Running Diablo 2 on OS X Lion

Running Diablo 2 on OS X Lion

I upgraded my Macs to OS X Lion a few days ago and have been very pleased with all the new features. But when the nephews came vistiing today and wanted to play a local LAN game of Diablo 2, all we got was … Ooops! As it turns out, Blizzard had, a few days ago, posted some information regarding OS X Lion not being able to run their classic games, including Diablo 2! Diablo 2 was released for Macs running PowerPC processors (remember: Intel Macs only stared appearing in 2006). It’s been able to run previous in Intel Macs due to the inclusion of the Rosetta translation software, but this is no longer available in OS X Lion. Thankfully, a solution exists! The first thing to do is you need to have a free Battle.net account. Create one if you don’t...

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