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Dark Ritual

What is Dark Ritual?

Dark Ritual is a social casual video game by Oberon and distributed by Iplay.


Dark Ritual is a software program developed by Oberon Media. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named darkritual.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 186.76 MB (195,833,253 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 78% of users of Dark Ritual come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iplay.com
Installation folder: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application data\oberon media\channels\110500670
Uninstaller: "C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Oberon Media\Channels\110500670\\Uninstaller.exe" -channel 110500670 -sku 510005358 -sid S-1-5-21-934
Estimated size: 186.76 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Dark Ritual

Program executable:darkritual.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\iplay games\dark ritual\darkritual.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstaller.exe - N-Phase Uninstaller
  • GDFShell.dll - GDFShell installs games to Vista Games Explorer
  • glew32.dll - The OpenGL Extension Wrangler Library
  • HookIsolate.dll
  • Launch.exe - Oberon Media Game Launcher (Game Launcher)
  • OpenAL32.dll (by Portions (C) Creative Labs and NVIDIA) - Standard OpenAL(TM) Library (Standard OpenAL(TM) Implementation)
  • SDL.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • TimeProtect.dll - Oberon Media Time Protection Dll
  • Uninstall.exe
  • wrap_oal.dll (by Creative Labs) - Creative Labs OpenAL32 (OpenAL32)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{44BAB794-8FA7-431B-A6EA-7D92D4C3D556}' (runs on registration).
  • Launch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{38601791-3175-44F3-9BE4-05246FF7685C}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Launch.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Asus\Game Park\Chicken Invaders 2\Launch.exe'.

How do I remove Dark Ritual?

Quickly and completely remove Dark Ritual from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Dark Ritual from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Dark Ritual, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Dark Ritual.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win XP 25%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows XP 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 75.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.78%
  Germany 11.11%
  Indonesia 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 33.33%
Apple 33.33%
Acer 33.33%
Common models
LENOVO 8942A13 33.33%
Gateway SX2800 33.33%
Apple Inc. MacBookPro8,3 33.33%

About (from Oberon Media, Inc.)

Since 2003, we’ve successfully delivered personalized gaming experiences that engage, excite, and entertain millions of dedicated game players worldwide.
Publisher URL: www.oberon-media.com


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