View Full Version : Next gen???

29th Dec 2006, 02:26
Ok i quess this is kinda stupid question but whats with this Next Gen stuff? What does that exactly mean???:rolleyes:

Ohh and theres one more thing i want to know. My friend just got TR:L but he cant play it. For some reason it crashes. He told me that when it crashes then he gets this black screen and also some weird noise starts:confused:

29th Dec 2006, 02:43
Next Generation refers to the next generation of video game consoles.

29th Dec 2006, 02:55
Ok, but whats with this crash? Is his PC just messed up or is there something wrong with the game?

29th Dec 2006, 03:03
Have you searched the tech forum?

29th Dec 2006, 03:26
Well i found these threads: http://forums.eidosgames.com/showthread.php?t=59375
and http://forums.eidosgames.com/showthread.php?t=61820

He turned off most of these extra graphic settings and tried again. And now he got this thing after black screen
http://img207.imageshack.us/img207/1923/trcrasheb7.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

Maybe he just needs newer drivers?

Edit: Now he got this too:scratch:
http://img95.imageshack.us/img95/1623/trcrash2ai5.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

29th Dec 2006, 23:46
Hmm. I've never seen that before... But it looks like it might be a serious problem.
Im not a real techy person... So don't really believe what I say :p


30th Dec 2006, 08:36
Now im pretty sure that this problem was overheating. When he added another fan it didnt crash anymore;)