Best PvE Games on Steam (for Mac OS)

Steam currently has 5,454 PvE games, but not all of them are able to be played on Mac. Explore our list of the best picks ranked by Player Score. Our Player Score rankings are calculated directly from reviews left on the Steam store and will be updated in real-time as more players leave their feedback. PvE game rankings were last updated on 5/28/2024.

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1. Baldur's Gate 3

Baldur’s Gate 3 is a story-rich, party-based RPG set in the universe of Dungeons & Dragons, where your choices shape a tale of fellowship and betrayal, survival and sacrifice, and the lure of absolute power.

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Baldur's Gate 3 holds the #1 spot for "best Mac OS PvE game on Steam" with a Player Score of 96. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 611,874 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 592,188 positive reviews and 19,686 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $59.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $59.99
Release Date 8/3/2023
Developer Larian Studios
Publisher Larian Studios
Steam App Id 1086940

2. WolfQuest: Anniversary Edition

Live the life of a wild wolf in a realistic ecological simulation set in Yellowstone National Park.

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WolfQuest: Anniversary Edition has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #2 spot for the best Mac OS PvE games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 7,829 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 7,641 positive reviews and 188 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 7/26/2019
Developer eduweb
Publisher eduweb
Steam App Id 926990

3. Dying Light

First-person action survival game set in a post-apocalyptic open world overrun by flesh-hungry zombies. Roam a city devastated by a mysterious virus epidemic. Scavenge for supplies, craft weapons, and face hordes of the infected.

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Dying Light has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #3 spot for the best Mac OS PvE games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 409,512 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 390,095 positive reviews and 19,417 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 7/15/2021
Developer Techland
Publisher Techland
Steam App Id 239140

4. Mindustry

An open-ended factory management game with RTS and tower defense elements.

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Mindustry has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #4 spot for the best Mac OS PvE games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 18,327 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 17,558 positive reviews and 769 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $9.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Mindustry on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $9.99
Release Date 9/26/2019
Developer AnukenDev
Publisher AnukenDev
Steam App Id 1127400

5. Geometry Arena

A free-form arena-shooter Roguelite with heavy emphasis on building an overpowered character! You play as a little shape that shoots other shapes! Strengthen your character by mixing and matching mods and upgrades, and experiment with a limitless rune upgrade system!

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Geometry Arena has achieved a Player Score of 92, placing it in the #5 spot for the best Mac OS PvE games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 2,337 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 2,258 positive reviews and 79 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $5.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $5.99
Release Date 6/1/2021
Developer 011 Games
Publisher 011 Games
Steam App Id 1255650

6. Soulstone Survivors: Prologue

Face the Lords of the Void and their endless minions, collect their Soulstones and become a god! In this Action Roguelite, unveil secret spells, craft mighty weapons, unlock multiple characters, discover game-breaking synergies and conquer the power of the void.

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Soulstone Survivors: Prologue has achieved a Player Score of 92, placing it in the #6 spot for the best Mac OS PvE games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 4,252 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 4,068 positive reviews and 184 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Soulstone Survivors: Prologue on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Release Date 8/26/2022
Franchise Game Smithing
Developer Game Smithing Limited
Publisher Game Smithing Limited
Steam App Id 2113430

7. Slice & Dice

Tactical dice-rolling roguelike combat. Take control of 5 heroes, each with their own unique dice. Fight your way through 20 levels of monsters and try to take on the final boss. If you lose a single fight you have to start over so be careful (and lucky!).

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Slice & Dice has achieved a Player Score of 92, placing it in the #7 spot for the best Mac OS PvE games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 1,177 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 1,145 positive reviews and 32 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $8.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Slice & Dice on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $8.99
Release Date 3/20/2024
Developer Tann
Publisher Tann
Steam App Id 1775490

8. Necesse

Build, quest, and conquer across an infinite procedurally generated world. Play alone or with friends as you establish a settlement and explore deep dungeons, fight monsters and bosses, mine rare ores, craft magical equipment, recruit specialists for your colony, and more!

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Necesse has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #8 spot for the best Mac OS PvE games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 11,918 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 11,198 positive reviews and 720 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $6.69 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $6.69
Release Date 12/12/2019
Franchise Hooded Horse
Developers
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Steam App Id 1169040

9. Death Trash

Death Trash features a post-apocalyptic world where cosmic horrors long for humanity but meet punks with shotguns. It combines old-school role-playing, modern action gameplay and player freedom. Create your own character and explore a handcrafted world.

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Death Trash has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #9 spot for the best Mac OS PvE games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 3,345 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 3,161 positive reviews and 184 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 8/5/2021
Developer Crafting Legends
Publisher Crafting Legends
Steam App Id 941460

10. Turmoil

Drill for oil like it's 1899! Turmoil offers players a visually charming, tongue-in-cheek take on the simulation genre inspired by the 19th century oil rush in North America.

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Turmoil has achieved a Player Score of 90, placing it in the #10 spot for the best Mac OS PvE games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 13,129 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 12,203 positive reviews and 926 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $12.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Turmoil on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $12.99
Release Date 6/2/2016
Developer Gamious
Publisher Gamious
Steam App Id 361280

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Baldur's Gate 3 steam charts
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8/3/2023
96
$59.99
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WolfQuest: Anniversary Edition steam charts
168
7/26/2019
94
$19.99
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Dying Light steam charts
14,635
7/15/2021
94
$19.99
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1,877
9/26/2019
93
$9.99
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Geometry Arena steam charts
19
6/1/2021
92
$5.99
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Soulstone Survivors: Prologue steam charts
5
8/26/2022
92
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Slice & Dice steam charts
205
3/20/2024
92
$8.99
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Necesse steam charts
583
12/12/2019
91
$6.69
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Death Trash steam charts
3
8/5/2021
91
$19.99
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Turmoil steam charts
250
6/2/2016
90
$12.99
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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Dying Light on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 27). Mindustry on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 13). Geometry Arena on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Soulstone Survivors: Prologue on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 26). Slice & Dice on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 28). Necesse on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 27). Death Trash on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Turmoil on Steam. Steam Store.

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