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Kill Zombies In Dead Island: Game Of The Year Edition
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Deep Silver's Dead Island: Game of the Year Edition is available now for purchase and download at Mac Game Store. Brought to Mac by Virtual Programming the action title drops players into the chaotic environment of a tropical island overrun by zombies. To survive they will need to fight to the death.

Game of the Year Edition - The Zombie apocalypse returns with this content packed edition of the fan favourite. It's time to return to the beautiful, zombie-infected shores of Banoi!

With the Dead Island Game of the Year Edition players get the chance to experience the full story behind the Banoi Zombie Outbreak. The GOTY includes

  • Dead Island
  • Bloodbath Arena DLC
  • Ryder White DLC
  • Blueprint "The Ripper" Weapon
  • Get ready for your return to Dead Island, a paradise to die for!
About the Game
Terror. Violence. Madness. Bedlam. A holiday paradise gone mad. A tropical island turns into total chaos after a mysterious zombie outbreak. Cut off from the rest of the world, the player’s only chance to survive is to fight to the death and find a way to escape from the island.

Dead Island combines first-person action with a heavy focus on melee combat, character development and customization of a vast array of weapons. All of these gameplay features are presented in a dark story inspired by classic zombie movies with a gritty and engrossing campaign that can be played with up to four players in co-op mode.

Set in an open world tropical island, hordes of different festering zombies await players around every corner while they embark on a variety of thrilling missions through the holiday resort. With firearms and ammunition being scarce the player must rely on utilizing found items as weapons for self-defense and fight off zombie hordes in intense melee combat. A diverse range of items can be collected and will later serve to transform the player’s ordinary makeshift weapons into serious instruments of destruction.

In addition to satisfying even the most bloodthirsty action fan’s fantasy, Dead Island also features role-playing elements which allow the player to develop one of the game’s unique character classes according to their preferences, all the while learning new skills and fresh tactics during their journey through the perilous environments of the island. What’s more, anytime during a game up to four players can seamlessly join together and experience the intense combat and immersive story with cooperative gameplay.

With the all-new Chrome Engine 5 powering Dead Island, the game will use the latest installment of Techland’s acclaimed proprietary game engine, allowing the player to experience the tropical island paradise in graphical splendor with diverse environments like lush forests and detailed city environments.


  • First-person melee combat
  • 4-player coop
  • Weapon customization
  • Set on an gorgeous open world tropical island
  • RPG elements for character development
  • Hordes of gruesome zombies
  • Mac OS X 10.8 or later
  • 2.7 Ghz Dual Core Intel Mac
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 512 MB VRAM
  • Requires Steam and a Steam Account to play
Dead Island: Game of the Year Edition is available now for $19.99 (USD).

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The Elder Scrolls Online Launched
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | 57 comments

ZeniMax Online Studios and Bethesda Softworks have announced the launch of The Elder Scrolls Online, the first MMO adaptation of the long running fantasy role playing series. Set a thousand years before the events of Skyrim, the game drops players into a turbulent time as three Alliances struggle for dominance while darker forces move to destroy the world.

The Elder Scrolls Online is the latest chapter of the award-winning franchise – and will bring the legendary experience online for the first time. Whether you play with your friends or adventure alone, the game’s innovative combat system allows you to focus on action and tactics, not the UI. Use any weapon or armor at any time and customize your abilities to play the way you want as you uncover the mysteries of Tamriel and seek heroic quests on your own terms. Explore the far reaches of Skyrim, the mysterious lands of Morrowind, the sprawling metropolis of Daggerfall and beyond. The choices you make, from the alliance you join to the battles you fight, will shape your destiny and the world of Tamriel.

The Elder Scrolls Online is set roughly 1,000 years before the events in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and the coming of the Dragonborn, and just before the rise of Tiber Septim, the first Emperor of Tamriel. Three Alliances have emerged across the continent, each struggling for supremacy over the land. As these great powers battle one another for control of the Imperial City – and with it all of Tamriel – darker forces are moving to destroy the world.

The Elder Scrolls. Online.

After 20 years of best-selling, award-winning fantasy role-playing games, the Elder Scrolls series goes online. Experience this epic adventure on your own or together with your friends, guild mates, and thousands of alliance members. Explore dangerous caves and dungeons, embark upon adventurous quests across Tamriel, and engage in massive player versus player battles, where the victors reap the spoils of war.

Play the Way You Like

With an enhanced Elder Scrolls combat system, engage in real-time targeting and strategic attacks and blocks. Use any weapon or wear any armor at any time, no matter what type of character you play and develop your own style with deep character customization and abilities.

