Archive for the Native Mac Games Category

Deathtrap released for Mac!

Deathtrap has been released for Mac on Gamersgate today! Deathtrap is a Tower Defense game with strong action-RPG elements, a game of vicious tricks and killing machines. Check out the trailer below to learn more.

Beyond the veil of this world, there is a chain of strongholds that were once built to keep the horrors of the void at bay. And now the monsters are returning from the depths to conquer and kill: only you can stop the monsters before they break through to the everyday world. Choose your hero and defend the silent forts: use, rebuild and improve those ancient traps and magical machines.

You can get the game on Gamersgate up here…

World of Goo released on GOG.com!

World of Goo has been released on GOG.com. Although this game is already available for Mac on Gamersgate this game is now also released for Mac on GOG.com! I also adjusted the World of Goo game page on the paulthetall.com website that the game is also available on GOG.com. To celebrate the game release on GOG.com the game is 50% off now for the first week. Don’t know the game? Check out the trailer below.

World of Goo is a multiple award winning physics based puzzle / construction game made entirely by two guys. Drag and drop living, squirming, talking, globs of goo to build structures, bridges, cannonballs, zeppelins, and giant tongues. The millions of Goo Balls that live in the beautiful World of Goo are curious to explore – but they don’t know that they are in a game, or that they are extremely delicious.

Get the game on GOG.com up here…

Making History – The Great War released for Mac

Making History – The Great War: Take control as leader of one of the Great Powers during the era of the First World War and make the tough calls on how to manage your nation’s financial, technological, political and military decisions. Making History The great War is available on Gamersgate from today. Check out the trailer below for the teaser of the game. Have fun!

Will you spread your influence over the world, bolster your nation’s resources, or attempt to build a coalition of nations? See how your actions influence the rise and fall of empires in one of the most detailed WWI grand strategy games ever made.

Get this Mac game on Gamersgate up here…

Cyberia released for Mac!

Today a great classic has been re-released on GOG.com (also for Mac): Cyberia! In a future where global terrorists rule and mankind lives on the brink of destruction, the the ultimate doomsday device has just been discovered beneath the frozen wasteland of northern Russia. Code-named Cyberia, it was designed in an era of long forgotten peace by the most brilliant minds in nano technology. In an ancient world of hope, it was to be the ultimate protector of a new order. In the year 2027, it stands as the instrument of humanity’s destruction.

  • 11 incredible action sequences featuring realistic character interaction and challenging puzzle solving
  • Take control of outlaw computer hacker Zak as you infiltrate a secret terrorist base to steal the ultimate doomsday device
  • Pilot several different vehicles, including a stealth fighter jet and a nanotech virus cleaner

Get this Mac game on GOG.com up here…

Grim Fandango Remastered released for Mac!

Its there! Grim Fandango is by far the single most wishlisted game by the GOG.com community with an overwhelming 45,000 votes. It’s a unique blend of Mexican folklore with film noir stylings, and has been critically praised for its art direction, writing, and memorable characters. The game will be released on 27 January and the ones pre-ordering get a small token of appreciation which you can see in the video below.

One of the most acclaimed adventure games of all time is now back, better than ever. Grim Fandango’s epic story of four years in the life (or death) of Manny Calavera, travel agent to the dead, has been remastered to look, sound, and control even better than when it won GameSpot’s Game of the Year award upon it’s original launch. Grim Fandango still stands as a classic of the genre, with unforgettable characters and unique combination of film noir and Mexican folklore.

Grim Fandango Remastered includes:

  • Repainted, hi-res character textures
  • New, dynamic lighting
  • Classic score re-recorded with a full live orchestra
  • Over 2 hours of exclusive developer commentary
  • Concept art browser

Get it on GOG.com up here…

Legend of Grimrock 2 for Mac!

Legend of Grimrock 2 is a dungeon crawling role playing game with a modern execution but an oldschool heart. A group of four prisoners have shipwrecked on the secluded Isle of Nex. The island is filled with ancient crumbled ruins, mysterious shrines and a vast underground network of dungeons and mines. If the prisoners wish to make it out alive, they have to overcome the challenges devised by the ominous mastermind of the island. The game is available on GOG.com and works perfectly on my Nvidia iMac.

