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Anyone running v.3 yet? I installed it yesterday and it seems to work quite well, especially if you want to play some games.

In case anyone is interested the following pc games work on my Mac Pro. The system is a 2.66 mhz with 4 gig of ram with a nvidia 7300 256 video card running 10.4.10.

Medal Of Honor Allied Assault
Medal Of Honor Spearhead
Medal Of Honor Breakthrough
Call Of Duty (original)
Call Of Duty United Offensive
Doom 3

None of these games worked in Version 2.5 of Parallels, but they do in Version 3.

The following games did not work giving various errors, mostly Direct X errors:

Call Of Duty 2
Max Payne original game
Brothers In Arms Road To Hill 30
Brothers In Arms Earned In Blood

Looks like they are on the right track for the gamers... all my PC productivity software works just fine...

Mac Pro Intel 2.66 - 4 Gigs Ram - 10.6.1 - 30" Apple Monitor
iMac 24" 2 gigs ram - MacBook Pro
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Would these games work on a macbook?
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Unlikely, the GMA950 is not a strong GPU

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