A Connected Game World

With ESO’s Megaserver technology you no longer choose a server, but instead play in one connected world. The game automatically places you with friends, guild mates, people you’ve encountered before, and other like-minded players. Simply jump in and begin your adventure.

Your Quest to Save Tamriel

A stolen soul. An undead army rising. A quest to recover that which is uniquely yours. Explore the hidden secrets of Tamriel at your own pace using the game’s compass to guide you to areas of interest. Save the world from the evil machinations of the Daedric Prince Molag Bal and his henchman, the first necromancer, the Prince of Worms, Mannimarco.

The Elder Scrolls Online Imperial Edition

  • Play as an Imperial
  • Become an Imperial and play in any Alliance. Gain unique bonuses, crafting styles, gear, and more
  • White Imperial Horse - Summon this Imperial mount and journey through Tamriel
  • Mudcrab Vanity Pet - Explore Tamriel with a mudcrab pet scuttling along your side
  • Rings of Mara - Complete the Ritual of Mara with a friend and receive and experience bonus when you play together
  • Mac OS X 10.7 or later
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 60 GB HD Space
  • Video:
    • AMD Radeon HD 6490M
    • NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M
    • Intel HD Graphics 4000
The Elder Scrolls Online is available now for $59.99 (USD), while the Imperial Edition is available for $79.99 (USD).

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Tropico 4: State Of Emergency DLC Available Now
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Feral Interactive has announced the release of the Tropico 4: State of Emergency DLC for Tropico 4: Gold Edition. The new downloadable content pack combines the Voodoo, Propaganda, Academy, and Apocalypse DLCs, each containing a new mission, building, outfit, and character trait.

Step up to your finest hour in the State of Emergency DLC pack! Protect Tropico by wielding ancient magic, brainwashing citizens, unleashing an army of academy-trained troops and preparing for all-out nuclear war.


    Dark magic diplomacy! A power-crazed Soviet sorceress has hexed you! Work some magic to contain the curse and protect Tropico from a series of supernatural catastrophes.
    Win hearts, minds and elections! Tropico is invited to compete in the International Communist Propaganda Competition! Construct speaker towers and turn slogans into reality to secure first place – and your regime.
    Duty, Honor, Tropico. An island in Tropican territory is rebelling against your regime. Halt the uprising by turning citizens into crack troops at Tropico’s version of West Point.
    The Cold War turns hot! Global tensions have erupted and nuclear conflict is imminent. Prepare Tropico for the coming apocalypse and choose which factions to save from certain doom.
  • Mac OS X 10.7.5 or later
  • 2 GHz Intel Mac
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 6 GB HD Space
  • 256 MB VRAM
  • Video:
    • ATI Radeon HD 4670
    • NVIDIA GeForce 9400M
    • Intel HD Graphics 3000
  • Requires Tropico 4: Gold Edition to play
  • The following cards require you to have 8 GB of system RAM: Intel HD 3000, NVIDIA 9400, Intel HD 4000 and NVIDIA 320M
Tropico 4: State of Emergency DLC Pack is available now for $10.99 (USD).

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Pre-Order Royal Envoy: Campaign For The Crown CE
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Royal Envoy: Campaign for the Crown Collector's Edition from Playrix is available now to pre-order at Mac Game Store. The upcoming game puts players in the role of a King who must win an election to defeat a mysterious cloaked figure seeking to take the throne. Royal Envoy: Campaign for the Crown CE features 63 story levels and 30 bonus levels.

Breaking news! The monarchy is at risk! Someone wearing a black cloak broke into the royal palace. The stranger was fearful and grim, and challenged the King's right to the throne. He accused the King of being unable to manage the kingdom, and demanded to be elected King himself! Help the King win the elections and defend the truth and justice in the kingdom.


  • Enjoy 63 levels of the story mode. Plus, challenge yourself in the expert mode!
  • Explore 20 new game objects enhancing the gameplay
  • Complete dozens of fun quests
  • Unlock over 50 achievements
  • Travel around the unfamiliar lands, such as Flying Islands, Jolly Roger Strait and many more!
  • Collector’s Edition extras: 30 bonus levels, walkthrough, beautiful wallpapers and original soundtrack
  • Mac OS X 10.6 or later
  • 1.8 Ghz Intel Mac
  • 512 MB RAM
Pre-order Royal Envoy: Campaign for the Crown Collector's Edition at MGS for $13.99 (USD). It will be released on April 10.

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