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Ancient Space story-driven RTS coming to OS X and Windows

Discover what lies beyond the Black Zone with actors from Star Trek, True Blood, Firefly, and more.

Parallels Desktop 10 comes with Yosemite integration

Parallels continues to make Windows more useful than Windows actually is.

Exploring Left in the Dark: No One On Board for OS X

The ghost girl says not to get on the ship, so let’s get on that ship!

Rising Star Games reveals Mac games at Gamescom

Tulpa’s the surrealistic one, TRI is the perplexing one.

Blinding Dark aims to redefine horror on Mac, PC and Linux

But they’re doing it by starting the game off like every other horror game ever made.

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Daedalic announces Anna’s Quest for 2015 release

Anna lives a peaceful life. How long do you suppose that will last?

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A night out with Hitman: Absolution – Elite Edition for Mac review

We have to acknowledge Feral Interactive for understanding what games we want before we want them. As Mac gamers, we see the PC and console releases and often think, “That’d be nice to have.” We’d take them all, good or bad. Feral is smarter. They pick and choose, and largely make the right decisions. Hitman: Absolution – Elite Edition is one of their latest right decisions.

CoSoSys updates My Endpoint Protector with cloud focus

Data theft is an increasing concern, and as more companies implement cloud-based tools, managing data and preventing theft becomes ever more important. CoSoSys has updated their Endpoint Protector tool to help organizations get a handle on their cloud-hosted data.

Amiga classic Wings! spotted above Mac, PC, iOS and Android

Earlier this week, the gaming community threw a hissy fit when 2K announced they’re bringing the FPS classic BioShock to iPad. Maybe the more mature gamers who grew up on the Amiga will be more appreciative of the announcement Wings! Remastered Edition is coming to PC, Mac, iOS and Android devices later this year.

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iTunes update fixes podcast issues

On Friday, Apple released a minor software update for the iTunes application for both Mac and Windows. The iTunes update is centered around correcting a bug that prevented iTunes podcast subscribers from being able to view new episodes on the podcast playlist. The update also addresses a problem that caused iTunes to become unresponsive while the user navigated the list of downloaded podcasts.

Your Weekend GOG Promo visits the Land of the Lounge Lizards

The latest Weekend GOG Promo is called Midsummer Gamer’s Dream, and it is just that with Leisure Suit Larry: Greatest Hits and Misses and Leisure Suit Larry: Love for Sail available for under $5.00. That godawful Magna Cum Laude is in there, too, but for PC only. This is one of those instances where not getting a PC port is a good thing for Mac gamers.

The Sims 2 is new again on the Mac App Store

“Whoa, whoa, hold on, Hiner,” I hear you say. “The Sims 4 is coming. Why would I care about The Sims 2?” It’s a valid question, but one with valid answers. First, because The Sims 2 is the Sims before EA got all wonky with the entire Sims franchise. Second, because it’s been completely overhauled to work with modern hardware and OS configurations.