Entertainment software that is designed to be fun, rather than productive or useful.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
0answers
3 views

Running Halo CE with wineskin?

I got Halo CE (not custom edition) for PC. I ran it through wineskin wrapper (WS9Wine1.9.2) and use the setup.exe. Once I ran it, it gave me a missing pidgen.dll file error. I searched online and ...
-2
votes
0answers
147 views

How do I restart a game of World Chef? [on hold]

I have an iPad 3 and I've checked iCloud, but I can't seem to restart this game.
0
votes
1answer
25 views

How to bind a key to press two separate keys

In other words, if I press "x", it registers as me pressing "a" and "b" sequentially. I run Mac OSX Yosemite 10.10.5. A Karabiner solution eludes me, thus I am researching more.
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Can't install games from iTunes to iPhone 6

I'm trying to get this game Asphalt8 on my iPhone 6 via iTunes. I have got api file from my file and able to see it in iTunes, but once I select install it just appears on my iTunes' right side screen ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Trying to download game from Mac App store, game stuck on “Installing” (Macbook Pro Retina Mid 2014)

Basically what the title says. I tried restarting my computer and it messed the whole install up, I had to redownload all 30gb of the game. Any ideas on how to fix this?
1
vote
1answer
23 views

Remote Desktop Gaming

I am not sure if this is the right forum for this, but here goes. I have a 2011 Thunderbolt iMac which I love dearly for it's beautiful display. Long story short, I know that there is no way that I ...
0
votes
2answers
192 views

Can I play ARK: Survival Evolved on my MacBook Air?

I bought my 13″ MacBook Air a couple months ago. I usually check the compatibility with Can You Run It before purchasing the game on Steam. In this case, I'm buying Ark: Survival Evolved. ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

iphone ipad game center

I had Hearts Pro in my game center a couple years ago. I see my scores for this game on my friends profile but can not find the game to download again. This last time I played it was march 2014. I ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

If I get a game from the Apple store, can I play it on other computers? [duplicate]

Let's say I buy a game from the app store from this computer. Then I copy the game files to a external drive and go to a friend and copy them on his computer. Will my friend's computer play the game?
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Game crashes continuously and auto save is corrupted

I was playing the video game Star Wars: Empire at war on my newly acquired Mac. I'm not having any trouble starting up the game or anything—it's just the game crashes every time after a while I start ...
1
vote
0answers
155 views

Virtual Machine support for DirectX 11 (Windows 10) hosted on OS X

does anyone know if there is currently any virtualisation software that supports creating a Windows 10 virtual machine with support to DirectX 11? From what I have found online, bootcamp supports ...
0
votes
0answers
103 views

Resolve constant fps drop

approximatly 2 weeks ago I could notice a constant fps drop from 60fps to 30fps in games (League of Legends). I tried to set the graphic settings from medium to low and to pin the fps to 60 with ...
1
vote
3answers
24 views

Macbook Pro buttons are pushed on their own

I play a game, for example Kerbal Space Program, and sometimes (pretty often) buttons are pressed on their own. No mods. It can be spacebar (stage separation) or "m" for Map. And it could be a problem ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Can my mac book pro run Starcraft Legacy of the void?

The days of gaming are long a distant memory. I haven't touched games since 12 years of age. These days, my notebook is used for computational and mathematical modelling. That said, I do enjoy an ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

My ipod is stolen, will i be able to retain progress on games

My ipod 5 got stolen and I was wondering if, when I get a new device (iPhone 5s) will I be able to keep my progress on the games on my ipod that I have through game centre. I'm hoping that when I get ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

How can I cut short the Ads on “UNO & Friends” game? [closed]

How can I cut an Ad as soon as it starts on the UNO & Friends game for iOS? As of now, I need to wait like 30 seconds before the "X" to skip appears.
1
vote
2answers
4k views

Can I use a PlayStation 3 or 4 controller with a 4th gen AppleTV?

Does anyone have experience pairing and using an official Sony PlayStation 3 or 4 controller with the 4th gen Apple TV?
0
votes
0answers
81 views

Can an 2013 MacBook Air run a monitor at 144hz?

