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Hearts of Iron IV, all flags that arent the big size now appear all black.
Mobo: Asrock B85 PRO4
CPU: Intel i5 4670
Memory: 8GB DDR3
GPU: Sapphire R9 280X DUAL X
Driver: 17.7.2 / 17.8.1 / 17.8.2 / 17.9.1
VBIOS Version: 015.041.000.000
Radeon Settings Version: 2017.0720.1902.32426 / 2017.0815.1452.24946 / 2017.0821.2358.41324 / 2017.0905.1156.19665
OS: Windows 10 1703 Build 15063.540
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install latest driver
2. Start Up game
3. Start up a new session
4. Realize that any small flag is now black
Smaller Versions of normal flags
Here is a screenshot :
The flags below the major countries are supposed to be populated with other nations flags, not black ones.
Here is another in the Trade Menu:
And here is the Estate screen:
Steam Discussion page filled with same problems :
Some users reported that running the game in OpenGL fixes this issue, leading me to belive its the DirectX part of the drivers screwing up.
This fix works for me