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Old Sep 17, 2012, 07:01 AM   #1
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Grimrock on the Mac?

Anyone know how - or even IF - the Mac port is going?
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Old Sep 17, 2012, 09:27 AM   #2
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runs fantastic ported with Wineskin... I don't have a wrapper up anywhere, but a default built wrapper using this engine i put together runs it perfectly for me... so if you want to take a few minutes to port it yourself, you can play.

http://wineskin.urgesoftware.com/Eng...taller.app.zip
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Old Sep 17, 2012, 02:23 PM   #3
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Anyone know how - or even IF - the Mac port is going?
It seems to me they were overwhelmed with all the work required to get this game released on the PC and subsequently the level editor. They're only a small team of five guys I believe. That said it's hard to say if they'll ever get around to porting it to the Mac.

As doh113 pointed out it does work quite well in Wineskin. I have yet to try it myself but a lot of people seem to have had success playing it that way.

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Old Sep 17, 2012, 03:18 PM   #4
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wonder why they don't just release a Wineskin port of it officially... cheap and quick and it runs great.
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Old Sep 18, 2012, 12:01 PM   #5
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wonder why they don't just release a Wineskin port of it officially... cheap and quick and it runs great.
Good point. However maybe providing technical support for it would be a bit much for them?

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It seems to me they were overwhelmed with all the work required to get this game released on the PC and subsequently the level editor. They're only a small team of five guys I believe. That said it's hard to say if they'll ever get around to porting it to the Mac.

As doh113 pointed out it does work quite well in Wineskin. I have yet to try it myself but a lot of people seem to have had success playing it that way.

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Apparently they have started work on it though...not sure how seriously but they were at one point doing it.
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Old Dec 19, 2012, 05:38 PM   #7
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Legend of Grimrock is out for Mac today. At least on Steam it's now Steamplay, so a previously bought Windows version now gives access to the Mac version as well.

At the same time they've done some pretty amazing improvements to the graphics engine - the "low rendering" setting (which to me looks barely different from high, ie still really nice) plays totally smooth on my lowly Nvidia 9400m at native 1680x1050 resolution.
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You also get the mac version drm-free on humble bundle this week!
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Old Dec 21, 2012, 08:13 AM   #9
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Great game, but I gave up on it on the Goromorg Temple Level as I just couldn't deal with the Frost Lizards. I found them to be impossible with my party. So many of them in that level.
I wish I could find a cheat to allow me to get past them. Infinite health, or something.
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