Rattler Feb 14, 2013 @ 3:36pm
Missing Text issue
Recently got Sacred 2 Gold, and now pretty much the UI is devoid of text. Only thing I can think of is that somehow its clashing with the previous install, which was a retail copy of hte US version. The previous install is no longer on my computer, I redownloaded Gold, and I STILL have no text.

US version ran just fine before I started playing something else, so Gold should work just fine now.

PLEASE HELP! My Seaphim is trapped in Pergatory because of this issue!
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Siddha Feb 14, 2013 @ 3:41pm 
Also ask over on DarkMatters forums:

http://darkmatters.org/forums/

Very helpful veterans there.
ScHwAntastic Feb 14, 2013 @ 6:10pm 
Have you installed the community patch? Maybe that would clear up the issue?
Rattler Feb 25, 2013 @ 10:50am 
I am pleased to report that after some procrastination and a couple Google searches... I discovered the problem was in fact a Registry Key left behind by the previous US version of the game I had installed long before getting Gold. A couple letter swaps on the registry to change the Language and Speech from "en_US" to "en_UK" and I haz text! Thank you for your responses.

For the record, the registry key responsible was [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Ascaron Entertainment\Sacred 2]
ScHwAntastic Mar 1, 2013 @ 1:18pm 
Congrats!!
Zanriel Mar 13, 2013 @ 6:23am 
Same issue here, also had a previous install. un_US should work though... kinda confused.
Yaa DIDNEY WORL Mar 14, 2013 @ 2:23pm 
im not gettin any text period and i dotn get on how to fix it
Rattler Mar 15, 2013 @ 12:30pm 
The copy of Sacred 2 Gold on Steam is the UK version. The expansion Ice and Blood was never released here in the US. The reason you're getting this issue may be the same one I had, where Gold was seeing the pre existing Registry entry and having a hernia because of a version clash.

Try looking for [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Ascaron Entertainment\Sacred 2] in your registry if you're using Windows and edit things that say "en_US" to "en_UK".

Playing around with your registry can go wrong if you make a mistake, so be careful. But hopefully this will make your game playable again.

If that does't work... you could always do what Siddha suggested as well in Comment 1.
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Date Posted: Feb 14, 2013 @ 3:36pm
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