You’d think that with unlimited Microsoft money, ZOS could hire one Mac developer and buy a couple Macs mini M1 to build & test on.
Or as posted, they could just carry on as they have been: They haven’t had any Mac developers in years, certainly never test on Mac, and never fix Mac bugs except by accident.
Just a couple:
- When you log in after a new patch, 50/50 odds you’ll spin uncontrollably until you open Mac Security preferences and toggle control off and back on. For a couple years now!
- They made a new character select background, which crashed the Mac if you dawdled there for 1-2 minutes, and didn’t fix that for months.
Which is why I quit buying crowns, just ESO+ subscription. Now I guess I can cut that out, too.
So, after 6 years, well over $1000+ customer, I’ll be in ESO only as a freebie until the next set of ARM Macs are out (I need slightly more than the M1 provides).
Not everyone is so short-sighted and incompetent:
While I’m often annoyed by/actively loathe Activision/Blizzard the company (as noted late last year), at least they support their customers and aren’t too cheap to pay for a Mac developer or two. Guess I’m back to World of Warcraft.