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HL2 Freezes in 64 Bit Mode

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Hey guys, I have a peculiar problem.

This is on a fresh installation of windows. Whenever I start HL2 in 64 bit mode, it freezes once it gets to the main menu. As soon as I add the -32bit switch, it loads up just fine and I can play.

Halp?
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HL2 has always had problems loading in 64-bit. I remember playing it and getting to the last level and because of some energy ball colliding with a certain object, it would crash the game. Only way around was to start all over again in 32-bit. I didn't see a performance boost.
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x64 HL2 is buggy as hell. Just play it in 32 bit, theirs no real performance increase.
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