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Windows 7: Risen, black screen

16 Mar 2010   #11

Windows 7 32 bit

You cannot run Risen with your computers specs

Risen is very Graphic heavy and a very CPU demanding game

My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Sep 2010   #12

Windows 7 Professional x64

Required Hardware Specifications:
- OS: Win XP
– CPU: 2.0 GHz
– GPU: Direct X 9.1; Pixel Shader 3.0; 256 MB (GeForce 7900 – ATI 1800)
– RAM: 1 GB
– Hard disk: ~2.5 GB

He's got it covered. This post is a few months old, but it's still one of the top search results for "Risen black screen" so I thought I'd post a link that seemed helpful for Risen's plethora of bugs:

Risen PC Crash / Crash to Desktop ( CTD ), Freeze, Black Screen, Graphics Problem (too dark / foggy), Sound / Audio Issues, Screen Flickering, Fix and Fixes | Game Brood
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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