the GOG.com setup files (2 files) from Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky into your download folder, when you purchased/owned it.
3. On the library –> server tab search the game in Porting Kit and click install.
4. After install, click away the error messages and exit the installer.
5. Click “Play”! Have fun!

Game Description:
Hailed as one of the largest, longest and most meticulously detailed turn-based JRPG series of all time, this first chapter in the ongoing Trails saga sets the stage for what’s quickly become Ys developer Nihon Falcom’s most popular and best-selling franchise in their entire 30+ year history. Introducing people, places, ideas, events and lore that rival in complexity those of even the most highly-regarded fantasy epics in literature, the care and attention given to each and every NPC, location and historical in-game event is what sets Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky apart from its contemporaries.

Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky for Mac

Sea Dogs – City of Abandoned Ships for Mac

On request! Sea Dogs – Cities of Abandoned for Mac, or better known as Age of Pirates – Cities of Abandoned Ships. This game is a Sid Meier’s Pirates clone with extra’s. More 3D environments and bigger story and more stuff to explore. I added the game for Porting Kit only because of a custom engine I use. Wine has since a week or so a fix for the crash when going to Sea, and that one is added in this game port. Played it for about an half hour without issues (accept for that my ship was sunk by enemies :P). Enjoy!

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit if you don’t have it yet.
2. Then download the GOG.com setup files from Sea Dogs – Cities of Abandoned into your download folder, when you purchased/own it.
3. On the library –> server tab search the game in Porting Kit and click install.
4. After install, click away the error messages and exit the installer.
5. Click “Play”! Have fun!

Game Description:
In Sea Dogs – Cities of Abandoned you can choose to go it alone and become the most feared pirate of the seven seas. Sail the high seas as a swashbuckling pirate or dashing naval captain. Explore strange new countries and undiscovered civilizations, raid and plunder ships, fortified ports, and cities. Solve the ancient mysteries of a vanishing tribe, cross swords with the most notorious pirates ever to sail the ocean blue and make sure that none of your foes ever set foot on land again.

Sea Dogs - City of Abandoned Ships for Mac

Hector Badge of Carnage for Mac and Linux

You like adventures and especially detective like Sam & Max? Then you are good with this one: Hector Badge of Carnage. I added the game as well for Crossover as for Porting Kit. I played the game for a bit on my Intel HD 5000 Macbook air, and it works perfectly. So if you like detective adventures, then this one is recommended.

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit or Crossover if you don’t have it yet.
2. Then download the GOG.com setup files from Hector Badge of Carnage when you purchased/owned it.
3. Then for Crossover, simply download the Crosstie… and let Crossover do the work, or in Porting Kit search the game on the library –> server tab and click install.
4. After installation of the game, “exit” the GOG installer.
5. Click “Play” to start the game! Have fun!

Game Description:
When a hostage crisis erupts in the centre of Clappers Wreake, Hector has to make a choice: carry out a terrorist’s demands, or let innocent hostages die. Hector’s still on the fence.

Hector Badge of Carnage includes the whole season (3 Episodes)
Episode 1 – We Negotiate with Terrorists
Episode 2 – Senseless Acts of Justice:
Episode 3 – Beyond Reasonable Doom

The game works great in Crossover, so that program is advised to use. So if you haven’t Crossover yet, then get it up here and buy the program or if you want to test it first, for the 14 days trial.

Hector Badge of Carnage for Mac and Linux

Spellforce 2 Anniversary for Mac en Linux

Spellforce 2 Anniversary Edition has been released on GOG.com! This version includes “SpellForce 2 – Shadow Wars” and the add-on “SpellForce 2 – Dragon Storm”.  So I created a game port of the game in Porting Kit and Crossover. Tested it with My intel Iris iMac without issues. If you like Spellforce Platinum, then Spellforce 2 Anniversary is certainly something for you! Game is available for both Crossover (also for Linux) and Porting Kit. The game page of Spellforce 2 on paulthetall.com is also updated. Check out some gameplay visuals up here…

Spellforce 2 Anniversary Edition presents the award-winning SpellForce saga hits: “SpellForce 2 – Shadow Wars” and the add-on “SpellForce 2 – Dragon Storm” for a spectacular game experience!

The game works great in Crossover, so that program is advised to use. So if you haven’t Crossover yet, then get it up here and buy the program or if you want to test it first, for the 14 days trial.

Download the Porting Kit up here… or when you own Crossover, this Crosstie

Spellforce 2 Anniversary for Mac en Linux

Restaurant Empire for Mac and Linux

On request! Restaurant Empire for Mac and Linux! Tested it with My intel Iris iMac and low-end Intel HD without issues. If you like tycoons like Pizza Tycoon, then Restaurant Empire is certainly something for you! Game is available for both Crossover  (also for Linux) and Porting Kit. Check out some gameplay visuals up here…

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit or Crossover if you don’t have it yet.
2. Then download the GOG.com setup files from Hector Badge of Carnage when you purchased/owned it.
3. Then for Crossover, simply download the Crosstie… and let Crossover do the work, or in Porting Kit search the game on the library –> server tab and click install.
4. After installation of the game, “exit” the GOG installer.
5. Click “Play” to start the game! Have fun!

Will you use your culinary wizardry to out-cook chefs? What tactics and strategies will you employ to buy out the competition? You decide. With a combination of business strategy and role-playing game styles plus a free-form sandbox game mode, three huge cities, and over 30 playable chefs and a host of locations to travel to, Restaurant Empire is an epicurean delight of gastronomic proportions!

The game works great in Crossover, so that program is advised to use. So if you haven’t Crossover yet, then get it up here and buy the program or if you want to test it first, for the 14 days trial.

Restaurant Empire for Mac and Linux

Yooka-Laylee for Mac & Linux

Yooka-Laylee for Mac & Linux

Yooka-Laylee is an all-new open-world platformer from genre veterans Playtonic! Explore huge, beautiful worlds, meet an unforgettable cast of characters and horde a vault-load of collectibles as buddy-duo Yooka and Laylee embark on an epic adventure to thwart corporate creep Capital B.

Designed as a spiritual successor to beloved platformers of yore like the Donkey Kong Country games and Banjo-Kazooie, and developed by a team consisting of several alumni of these classics, Yooka-Laylee carries many of their signature sensibilities and offbeat humor.

Get this Mac/Linux game on gog.com up here…

Crawl released for Mac & Linux

Crawl released for Mac & Linux

Crawl is the local multiplayer dungeon crawler where your friends control the monsters! It’s bullet-hell beat-em-up meets old-school RPG, in an arcadey party-game for up to 4 players.

One player is the hero, exploring a randomly generated dungeon full of traps and monsters – all controlled by the other players. If you slay the hero you take their place and it’s your turn to crawl! Then it’s a race to gain enough XP and loot to reach the final battle, where it’s all on one as the other players collectively control the hulking final boss!

Check out the trailer here… and make sure you profit from the 20% launch discount!

Get this native Mac/Linux game on GOG.com up here…