Obduction

Obduction

Mac 1.4.1 updated for backers only

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teno Jan 14 @ 9:04am 
Hello, I pledged to the Kickstarterr back in the fall of 2013 but I'm not seeing this preview release in Steam, even though I have 10.12.2 installed on my Mac. I think that there may have been an issue with how I answered the Kickstarter survey.


I have written to Cyan on Kickstarter and backers@cyan.com over a week ago and didn't receive and answer. Hoping to bump this up somehow.
wstrohm Jan 11 @ 10:45am 
As I wrote below, Obduction's Mac version 1.4.1 (for backers) now works perfectly under Mac OS 10.12.2 with my MSI nVidia GTX 750 Ti graphics card. I have also played it through once using my backup comuter with its EVGA GT 740 graphics. Avatar rotation is not smooth with the GT740, but the game runs with few crashes.

Primary computer hardware:

Thermaltake SD101 Mini-ITX case
Intel Core i7-6700 CPU with Noctua NH-Li9 cooler
Gigabyte GA-H170N-WIFI motherboard
Kingston 16 GB DDR4 RAM
Samsung 850 EVO 250 GB SSD
MSI nVidia GTX 750 Ti (low profile) graphics card

Backup computer hardware:

Apex M-800 Mini-ITX case
Intel Core i7-4770K CPU with Noctua NH-Li9 cooler
Gigabyte GA-H87N-WIFI motherboard
Kingston 16 GB DDR3 RAM
Samsung 840 EVO 250 GB SSD
EVGA nVidia GT 740 (low profile) graphics card
Dunkler-Schatten-DE Jan 10 @ 8:10am 
And when come the official Mac version for all. Damn it >:-(
fishyfisherman Jan 10 @ 7:51am 
wont even work on my mac and been messing with it for 2 days. wont even refund me and havent played one second of this game.
srduncan50 Jan 6 @ 8:56am 
Continue to be disappointed...Have to buy a new Mac to play this...sorry I supported the venture. And where is my box set? At least with that I can look at the box!
Farkenel Dec 31, 2016 @ 10:35pm 
You waste time on a Mac version and leave the damn loading stutter unfixed? what a waste of money this game was.
kibbles0515 Dec 31, 2016 @ 11:11am 
So it still doesn't work on pre-2012 Macs?
JackTheKnotty Dec 30, 2016 @ 10:26pm 
Can't really play on my 2012 Retina MBP. Way too much lag, even with the lowest settings. Oh, well... I plan to upgrade this year, so hopefully the new MBP will be able to handle it.

There is also an issue in the settings screen where the cursor highlight constantly jumps, and there is always one more click on any setting box. For example, if I click through a given setting, when I try to click Apply or Resume Game, the click goes back to the last highlighted box, meaning it's nearly impossible to properly set anything.
wstrohm Dec 28, 2016 @ 5:36pm 
Finally, this Mac release 1.4.1 plus my recent upgrade to Mac OS 10.12.2 and the corresponding nVidia Web Driver version 367.15.10.25f01 have resulted in a completely playable Obduction. I actually "won" the game with only one crash, which "Resumed" correctly. Rotation of the avatar in "Free Roam" mode is still a little jumpy, but not bad. (Probably my nVidia GTX 750 Ti is not the best graphics card.)
theMast Dec 26, 2016 @ 6:54pm 
I STILL can't play this game smoothly. I've turned all the textures on low, even turned the resolution down to 900 something and it STILL has issues lagging. This is crazy making. I'm on the highest processor configuration on an iMac 4k 2015 (which is still the current iMac), and this still feels like an alpha release, or that I'm running a 5 year old computer. And yet the release notes seem waaaaay more positive than it seems they should be. I'm sure a bunch of bugs have been squashed, but there are still serious optimization issues that I'm experiencing over here.