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Sid Meier's Railroads! To Pull Into Station On November 1
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | Comment on this story

Feral Interactive has announced that Sid Meierís Railroads!, the re-imagining of the legendary Railroad Tycoon, is on schedule for a November 1st release. Developed by Firaxis Games and published by 2K Games for PC, Sid Meierís Railroads! comes to the Mac for the first time under the Feral Legends label.

'Excited passengers are lining up to greet the gleaming machine that is Sid Meierís Railroads as we announce that it will arrive on the Mac on November 1st."

First published in 2006 for PC, Sid Meierís Railroads! is a compelling combination of virtual train set and business simulator, putting players in charge of building their own railroad empire. Players control a vast collection of rolling stock from steam and diesel locomotives to modern electric trains, hauling goods and passengers across vast continents.

Featuring 46 historically-accurate trains, 16 maps and seven mission-driven scenarios that span two centuries of American and European history,

Sid Meierís Railroads! challenges players to turn frontier lands into thriving civilizations by laying track and routing trains between farms, towns, mines and factories. With rival railroad barons such as Cornelius Vanderbilt and Charles de Gaulle on the scene, players will need to be quick, smart and decisive to stay on track.

Minimum System Requirements:

  • 1.8GHz Intel Mac
  • 3GB RAM
  • 128 MB or better graphics card
  • Mac OS 10.6.8 or later.
  • The game does not support the following graphics cards: ATI X1xxx series, NVIDIA 7xxx series and Intel GMA series.
Sid Meierís Railroads! for the Mac will retail in North America for US $29.99, £19.99 (inc. VAT) in the UK and Ä24.99 (inc. VAT) throughout Europe.

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Nightclub Mayhem At Mac Game Store
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Mac Game Store has added 99 Games' Nightclub Mayhem to its growing roster of games. In the game players help Brooke manage nightclubs in a variety of locales. Nightclub Mayhem features 48 levels, 4 nightclubs, and 13 unique customer types.

For the party animals, the night has just begun! Join Brooke in her exciting, globe-trotting career as a nightclub manager in this addictive and fun-filled time-management game! Enjoy four exotic clubs, dozens of unique levels, 13 quirky customers, and loads more in this frantic, feature-packed game.

Just be sure to stay on your toes! Grooving your way into the most happening nightclubs is always a good time, but keeping the party animals satisfied takes some serious skill!

Now pump up the volume and hit the lights Ė it's time to start the party!

BE THE HOST WITH THE MOST!
Show off your party-hosting skills by handling quirky customers, stamping in VIPs, serving food, quieting commotions and keeping the dance floor rockingÖ all before your customers run out of patience!

BE THE DJ & BRING DOWN THE HOUSE!
When the DJ falls short, grab the reins and keep the music thumpiní. Mix up the jams or scratch the record and watch your customers strut their stuff!

CHURN OUT DELICIOUS MOCKTAILS!
Serve up exotic mocktails for your thirsty patrons. A hint of lemon, a dash of mint and you have a lip-smacking drink ready!

Features:

  • Manage 4 Exciting Nightclubs located in Miami, London, Hong Kong and LA
  • Groove through 48 engaging levels with one-of-a kind mini-games
  • Entertain 13 different kinds of party animals Ė try to survive the mania!
  • Never stop rocking with the Party All Night mode, or breeze through the epic Story
  • Bring the bling Ė earn points to upgrade your clubs!
  • Jam to the sizzling in-game music
Nightclub Mayhem is available now for $6.99 (USD).

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Celebrate The Season With Spooky Mahjong
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Celebrate Halloween with Spooky Mahjong, a new seasonal themed twist on the popular tile matching genre. The game is available now at Mac Game Store. 8 Floor Games' mahjong title features 120 levels, more than 6 hours of gameplay, 26 trophies to collect, and colorful 2D graphics.

Play Mahjong all night long - collect piles of trophies at Halloween!

Complete 120 unique levels with various difficulty and dynamics, earn points and gain XP. Increase your rating and climb up the hierarchy ladder.

