Windows 8/8.1 users may have faced crash after launching the game and selecting the language.To fix this error you need to,
1.Click on start icon and type TURN WINDOWS FEATURES ON/OFF.
2.Now goto windows media features in the list and uncheck the box (windows media player).
3.Now you need to download the software called SANDBOXIE.
You can download here
4.Install the software.Goto the game folder right click on Launcher.exe and select RUN SANDBOXED.The game will start and give few errors DO NOT CLICK OK JUST MOVE THE MESSAGE ASIDE and continue the game.You can play now without crash after language select.
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