The Mac Steam release list is a bit thin in terms of quantity this week, but the additions are pretty substantial. As promised
, Half-Life 2
is now available
for Mac and -- as we dearly, dearly hoped -- Episode One
and Episode Two
are also available. All three Half-Life 2
games feature cross-platform Steam Cloud support, meaning that players' games are saved on Steam's servers and can be opened from any computer, PC or
Additionally, Half-Life 2
and Episode One
have been updated with over 40 new achievements. All three titles are currently 30 percent off: HL2
for 7 bucks; and Eps. 1 & 2
for $5.59 apiece. The complete Orange Box
collection (with cross-platform Steam Cloud support across all games) is also currently discounted ($21), with the Team Fortress 2
for Mac release promised soon.
Finally, EVE Online: Tyrannis
will launch for both PC and Mac later today, making it Steam's first game to launch simultaneously on both platforms.