Trick or treat!
On Halloween night you have a unique opportunity to visit 6 different lands to play Mahjong there and earn a variety of trophies.

On each level you should remove gold tiles, which makes the game process even more interesting as well as diversifies its visual side (for instance: there are levels with wandering gold tiles).

The levels vary by the number of categories: there are classic layouts with a full set of 7 categories, but also levels with increased dynamics owing to the limited number of included categories.
Features:

  • 120 unique levels
  • More than 6 hours of gameplay
  • 26 trophies
  • Comics strips
  • Colorful 2D graphics
  • Meditation music
Spooky Mahjong is available now for $6.99 (USD).

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Northmark: Hour Of The Wolf Released
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | Comment on this story

Rake in Grass recently announced the release of its new card based role playing game, Northmark: Hour of the Wolf. In the fantasy title players can take the role of a warrior, mage, or druid as they seek to investigate a mystery that threatens their homeland.

Experience all the thrills of adventure in Northmark: Hour of the Wolf, a card-based RPG. Choose to become a mighty warrior, cunning mage or powerful druid as you fight for glory and survival in arena combat. Explore every corner of the kingdom from fiery deserts to deep forests and cold mountain peaks and Journey to the kingdoms of the elves and dwarves.

But beware! Danger waits at every turn as you investigate the chilling mystery that threatens your homeland. Can you defeat assassins, thieves and hideous monsters? And who is the enigmatic stranger known only as The Wolf? Find out in Northmark: Hour of the Wolf.

The main features:

  • Adventure across the lands of Northmark.
  • Enjoy an original battle system featuring over 180 beautiful cards.
  • Fight for honour, glory... and gold.
  • Save your homeland from the plot that threatens to overwhelm it.
  • Battle in the arena, or fight for your life against powerful assassins, hideous monsters and mighty warriors.
  • Journey from the cold mountain peaks to the desert wastes and deep forests.
  • Explore great cities, lost ruins and the ancient mystic sites sacred to the druids and elves.
  • Grow more powerful as you find the best battle tactics.
  • Become the greatest hero Northmark has ever known
  • you know it's your destiny!
Northmark: Hour of the Wolf is available now for Mac and Windows PCs.

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GOG.com Unveils OS X Supported Titles
6:00 AM | IMG Staff | 1 comment

GOG.com announced yesterday that for the first time it is offering Mac OS X versions from its game catalog. Previously focused on PC only games, specifically classic gaming titles packaged to run on modern hardware, the store has kicked off Mac support with 50 initial offerings.

It's official! GOG.com supports Mac OS X.

We're bringing a part of our massive catalog of all-time classics to Mac, starting with an impressive 50 titles for Mac gamers to play and enjoy. 28 of the 50 titles, the best games in history, including Syndicate, Ultima series, or Wing Commander, will be playable on the Mac OS X for the first time ever--exclusively on GOG.com. The complete line-up reflects the diversity of available games unmatched by other distributors: classics like Simcity 2000, Crusader: No Remorse, Little Big Adventure, and Theme Hospital.

We have also prepared a set of specially selected games from various genres that will be available 50% off for the next week: Crusader: No Remorse, Theme Hospital, Little Big Adventure, Postal Classic and Uncut, and Simcity 2000 are all available for 50% off--that's as little as $2.99 for unforgettable classics.

Remember, the 50 is just the beginning--we promise to release more amazing games on Mac in the near future. What titles? To find out and play even more best games in history check our website regularly, become a fan on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, or give us a nice +1 in Google+.

Check out the site below to learn more.

GOG.com


Mac Games News for Thursday, October 18, 2012

Inbetween Lands Comes To Mac Game Store6:00 AM
Moral Dilemmas And Multiple Solutions In Wasteland 26:00 AM
Project Eternity Becomes Most Successful Game Kickstarter6:00 AM
The Fall Trilogy Chapter 1, Edna & Harvey Available At MGS6:00 AM
 
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