Starcraft under OSX

Discussion in 'Games' started by Babboia, May 16, 2004.

  1. Babboia macrumors newbie

    May 16, 2004
    Hi all, i'm new! I bought my first mac a week ago and now i would like
    to play Starcraft:BroodWar on my new powerbook :p

    I've got the original Cds of SC and BW for pc.. can i use em on my mac or
    i must buy again starcraft & bw for mac?

  2. Benjamin macrumors 6502a


    Oct 27, 2003
    Portland, OR
    you should insert the cds into your mac to see if they are hybrid cds.. otherwise if i remember the cd should work on your mac as well as your pc, of course you can't run the pc and mac version at the same time on bnet. you should also go to blizzards starcraft support area since there are some classic installer apps that will help install it because apparently the installer on the cds don't install, and plus the os x patches are there as well.
  3. Babboia thread starter macrumors newbie

    May 16, 2004
    OK! I managed to install Starcraft & Brood war, but
    i have a problem when i select in multiplayer UDP/IP
    it says "unable to initialize network provider"

    How can i do?
  4. T'hain Esh Kelch macrumors 68040

    T'hain Esh Kelch

    Aug 5, 2001
    You should write Blizzard support about that one. Havent really heard about it before...
  5. cubist macrumors 68020

    Jul 4, 2002
    Muncie, Indiana

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