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Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Mann Vs Machine Announced For Team Fortress 2
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | 1 comment

Valve has announced an August 15 release for a new co-operative game for its free-to-play online action title Team Fortress 2. Mann vs. Machine will give players the chance to team up with five friends in a fight for survival against waves of attacking robots.

Available August 15th, 2012, Mann vs. Machine (MvM) lets you and five friends fight a lethal horde of robots on all-new maps, with the opportunity to upgrade abilities and weapons along the way. Band together to survive all of the robot waves in a variety of missions to earn incredible loot and unlock new achievements.

Leading up to its August 15th release, Valve will be making daily updates to its TF2 website, unveiling MvM content and key features.

Check out the website below to learn more about Mann vs. Machine.

TF2: Mann vs. Machine
Valve Software
Team Fortress 2

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Wrrr Now Available At Macgamestore
6:00 AM | IMG News | Comment on this story recently expanded its list of titles available for download and purchase with the addition of Nimbi Studios' Wrrr. The 2D side scroller puts players in the role of a dinosaur searching for his lost family after a natural disaster.

Wrrr is a classic, side scrolling, hand-drawn 2D platforming game. We have made every effort to provide you with unique and challenging levels, which will give you an unforgettable experience.

Wrrr tells a story of dad-dinosaur who has lost contact with his family after an unexpected natural disaster. Now he embarks on a journey to find them.

Aid him now and experience an incredible adventure by going through 9 beautiful hand-drawn levels. During this journey you will explore deep dark caves, lush forests, wild swamps and icy mountains. Help trapped creatures, collect points, leap,run and fight while visiting the gorgeous hand-drawn world. On your way you will meet fire demons, evil plants and giant bees. By overcoming those adversities you will reunite with your lost family.


  • Nine beautiful hand drawn levels!
  • Unique enemies!
  • Exceptional animations!
  • Interesting and compelling story!
  • Original music and sound effects!
  • Challenging gameplay, easy to learn and hard to master!
  • Mac OS X 10.6 or later
  • 1 GB RAM
Wrrr is available now for $2.99 (USD).

Buy Wrrr

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Crossing Over: Tomb Raider 1-3
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | 3 comments

Inside Mac Games has posted the latest article in Justin Ancheta's continuing series of guides. The articles offer detailed instructions for running Windows versions of game titles which either never made it to Macs, or have Mac versions incompatible with recent OS releases. This week Justin turned his attention to the first three Tomb Raider titles.

Here's an excerpt:

Few game characters have generated as much controversy and discussion as Lara Croft. With all of the talk surrounding what she represents for both women and men in gaming and the popular media, Lara is one of the few characters in video games that arguably entered the mainstream consciousness almost purely on the strength of the controversy that she generated. Compared to characters like Mario, Sonic, or Link, Lara's fame arose not because of who she was, but because of what others thought of her, or perhaps, what others projected on to her. Beneath the surface image of a globe-trotting young female treasure hunter was almost an empty vessel, into to which the player could pour whatever notion of her personality that he or she carried going into the game.
Read more at the page below.

Crossing Over: Tomb Raider 1-3

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Telepath Tactics Adds User Created Single Player Campaigns
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | Comment on this story

Sinister Design has posted a new blog article about development on Telepath Tactics, this time revealing the game will support an unlimited number of user created single player campaigns. Set in the world of the Telepath RPG universe, the turn-based multiplayer tactics game will feature support for up to six players in hotseat mode, a new art style, redesigned UI, and a new combat engine.

Telepath Tactics now supports user-created campaigns! You may recall me mentioning last month that Telepath Tactics will have a single player campaign. Well, why limit it to just one? The game now supports an unlimited number of user-created single player campaigns, each with their own custom characters, battles, enemies, items, attacks, dialog, and even cut scenes.

All it takes to add a new campaign to your copy of the game is to download the campaign as a zipped folder, then unzip it into the Campaigns sub-folder; Telepath Tactics will automatically recognize the new campaign and add it to the list for you play. Simple as that! Creating a new campaign is simple, too: just create a new folder, copy-paste the game’s default .xml files, then start editing and creating maps using any standard text editor and the Telepath Tactics map editor program.

Click on the link below to read the rest of the update on the game's progress.

Telepath Tactics August Update
Telepath Tactics

Mac Games News for Tuesday, August 14, 2012

First Zombeer Gameplay Video Available6:00 AM
Ninja Guy Makes The Leap To Macs6:00 AM
Nordic Games To Publish The Raven6:00 AM
Serious Sam 3: BFE Blasts Onto Macgamestore6:00 AM
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