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Valve may soon raise the crowbar for Mac gaming

 
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 03, 2010 5:37 pm    Post subject: Valve may soon raise the crowbar for Mac gaming Reply with quote

Valve may soon raise the crowbar for Mac gaming
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Macworld - "Last week, enterprising gamers discovered some “evidence” that Steam, Valve's popular “App Store for games,” might be coming to the Mac. On Wednesday, Macworld and a number of other outlets scored screenshots that pretty much confirm it, and even hint that blockbuster series like Half Life and Left 4 Dead should be along for the ride.

If you haven't had the gaming pleasure yet, Valve Software runs Steam, a software client and online store for games on Windows. Steam is home to all the greats, including BioShock, the Call of Duty series, Assassin's Creed - just about any Windows game you've heard of for the last few years, large and small. The only problem for Mac users is that Steam and Valve have been Windows-only - until now.."

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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 11:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The question is, will Steam on the Mac's abilities to run games natively result in better performance than on a Boot Camp partition running Windows?

This is an especially important question for Mac Mini owners.
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