How to install and play War Thunder on Mac OSX 10.10 10.9 10.11 10.12 10.13 10.14
Download the War Thunder Installer for Mac. This is a direct link that will immediately prompt you to download the game: https://warthunder.com/download/launcherOSX/
Open the Downloads folder on your desktop. Once the installer has finished downloading, you will be able to find it in the “Downloads” folder on your desktop.
Double click on WarThunderLauncher. Doing this will open up a window with a shortcut to “Applications” and the War Thunder launcher.
Drag WarThunderLauncher to your Applications folder. Don’t try to open the launcher immediately, or it won’t work. Instead, click on the War Thunder launcher and drag it into the “Applications” shortcut.
Double click on WarThunderLauncher in the Applications folder. Go to your “Applications” folder and find the launcher again. Double click on it to begin installation. You will be asked if you want to open this application. Click “Open” to give permission.
Wait for installation to finish. Installation should only take a minute. When it’s finished, you will see the message “Done” over the progress bar.
Click on the red Run game button. At this point, a red “Run game” button will appear. Click on it to open War Thunder