Steve Jackson Games - Site Navigation
Home General Info Follow Us Search Illuminator Store Forums What's New Other Games Ogre GURPS Munchkin Our Games: Home

Go Back   Steve Jackson Games Forums > Board and Card Games > Ogre and G.E.V. > Ogre Video Game

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-13-2017, 11:25 AM   #1
AurochJake
Moderator
 
AurochJake's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: Bristol, UK
Default Ogre coming to Mac!

You may have already heard this news, but we wanted to confirm that Ogre is indeed coming to Mac on Steam! We've had lots of requests for this, and so we're really glad to bring the game to those on Macs who wish to play the game! :)

We'll have more news on this soon, when you can expect it, etc.

Thanks!
AurochJake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2017, 11:52 AM   #2
Steve Jackson
President and EIC
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Default Re: Ogre coming to Mac!

This makes me very happy, since at home I am a Mac user.
Steve Jackson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2017, 02:21 PM   #3
GM Joe
 
GM Joe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Chicagoland
Default Re: Ogre coming to Mac!

That's great news! I'll be able to get in on the fun.
__________________
GMing Since 1982.
GM Joe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2017, 02:59 PM   #4
GranitePenguin
 
GranitePenguin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Plainfield, IL
Default Re: Ogre coming to Mac!

So with this impending, I'm looking at migrating my system state from "Windows" (Wine) to Mac. Anybody have any experience with using the Steam Backup/Restore tools to go between platforms? I'll be done with the Campaign in the next day or so and I'd hate to have to do it all over again if I don't have to.
__________________
GranitePenguin
MIB #2214
GranitePenguin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2017, 01:18 PM   #5
Steve Jackson
President and EIC
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Default Re: Ogre coming to Mac!

Quote:
Originally Posted by GranitePenguin View Post
I'll be done with the Campaign in the next day or so and I'd hate to have to do it all over again if I don't have to.
Does completing the campaign unlock something? Why would you "have" to do it again? Or would you just not feel happy until you did? I'd be that way :)

Anyway, I can see this as a FAQ that we need an answer for.
Steve Jackson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2017, 01:31 PM   #6
GranitePenguin
 
GranitePenguin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Plainfield, IL
Default Re: Ogre coming to Mac!

Quote:
Originally Posted by Steve Jackson View Post
Does completing the campaign unlock something? Why would you "have" to do it again? Or would you just not feel happy until you did? I'd be that way :)

Anyway, I can see this as a FAQ that we need an answer for.
Yes, it unlocks a completion badge and allows direct access to each for a replay. I would still have the badge, since that is in Steam, but game data is not directly shared between computers. The additional wrinkle is whether or not the game data files are compatible between OSes
__________________
GranitePenguin
MIB #2214
GranitePenguin is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Fnords are Off
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:16 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.