Best Mac Games of 2019

Do you want to live in a forest or dive into the ocean depths? Do you want to churn out chef's dishes or play soccer with a car? In this article, we'll look together at some of the best Mac games on the market to play during this year. We have selected for you the most interesting titles of 2019. You'll find video games of all kinds, from absolute novelties to great classics that return with new compelling chapters, for the enjoyment of gamers of all ages. Here are the games for Mac that we recommend.


Do you want to live in the solitude of the Wyoming woods? In Firewatch, you take on the role of Henry, a forester who lives alone on a tower in the beautiful Wyoming National Park, meditating, writing and taking care of the forest and avoiding fires.

The only contact you'll have with the outside world is a radio that lets you talk to your boss who's on a tower a few miles away, Delilah. When you start venturing out of your watchtower you'll discover many strange secrets and have to solve the mysteries that surround the park. This is a first person mystery game where you won't have to fight against enemies, but its compelling story will surely keep you hooked.


Another of the Mac games to play in 2019 is Celeste. It is a two-dimensional developmental platform video game that will take you back to the days of Super Mario. The plot revolves around the story of young Madeline, who faces a challenging journey to climb Celeste Mountain.

Along the way, you will experience the thoughts and emotions of Madeline and fascinating characters. In addition to its simple gameplay, Celeste has a beautiful soundtrack. Its retro-inspired melodies make it one of the best video game soundtracks to relax to.

Stardew Valley

If you're a fan of Harvest Moon, you can be really happy: the developers have made Stardew Valley for Mac, an agricultural role-playing game inspired just by Harvest Moon. Also, since this is one of the Mac games that costs less than $20, you can't pass it up.

You'll have old tools, a small amount of money and a plot of land that your grandfather left you. Your job will be to create a successful farm to revitalize the city of Stardew Valley. You'll have to cultivate the fields, take care of the livestock and deal with the locals. If you don't want to do everything by yourself, you can invite a friend to help you run your farm.


If you are afraid of water and can't swim, this is not the game for you. Subnautica is an exciting video game that will let you explore the ocean. After your spaceship has crashed on a strange ocean planet, you will have to collect resources that are essential for your survival.

The only resource you will have available to recover food and materials useful for your sustenance will be the ocean. Once you dive into this world you'll encounter breathtaking landscapes and dangerous alien creatures. Remember to always check the oxygen reserve you have available!

Overcooked! 2

How are you at the stove? In this game you can recruit some fellow chefs and manage a restaurant kitchen. But don't expect an ordinary kitchen, in Overcooked! 2 you'll find the most chaotic and stressful kitchens around.

While you're busy cooking, washing dishes and serving customers, strange things will happen in the kitchen. It may happen that the floor moves, preventing you from reaching the other side of the kitchen or it may happen that you have to travel by teleportation to complete your task. Do you think you can handle all that?

Dead Cells

This is one of the most interesting Indies of recent years. It's a metroidvania, an action-adventure game, with retro but extremely polished graphics. The main strengths of this captivating title are an irresistible combat system, an excellent setting and a compelling progression system.

In Dead Cells the game's rhythm is high but never confusing. The video game gives the player the possibility to learn the behavior of the enemies in order to beat them, giving a sense of progression and mastery of the controls that is very satisfying. The game is able to satisfy both old style gamers and younger ones. If you love action, this is the game for you.

Rocket League

You've probably heard of the award-winning indie game Rocket League. If you like playing FIFA and you like cars, you should give this video game a try, as it plays soccer with cars.

While you'll be busy driving your Battle-Car and trying to send the giant ball into the goal, you'll have to block the opposing team's passes by jumping and dodging them with your car. You can play alone or with a team.

Divinity: Original Sin 2

The Divinity series has some of the best role-playing games for Mac, thanks to its captivating gameplay and seemingly endless maps. It is a "story driven" role-playing game.

Join your friends and explore the world of Rivellon where you can kill non-playable characters and use your environment to your advantage during battles. Before you start, you'll have to create your character. You'll be able to become a lizard, a human, an elf, a dwarf or an undead. Choose carefully because your character will affect how the world interacts with you during the game.


Another Mac game we want to point out to you is Rust. An intense dog-eat-dog game that pits players against each other in an open world. You'll have to fight for survival, hunting animals for food, stealing supplies, building your own shelter and defending yourself from other players.

You'll be able to find allies in other players, but be careful who you give your trust to, because there are those who are ready to stab you in the back.


Toby Fox, the creator of Undertale, has created a new adventure for Undertale fans called Deltarune, which is an anagram of Undertale. Like its predecessor, Deltarune is a top-down RPG game in which you'll face both turn-based and burst combat.

Despite the similarities between the two games, Deltarune is not a sequel. Instead of playing as Frisk, you'll take on the role of Kris, a human living on a monster-inhibited Earth. This is just the first chapter, get ready for more in future releases.


If Subnautica scared you, then SOMA will terrify you. It's a sci-fi survival horror video game set in Pathos-II, an underwater research facility where machines begin to take on human characteristics.

You'll take on the role of Simon Jarrett, a man who, after undergoing an experimental brain scan, wakes up right in the underwater research facility. The station barely has food, the radio has no connection and you'll be on your own to face ruthless enemies. You'll need all your skill to get through this game, since you won't have any weapons at your disposal to fight against the malfunctioning robots and strange creatures you'll encounter.

Prison Architect

The graphics are the same as in Rimworld, although Prison Architect is less recent. This title is absolutely enjoyable in a MacOS environment as well as on Windows. The story takes place in a penitentiary institution. The player's mission is to build a prison and manage it in the best possible way, avoiding escapes and trying to reintegrate the inmates into society.

In addition to being good at building the structure, you'll also have to prove yourself adept at managing staff, schedules to be allocated to various activities and much more. For fans of management games, this is a title to consider.

Total War: Warhammer II

If strategy games are your passion, among the Mac games of 2019 you have to choose a classic like Total War: Warhammer II. It is the second chapter of the trilogy and the sequel to the award-winning Total War: Warhammer.

As one of the 8 legendary lords of the 4 new races of Warhammer Fantasy Battles, you will have to perform a series of powerful and arcane rituals in order to stabilize or annihilate the Great Vortex, while hindering the progress of the other races.A legendary experience awaits you.


We finish the list of games for Mac with another very interesting title signed Paradox Interactive, namely Stellaris. This is a large-scale strategy game that lets you manage an entire alien civilization.

Starting from a single planet, you'll be busy building an interstellar empire by exploring other galaxies. But it doesn't end there. In fact, you'll also have to deal with other alien races.

Have you chosen which Mac games you want to play in 2019? Are you for adventure games, psychological ones, horror or fantasy? With all the titles that are available for fans of the Apple brand, you are spoilt for choice on Mac games with which you can have fantastic adventures alone or with friends.