Rise of Nations (Gold) Thrones and Patriots does not come up.
I disabled Data Execution Prevention.
The three separate animations run flawlessly at the beginning. Then the screen goes black, the cursor turns into an arrow head, just as expected. After a few seconds the screen flickers, the cursor returns to a white pointer, and the desktop flashes. The screen goes black for a second or two, and then the desktop appears again. I small RON dialog box titled “Exception!” displays this message, “Gathering Exception Data…”
Then Windows says: “Rise of Nations has stopped working” Windows can check online for a solution to the problem. …