1: Are you using a software firewall? If so, have you allowed access to the game?
Yes, the Windows 7 internal Firewall (if i turn it off this game still doesn't run)
2: Do you have anti-virus software? If so, who makes it? Is it up to date? Is it blocking access to our game?
Yes, Avira Free Antivirus; Yes, is up to date, No
3: Does the game work if you run it while disconnected from the Internet?