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Should I remove BattleBlock Theater?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,833
United States Rank #2,079
Reach 0.2105%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.32 days
451.91 days >
Average installed length: 237.45 days


BattleBlock Theater 0.07%
1.4 0.12%

BattleBlock Theater


BattleBlock Theater is a software program developed by The Behemoth. The most common release is battleblock theater, with over 0% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 BattleBlockTheater.exe. The setup package generally installs about 72 files and is usually about 45.21 MB (47,410,046 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 63% of users of BattleBlock Theater come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.battleblocktheater.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Steam\steamapps\common\BattleBlock Theater
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/238460
Estimated size: 45.21 MB

Program filesFiles installed by BattleBlock Theater

Program executable:BattleBlockTheater.exe
Path:C:\Steam\steamapps\common\BattleBlock Theater\BattleBlockTheater.exe
Additional files:
  • crashhandler.dll (by Valve) - Steam Crash Handler Library
  • crashhandler64.dll (by Valve)
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • steamclient.dll
  • steamclient64.dll
  • steamerrorreporter.exe
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library
  • streaming_client.exe
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s64.dll
  • video.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s64.dll
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • BattleBlockTheater.exe
  • xinput1_3.dll (by http://x360ce.googlecode.com) - XBOX 360 Controller Emulator
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer64.dll
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • AppOverlay.dll - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay)
  • AppOverlay64.dll
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FC00CA45-1860-406A-8344-694C99E1FBAD}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Steam.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Steam_Reg_HKCURun_S-1-5-21-30861170-2331759260-2506817206-1001.
Startup File (User Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Power2GoExpress8' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Steam' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe" -silent.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.
  • BattleBlockTheater.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\BattleBlock Theater\BattleBlockTheater.exe'.

How do I remove BattleBlock Theater?

You can uninstall BattleBlock Theater 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program BattleBlock Theater, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 BattleBlock Theater.

Win 10 57%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 57.22%
Windows 7 42.06%
Windows Vista 0.63%
Windows XP 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.60%
Windows 8.1 21.21%
Windows 10 Home 15.44%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.10%
Windows 10 Pro 6.67%
Windows 7 Professional 6.21%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.47% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.47%
  United Kingdom 5.61%
  Canada 5.17%
  Germany 2.49%
  Australia 2.29%
  France 2.26%
  Brazil 1.76%
  Netherlands 1.61%
  Sweden 1.22%
  DK 0.97%
  Italy 0.90%
  Norway 0.83%
  Finland 0.76%
  Russia 0.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.55%
ASUS 19.42%
Acer 14.00%
Dell 13.38%
Lenovo 8.32%
Toshiba 5.19%
Alienware 4.79%
MSI 3.53%
Samsung 2.10%
Intel 0.98%
Common models
ASUS All Series 15.56%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.11%
MSI MS-7821 3.03%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.62%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 2.05%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 1.97%


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