Welcome to the “Chris Sawyers Locomotion” for Mac game page. This page contains information + tools how to port Chris Sawyer’s Locomotion so you can play it on your Mac just like a normal application using Crossover. So if you haven’t Crossover yet, then sign up here and buy the program or if you want to test it first, for the 14 days trial. Or use the Porting Kit alternative.
If you don’t own the game yet, get Chris Sawyer’s Locomotion from GOG.com which is DRM free there and runs out of the box. Click on the links mentioned here, create an account using the signup in the top bar on the GOG.com website and buy the game. You automatically get when creating an account 14 free GOG games (+ some dlc’s) added to your account so you have nothing to loose, only to receive!
Important: You can’t change the in-game resolution, or the screen will become black. So you are bound to the resolution 800×600 only. However, this resolution is very normal with this old games and besides that you can zoom in and out in the game so practically this is no issue at all.
Explore a vast and detailed world and build a Transportation Empire! Lay down tracks, roads, and bridges. Use railroads, trucking lines, buses, airplanes, and ships to outmaneuver ruthless competitors who will try to take business away from you, and see who is the best at meeting the needs of a growing metropolis. Cash in on a world of opportunity moving raw materials, goods, and people efficiently from one destination to another. Rake in huge profits as the years advance from 1900 to 2000 and beyond. Experience different world variations, difficulty levels, and complete goals of different scenarios. Run the world your way!
Additional Port Information:
Graphical Cards Tested: NVIDIA 9400M graphics card, AMD Radeon 6770M, Nvidia Geforce GT 640M
Whats tested: Playing a while
Does Multiplayer work?: Not tested
Known Issues: see the “important” note above
OSX 10.7.5 and 10.8.2+ compatible?: Yes
Whats not tested: Intel graphical cards