Top Excellent video games for Mac

If you prefer playing with your Mac or MacBook, do not miss this list of the 40 best video games available for laptops from your computer or apple. In this you will find adventure games, puzzles, shooter, role-playing games …

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Contrary to what is generally considered, Mac users who are Mac users, there is an infinite number of top titles to choose from. It is so much that it spends to choose between a lot of proposals, as well as the budget and time to enjoy them all.

Although its cost, but in this article we have classified the best video game available for any Apple computer. In this case, most of them are paid

Adventure games

Life Is Strange

Company: Farrel Interactive
Where to Buy: Mac App Store | Steam
Requirements: OS X v10.11 with Mac or later, Intel Dual Core 2.0 GHz processor, 8 GB RAM and 512 MB of VRAM
Price: € 19.99

At first glance, Life Is Strange looks like any other adventure game, but soon you will realize that it is not. You put on the shoes of the young Max Caulfield and you should help him save his friend Chloe, who has been murdered.

Chloe has the ability to go back in time and that will help you solve the mystery behind another student’s disappearance: Rachel. Changing what happened in the past can have unexpected consequences.

The story takes place in five episodes. You can make the first attempt for free on Steam and decide whether you are daring to uncover the secret of life. Our only downside is that the keyboard and mouse controls are not very accurate.

Mad Max

Company: Farrel Interactive
Where to Buy: Mac App Store | Steam
Requirements: OS X v10.116 or later with Intel, Intel Core i5 3.2 GHz processor and Discrete 2GB VRAM graphics card
Price: € 19.99 (Steam) | € 21.99 (Apple)

There is a lot of debate on whether Mad Max acts as a video game prequel or as a sequel to the 2015 film, but the truth is that his story does not seem very closely related to the events of George Miller’s film is.

You should play Max Rocketsky, when he realizes that his car is stolen. With the help of Chambkit, you will start building a new vehicle and navigating the Apocalypic universe and finding a way to renew it.

During the entire game, practically you will be the one who drives the car and you have to fight with the friends you meet, either run them on them or throw them harpoons. Although sometimes the argument is poor, the action moves forward very quickly.

Observer

Company: Aspire
Where to Buy: Steam
Requirements: OS X 10,126 or later with the quad, Quad-Core 3 GHz processor and Discrete Graphics Card with 2 GB VRAM
Price: € 13.99 (discount)

It may be that this Aspir release of Aspire could not compete with superb action games, but still it is a cyberpuck thriller, which certainly deserves a good welcome among the public.

Observer has elements of different genres of videogame: it is a bold, simulation, survival and spying game. Mix all to make this all the more unique and unattainable universe.

The player will put himself in the shoes of Detective Lazarski, who has the ability to read the minds of people and explore their thoughts and dreams. After finding a dead body, you should check to find out who it is and who is the killer.

This War of Mine

Company: 11-bit studio
Where to Buy: Mac App Store | Steam
Requirements: OS X 10.6 or later with Mac, 2 GB RAM, 512 VRAM and 1 GB HD space is available
Price: € 6.99 (Apple) | € 18.99 (Steam)

This war of mine is due to many reasons. On the one hand, it is based on the real experiences of the survivors. On the other hand, you will play the role of citizens trying to survive. And also, the purpose of this game is not to have fun but rather to reflect.

This is a game of survival. You will start at your fingertips without any resources and you have to make every effort to survive. During the day, you have to hide and make your refuge. At night, you can go out and loot whatever you find.

This is not an easy game, and if you start playing in the middle of winter you may find it particularly difficult. You have to find the right balance between living or using some resources to improve your comfort.

Puzzle games

Gorogoa

Company: Jason Roberts
Where to Buy: Mac App Store | Steam
Requirements: Mac 10.7 or later with Mac
Price: € 8.24 (steam) | € 16.99 (Apple)

Jason Roberts made this video game practically alone. As soon as the lines of hand started, it became a unique game, which connects a fictional plot with the elements of adventure and the spatial delusion of the memorial valley.

The game starts with a screen with an animated hand drawing. A boy looks out of the window and sees a strange creature flying in the city. Then, everything becomes very original, Christopher Nolan’s film, and nothing else that looks like this.

