Bug #22800

[Windows] Chain Contingency occasionally crashes the game and cannot store level 8 spells.

Added by Anthony Poon almost 4 years ago. Updated almost 4 years ago.

Status:Closed - FixedStart date:04/15/2016
Classification:C - MinorDue date:
Assignee:-% Done:


Target version:Public Bug Reports -
Found In Version:Public Bug Reports -


1. Start a new ToB game with Daria (pre-generated character)
2. Use console to level up


3. Create and Learn Chain Contingency Scroll


3. Create and Learn Horrid Wilting


4. Fill spell memorization slots with Chain Contingency and Horrid Wilting
5. Rest
6. Quicksave and Cast Chain Contingency

Chain Contingency either crashes the game, and/or does not display any level 8 spells, and/or allows the level 9 spells tab to be selected (Even though chain contingency should only permit up to level 8 spells to be stored)

Game should not crash.
Tab to select level 9 spells should not be enabled
Level 8 spells should be displayed when clicking the "8" tab

Internal report #23200

Crash from casting Chain Contingency usually occurs when starting a new game, but crashes less often when loading a savegame.
The inability to select level 8 spells was introduced in 2.1
The ability to select level 9 spells was observed in 2.0

ChainContingency.jpg (271 KB) Anthony Poon, 04/15/2016 11:13 PM

ccworks-8.JPG (188 KB) Mike Finney, 05/07/2016 10:29 AM


#1 Updated by Richard Hilton almost 4 years ago

  • Project changed from SoD Public Bugs to BGII:EE Public Bugs
  • Description updated (diff)
  • Status changed from New to Submitted

#2 Updated by Anders Svensson almost 4 years ago

  • Target version set to Next Update

#3 Updated by Mike Finney almost 4 years ago

This appears to be fixed for me in beta 2.2 after repeating the steps above 5 times with no failures. Screenshot shows level 8 spells and level 9 not selectable.

#4 Updated by Scott David almost 4 years ago

  • Status changed from Submitted to Closed - Fixed

#5 Updated by Jeff "Cerevant" Payne almost 4 years ago

  • Target version changed from Next Update to

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