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The 10 Mac games you need to play from August 2018

August brought some seriously awesome new Mac games to check out.

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World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth review: The world is enough

The latest expansion is a tiny step back in some ways, but it’s also a reminder that Azeroth itself is one of WoW's biggest draws.

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Reigns: Game of Thrones preview: Who knew the best Game of Thrones game would be so simple?

An upcoming game smartly reinvents the popular ‘Reigns’ for iOS with a Westerosi cast.

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Reigns: Game of Thrones Hands-On: How well does Jon Snow do as king?

Reigns is getting a Game of Thrones-themed spin-off in October for iOS and Mac, and we’ve been taking the Tinder-like RPG for a spin. Join us for a peek at what’s in the cards.

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Yes, Pokémon Go works for weight loss, but don’t get too caught up in catching ‘em all

Pokémon Go all but explicitly encourages exercise, but it can also slow you down.

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Steam may get tools to play Windows games on Linux and Mac, code deep-dive finds

Reddit discovered references to a "Steam Play" compatibility wrapper this week, and while there's no official announcement, it does indicate that Valve's support for Linux isn't over yet.

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Holedown isn't free, but that's partly why it's fun

In a break from recent tradition, 'Holedown' is a simple, addictive iOS puzzle game that doesn't have ads or microtransactions.

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Make life easier on your eyes with these big sales on luxurious monitor upgrades

Get a Nixeus EDG for $350 at Newegg or a Samsung 4K monitor for $250 at Amazon, plus two other great online deals right now.

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MacOS Mojave lets you use an eGPU with a MacBook Pro display. And the gaming boost can be fantastic

Custom acceleration and support for internal displays make eGPUs more satisfying for MacBook Pro and iMac gaming.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from July 2018

You'll surely find something new to play in last month's diverse Mac games haul.

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The 10 iPhone and iPad games you need to play from July 2018

Don't miss hot new releases like Asphalt 9, Holedown, and The Walking Dead: Our World.

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Get Conan Exiles and a platformer we love with many more games in the $12 Humble Monthly Bundle

The August Humble Monthly subscription bundle features Conan Exiles, The Escapists 2, A Hat in Time, and more for just $12.

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The Banner Saga 3 review: Beautiful, bleak, and bittersweet

It's the conclusion to one of the best tactical RPG series ever made, and we're blessed to have it on the Mac.

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Elgato's Stream Deck Mini is smaller, cheaper, and just as full-featured as the bigger broadcaster tool

The Elgato Stream Deck Mini is a smaller version of the popular Stream Deck, but it can perform all the same actions as the full-fat game broadcasting tool.

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Pokémon Go Fest 2018 made up for last year's disastrous debut

Niantic returned to Chicago with a new approach and more help, and it was a real treat for Pokémon Go fans.

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The Walking Dead: Our World is Pokémon Go with AR zombies

Dead on arrival? Hardly. There's plenty of life in this iPhone augmented reality game.