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Heroes of the Storm

is playable on Apple Silicon Macs via Blizzard


Performance Reports

device playable environment api fps resolution settings notes
💻 MacBook Pro 13" M1 16GB no Rosetta 2 Crashes on run Blizzard
💻 MacBook Pro 13" M1 8GB yes Rosetta 2 60 FPS 1650 x 1050 Default settings 60 FPS without hiccups Blizzard
🖥 Mac mini M1 8GB yes Rosetta 2 2560 × 1440 High /1440p The game is runnable and performs great. Although ground markers do not show which makes abilities not show their range. But still playable if you remember how they function. Certain heroes are probably hard to play or unplayable. Blizzard
🖥 Mac mini M1 8GB no Rosetta 2 Crashes Blizzard Battle.net App
💻 MacBook Pro 13" M1 8GB yes 45-60 FPS 2560 × 1600 2560 × 1600 @ 60 Hz Graphics quality: Ultra Shaders: Ultra Shadows: Ultra Models: High Lighting: Ultra Reflections: Off Indirect Shadows: On Texture quality: High Post-processing: Ultra Physics: High Terrain: Ultra Movies: Low Effects: High Game sustains approximately 45-60 fps with the above settings during non-heavy action. When the screen gets very busy, it drops to about 35 to 40 fps. reddit Blizzard