Date: Monday, February 1st, 1999, 00:00
Micro Conversions, Inc. announced that a version of their Game Wizard Voodoo2 game accelerator is being developed for the iMac. The iMac version (part# VP-GW8M-IM) will be available January 1999 at a suggested retail price of US$199.
From Micro Conversions’ FAQ page:
1) What is the Game Wizard?
The Game Wizard(tm) is the fastest game accelerator on the market. Incorporating 3Dfx Interactive(tm) Voodoo2(tm) technology, the Game Wizard offers PCI Mac users and NOW iMac users, the opportunity to enjoy the best possible game performance available at a reasonable price.2) Fast? How fast?
Imagine full-screen 3D graphics, with really deep textures and in real time for any PCI Macintosh. Imagine speed three times faster than today’s Voodoo(tm) equipped cards. Add Macintosh drivers that are 100 percent compatible with your PowerMac(tm) or your new G3 Macintosh. We’re talking arcade-quality gaming on your Mac. SCREAMING fast… Arcade Magic!(tm)