Imperator: Rome Common Technical Issues and Solutions
The release of Imperator: Rome wasn't so smooth. Gamers from different countries reported numerous problems they faced trying to launch the game – from freezes to crashes. One repetitive problem is connected with an error of the file d3dcompiler_47.dll. We'll show how to solve it in the section below.
This error is a game failure and apparently caused by the lack of distinctive .dll-file. Paradox narrows it down to users of Windows 7 who don't have Service Pack 1. You can get this update in ‘’Windows Update’’. Another option – you can reinstall the system.
Here the way to solve the problem with d3dcompiler_47.dll. Copy this file from the install data to C:\Steam\steamapps\common\ImperatorRome\binaries (name of the local disk can differ). You can find the file in several places – in the installation folder or here: C:\Steam\bin\cef\cefwin7x64.