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Legozebra

LEGO Worlds PC Bug Fix help - List of what I've tried

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Hey all! I've been playing LEGO Worlds since Early Access in 2015, and it's been running stably until the update recently, when it was released to the public. I play it on my gaming PC at home and on my computer when outside the house. Since the update, it's been crashing relentlessly every 10-15 or so minutes (It's gotten to the point where I'm actually timing it because it happens so often). Anyway, I've been semi-dealing with that, and while it is frustrating, it takes a minute to launch back up again and continue from where I left off so it's been ok. However, I made the mistake of running it on battery power on my laptop yesterday, and when my computer reached zero, I was in the process of getting a gold brick when time decreased to slow motion for a good thirty seconds before my computer died. Since then, it's been stuck loading at 11% (and I've tried many different things and it always lands on 11), even when I go to a random world in case the one I was on got corrupted. I've tried a good many things and now I need your assistance, my friends. 

What I've Tried:

- Restoring from previous GAME0.DAT file from earlier that night (Still stops at 11%)

- Uninstalling and reinstalling, and using my old GAME0.DAT file (Still stops at 11%)

- Using QuickBMS to extract my GAME0.DAT files and use those folders manually as the save (Screen goes black after title images)

- Starting from a new game save (I did this just to debug the issue - here's the interesting part - it stays stuck loading the skydiving character customizer at the opening of the game, making me believe that the GAME.DAT file and not the GAME0.DAT file is the one broken)

What I haven't tried:

- Using my GAME0.DAT file on my gaming PC at home (Will give an update when I do)


Any ideas would be very welcome - thanks so much everyone! I really wouldn't want to start over as I had about 600 Discoveries and 80 Gold Bricks, which took me forever to obtain.
 

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The .dat files don't hold any saved progress, just the game's assets (models, textures, audio, etc). Save data is in C:\Users\[YOUR NAME HERE]\AppData\Roaming\Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment\LEGOWorlds. I can't provide much advice on salvaging your save... Though it looks like the game may make some limited backups:

 

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Presumably the .OLD files are the previous versions of the save files. The game autosaves frequently though (mine aren't even a minute apart in that screenshot), so I dunno if that'd help you much.

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On 3/17/2017 at 8:35 PM, Terrev said:

The .dat files don't hold any saved progress, just the game's assets (models, textures, audio, etc). Save data is in C:\Users\[YOUR NAME HERE]\AppData\Roaming\Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment\LEGOWorlds. I can't provide much advice on salvaging your save... Though it looks like the game may make some limited backups:

 

6Vtr19R.png

 

Presumably the .OLD files are the previous versions of the save files. The game autosaves frequently though (mine aren't even a minute apart in that screenshot), so I dunno if that'd help you much.

Thanks so much - imported these into my desktop PC and they worked like a charm. Thanks man!

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