Wallace & Gromit Ep 1: Fright of the Bumblebees
Vlek May 31, 2013 @ 8:21am
Crashes on startup
Anyone else having this problem? I try to play, and it doesn't even pop up a window or anything. It just changes my "last play" to today, and is done with me. I tried multiple times, restarting my computer, and all that jazz to no avail.
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gavin69 May 31, 2013 @ 10:17am 
Same here... So you're not alone!
The Dawg May 31, 2013 @ 11:37am 
I have the same problem :/
Brummielad May 31, 2013 @ 11:37am 
Me too....
Brummielad May 31, 2013 @ 11:49am 
Look at this post for Back to the Future, it fixed it for me with the .dll copy.
Not ideal obviously but it will get it working. Seems to be a common issue for Telltale games.
The Dawg May 31, 2013 @ 12:00pm 
It works fine now. Thank you !!
Vlek Jun 1, 2013 @ 6:56pm 
I did some research and apparently it does happen for all taletell games. What's theorized as happening is that their games all make attempts to connect to their servers on startup. However, they're not able to connect or something, and it causes a buffer overflow to crash the program silently in most cases.

Another thing that one should try is to remove all USB devices that are not necessary. Controllers especially will crash the game from what I've been reading.
Hugo McPhee Jun 5, 2013 @ 8:40am 
if you put a file called dinput8.dll into the same folder as the exe files for all telltale games they work with an xbox 360 controller plugged in
Chromana Jul 29, 2013 @ 11:14am 
Yep, I had this problem and my solution was simply to unplug my Xbox 360 controller.
Trinistr Aug 12, 2013 @ 12:31pm 
Hmm, neither the compatibility nor .dll worked for me. Will try to find something else.
edit: Delete LUA_PATH environment variable (as found here http://www.telltalegames.com/forums/showthread.php?t=27614)
Last edited by Trinistr; Aug 12, 2013 @ 12:55pm
AWG Aug 16, 2013 @ 11:55am 
I had the same problem then I realized I had my Driving Wheel connected. Once I disconnected it the game started with no problems. Silly Telltale, get your s**t together...
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