Powers of perception and logic are more important than sheer force is, since Legend of Grimrock 2 puts a heavy emphasis on exploration, survival and challenging puzzles. Discover powerful ancient artifacts from hidden secret chambers and buried treasures. Arm your champions, cast spells and craft enchanted potions and bombs to aid you in fighting the dreadful monsters in highly tactical real-time combat.

Get this Mac game on GOG.com up here…

Lords of Xulima released for Mac!

In Lords of Xulima  you take control of a hero called Gaulen the Explorer and his five companions (these five can be completely created by yourself, with 9 additional classes at your disposal). Guided by a dream sent, Gaulen sails to the forgotten continent of Xulima. During exploration, the game looks very similar to classics like Baldur´s Gate, but once combat begins, it will look like a mixture of Dragon Quest, Final Fantasy 10 and the newer Etrian Odyssey series. Checkout the trailer below. the game is available for purchase on GOG.com with 30% off for the first week.

Looking for a challenging adventure? In Lords of Xulima, we do not hold your hand through the journey. We have created a world of diverse regions that are as vibrant with life as they are fraught with danger; from the alluring Golden Woods, through the Great Desert of Pernitia, to the daunting icy peaks of Karraga. You are free to explore and choose which path to follow, but be careful about where the adventure takes you. Your success or failure in Lords of Xulima all depends on your strategies and ability lead your customized party. Immerse yourself in the playability and depth of old school classics, presented through modern visuals and a user-friendly interface.

Get the game on GOG.com up here…

Avernum 2: Crystal Souls released for Mac!

Avernum 2: Crystal Souls is an epic, indie fantasy role-playing adventure in a unique, massive world, full of strange caves, cunning dungeons, and the alien inhabitants of the underworld. Fight to complete up to three game-winning quests. Explore a massive nation of tunnels and caverns, seeking over 100 towns and dungeons. Check out the trailer for some more info about the game.

 The surface world is commanded by the tyrannical Empire, the eternal power that controls all known lands. Everyone who spoke out, misbehaved, or didn’t fit in was cast into the dark, volcanic pits of Avernum, far below the surface. They were meant to die. Instead, these exiles survived, gained power, and struck back. They assassinated the lord of the Empire. Now the Empire will have revenge. They have invaded Avernum, seizing cave after cave and destroying your people. Your land needs a hero, and it needs it now. If you can’t find a way to stop them, and soon, you are all doomed.

Get this game on GOG.com up here…

Grim Fandango Remastered release for Mac (Pre-order)

Grim Fandango is by far the single most wishlisted game by the GOG.com community with an overwhelming 45,000 votes. It’s a unique blend of Mexican folklore with film noir stylings, and has been critically praised for its art direction, writing, and memorable characters. The game will be released on 27 January and the ones pre-ordering get a small token of appreciation which you can see in the video below.

One of the most acclaimed adventure games of all time is now back, better than ever. Grim Fandango’s epic story of four years in the life (or death) of Manny Calavera, travel agent to the dead, has been remastered to look, sound, and control even better than when it won GameSpot’s Game of the Year award upon it’s original launch. Grim Fandango still stands as a classic of the genre, with unforgettable characters and unique combination of film noir and Mexican folklore.

Grim Fandango Remastered includes:

  • Repainted, hi-res character textures
  • New, dynamic lighting
  • Classic score re-recorded with a full live orchestra
  • Over 2 hours of exclusive developer commentary
  • Concept art browser

Pre-order it on GOG.com up here…

Victory at Sea released for Mac!

Good news for the WW2 Strategy gamers! In Victory at Sea you Destroy enemy battleships, torpedo enemy convoys and hunt the enemy wherever you may find them.  Advance through the naval ranks from a Captain of a Destroyer to an Admiral of a vast fleet. Win medals for your exploits, and help your chosen nation achieve victory in each campaign. Check out the trailer below for some visuals. It really looks promising!

It is World War II and the age of the dreadnoughts has passed and naval warfare is being dominated by Aircraft Carriers. Submarines hunt convoys like wolves and the numerous and nimble destroyers rule the oceans.

Get this Mac game on Gamersgate up here…