Are there any games that work in osx Lion?

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Lion (10.7)' started by rhcpryan, Jun 5, 2012.

  1. rhcpryan macrumors newbie

    Jun 5, 2012
    Are there any games out there that you have seen work on os x lion? I have tried almost most popular games and nothing works. I know Os x Kitten, excuse me Lion dropped powerpc applications and rosetta but is there a single game other than sim city (the only game Ive gotten to work) I'd appreciate any response on this matter.
  2. starter15 macrumors newbie

    Apr 28, 2011
    starcraft II, Diablo III. no other games are necessary. :D
  3. rhcpryan thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jun 5, 2012

    never really been into diablo starcraft looks all right I wish I could get warcraft 3 to work it ends up having the same problems and will not install since OSX Kitten doesn't support powerpc. I might give starcraft a try though
  4. nurotikpanda macrumors newbie

    Jan 12, 2012
    have you tried lowering the settings? I've had no problems running bejeweled3, limbo, and portal 2 (on low settings). I have a 13" macbook air.
  5. c75mitch macrumors newbie

    Jun 13, 2012
    Hemel Hempstead, UK
  6. marzer macrumors 65816


    Nov 14, 2009
    Starcraft II, AOE3, anything available for Mac on Steam, BF2142, COD 4, the list goes on and on...
  7. Icy1007 macrumors 6502a


    Feb 26, 2011
    Cleveland, OH
    Warcraft 3 is actually an Intel app. The installer though is PPC. I had Warcraft 3 installed before updating my OS to Lion and it still works.

    Any Mac game made in the last 3-4 years should work on Lion. Check the Mac App Store. There are plenty of games on there.

    As mentioned before. Most Blizzard games work on Lion (Starcraft 2, WoW, Diablo 3).

    EDIT: Yes, I forgot about Steam. All Valve games work on Lion. Seriously there is no lack of gaming on Lion. Really hoping developers can take advantage of the OpenGL updates in Mountain Lion (OS X 10.8).

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