Jump to content

Buying a strategy game for mac

presentstrategy game christmas mac

  • Please log in to reply
3 replies to this topic

#1 sophiameesha



  • Members
  • 1 posts

Posted 21 November 2016 - 01:16 PM

Hello everyone,

I would like to ask what a really good strategy game would be for my dad for Christmas? He said it wouldn't have to something that's really up to date, I don't think his mac is particularly new or updated but I would like to get him one that's really well thought of.

If anyone has any recommendations it would be really great to hear them!

Thank you!!


#2 macdude22


    Like, totally awesome.

  • Forum Moderators
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2059 posts
  • Steam Name:Rakden
  • Location:Iowa
  • Pro Member:Yes

Posted 21 November 2016 - 03:02 PM

While not particularly my cup of tea Feral Interactive has a lot of Total War ports. I can attest that the ones I have play well (including the iPad port), Feral does impeccable work.

IMG Discord Server | http://raptr.com/rakden | http://www.trueachie....com/Rakden.htm
Enterprise (MacPro 3,1): 8 Xeon Cores @ 2.8 GHz || 14 GB RAM || Radeon 4870 || 480GB Crucial M500 + 2TB WD Black (Fusion Drive) || 144hz Asus Mon
Defiant (MacBookPro 9,1): Core i7 @ 2.3ghz || 8GB RAM || nVidia GT 650M 512MB || 512GB Toshiba SSD

#3 dojoboy


    DJJ is the greatest!

  • IMG Pro Users
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 3450 posts
  • Steam ID:dojoboy65
  • Location:Tanasi (USA)
  • Pro Member:Yes

Posted 23 November 2016 - 08:01 PM

Definitely check out Sid Meier's Civilization series. Version 6 released about a month ago. Check minimum requirements to make sure it'll run on his machine. If not Civ5 and Civ4 are quite good. This is a turn-based strategy (TBS) game.



"There is no end to sorrow."  ---Van Gogh

#4 Thain Esh Kelch

Thain Esh Kelch


  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 3844 posts
  • Steam ID:thaineshkelch
  • Location:Denmark

Posted 24 November 2016 - 01:40 AM

Civilization 4: Beyond the Sword!
"They're everywhere!" -And now, time for some Legend of Zelda.

iMac 2011, quad 3,4Ghz i7, 1TB Samsung EVO 840, 8GB RAM, 2GB Radeon 6970m. + 2016 Macbook m3 + iPad 2 64GB + iPhone 4S 64GB + Girlfriend + Daughter

Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: presentstrategy, game, christmas, mac