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Weekly Roundup: Rising Tide Gameplay is Looking Good

Note: We’ve got an abbreviated week and long weekend ahead as we celebrate America’s Independence Day (yes, the movie, too). We’ll be back to the Mac and Linux grind on Tuesday! The 10 Best Horror games for Mac (Mac Gamer HQ) My first Mac Horror games list was created to …


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Help Aspyr, Win a Free Game and T-shirt

It’s an ever-changing world of gaming out there, and in order to continue making the best games for the best platforms, Aspyr Media needs your help. Aspyr has recently set up a survey asking about simple gaming habits, such as what platforms you play games on and what games you …



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Wait, StarCraft II Has a Free Version?

StarCraft II, by most accounts, is a pretty great game. While the story is pretty good, it’s the well-balanced and competitive multiplayer aspect that has kept players coming back since the game’s release back in 2010. Oh, and you can totally play the multiplayer (and some of the single player campaign) …




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Weekly Roundup: Do You Play Inverted or Not?

Batman: Arkham Knight Launch Trailer is an Unbearable Tease Recent issues with the Windows PC version notwithstanding, of course. Diablo II’s Iconic Cube Is Returning To Diablo III (Kotaku) With its unique ability to transmute items into new ones, the Horadric Cube was one of the most useful and iconic …


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Play the Total War Series Free on Steam this Weekend

With the expansive campaigns and massive, large scale battles, the Total War series includes some of the most popular strategy games available on the Mac. And now you can play them for free for a limited time. This weekend only, you’ll be able to boot up your Steam client and play …


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Fortnite Dev Releases Mac Gameplay Trailer

Epic Games, the makers of the Unreal Engine and games like Gears of War, Unreal Tournament, and Infinity Blade, have released a gameplay trailer for their upcoming title Fortnite running in real time on a Mac. And it looks great. This is actually the same demo they showed at Apple’s WWDC …


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The Reason Why Some Players Prefer Inverted Controls

It’s one of the great gaming debates of our time: do you play games with inverted controls, or do prefer “normal” controls? YouTuber and Call of Duty player Drift0r has published a video looking at the differences and provides some pretty neat insight into why some gamers prefer to go …