October 24, 2017
Archives  News  Vortex NG Updated for OS X  


Wednesday, May 23, 2001
 
Vortex NG Updated for OS X
9:52 AM | Michael Eilers | Comment on this story

This 3D action puzzle game by independent developer Feline Entertainment has reached version 1.0.3 for the Carbonized form of Vortex NG. A unique approach which combines excellent 3D graphics and special effects, blazing speed and the classic gameplay of Arkanoid-style arcade gaming, Vortex NG is now fully functional for users of OS 8.6, 9.x and OS X.


This version fixes the "Fatal Error: unable to init OpenGL" error that some Mac OS X users (especially those with more than one monitor) experienced upon launching the game. Apple's method for grabbing control of the full screen with OpenGL is still "in progress" as they say, so as a compromise this version plays in a window.


An updater is available for those who already have a previous version of the game. There is also a 1.0.3 updater available for the Classic version of the game as well. Visit the Feline Entertainment web site for more information and downloads; be sure to grab the demo if you haven't already.

Feline Entertainment


Other Mac Games News for Wednesday, May 23, 2001

FUEL's E3 Movie Trailer3:06 PM
Help Beta Test Baldur's Gate 21:17 PM
Rogue Spear Patch On The Way12:14 PM
Myst III Launcher Available10:38 AM
RF's Weapon of the Week10:17 AM
Mac Tropico Demo Confirmed10:07 AM
Huge Shadowbane Movie Released10:02 AM
• Vortex NG Updated for OS X9:52 AM
New Blizzard Movies, Site Updates9:30 AM
World War II Online Goes Gold, Mac Info9:05 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Wednesday, May 23, 2001 on one page

Mac Games News for Tuesday, May 22, 2001

Cornered Rat on WWII Online at E31:35 PM
E3 Reports Confirm Hitchhiker 3D Still In Development1:13 PM
GeForce3 Upgrade Kits, Macs Ready to Ship12:09 PM
Games Demonstrated on OS X at WWDC11:41 AM
Diablo II: Lord Of Destruction Grows Near11:27 AM
McGee's Alice To Hit Silver Screen?10:24 AM
Shadowbane Enters Phase Two Beta, Confirms Euro Publisher9:46 AM
E3: Final Thoughts, Wrap-up9:20 AM
Kids Domain Update9:20 AM
Aspyr: Tony Hawk 2, TR5, Alice Info9:13 AM
Mac Tropico OS X, Editor Status9:08 AM
Shadowbane Interview at SBVault9:03 AM
Tomb Raider Trilogy Announced9:02 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Tuesday, May 22, 2001 on one page


Recent Mac Games News

Monday, May 21, 2001
Saturday, May 19, 2001
Friday, May 18, 2001
Thursday, May 17, 2001
Wednesday, May 16, 2001


Search for other Mac games news stories or browse our Mac Games News Archive.



Archives  News  Vortex NG Updated for OS X