Saved Game/Replays and Hotkeys menus take forever to load

:arrow_forward: GAME INFORMATION

  • BUILD #: 41855
  • PLATFORM: Microsoft Store
  • OS: Windows 10

:arrow_forward: ISSUE EXPERIENCED

:question: DESCRIBE THE ISSUE IN DETAIL (below). Limit to ONE issue per thread.
Opening the Saves & Replays menu at the home screen, or Hotkeys menu in game, takes 30-50 seconds to load. This is despite having zero saved games (other than Autosave) and only 5 replays on my computer at all, and all new hardware including a SSD.

:arrow_forward: FREQUENCY OF ISSUE

:question: How often does the issue occur? CHOSE ONE; DELETE THE REST.

100% of the time

:arrow_forward: REPRODUCTION STEPS

:question: List the DETAILED STEPS we can take to reproduce the issue… Be descriptive!

Here’s the steps to reproduce the issue:

  1. Open AoE2 DE.

  2. Click Saves & Replays

  3. Waaaaaaaaaaaaaaiiiiiitttttttt

  4. Pause game to make change to hotkeys

  5. Open Options menu

  6. Go to Hotkeys tab

  7. Stare at weird black cloudy screen image and


:arrow_forward: IMAGE & ATTACHMENTS

:question: Attach a relevant PICTURE (.jpg, .png, .gif), VIDEO (.mp4, YouTube), DXDIAG FILE (.txt), or CRASH/GAME LOGS (.aoe2record, .txt) below.