Aspyr Media Inc. on Friday announced that its Mac conversion of
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
has reached its Beta development milestone. The game is on track for a September release, according to the company. Knights of the Old Republic, also known by the acronym KOTOR, is an enormously popular role playing game set in the Star Wars universe, thousands of years before the events depicted in George Lucas’ epic films. System requirements for the game will call for Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later, G4/1GHz or faster, 256MB RAM, 4GB free hard disk space and ATI Radeon 7500 or Nvidia GeForce2 MX or better 3D graphics acceleration with at least 32MB VRAM, and a DVD drive to install and play. The game is now available for pre-order for US$49.88.