From AppleGamingWiki, the wiki about gaming on M1 Apple silicon Macs

macOS Compatibility

Method Rating Notes
Rosetta 2 Perfect Ctrl and click on Brawlhalla in Steam Library, enter Properties, enter Beta and then opt-in to the beta, this will make the game playable on Rosetta 2 perfectly. Currently some controller issue with scrolling downwards.
iOS/iPadOS App Perfect Playable via sideloaded app using controller.[1]
Compatibility layer
CrossOver Unplayable Framerate drops and sound shutters.[2]
Wine Unknown
Parallels Perfect Playable.[3]

Gameplay videos[edit]


  1. Verified by User:Andytizer on
    Device: MacBook Air M1 2020 8 GB RAM
  2. Verified by User:Mhhosseini1384 on 2021-09-11
    Device: MacBook Air M1 2020 8 GB RAM
    OS: Mac OS Bigsur 11.3.1
    Method: Crossover 21
    Store: Steam
    Resolution: Native
    Framerate: 5-30 FPS
  3. Verified by User:Cyazide on 2021-04-14
    Device: MacBook Pro M1 2020 8 GB RAM
    Method: MacOS Big Sur Version 11.3 Beta (20E5229a)
    Store: Steam
    Resolution: 1440x900
    Settings: High graphics
    Framerate: Approximately 50-60 FPS, with rare frame drops
    Controller: Controller not recognised by the Game, possibly a Big Sur M1 or Steam issue