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#432210 The MacGameStore Holiday Sale has begun!

Posted Frigidman™ on 19 December 2014 - 10:58 AM

MacGameStore

The Holiday Sale includes hundreds of popular (and unpopular?) games on sale! All manner of stuff to get for your beloved, hated, or friend or otherwise.

Every day there will be flash sales, so be sure to keep an eye on that section. Something you are waiting for could drop like a rock in price!

Also, a bundle of games will be showcased on the home. New bundles are planned throughout the two weeks of sales.


#431761 Shutting Down Inside Mac Games

Posted Frost on 22 November 2014 - 03:37 PM

As a small business owner myself...

I say, if there's sufficient cash for it, go for #3. If not, kill the IMG site and kill the MGS forums and merge the IMG forum with the MGS.

An active, friendly community forum for a dead news site and a dead forum for an active retail store site, all run by the same entity, makes extremely little sense both from a business and a workload perspective. I would like to see IMG survive, but if worse comes to worst, taking the active site and pairing it with the active forum seems the best option.

EDIT: And if you DO do that... for the love of all that is holy, don't just tell everyone here to move. This place's long history of discussion and problems solved makes it a cornucopia for searches. That's a big asset.


#428877 Steam Summer Sale '14

Posted macdude22 on 19 June 2014 - 02:02 PM

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#427155 Got Hit Again

Posted Frost on 05 April 2014 - 06:14 AM

I used to be an adventurer like you. Then I took a taxi to the knee.


#414503 Black Ops

Posted Frost on 16 October 2012 - 04:35 PM

View PostAspyr-Blair, on 16 October 2012 - 01:34 PM, said:

That is not the driver that 650m users are waiting for.
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#385998 Oh Wow!

Posted the Battle Cat on 09 March 2010 - 11:38 AM

View PostFrigidman, on 07 March 2010 - 10:14 AM, said:

Whenever I click it, it keeps telling me I have reached my limit for votes today. Yet, I have never voted a thread ever before lol. I guess there is a bug somewhere, or setting I have set too strict haha.
OK, I've fixed this.  Members, Admins, IMG Writers, Developers, and IMG Pro members should be able to vote on the topics.  Let me know if you are in one of these groups and cannot a vote a post up or down.  That said, I not sure what use this feature will have, but here it is.  Each person gets 5 votes up and 5 votes down per 24 hour period.  Let me know if you think that is too much or too little.  I think the votes should be limited or it will be abused.


#432007 Inside Mac Games - Rebirth

Posted the Battle Cat on 06 December 2014 - 09:30 PM

Oh burn!  Dude that was a burn.  Burn dude.  Burn.

Anybody that wants to write reviews or news I can add to their own group for the permissions.  I've already created the IMG Writers group, I can adjust their perms to create new threads in the IMG News section, anyone can post a reply.  That group is simple to duplicate as an IMG Reviewers group.  One person can have perms for both forums or just one depending.  This is all junk I've done before.  I hate to see the news and reviews go.  That is good stuff because the writers are real gamers and not industry todies.


#431877 Shutting Down Inside Mac Games

Posted JoAT on 28 November 2014 - 12:55 AM

Please choose any option that keeps this forum open. I haven't posted here in a couple years as children and life just overwhelmed me and pushed me further way from gaming and social cyberspace, but I always liked this forum and it's members (glad to see most of you are still here) and came back here tonight for some old knowledge that likely doesn't exist anywhere else on the webz anymore. This forum community deserves to live on....


#431545 Blizzard Reveals Overwatch

Posted DaveyJJ on 10 November 2014 - 05:36 AM

Does anyone else see this as being basically Team Fortress 2 skinned by Blizzard, then? Or is that simply me being jaded and curmugeonly at this point?


#428195 The End of Halo Online [UPDATE: Or not!]

Posted devoid7 on 16 May 2014 - 12:01 AM

I posted a Mac patch that can be downloaded from http://macgamingmods...hp?f=43&t=18764 - it uses the new master server. If you might remember I had also posted a patch so that Halo would run under Mavericks a while back. Besides this there is still HaloMD which has never used or relied on gamespy.


#426173 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 coming for Mac?

Posted Aspyr-Blair on 27 February 2014 - 01:58 PM

I have no idea what you guys are talking about, but it sure would be cool if both titles finally made their way to the Mac ;)


#432171 Broken Forum Update

Posted Frigidman™ on 17 December 2014 - 07:34 PM

A new security update for the IPB forums caused the entire posting mechanisms to fail. Apologies on not being able to post anything there for a bit. I have reverted back to a prior version of files, and am waiting for IPB to pull their thumbs out of their asses and actually make a proper security patch that doesnt crash everything.


#432122 Something died in my Mac

Posted Frost on 12 December 2014 - 10:51 PM

Is your computer plugged in? This is very common mistake.


#432004 Inside Mac Games - Rebirth

Posted Frost on 06 December 2014 - 05:43 PM

Unfortunately this is still the internet.

You could mail me your reviews and I could scan them in, though.


#431984 Inside Mac Games - Rebirth

Posted Frigidman™ on 05 December 2014 - 05:18 PM

1) Header revamp!
2) Kill the network button bar.
3) Bounce all traffic on IMG home to IMG Forum home.

Sometime later:

1) Parse all old reviews into forum topics.
2) Shift forum url path to BE the root path.


#431762 Shutting Down Inside Mac Games

Posted iRolley on 22 November 2014 - 04:11 PM

Well, the time they are a-changing.

Whatever happens, I'll never thank you enough for the excellent site and forum you provided us with.


#431406 Stop being a Steamboi, they will eventually screw you over.

Posted Frost on 31 October 2014 - 07:03 PM

I've been brought around to liking Steam, but there's a reason I try to buy all my games on sale unless I must have them. I'm aware there is potential, however small, of someone being able to deny me access to stuff I bought without actually coming into my place and destroying property. Call it limiting potential for any future loss.

I'm not comfortable with it, but there's no other option at the moment. Physical PC/Mac games not absolutely tied to a digital account somewhere are getting fewer and further between. Why I'm not gonna chuck my PS4 just yet, with its ability to play anything I stick in it even if my PSN account got nuked one day.


#430846 Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Launches October 14

Posted Aspyr-Blair on 01 October 2014 - 03:41 PM

View Postltcommander.data, on 01 October 2014 - 02:05 PM, said:


And is this the non-traditional RPG that was referred in the HD Remake thread or are we still expecting other RPG/RPG-like titles this year?

It most certainly is not :P


#430045 Who is on the Yosemite Beta?

Posted ipickert55 on 25 August 2014 - 01:01 PM

I think we can all just agree on the fact that Ubisoft sucks.


#429703 GameRanger

Posted macdude22 on 11 August 2014 - 07:09 AM

I can appreciate that it was built on Open Transport which apple removed in 10.9, but apple depreciated OT in 10.4. Granted you never know when Apple finally will yank a library or api they've depreciated but one thing is for certain they always do. It's not like this should have been exactly a surprise five OS releases later. I can also appreciate that he probably wants to focus on getting gamespy PC games running by the bucketful as these are fresh users to grow the market. However it's been close to a year, and this breaks a lot of Mac games. You know those same users that were his bread and butter for years.

https://developer.ap...n_transport.pdf