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Hey guys,

Recently got my DreamCast up and running again (haven't had it plugged in in well over a year) and was excited to play Crazy Taxi 2. The CD is pretty clean and I can start it up pretty well (most of the time) but during gameplay, I sometimes get kicked to the DreamCast home screen and it says it can't read the disc or please insert game disc. Now, this is a REAL copy of the game and it's clean. I also went ahead and ran a CD lens cleaner just in case it was dusty or something.. but low and behold, same problem!!

Is there another way to fix this? Will I have to buy a new system?
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Maybe its time you let your DreamCast go. I think I still have mine somewhere in the garage, if your interested let me know. I tried selling it at a few pawn shops but nobody wanted it. I still have two controllers to go with it. I'm honestly not sure my mom might have dumped it because were getting ready to move.
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is this just for CT2 or for all games?
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is this just for CT2 or for all games?
Honestly, I don't have any other games to test it out on.. Maybe I will run to a pawn shop and grab another game or two and test it
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but I want to use my DreamCast?
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why dont you grab a backup copy of CT2 and try that?
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Where do I get a back up copy? Or can I pop my disc into my DVD drive and copy it?
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Where do I get a back up copy? Or can I pop my disc into my DVD drive and copy it?
Involves doing something that might be illegal. See if you can find an original Marvel Vs. Capcom 2, that game fixes Dreamcasts (at least I wish it did )
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Originally Posted by ItsBobtista View Post
Where do I get a back up copy? Or can I pop my disc into my DVD drive and copy it?
Thats circumventing copyright laws and is illegal mate. Please dont talk about such activities on the forum.

Just a friendly warning.

Oh and guys...he wants to use his DC...stop reccomending him the 360. If he wanted a new console he would have stated that.
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