Help, game immediately crashes on starting skirmish/historical battle, cannot play the new dlc

:arrow_forward: GAME INFORMATION

Age of empires 3 DE new patch africa dlc.

  • GAME BUILD #: 7109943
  • OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows 10

:arrow_forward: ISSUE EXPERIENCED

I have the new africa dlc installed, as soon as i start a skirmish/historical battle the loading bar completes and the game crashes immediately, cannot play the new dlc at all. I have verified integrity of files on steam and it still happens.

:arrow_forward: FREQUENCY OF ISSUE

100% of the time, unplayable.

:arrow_forward: REPRODUCTION STEPS

Here’s the steps to reproduce the issue:

  1. start the game
  2. start a skirmish or historical battle
    3.wait for loading bar to complete, then game instantly crashes.

:arrow_forward: EXPECTED RESULT

be able to play the game

Did you try what I suggested in your first thread? Cannot play historical battles or new civs , game immediately crashes


Only just read it, yes i am a fool, didn’t even realise i had a mod enabled, sorry for the trouble and thanks so much for your help!


please mark his answer as solution, it helps other people too ! :slight_smile: