How to Play Windows Games on Mac with Crossover on Mac

How to Play Windows Games on Your MacBook with Crossover Mac

Are you a MacBook user who wants to play Windows games on your device? Look no further! In this blog post, we will guide you through the process of using Crossover Mac to install and play Windows games on your MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, or any other MacBooks running on Apple silicone.

Crossover Mac is a powerful tool that allows you to run Windows applications seamlessly on your Mac. It provides a virtual environment where you can install and play your favorite Windows games without the need for a separate Windows operating system.

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Getting Started with Crossover Mac

To begin, you will need to download and install Crossover Mac. Follow these steps to get started:

  1. Search for ‘crossovers Mac’ on Google Chrome or any other search engine.
  2. Navigate to the website for CodeWeavers crossovers.
  3. Read about the features and benefits of Crossover Mac.
  4. Choose between purchasing the software for $74 or trying out the free trial.
  5. Enter your name and email to download the trial version of Crossover Mac.
  6. Download the crossover zip file and place it into the applications folder on your Mac.

Once you have installed Crossover Mac, you are ready to start installing your favorite Windows games.

Installing Windows Games with Crossover Mac

Follow these steps to install Windows games using Crossover Mac:

1. Open Crossover Mac and navigate to the ‘Install’ option.

2. Select the game you want to install from the available options.

3. Crossover Mac will download the necessary files and dependencies to run the game smoothly.

4. Once the installation is complete, you can launch the game from the Crossover Mac interface.

Please note that not all Windows games are compatible with Crossover Mac. Games with anti-cheat systems may not run properly. However, many popular games can be successfully installed and played using Crossover Mac.

Crossover 24 vs. Whiskey: Which is Better?

If you are considering purchasing Crossover Mac, you may be wondering how it compares to the free app called Whiskey. Here are some key differences:

  • Crossover Mac offers faster support and updates for the latest game port toolkit and other dependencies.
  • Whiskey is a free app that uses the same toolkit as Crossover Mac.
  • Crossover Mac may provide better performance and compatibility for certain games.
  • Whiskey is a cost-effective option for users who don’t require advanced features or frequent updates.

Ultimately, the choice between Crossover Mac and Whiskey depends on your specific needs and preferences. Both options allow you to play Windows games on your MacBook, so you can choose the one that suits you best.


With Crossover 24, you can enjoy your favorite Windows games on your MacBook without the need for a separate Windows operating system. Follow the steps outlined in this blog post to get started with Crossover Mac and start playing your favorite games today!

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