Game ending bug - NPCs don't talk anymore. :O
Far Cry 2 gets a lot of guff. Some of it I agree with, but I've been enjoying it so far. I'm about 40% through it, according to the stats screen.
Anyways. Earlier today, upon completing a mission, I answered the in-game cellphone and hung it up immediately. I thought, "wtf?" so I reloaded my save from just before that and tried again and the same thing happened. There's no call, he just lifts the phone up and then puts it back down again.
So, I went to the safehouse with my buddy character and he wouldn't talk anymore. He emotes like he's supposed to be talking but doesn't actually say anything, so I couldn't complete the buddy mission.
I figured, the easiest way to correct weird ass problems like that is to load an old save from before the mission with the problem. I did that, went to go get a mission and it didn't work. The guy at the door won't talk, so I can't get in to the faction buildings.
I can get into the Underground locations, but they don't talk.
Whatever has gone wrong is happening in all my old save files.
Did anyone else run into this completely bizarre bug? I couldn't find anything useful about it.
This same thing happened to me today. I've already beaten the game a few times but I felt like playing it again, now i can't do anything because I cant talk to anyone. I completed the mission as normal when my buddy wouldn't talk and now I can't get into faction buildings or anything.
If you're playing the Steam version, go to the properties for it in Steam and have it scan the local cache. Mine ended up redownloaded a few hundred megabytes of stuff.
If you're using a retail copy, I'm sure reinstalling it would accomplish the same thing.
" @Heydeech: I figure out how to fix it. If you're playing the Steam version, go to the properties for it in Steam and have it scan the local cache. Mine ended up redownloaded a few hundred megabytes of stuff. If you're using a retail copy, I'm sure reinstalling it would accomplish the same thing. "Dude unlucky, you could have saved yourself wasting 15 of the 30 hours to play it, something I regret playing
This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for:Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.