Warhammer Online: Age Of Reckoning For Mac Coming Oct 28
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Mythic Entertainment has announced that its MMORPG, Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning, will be released for the Mac computer platform on October 28, 2009.
The Mac version of WAR is currently being offered for beta testing and allows existing players to download the beta client to their Mac computers and play with their live game accounts. Players who do not have an existing live account, but are interested in playing WAR on the Mac, are able to participate in the beta version of WAR on Mac by downloading a 10-day beta trial account. As part of the WAR Mac beta event, those who join will receive an exclusive title and trophy reward for their characters within the game. The Mac version is courtesy of TransGaming's Cider emulation technology.
“We’re incredibly excited to bring Warhammer Online and its enthralling Realm vs. Realm combat to the Mac community,” said Jeff Hickman, Executive Producer of Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning. “Come October 28th, the sides of Order and Destruction will be bolsters by a fresh recruit of Mac gamers experiencing for the first time exactly what we mean when we say that ‘WAR is everywhere!’"Minimum System Requirements:
More about Warhammer Online:
War is everywhere in Warhammer® Online: Age of Reckoning® (WAR), the new fantasy MMORPG from Mythic Entertainment, the creators of Dark Age of Camelot™. WAR features next generation Realm vs. Realm™ gameplay that will immerse you in a world of perpetual conflict for years to come.
Experience the glory of Realm vs. Realm! Declare your allegiance and join hundreds of thousands of mighty heroes on the battlefields of Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning to experience the epic nature of war. Enter a grim fantasy world where the armies of Order (Dwarfs, High Elves, and Empire) and Destruction (Greenskins, Dark Elves, and Chaos) collide to determine the fate of nations. Invade enemy lands, besiege imposing fortresses, and sack sprawling capital cities for the glory of your Realm. Wield devastating magic and deadly weapons, battle monstrous creatures, and join your brothers-in-arms in epic Public Quests™. Climb the Bastion Stair, carry your Guild Banner into battle, and unlock the secrets of the Tome of Knowledge as you travel the world. Sharpen your blade and prepare to unleash your inner mutation-the Age of Reckoning has begun and WAR IS EVERYWHERE!
• Mac OS X 10.5.7 Leopard or higherWAR on Mac will be available to new subscribers for $19.95 and will include 30 days of game time. Current subscribers will be able to download the Mac client at no charge for use with existing accounts.
• Intel Core Duo Processor
• 2 Gigabyte RAM
• ATI X1600 or NVidia 7300 GT with 128 MB of Video RAM
• At least 15 GB of hard drive space for installation.
• This game will not run on PowerPC (G3/G4/G5) based Mac systems (PowerMac).
• Supported Video Cards:
--- ATI Radeon(TM) series
--- X1600, X1900, HD 2400, HD 2600, 3870
--- ATI/AMD: HD 4850, HD 4870
--- NVIDIA GeForce series
--- 7300, 7600, 8600, 8800
--- NVidia: 9400, 9600, GT120, GT130
--- This game will not run on the GMA 950 class of integrated video cards.
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