The second screen will allow you to locate the room where the young man is. By rotating the window frame, you can send it on the road. By a little bit, you’ll solve the riddles and find out how the story ends.

Lumo

Company: Triple eh?
Where to Buy: Steam
Requirements: OS X v10.6 with Intel, Intel Dual-Core 2.0 GHz processor and 1 MB VRAM graphics card
Price: € 4.49 (discount)

Lumo is the result of thinking that the 3D game of the eighties will look like a powerful current graphics card. This is a video game that combines the action of platform games with puzzles and today’s visual elements.

The hero of the game also seems to be one of those eighties video games. You will see it with a fangled net filled with more than 400 rooms, which throw fire and much more.

If you are not used to games of some decades ago, you would appreciate that the game starts slowly and relatively easy so that the screen is easy to overcome. One type of adventure and the other is in the old school.

Machinarium

Company: Amanita Design
Where to Buy: Mac App Store
Requirements: OS X 10.6.6 or later with Mac
Price: € 10.99

In Mckiniri, you will be given a role in the game: A very attractive mini robot, who will need to return home, save his girl and stop a group of robots who want to explode a bomb.

You will enter a robot world with very attractive scenes. You will see how the characters of this world talk to them and imitate the balloons.

Generally speaking, this is a huge experience that uses very successful and attractive music. This reminds us a little bit of Pixar animation film Wal-E.

Papers, Please

Company: 3909 LLC
Where to Buy: Steam
Requirements: 10.8 or later with Mac OS X Mountain Lion, Core 2 Duo 1.5 GHz, 2 GB RAM and 100 MB Hard Drive
Price: € 8.99

in agreement. Paper, please can not be a puzzle game, but it does not fit into any other category. You will become a postal employee in the border control area of ​​an authoritarian rule.

When people enter your booth and show you their papers, then your job will be to find out whether you should let them go through it or not. As soon as you see any irregularity, you should deny them entry. If you have a story that touches your heart, then open the door.

Now, if you let too many people doubtful, or work very slowly, your salary will be reduced. In short, Papers, Please is a very interesting game and it will not cost you to delve into its novel atmosphere.

Card games

Chronicle: Runescape Legends

Company: Jagex
Where to Buy: Jagex
Requirements: Mac 10.10.5 or later with Intel, Intel Dual-Core 1.6 GHz processor, Intel HD 300, AMD Radeon HD 5750 or nVidia GeForce GT640M
Price: Free with in-app purchase

Chronicle Card Game: Reinscape Legend is nothing but Rundscape spin-off, but its specialties make it different from the original in many ways. The first difference is that on this occasion you will play on one board in three dimensions.

Apart from this, both you and your opponent will be represented by animated figures called legends. To get started, you have to keep your card on the board and with a little bit you will get close to the final battle.

You may find it a bit complicated at first, but we recommend that you use different meetings before the final to collect awards which can help you later. Chronicle is free, however you have to pay for a full experience.

Hearthstone

Company: Blizzard
Where to Buy: Hearthstone 
Requirements: Mac 10.10 or later with Intel, Intel Core Duo, nVidia GeForce 8600M or AMD Radeon HD 2600 Pro
Price: Free with the purchase within the app

Hirthstone has been released for a while and Blizzard has made it one of the leading card games in the industry. Despite being released, there are some updates that you can pay with only real money or coins won in the game.

During the game, you have to play with many powerful monsters who control the catastrophe. When you are searching for this underground world, you will be able to collect new cards and treasures that will earn you points.

This is a good option for those who have not played many card games before. You can take advantage of the tutorials contained in the video game so that the stove can become a true Ace.

HEX: Shards Of Fate

Company: Gameforge
Where to Buy: Steam | Hex
Requirements: OS X v10.9 or later with Intel, Intel Dual-Core 2.0 GHz processor, Nvidia GeForce 320M, Radeon HD 2400 or Intel HD 3000 or later
Price: Free

Hex is a separate card game and is especially a good option for those who are not used for this kind of video game. Hex includes a comprehensive tutorial that will give you the original key to start playing.

