Good games for a MacBook

I tested some games with the most common gaming platform in the world: Intels GMA chipset, and beeing not much of a gamer, I picked only the gems that are worth playing today. More games to spend some quality time with are available at the GameSpy’s “Game Of The Year” Sites for 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2003.

(Note: The GMA is the aquivalent of a GeForce 4200, so I think it should play games with feasible settings published till 2003/2004.)

Beyond Good & Evil: Okay
Psychonauts: Okay
Silent Hunter 3: Okay
Thief 3 – Deadyl Shadows: Okay
Sim City 4: Good
Clive Barkers Undying: Good (Review)
Civilization 3: Perfect
Need For Speed Porsche: Perfect
Need For Speed Hot Pursuit 2: Good
Baldurs Gate 2: Perfect
System Shock 2: Perfect
Vice City: Perfect
Sanitarium: Perfect
American McGee’s Alice: Perfect
Anno 1503: Perfect
Battlezone 2: Perfect
Homeworld 2: Perfect
Jedi Knight/Mysteries of the Sith: Perfect
Mafia – City of Lost Heaven: Perfect (Review)
No One Lives Forever 2: Perfect
Silent Hunter 2: Perfect
Operation Flashpoint: Perfect

Portal: not good
Half-Life 2: not good
STALKER: not good


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