Posts from the desk of Jon Carr

Rocket Yard Guide: Fall Gaming Options for Mac Gamers

Each seasonal shift of the year tends to bring great new games for all of us to enjoy. This Autumn is no different. The Rocket Yard presents the Fall Mac Gaming Guide compromising of recently released games and exciting upcoming titles to ensure you get the most of the upcoming gaming season. UPDATE: Feral Interactive has…
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Rocket Yard Guide: Building the Best Mac Gaming Rig

When it comes to gaming on Macs, the most common criticism is saved for the hardware. But to go along with the thousands of games available for Mac, Apple also boasts some impressive hardware. While you could get yourself...

Rocket Yard Guide: The Best Communities for Mac Gamers

The Mac gaming space is bigger than you might have thought. So today, the Rocket Yard is bringing you a guide to the best places to buy Mac games and to find like-minded gamers for community discussion and interaction. Of...

Rocket Yard Guide: Five of the Best Free to Play...

Free to Play (F2P) games can get a bad rap sometimes, or be accused of being “pay to win”, meaning those who pay for special items or DLC have a significant advantage. While this is true in some cases,...

Rocket Yard Guide: How to Install...
Hard drive space is a precious resource these days. As games require more and more space on our drives, it’s easy to find your storage suddenly maxed out. And...

Rocket Yard Guide: How to Optimize...
Macs are great gaming machines. But even great machines need maintenance to stay in good working order. This guide will help you make software and hardware adjustments to keep...

Mac Gaming: See Frames Per Second...
  [Update from the developer: Apple introduced a significant security change with macOS Sierra. It’s part of the System Integrity Protection, and you will need to disable a part...

Rocket Yard Guide: How to Play...
The Mac is a great platform to play games on, with more and more titles available for OS X all the time. However, there are still some notable titles absent...

Rocket Yard Guide: How to Set...
While Mac gamers today might take Steam and the amount of available games for granted, it was not always so accessible. Prior to 2010, Steam did not exist for...