Apparently 2013 13" MacBook Air has Intel HD Graphics 5000. Is it possible to run a monitor at 2560x1440 at 144hz?
0
votes
1answer
60 views

Run Windows 10 on Mac from custom boot drive?

My Mac has specs for Fallout 4, but it won't run with wine like the others. I don't want Windows directly installed on my Mac because it corrupted my hard drive last time, instead I want to install it ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

Mid-2015 - Borderlands weird screen texture when playing with the integrated Iris Pro

I'm playing Borderlands 1 GOTY (Game of the year edition) from the App Store. Tried playing it only with the Iris Pro, instead of the Radeon R9 370X, and the performance is stunning. However I get ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Has anyone got a preferred front-end for SDL Mame & got it running?

In short, I usually do emulation with OpenEmu (Experimental) http://openemu.org/, but I believe (and I am happy to be proved wrong), SDLMame (http://sdlmame.lngn.net) runs more of the roms (that may ...
-1
votes
1answer
57 views

How to compare Macbook Pro with other gaming notebooks? [closed]

Is the graphics card model enough to compare a notebook's gaming performance? If a non-Apple gaming notebook that has better external graphics card than MacBook Pro; does it mean that the game ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Should I play games natively on Mac OS when they are available?

Lots of games are available for Mac: http://store.steampowered.com/search/?term=&sort_by=_ASC&os=mac&page=1 Should I play them on Mac or should I boot into Windows 10? (I have a copy of ...
1
vote
1answer
55 views

Can gamecenter friends see what apps I've installed on my iPhone?

I'm pretty new to iPhone. I was using Android for years and there was the problem that everbody could see if I've installed a app or not. How is this with the iPhone? Can anyone (for example friends ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

High IO latency in games when loading sounds

I recognized the behaviour of games hanging/freezing for fractions of a second (or up to a second) everytime a sound is being requested from the disk. At least that is my conclusion. One title where ...
2
votes
0answers
45 views

Sounds on my MacBook Pro I can't identify-

There is a sound constantly playing on my MacBook Pro laptop. When I connect to the internet, this sound which seems to be a bouncing ball with a spring is always playing in the background. I can be ...
1
vote
1answer
107 views

Why gaming with mouse feels so weird?

I recently bought a macbook pro retina 2012 and later tried some fps game, e.g. Team Fortress 2. I plugged an usb mouse and noticed my it's movement is kinda weird or like unresponsive or something. ...
1
vote
0answers
58 views

How can I emulate Atari games on my iMac

I am trying to play "Trailblazer", an old Atari game, on my 2011 iMac. I installed an emulator called "Stella". I have ROMs for this game in .bin, .stx, .tap, .cas, .atr, .cpgz, .st formats, but only ...
1
vote
4answers
333 views

How can I delete game data on iPhone 5? I want to start it over

I want to start Gardian Hunter from the start, but I can't delete my data. Is it possible to delete it? Please help me. I'm using an iPhone 5.
0
votes
1answer
509 views

Reset Home Design Story game progress

I deleted a game I played (Home Design Story) because I want to restart the game from the beginning. When I download it again, it still has all my previous information. How can I reset my progress?
0
votes
2answers
360 views

Why does my Macbook Air get so hot when playing even a simple game?

Basically, even small games like Rogue Legacy, Battle World: Kronos, Magicka, Crusader Kings, etc. These are not graphic intensive games, yet the laptop reaches temperatures over 90 C. However, this ...
-1
votes
1answer
131 views

Lost Game Center password

My Game Center password is lost and I can't remember the security question because it is an old account and I never wrote the password down, I also switched to a new phone.
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Cannot open games or video on ipad

I updated some games on my ipad mini, in addition to downloading several new ones. Now every time I try to play anything, nothing works. I click on a game, and it will not open. The same is true for ...
1
vote
1answer
48 views

Want to start a new Castleville account on my iPad [closed]

I downloaded my friends Castleville account on my iPad. Now I would like to start my own Castleville game. I uninstalled her game and removed all the data from Game Center. Next I went to the App ...
1
vote
0answers
52 views

Are there any iOS games that involve game theory?

