Dark Souls III

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macOS Compatibility

Compatibility layer Rating Notes
CrossOver Playable Playable.[1][2] Graphics menu lags, to change settings to go CrossOver bottle, drive_c, users, crossover, Application Data, DarkSoulsIII and change GraphicaConfig.xml
Wine Unknown
Parallels Playable Playable.[3]


  1. Dark Souls III on Apple Silicon Games - last accessed on 2021-04-12
    "Game runs fine however there is some performance issues but is still playable."
  2. Verified by User:MrMacRight on 2021-07-13
    Device: MacBook Pro M1 2020 8 GB RAM 8 Core GPU
    Method: CrossOver 21
    Resolution: 900p
    Settings: Medium
    Framerate: 30 FPS
    Comment: Same performance as baseline PS4
  3. Verified by User:gp on 7 Sep 2021
    Device: Mac M1 16 GB RAM
    OS: Windows 11 (latest Insider ISO)
    Method: Parallels 17
    Comment: Great frame rates, poor graphical rendering