How to play VOLOT: Red Odyssey on Mac

Game summary

Year 1980. The sun dies out and humanity, led by the Soviet Union, looking for a new home. In this tactical turn based game you have to take on the role of the commander of the Volot detachment - the instruments of communism - in order to find this home, and, if necessary, take it by force...

Play VOLOT: Red Odyssey on Mac with Parallels (virtualized)

The easiest way to play VOLOT: Red Odyssey 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).

VOLOT: Red Odyssey 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 VOLOT: Red Odyssey like you would on any PC.
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