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Hey all,

I am having an issue with dead space 2, every so often the game just stops, after about 20 seconds or so it carries on. I was wondering if any of you have had this issue?

Here is a link to a video someone else posted on you tube showing the issue:


If anyone has any advice, please post =]

Thanks all!
Edited by Vonkeonig - 2/1/11 at 9:37am
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If locks up randomly but then continues after seconds with no problem?
Sounds like an IO delay.

Defrag.

And don't feel bad, people who don't install to HD on the 360 are having much worse issues.
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If locks up randomly but then continues after seconds with no problem?
Sounds like an IO delay.

Defrag.

And don't feel bad, people who don't install to HD on the 360 are having much worse issues.
Cheers man, I will try this now =]
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Cheers man, I will try this now =]
If you own a legit copy from steam, go to properties, local files, verify integrity of the game cache.

if you own a legit copy on disk, try reinstalling it or defragmenting it.
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If you own a legit copy from steam, go to properties, local files, verify integrity of the game cache.

if you own a legit copy on disk, try reinstalling it or defragmenting it.
Thanks for the advice, I tried checking the game cache, but that didn't work. I then decided to try another game, Company of heroes, and it was doing the same thing but for shorter periods of time of that. So I just ran driver sweeper and reinstalled my Nvidia drivers and Hey presto!

Thanks for the help guys
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The drama OCNers have with piracy....which btw is against TOS (both drama and piracy.)

Could be a CPU load issue, try running gamebooster. Defraging, updating drivers.
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Don't worry guys, he fixed it.
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Or maybe he is having problems because the game just came out and is still buggy?
    
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I had this problem with DS 1 and it cause of unstable GPU.
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I had this problem with DS 1 and it cause of unstable GPU.
especially when they run hot and the driver tries to reset the GPU back to stock while you are still gaming. Happens to me many times.
    
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