This guide will tell you how to Play Stray on Mac M1 / M2. There are two methods to play this game on mac.
Method 1: Cloud Gaming
You can play Stray using the cloud gaming services and one of them is Boosteriod. The most important benefit of cloud gaming is that it does not care about your Mac specs as it will help you in playing the latest games on your older or latest Mac. Because the game will run on a remote that you will connect to your mac. Also, one more good thing about this is that you will not need to download the game. You need to make sure that you have a good internet connection. If you don’t have a good internet connection, then it will cause lag. In cloud gaming, there are very few free options and in most cases, you have to pay if you want to play.
To play Stray using cloud gaming, you have to open the booster id on your browser and then register on this site. Then you need to subscribe to this site by paying. After the subscription, type the game’s name on the top of the search bar, then select the game, and click on the Play button.
With the booster id, you will be able to play the game in 1080p and your FPS will be set to 60 by default. But to get this, you have to make sure that you have a good internet connection. If you want to use the booster id, then you need to use this on chrome or opera as it is optimized for these two browsers.
Method 2: Windows
You will need to convert your Mac into a Windows operating system. For this, you have to download an app called Boot camp assistant as it only works on an Intel Mac but before this, go to the Microsoft site and download the 64bit Windows iso file.
After this, you have to go to the utility folder of your Mac and then launch the Boot camp assistant. Then click on Continue and locate the iso file on it by clicking on the arrows. After that, you have to give 120GB to the Windows partition and click on the Install button.
The windows will start installing and once the installation finishes, you have to download Steam. On Steam, you have to download the game, then click on the Start button and type graphics settings. Open it up, click on the Browse button, and then you have to select the game. You need to click on Add.
After adding the game, you have to click on the Options button, then enable the high-performance settings, and click on Save.
Go to your games directory, right-click on the Spider-Man application and then go to the compatibility tab. You have to checkmark the”run this program as an administrator” and “disable full-screen optimization” checkboxes. After this, click on change high dpi settings and check-mark the change high dpi settings. Then tap on Ok and Apply.
After this, you have to open the Windows settings and go to Display settings on the left of your screen. Then you have to click on display resolution and set it to a lower value.
After this, you have to boot the game, then click on the settings, and go to the Graphics tab. Set the motion blur and sharpness to zero and make sure that the v-sync is turned OFF. Set the effect quality, shadow quality, texture quality, and mesh quality to low.