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It seems like I may be having a combination of issues that other people are also experiencing, so I wanted to add my dxdiag and attempted resolution techniques in hopes of helping find a solution. I believe that my graphics card and 24GB RAM should meet minimum specs.; really hope neither are the issue! Truncated dxdiag log below; let me know if I can provide any additional details!
Thank you for helping us to find a fix!
Errors: - Game starts to load at the load screen before crashing after 30s - 1 min; never makes it past logo screen - Occasionally flashes a "Instruction at referenced memory could not be read... Memory could not be accessed" warning after crashing, but not always - The "Play" button continues to say that my drivers may be out of date, despite updating all of them earlier this morning - Tried to enter windowed mode by adding " -windowed" to the target of my desktop shortcut, but the game never successfully boots within a window (maybe I have the command wrong?)
Steps Taken (not in order): - Updated drivers (graphic, audio, etc.) - Tried launching while Steam was in 'offline' mode - Turned-off Steam overlay - Added firewall exception for the three "Total War: Warhammer" entries (yes, there are three; not sure why) - Deleted and re-downloaded TW:W - Verified integrity of game cache (multiple times) - Boosted virtual memory to 10GB - Made sure DirectX 12, C++ were up-to-date - No mods installed - Deleted the "Warhammer" folder from the "Creative Assembly" folder - Tried to reboot and launch the game in off-line mode at multiple points throughout the day; same issue every
------------------ System Information ------------------ Time of this report: 5/24/2016, 16:01:21 Machine name: Operating System: Windows 10 Home 64-bit (10.0, Build 10586) (10586.th2_release_sec.160422-1850) Language: English (Regional Setting: English) System Manufacturer: LENOVO System Model: T460 BIOS: R06ET35W (1.09 ) Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6600U CPU @ 2.60GHz (4 CPUs), ~2.8GHz Memory: 24576MB RAM Available OS Memory: 24444MB RAM Page File: 3123MB used, 31319MB available Windows Dir: C:\Windows DirectX Version: 12 DX Setup Parameters: Not found User DPI Setting: Using System DPI System DPI Setting: 144 DPI (150 percent) DWM DPI Scaling: UnKnown Miracast: Available, with HDCP Microsoft Graphics Hybrid: Not Supported DxDiag Version: 10.00.10586.0000 64bit Unicode
------------ DxDiag Notes ------------ Display Tab 1: No problems found. Sound Tab 1: No problems found. Input Tab: No problems found.