You have to choose a character with some skill and predetermined style of play and collect the indicated card during the game. You can also enjoy online multiplayer mode.

Like most card games, this is also free, but you will soon realize that developers will do their best to buy some extra packages, such as HEX: Primal Don Bundle for € 14,13

The Elder Scrolls: Legends

Company: Bethesda 
Where to buy: Steam 
Requirements: Mac with OS X 10.8 or later and discrete graphic card with 256 MB of VRAM 
Price: Free

There are many computer card games available today, but The Elder Scrolls: Legends manages to stand out thanks to its characters drawn from mythology that remind other mythical video games from years ago.

The game starts with a tutorial that will introduce you to the basic rules. The truth is that it is not too well done; It will be more useful to have played card games before. Then, you will already be entrusted with several missions of the single player mode.

There are two modes: you can play against the computer to practice, or play against other players in their online mode . In either case, you can win prizes, new cards and gold coins to buy more.

Role playing games

Baldur’s Gate II

Company: Beamdog
Where to Buy: Mac App Store
Requirements: Mac, Intel Dual-Core Processor, 4 GB RAM and 2.5 GB Hard Drive with OS X 10.7
Price: € 21.99

In the original game Baldur’s Gate II role playing in 1988, the company came into our hands at the hands of the expert Biyaware. Its 2D graphics are now somewhat in the past, but the truth is that this version enhanced version does not make much improvement.

At least he has upgraded the original game and the scenes are now high definition, so you should not worry about quality on your Mac. The most important thing in this game, however, is its plot and it is the strong point of Biwara.

You will put yourself in the skin of a warrior, magician, scoundrel or cleric, who will be one of the mortal sons of the wicked god Bhal. You will have to face your brothers and sisters who want to remove the power of good.

Divinity: Original Sin

Company: Larian Studios 
Where to buy: Mac App Store | Steam 
Requirements: Mac with OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5 or later, 4 GB of RAM, Intel HD Graphics 3000/4000 and 10 GB of available HD space 
Price: € 39.99 (Steam) | € 43.99 (Apple)

There are many good things to say about Divinity: Original Sin. It is a fantastic role-playing game that will allow you to explore a very rich world and enjoy some fun scripts and characters. It has an intriguing story and spectacular combats.

The world in which you will enter is something complex. Virtually every object can interact in some way or another, in the same way that almost all non-player characters can be eliminated.

The combat scenes are practically unmatched and it will cost to find a game with better ones. This is partly due to the way in which all the elements interact. Every time you want to play from start to finish, you will need between 50 and 100 hours.

Final Fantasy XIV

Company: Square Enix
Where to Buy: Final Fantasy XIV
Requirements: Discrete graphics card of 512 MB of iMac and VRAM or Eye Pro with OS X v10.10 at the end of 2013 or later
Price: € 10.99 per month

Over the years, the relationship between Finals Fantasia and Mac games has become somewhat worse. The 2015 edition was a failure and the developers had also offered refunds. On the other hand, for the XIV, the requirements are ridiculous.

Now, this is a good game for fans of RPG. After a terrible war, the world of Eorzea has been destroyed. When you are learning more about its consequences, then you should help the population rebuild a lost society.

You can easily change the characters. Drop your magic wand on the ground and, when you lift a sword, you will go from a wizard to becoming a true warrior. You will need some training to be able to take advantage of all your skills.

Tyranny

Company: Obsidian 
Where to buy: Mac App Store | Steam 
Requirements: Mac with OS X v10.10, Intel Core i5 2.9 GHz processor and discrete 1GB VRAM graphics card 
Price: € 23.99 (Apple) | € 41.99 (Steam)

There’s definitely something weird about Tyranny, if only because part of the idea that evil always wins. At first glance, it is a role-playing game, with the typical selection of skills for which you can train your warriors or sorcerers.

But what sets it apart from others is that the decisions you make will have a real impact on the development of the game. You will be a lieutenant in Kyros’ army, the bad guy in the movie, and you will have to control the various factions that emerge among the military.

Thus, you must decide whether to try to maintain balance and lead a kind of mild dictatorship that does not destroy the lives of citizens, or betray those who were your allies and remain for you all power.



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