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macOS Compatibility

Method Rating Notes
Rosetta 2 Perfect 30-40 fps high-ultra details(fan gets really loud)
Compatibility layer
CrossOver Perfect Perfect (Fan speeds up)[1]
Wine Unknown
Parallels Unplayable Crashes.[2]Unplayable[3]


  1. Verified by User:Xgamer on 2022-03-05
    Device: MacBook Pro M1 Max 2021 32GB RAM
    OS: macOS Monterey
    Method: Crossover 21.2
    Store: Epic Games
    Resolution: 3440x1440
    Settings: Ultra
    Framerate: 100 FPS (Max Monitor)
  2. Verified by User:Plex123 on 2021-04-10
    Device: MacBook Air M1 2020 8 GB RAM
    OS: macOS 11.3 Beta (20E5196f)
    Method: Windows ARM Build 21354.1000 on Parallels 16.3.2
    Store: Cracked
  3. Verified by User:BringBackTron and Jhelzei on 2021-04-20
    Device: MacBook Pro M1 2020 8GB RAM
    OS: macOS 11.3 Beta 8
    Method: Windows ARM Build 21359 on Parallels 16.5
    Resolution: 1280x800
    Settings: Low
    Framerate: 10 FPS
    Comment: major unplayable stutters