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

macOS Compatibility

Method Rating Notes
Rosetta 2 Perfect Playable.[1]
Perfect on MacBook Pro with M1 Max.[2]
Compatibility layer
CrossOver Unknown
Wine Unknown
Parallels Perfect some controller issues(rare)

Gameplay videos[edit]


  1. Verified by User:Andytizer on
    Device: MacBook Air M1 2020 8 GB RAM
  2. Verified by User:Zidaneism on 2022-01-05
    Device: MacBook Pro 16" M1 Max 32 GB RAM
    OS: macOS 12.1
    Method: Rosetta 2
    Resolution: 3840x2160
    Framerate: No FPS counter but looks like a 60fps with no lag at all
    Controller: Nintendo Switch Pro Controller
    Comment: Connected to external 4k monitor, very smooth. No fan noise even after beating the final boss!