Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD

Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD

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ikkuranus 25. des, 2012 @ 7:43pm
Won't start in windows 8
When launching the game I get the error: failed to start game(unknown error)
I have installed the correct vc++ and even tried compatibility mode and it just wont start.
If anyone has a workaround short of dual booting I would appreciate it.

nevermind apparently the 64bit os still requires the 32bit vc++
Sist redigert av ikkuranus; 25. des, 2012 @ 9:16pm
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$oap 4. jan, 2013 @ 10:06am 
im having the same problem too hope somone can help us soon
Maybe 'cause windows 8 sucks ♥♥♥.
Juss sayin.
Span_Wolf 6. jan, 2013 @ 1:23pm 
Bought the game the moment it came out. Finally installed it this morning and it won't start for me either on Windows 7 64 bit. Steam thinks the game is running and the play timer is going up, but there is nothing. I don't even get the launcher.
Sist redigert av Span_Wolf; 6. jan, 2013 @ 1:24pm
DeadWire 12. jan, 2013 @ 10:55pm 
Opprinnelig skrevet av Phillip:
Maybe 'cause windows 8 sucks ♥♥♥.
Juss sayin.
Yes it sucks ♥♥♥ because its basically a lighter more secure version Windows7, runs 99% of software 7 can and has better FPS in most games....just sayin'
DeadWire 12. jan, 2013 @ 10:57pm 
As for the the game, it runs fine on my rig with WIn8 Pro.....perhaps you should verify your game cache
Eagle 15. apr, 2013 @ 9:43am 
i have the same problem. The game start, shows the "Oddworld Inhabitants" Screen and then it is Blackscreen and an Error comes :" Game Application doesn`t work". My PC is a Win8 Pc 64 bit. My PC is good enough to start it, specs are here:

GTX 770 2 GB VRAM
i5 4670k 3,4-3,9 GHz
8 GB RAM
120 GB SSD Samsung 840 EVO
1TB Western Digital Harddrive
msi z87-g43 mainboard
Sist redigert av Eagle; 4. jun, 2015 @ 3:56am
Mingincat 3. jun, 2015 @ 12:52pm 
this is hapnneing my girlfirend aswell the game will not start
kyzero72 4. jun, 2015 @ 6:34pm 
im using windows 7 and it just dies after the company logo
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