When an app reaches the Top Ten Grossing List in the “Graphics and Design” category of the Mac App Store, and remains there since its March 2012 launch, there’s a good reason behind it. The app we’re offering this time … Read more ›
Mac game publisher Aspyr Media announced Thursday the release of the latest update of Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, the iOS port of the classic role-playing game set in the Star Wars universe. The update is free and … Read more ›
Vlambeer's sepia-toned dogfighting arcade game Luftrausers will finally be released on 18th March on PS3, Vita, PC, Mac and Linux, the developer announced on Twitter. Luftrausers is being published by Hotline Miami and Shadow Warrior publisher Devolver Digital and the game will feature over 125 airplane combinations and 100 missions. Show More Summary
Gods Will Be Watching is a dark, depressing and mentally taxing point-and-click adventure from Deconstructeam and Hotline Miami publisher Devolver Digital, due out in June for PC, Mac and Linux. Note that when we say "dark, depressing and mentally...
Now that Blizzard has shut the doors to the Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls closed beta, the publisher is discussing pre-order loot for the expansion's PC and Mac versions. Early adopters of the digital and retail versions are slated to receive the in-game item Wings of Valor, as well as an unlockable hero for the upcoming Blizzard MOBA, Heroes of the Storm.
Pinkerton Road's crowdfunded point-and-click adventure game Moebius: Empire Rising will make its debut on April 15 for WIndows and Mac platforms via newly formed publisher Phoenix Online Publishing. Phoenix Online Publishing is the indie-focused...
Ever wonder how your iMac stays so silent, despite being equipped with three separate fans? A new patent application, published Thursday, details the innovative computer fan used in present generation Macs and MacBooks. The patent application describes several different embodiments … Read more ›
Jane Jensen's new "metaphysical thriller" of an adventure game Moebius: Empire Rising will launch for PC and Mac on April 15, publisher Phoenix Online announced today. It's the first game from her new crowdfunded studio Pinkerton Road, and, so Phoenix says, the first she's "completely overseen" since Gabriel Knight 3.
A report published in Taiwan’s Economic Daily News, via Mac Otakara, reiterates the flurry of previous reporting that Apple will release two new iPhones this year with larger displays, around 4.7 and 5.6 inches respectively. This has been reported countless times in the past by multiple sources. It also says that Apple is targeting a […]
This week in Cult of Mac Magazine: Can iMacs find a cure for cancer? Right now, thousands of kids across Kentucky are furthering cancer research while they do their schoolwork, thanks to the DataseamGrid. Cult of Mac publisher Leander … Read more ›
Earlier this week analyst Benedict Evans published a chart showing how Apple’s operating systems are about to power more “computers” than Microsoft. Of course he’s counting all Macs and iOS devices as computers, just as he’s counting all Microsoft Windows PCs and Windows Mobile phones as computers. Show More Summary
Same-day release on all formats, publisher confirms. Arcade-style dogfighting game Luftrausers will be released on all planned formats on the same day, its publisher has confirmed.Click here to read the full article
Vlambeer's arcade shooter Luftrausers will see a simultaneous release across Windows, Mac, Linux, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita this year, publisher Devolver Digital has announced. It's been taking a while but for a small team like this to support multiple platforms on day one while also developing other titles, fair enough. Show More Summary
Publisher Devolver Digital has announced Vlambeer's chaotic 2D dogfighter, Luftrausers, will launch simultaneously on PS Vita, PS3, PC, Mac and Linux later this year. "Hope to have a date soon," the announcement tweet adds. In Luftrausers, players...
Joining the previously-announced Windows, Mac, Linux, and Xbox 360 releases of Haemimont Studios' Tropico 5 is a PlayStation 4 version of the simulation game. Kalypso still won't give us a release date, but the publisher did say the PS4 port would make good use of the DualShock 4 and its feature set. Show More Summary
The Mac App Store arrived just in time to save Mac gaming, but it's unfairly restricted Mac game publishers and Mac gamers alike. As I've written before, the Mac has long had a troubled history with game development. But the introduction of the Mac App Store in 2010 came just in time to save the business. Show More Summary
Cult of Mac has long had a thing for standup desks – for years, publisher Leander Kahney has written posts great and small at an Ikea kitchen table propped up on canisters. His DIY version outlines the basic problem: a … Read more ›
While celebrating the Mac’s 30th birthday, Apple execs have talked to the press this week in interviews with Macworld, and ABC News. The former has already been published revealing that Apple doesn’t plan to merge iOS and OS X, but the latter will late on Friday evening on World News with Diane Sawyer. Show More Summary
We’ve gone on and on about the merits of Flowboard, a web-based platform that lets users easily create media-rich stories or presentations and publish them onto its servers. Until now, the service has only been available as an iOS … Read more ›
To celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the unveiling of the original Macintosh -- tomorrow, January 24, 2014 -- Macworld has published a lengthy interview with three Apple executives to discuss where the Mac has been, and where it is going. Show More Summary