The closest I found is Topia World Builder, but it's unclear to me if the predator/prey dynamic is based on game theory or is some generic algorithm. Seems this would be a simple game to implement, so ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

White Noise when exit from 3D games in bootcamp

I am using macbook air 2014 and installed the windows 7 64 bit using bootcamp. Right now I am using the thunderbolt (mini-display) to hdmi convert-or and hdmi cable. I use steam to play game and ...
2
votes
2answers
442 views

Pillars of Eternity: Better to buy from Mac App Store or from Steam?

I haven't played a video game on my computer in over a decade and I'm unfamiliar with modern technologies. If I want to buy Pillars of Eternity, am I better off getting it through the mac app store or ...
1
vote
1answer
48 views

Thunderbolt speed via bootcamp?

Thunderbolt is very fast on OS X, but do we get the same speed when accessing Thunderbolt devices through boot camp? Meaning, if I wanted to install Steam games from my Boot Camp partition onto a ...
1
vote
0answers
251 views

Yosemite problem with Xbox 360 Controller Driver

A few months ago, I downloaded this Xbox360ControllerDriver, which I believe it was the .11 Version and was working fine by the time. Recently, I bought a new wired Xbox 360 controller, thinking ...
0
votes
0answers
61 views

Pillars of Eternity: Games in the cloud

I have the Mac App Store version (not Steam) of Pillars of Eternity and I would like to synchronise saved games among two Macs. Either with iCloud or Dropbox. I tried to synchronise ...
0
votes
0answers
814 views

Restart game on iPad ios8

I want to restart Domination on my iPad iOS 8, but whenever I delete the old village is there and I have already removed from iCloud. It's there as a history of downloaded apps. There is a cloud with ...
1
vote
1answer
324 views

Pokemon Uranium and Winetricks Problem

I am using a Macbook Pro Version 10.10.2, and I have OSX Yosemite. I've been trying for hours to get Wine, and I downloaded the 1.6.1 version of Wine. Then, on the Windows file, Pokemon Uranium Beta ...
0
votes
1answer
417 views

Game Center saves my Clash of Clans account? [duplicate]

I going to sell my iPhone, and I want to know if all my progress in Clash of Clans will be saved within Game Center, and recover everything when I buy a new iPhone and login again in Game Center. ...
0
votes
0answers
4 views

Reset Data App Game [duplicate]

So, I know that I can reset data app games from iCloud, but in my case I didn't save/backup anything on iCloud, but when I delete the app then download it again, it still my previous data. Help!!
1
vote
1answer
101 views

Odd Red Lines in Windows 7 Games on 2013 rMBP

Last September, I upgraded to a late 2013 model rMBP (Core i5 2.4ghz with Intel Iris 5100). It has largely been fantastic for gaming in Windows 7 — I've played through Bioshock Infinite, Dishonored, ...
0
votes
1answer
290 views

If I uninstall Terraria on my son's ipad 2 will he lose all his work and worlds done to date?

If I uninstall Terraria on my son's ipad 2 will he lose all his work and worlds done to date? I haven't done anything yet as I want to know before I uninstall if everything will be lost when I ...
0
votes
0answers
298 views

Problems with Logitech G402 buttons

I recently bought Logitech G402 and I've got some problems with its customising. I use OS X. Apple's mouse can, for instance, swipe between full-screens. I want to bind two side buttons for those ...
1
vote
1answer
480 views

Can I Delete My save game for something like PlunderNauts?

I want to start over on PlunderNauts because I bought something with in game money that really wasted my antimatter. I want a way to revert the purchase or reset game. I would much prefer reset game. ...
1
vote
1answer
823 views

Is there a problem with GeForce 750M performance on gaming?

I play games on my Mid-2014 retina MBP, which has both Iris Pro and GeForce 750M 2GB. One of the games that I play (League of Legends, which has a 'beta' OS X client, but I highly doubt that this is ...
2
votes
2answers
40 views

Game freezing every 10 seconds

I'm not sure if this qualifies as a legit question here, but I don't know where else to ask. I have installed the Call of Duty 2 MAC version on my iMac. My system capabilities (RAM, processor, video) ...