AoW: Planetfall - [STEAM] [MAC M1] Game does not launch from launcher


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Jul 22, 2021
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[STEAM] [MAC M1] Game does not launch from launcher

What platform are you running the game on?

What operating system do you use?
Mac OS Big Sur 11.4

Which version of the game are you running?

What expansions do you have installed?

Please explain your issue is in as much detail as possible.
When I launch the game in Steam, the launcher window appears with a green "Play" button. When I depress the button, nothing happens. I have uninstalled and reinstalled the game.

Have you tried verifying your files?

Steps to reproduce the issue
Try to play.

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Technically speaking the M1 is unsupported hardware for this game. Also there will almost certainly be no more patches for this game.

So I suggest you seek a refund from wherever you just bought the game.

Sorry about that!