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Direct x error with big fish games

Post by Jadeskyee on Tue 29 Dec 2015, 20:42

I was just wondering if anyone has had any issues playing big fish games.  I thought I would ask here, maybe other players have ran into similar issues.  I have contacted tech support but they were no help, they gave me a coupon for a complimentary game which was very appreciated but that game gives me a direct x error.  They download and install fine but I can't play any of their games, the most recent game gives me a direct x error, any advice is greatly appreciated. Thanks so much.




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Re: Direct x error with big fish games

Post by Tripleking on Tue 29 Dec 2015, 21:13

do you mean those arcade games? because when i search big fish games i only get websites with arcade games can you give more details about the big fish games.

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Re: Direct x error with big fish games

Post by Adwomin on Wed 30 Dec 2015, 00:03

Hi there,

Ahhh... good ol' Big Fish games times. Used to play/buy their games often a looonnng time ago.
Some of their games are also available on Steam nowadays.

Anyway, do you mind posting a screenshot of the error?
Also make sure that you Search for Windows updates and install all updates, including all the optional ones! Restart your PC afterwards and then try again.

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Re: Direct x error with big fish games

Post by Jadeskyee on Wed 30 Dec 2015, 01:13

Ok, so I figured it out.  I realized that I starting using hdmi instead of vga.  When I first bought this tv, I was using vga.  I had installed big fish games.  Then I switched to hdmi but I hadn't played in a while, I thought maybe the installation was corrupt.  To test, I  connected my tv though vga and both games started with no problem.  I prefer hdmi, how can I get these games to run if I'm using hdmi?


Big city adventure gives me a direct x error. I really want to play cooking quest , this is cooking quest's error.

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Re: Direct x error with big fish games

Post by D' Eradicated on Wed 30 Dec 2015, 17:47

Hi there,

For Cooking Quest, try reinstalling it. There's no reference online for the error code being given. As for Big City Adventure, try installing DirectX 9.0c.

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