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Original Crysis 1 not launching

  1. #11


    Norway
    Posts : 25
    Windows 8.1 PRO 64bit


    Quote Originally Posted by I AM LEGEND View Post
    it is strange because win 8 upgrade assistant shows me that crysis is compatible with it.
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    Hi,

    Have you tried to run the 32-bit Application instead? I too had a lot of issues With Crysis 1 on my Win 8 PRO 64 bit Version. However it was in-game crashes With nothing in eventviewer... just died on me. I learned that save as often as possible and reload the game for each crash.

    Back to Your issue, a lot of issues With 64-bit Crysis and DX 10. I would have tried to run 32-bit With DX10, if thats not working either, try 32-bit and DX9.
    You can set DX10/9 With settings in the shortcut you have for Crysis.

    32-bit exe file is also in Your Crysis folder.

    Hope this can be of some help.

    Regards,
    Kai

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  2. #12


    Posts : 1
    Windows 8 MCE


    I was having the same probs.
    I updated the game client to the newest ver. and all is working now. Link to the patch downloads.

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