Archive for the RPG Category

Tangledeep for Mac & Linux released on GOG.com

Tangledeep for Mac & Linux has been released on GOG.com! “For hundreds of years, people have lived in the safety of underground settlements and villages – where the only route to the surface is “Tangledeep,” a mysterious and ever-changing labyrinth. With memories of the surface world long forgotten, you set out for the labyrinth to discover what lies above…” Although the game is still under development, it has a launch discount of -10% for a week, putting a total price tag on $11,99. Check out the trailer below for some visuals.

Game Description:
Tangledeep combines the 16-bit graphics and polish of classic SNES-era RPGs with elements from roguelikes and dungeon crawlers to create a magical experience for players of all skill levels. Trapped in underground villages with no memory of the world at the surface, you must survive an ever-changing labyrinth to discover what lies above. Experience rich, tactical, turn-based gameplay as you explore a sprawling dungeon that’s different each time you play. Tangledeep features a customizable job system and hundreds of collectible items that allow you to approach each playthrough in a totally new way!

Get this Mac game on GOG.com up 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…

Throne of Darkness for Mac

On request! Throne of Darkness  for Mac is added to Porting Kit! I had this game already on my GOG.com library, so I took a look and got it working quite easily. So here we are! Fight evil with a group of Samurai guys! Typically a  “Hack and Slash” RPG game. Played the game for about 30 minutes on my Macbook Air. Throne of Darkness is priced $5,99 on GOG.com. Follow instructions on the game page and start the fun!

Game description:
In the ancient land of Yamato, an aging and power-hungry warlord, in his desire to live forever, has unleashed an unspeakable horror – the demon Zanshin and his horde of monsters and undead warriors. The land is soaked in the blood of your people, and the seven samurai in your party are Yamato’s only hope. Use magic, weaponry, and wits to destroy Zanshin before his darkness becomes complete.

Check out the game page up here…

Throne of Darkness for Mac

Starcrawlers released for Mac & Linux

If corporate espionage is your game, your only hope for success is putting together a band of those intrepid enough to hunt for bounties, undertake sabotage missions, and navigate the dangers of space, while keeping you in reasonably good standing. StarCrawlers for Mac & Linux, is a turn-based dungeon crawler where you deal with randomly generated hazards in closed space(s), is available now DRM-free on GOG.com with a 25% launch discount.

Build a crew of renegade adventurers on the fringes of space, taking jobs from megacorps to hunt bounties, sabotage rivals and conduct corporate espionage. If you can navigate the intricate politics of wealth and power, you might just survive long enough to spend your hard-won credits.

The 25% discount will last until May 30, 4PM UTC.

Get this Mac game on GOG.com up here…

Sanctuary RPG Black Edition for Mac

Sanctuary RPG is a a special RPG game created in a ASCII-art world! This game has a massive game score in playability and gives a retro look to old times. But don’t let this graphics deceive you, it’s not for nothing this game is very popular with over a 100 hours of gameplay! I added the game to Porting Kit and tested the game for about 20 minutes on my intel HD GFX Macbook air, without issues. Sanctuary RPG is available on GOG.com and priced at the moment $8,49. Have fun!

Game Description:
Set in a retro ASCII-art world, Sanctuary RPG is a humorous and strategic turn-based dungeon crawling adventure. Drawing heavy inspiration from both Roguelikes and Japanese RPGs, the game was meticulously designed to offer a truly compelling gameplay experience fused with a robust action-rpg inspired combat system.

Go to the game page for the simple install instructions + more info up here…

Regalia: Of Men And Monarchs released for Mac and Linux

Regalia: Of Men And Monarchs for Mac and Linux is an RPG full of challenging combat and exciting adventures. Create your party of distinct individuals and get to work! There’s a lot to be done if you are to rebuild your kingdom.

Our hero, Kay of House Loren, quite unexpectedly inherits an old, debt-ridden kingdom of Ascalia. A quick trip to relieve the castle of valuables takes a new turn with an embarrassing incident that throws Kay and his siblings into the clutches of responsibility. Now, through some good old fashioned adventuring, Kay has to return his family seat to its former glory, help out his new subjects, and repay the kingdom’s massive debt.

Get this 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

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

Planescape Torment: Enhanced Edition released for Mac (Pre-order)

Planescape Torment: Enhanced Edition released for Mac (Pre-order)

The original Planescape: Torment was released in 1999 to widespread critical acclaim. It won RPG of the Year from multiple outlets for its unconventional story, characters, and amazing soundtrack. Since then, millions of Planescape: Torment fans have enjoyed exploring the strange and dangerous city of Sigil and surrounding planes through the Nameless One’s eyes.

Discover an incredibly rich story and a setting unlike anything else in fantasy. Defeat strange and alien creatures, engage in rich dialogue, and explore the dark and dangerous Planescape setting in this 50+ hour RPG classic. Planescape: Torment: Enhanced Edition will feature the unaltered original version and the Enhanced Edition in one definitive collection exclusively on GOG.com. The original game will no longer be available for purchase on its own, after the Enhanced Edition is released. Owners of the classic Planescape: Torment will not be affected by upcoming changes to the product.

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Heroes of Might & Magic 3 Porting kit update

Heroes of Might & Magic 3 Porting kit update

GOG.com released an updated setup/installer for Heroes of Might & Magic  3, this had as consequence that the map and level editor didn’t work anymore  in Porting Kit. After I got notified about that, I fixed the setup.exe name and the path’s to the specific exe files. So with a new install, this should all work properly again. Thanks for notifying! If you run into installation issues, like this with a game let us know! Then we can fix it.

Changes:
– Fixed setup detection GOG.com
– Fixed exe path for main game and Editors.

Go to the game page up here…

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