How to play Purble Place on Mac


Game summary

Purble Place is a minigame collection aimed at young children; the game comes pre-installed on both Windows Vista and Windows 7 systems. The three minigames included with Purble Place are: Comfy Cakes - This involves the user pressing the correct sequence of buttons to create the cake displayed by the game. Purble Shop - This involves the user selecting different facial features and trying to find the correct ones to recreate the animated character correctly. Purble Pairs - This requires the user to match up different tiles of the same type.
First released: Jan 2007

Play Purble Place on Mac with Parallels (virtualized)

The easiest way to play Purble Place on a Mac is through Parallels, which allows you to virtualize a Windows machine on Macs. The setup is very easy and it works for Apple Silicon Macs as well as for older Intel-based Macs.

Parallels supports the latest version of DirectX and OpenGL, allowing you to play the latest PC games on any Mac. The latest version of DirectX is up to 20% faster.

Our favorite feature of Parallels Desktop is that when you turn off your virtual machine, all the unused disk space gets returned to your main OS, thus minimizing resource waste (which used to be a problem with virtualization).

Purble Place installation steps for Mac

Step 1
Go to and download the latest version of the software.
Step 2
Follow the installation process and make sure you allow Parallels in your Mac’s security preferences (it will prompt you to do so).
Step 3
When prompted, download and install Windows 10. The download is around 5.7GB. Make sure you give it all the permissions that it asks for.
Step 4
Once Windows is done installing, you are ready to go. All that’s left to do is install Purble Place like you would on any PC.
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