Rogue Spear will crash on ATI / AMD cards due to an issue only recently discovered by gamer Eoix.

Eoix discovered that the cause of the crash was was an issue with creating large surfaces for the fontsĀ  (e.g 5000 pixels high). By removing the larger sized fonts it is possible to prevent the crashes in Rogue Spear and ATI / AMD machines can run the game great!

Follow these instructions to get going…

  • Locate the file ‘Red Storm Entertainment\Rogue Spear\data\font\fonts.fdf
  • right click on the file name and in properties uncheck read-only
  • Create a copy of fonts.fdf for backup purposes.
  • Open the original fonts.fdf file in notepad and replace the contents in the download file below.