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Marvel Heroes Accepting Mac Closed Beta Applicants
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | Comment on this story

Gazillion Entertainment recently announced it is now accepting sign-ups for closed beta testing of the Mac version of Marvel Heroes. The free-to-play MMO action RPG will offer Diablo style action and allow players their choice of characters from a library of Marvel Universe icons like Wolverine, Iron Man, and Spider-Man.

Mac Closed Beta Signups – Mac gamers are now welcome to sign up for the Mac Closed Beta Test. Participants will be selected to join the Mac Closed Beta Test throughout development as we approach an exciting Mac launch this spring. An Open Beta is also planned.

Marvel Heroes is free to play and features dozens of Marvel Super Heroes and Super Villains, including Spider-Man, Iron Man, Thor, Wolverine, Hulk, Loki and Captain America. All content and playable heroes can be unlocked by playing the game without cost and each hero can be further customized through unique and extensive leveling systems, power trees, item drops and a robust crafting system. Players can also choose to wear costumes from over 70 years of Marvel history, including costumes from Marvel’s recent theatrical blockbusters. Set across diverse locations from the Marvel Universe, Marvel Heroes offers fast-paced, action-packed gameplay.

Learn more at the links below.

Marvel Heroes Beta Signup
Marvel Heroes 2015 (add to watch list)



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Car Mechanic Simulator 2014 Available Now At MGS
6:00 AM | IMG News | 4 comments

Car Mechanic Simulator 2014 from PlayWay SA is available now for purchase and download at Mac Game Store. The title gives players the chance to operate their own auto repair service. CMS 2014 features eight car models and more than 120 different repairs to master.

Now you can own and operate your own auto repair service with PlayWay’s Car Mechanic Simulator 2014.

Car Mechanic Simulator 2014 gives you the behind the scenes view of the daily dealings at local garages and dealership repair shops.

Features:

  • Interact with car owners seeking repairs.
  • Order parts and materials necessary to maintain inventory including used car parts to help keep consumer costs low.
  • Purchase repair manuals to enable you to work better, faster and earn more income!
  • Work on eight different car models including Town Cars, Compacts, Sedans, SUVs, Family Cars, SUVs VANs, and Limousines
  • Gain experience with over 120 different repairs including brakes, transmission fixes, body shop work, steering and alignment adjustments, chip tuning, diagnostic analysis, test drive pad, OBD scanning, oil changes, fix broken parts and engage in dozens of other tasks.
Requirements:
  • Mac OS X 10.6 or later
  • 2.5 GHz Dual Core Intel Mac
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 1.7 GB HD Space
  • 512 MB RAM
  • Video:
    • ATI Radeon HD 4670
    • NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT
    • Intel HD Graphics 5000
  • Requires Steam and a Steam Account to play
Car Mechanic Simulator 2014 is available now for $14.99 (USD), a 25% discount.

Car Mechanic Simulator 2014 Trailer
Car Mechanic Simulator 2014 (add to watch list)
Buy Car Mechanic Simulator 2014



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Save The Universe In Solar Flux
6:00 AM | IMG News | Comment on this story

Merge Games' Solar Flux is available now for purchase and download at Mac Game Store. In the unique strategy puzzler players pilot a spacecraft in an effort to save dying suns from extinction. Solar Flux features more than 80 missions, 18 themed sectors, 4 unique galaxies, and support for achievements, statistics, and leaderboards.

Travel across the universe and save dying suns from extinction in this unique and challenging puzzle strategy game. You are the last hope to bring salvation to a perishing universe as you collect and deliver fragments of plasma using your omni-directional ship. Solar flares, asteroids, supernovas and force fields are just some of the challenges you will face as you pilot your ship through the intense heat of the imploding stars.

Features:

  • 80+ progressively challenging missions
  • 18 themed sectors with a variety of obstacles to overcome
  • 4 unique galaxies with distinctive visuals and an acclaimed ambient soundtrack
  • Intuitive 3-star rating system with varying level objectives
  • Distinctive gameplay that revolves around zero-gravity navigation
  • Choose between mouse or controller-activated gameplay
  • Support for achievements, statistics and leaderboards
Requirements:
  • Mac OS X 10.7.5 or later
  • 2 GHz Dual Core Intel Mac
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 300 MB HD Space
  • 256 MB RAM
Solar Flux is available now for $9.95 (USD).

Solar Flux Trailer
Solar Flux (add to watch list)
Buy Solar Flux



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Drakensang Online Mac Version Beta Client Available
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | Comment on this story

Bigpoint has announced that its browser based RPG Drakensang Online is now available to Mac OS X users courtesy of a new beta client. The game puts players in the role a warrior tasked with defeating the terrifying dragons and savage monsters of the Anderworld.

“Our aim is to provide everybody easy access to Drakensang Online regardless of the operating system they use. We are very happy to invite Mac users everywhere to join our large community centered on the best 'hack & slay' gameplay available, with truly outstanding graphics and an epic story. We believe that this will enrich the Mac MMO space significantly”, says Jürgen Frerichs, Associate Producer of Drakensang Online.

The multi-award-winning action RPG Drakensang Online now provides full support for Macintosh users. A beta client for Apple OS X, which supports easy Facebook registration, can be downloaded at the website.

After several months of closed-beta testing, the Mac version is now ready for beta release, providing high-quality gaming experiences to all Mac users.

Now, all games developed by Bigpoint are ready to be played on Mac. All browser-based gaming takes is the relevant browser plug-in, for example Flash or Unity, and then you can start playing games such as Battlestar Galactica Online, DarkOrbit Reloaded, Merc Elite, Seafight, Farmerama, Rising Cities and Skyrama.

To use the for Drakensang Online relevant Mac client version, OS X v10.7 (Lion) or a newer version is required, plus 2 GB memory or at least an Intel HD Graphics 4000 graphic card. The free update to OS X 10.9.1 (OS X Mavericks) is available at the official Apple website.

About Drakensang Online

The award-winning Drakensang Online has received a number of awards in the past, including both the jury and people´s choice awards, and among others the MMO of the Year Award, the MMORPG Center Player Choice Awards for the Best Browser MMORPG as well as the German Computer Game Award and the German Developer Award.

Drakensang Online is built on Bigpoint’s propriety Nebula Engine, which offers high-quality graphics comparable to those seen in most modern console games. This engine enables a unique online game for the browser (Windows), as well as a download client for Windows and now also OS X.

With more than 23 million registered users in over 200 countries playing Drakensang Online in 20 langauges, this massively multiplayer online game has enjoyed a great deal of international success and continues to attract around 700,000 new users every month.

Since the official launch in August 2011, over 100 completely new game releases have been published in Drakensang Online, including new characters, gear and creatures. The most recent expansion update, Myrdosch, included a whole new world with over 100 quests, a new Dwarf player class, 150 new items and a number of diabolical monsters.

Head over to the site linked below for more information.

Drakensang Online (add to watch list)
Drakensang Online Client Download


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