See also: Macintosh Humor,
Macintosh: The Final Frontier: Star Trek items for the Mac, and
Games for youngsters
I am going to try an organization based upon the existing Mac Games
Feedback appreciated, though
sorry if I do not have time to respond personally.
- Newsgroup for discussion of Macintosh action games
- Ambrosia Software
- (Makers of Maelstrom, Chiral, Apeiron, and Swoop)
- First-person Shoot-'em-ups
- Bolo Home Page
- A tank game in which you play over the network against human
- Dark Castle,
one of the all-time classics! (Now in color...)
- A Dark Castle Demo is available. There is also a
Darak Castle FAQ
- Newsgroup for discussion of Macintosh adventure games
- Ultima III
- A new Macintosh port of the original
- Scarab of Ra
- Solitaire Till Dawn
- Offers twenty-six varieties of solitaire!
- Eric's Ultimate Solitaire
- Newsgroup for discussion of Macintosh flight simulators
- There are many fine pages on Macintosh flight simulators, so I shall just
cover the highlights here, and direct you to them for more information.
- Kittyhawk Software
- "The Greatest Paper Airplanes" shareware program; provides a brief
- Newsgroup for discussion of Macintosh strategy games
- A modern land-based warfare tactical simulator, with opportunities to
play against the computer or another human (via net, modem, or mail).
Extremely educational; written by a retired USMC Major.
- Spaceward Ho!
- Strategic Conquest
- Well, Harpoon offers lots of promise, especially the new Harpoon II,
- Newsgroup for discussion of Macintosh game topics that do not fit
- Resources for playing head-to-head via modem (usually over the Internet)
- Info-Mac/Game courtesy of the
- Don't forget to check out the
Commercial area for demos and patches
- Mac Game Resources on the Internet
- Part of Christina Schulman's
(the definitive resource)
- The Entertaining Macintosh:
E.M. at U.K. Home or
E.M. at U.S. mirror
- A most impressive collection!
- Timo Eloranta's Mac Games page (Finland)
- Macintosh Entertainment Software (Australia)
- Cult of Macintosh games page
- GamesDomain: GD at U.K. Home
or GD at U.S. mirror
- An attempt to provide references to all gaming material on the web,
though unfortunately a thankless task which shows in the lack of
January 1, 1996 - Robert Lentz