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    Game On MacBook
    HI i am going to purchase a macbook and i want to know if diablo 2 the game will work on it. And will it run ok?

    Single-Player Mac System Requirements


    MacOS 8.1 or Higher
    G3 Processor or Equivalent
    64 MB RAM plus Virtual Memory
    650 MB available hard drive space
    4X CD-ROM drive
    Video support for 256 color display at 800x600 Resolution
    Multiplayer Mac System Requirements and Options


    64MB RAM plus Virtual Memory
    950 MB available hard drive space
    28.8 Kbps or faster modem
    Up to 8 Players over TCP/IP Network or Battle.netŪ (Requires low-latency Internet connection with support for 32-bit applications)


    thanks

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    That won't, because it's for Mac OS 8 and 9, which use different formats than OS X. There is an OS X version though and that will work. Make sure you get the OS X version.

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    LOL... well what do you think? You have the requirements right there in front of you.

    Does the macbook meet or exceed the games requirements?



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    :confused:

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    System 8 and OS9 games do not work on current Macs. Running these old applications requires the Classic environment in OSX, which would allow older, pre-OSX software to run. However, Apple stopped supporting the Classic environment after the switch to Intel processors.

    If you want to run Diablo 2, you're going to have to find the Mac OS X version. Older versions will not work on a MacBook.

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    If you look at Blizzard's website, they might have a Mac OS X installer. They have one for StarCraft.
    Sitting, waiting, wishing...

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    How many times do you need to ask this same question?

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