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Hey guys, i'm new to the forum, and I´ve been digging like crazy to try and find something about this problem (also here in the forum) and found nothing. It's also a startup problem, but a little different than the ones i've seen around. I bought the cd of the Monkey Island Special Edition Collection, which includes both the new Secret of Monkey Island and Monkey Island 2: Le Chuck's Revenge. After the installation the game goes to a menu window, where I can choose to play The Secret or Monkey 2, listen to the game's musics or check the art concept of the games. Listening to the background musics or watching the concept art works alright. The problem is, when I choose to play any of the 2 games the menu closes, the CD (which this game's version asks for if you want to start the game) stops rotating and that's it!! It simply doesn't start up! No crash reports, no blue/red agonazing window, nothing. I tried the graphic .ini thing (this version aparently doesn't have this file, only the .pak ones), tried to disable the sound enhancement, tried loads of things, nothing worked. The pc is really new, I bought it last week, and was dying to play this games.... The laptop configs are: Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1 (7601.win7sp1_gdr.120503-2030) System Manufacturer: Dell Inc. System Model: Inspiron 7520 BIOS: InsydeH2O Version 03.72.02A02 Processor: Intel® Core i7-3612QM CPU @ 2.10GHz (8 CPUs), ~2.1GHz Memory: 8192MB RAM Available OS Memory: 8094MB RAM DirectX Version: DirectX 11 Speakers: (Conexant SmartAudio HD) Card name: Intel® HD Graphics 4000 Manufacturer: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Chip type: Intel® HD Graphics Family Monitor resolution: 1920x1080 Thanks folks.
Lately, after I saw that LucasArts is continuing their "Special Edition" trend with Monkey Island 2: Special Edition, I've decided to create a Facebook group which calls for a Special Edition of Zak McKracken. Since I've created this group, a few weeks ago, the legendary David Fox (the creator of Zak McKracken) has joined it (and he even corresponds with the members there). I really want to spread the word out and get this thing rolling: http://bit.ly/WeWantZakSE Any comments or suggestions are welcome.