This topic has been beat to death with no real solution. Star Ocean freezes all the time for me at various location (I'm still on the first map after the crash). I can't even get past this first area. I've tried everything suggested. It's not 720P vs 1080P, it's not the age of the system and clearing the cache does nothing to help, nor does playing from the disk or HD. Yesterday it crashed during the second battle (only been playing 2 minutes). Re-started and it did it again when a battle started. I then gave up and played Fable 2 for 5 hours with no problems. I have played thru many long games- Oblivion, Lost Oddesey, Mass Effect, GTA4 without it ever freezing. There were times I've recently played over 8 hours straight with no issues on other games. It is NOT the system. This is the only game that freezes on my system. It is definitely a software issue. It acts like a memory leak. They need to get a patch for this soon.
Nah... it's the game, I've heard a lot... my system is bright new and my friend's one is older, both freezes. We just restart and played again and it's all fine. I must confess It happened to me(new system jasper) only once on 25 hours.
Software issue, my xbox is only a year old with the HDMI port. Nothing to do with the xbox as I have tried the same disco n my buddies xbox just for giggles and it did the same thing after about 30 minutes. Again, has nothing to do with the xbox. I'm guess the memory leak as well but then again that makes little sense seeing how it can happen 5 minutes in or 5 hours in. I sent an email to square but I doubt that's any use, who knows we will see.
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