Sunday, April 1, 2012

Age of Empires Online Loading Screen Crashes to Black

I logged into Windows marketplace and launched Age of Empires Online using Steam then played the game properly for the first time. Now, a day later, I tried to play it for the second time and it crashes during the loading screen.

Here is the error report from the debugger.
  Stopped working
Problem signature:
  Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
  Application Name: spartan.exe
  Application Version:
  Application Timestamp: 4f566da2
  Fault Module Name: spartan.exe
  Fault Module Version:
  Fault Module Timestamp: 4f566da2
  Exception Code: c0000005
  Exception Offset: 0033df4b
  OS Version: 6.1.7600.
  Locale ID: 7177
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Has anyone experienced this bug or does anyone know where we can find the fix?