I would agree with trying to run a file check on XI. What might be happening is that one or a number of the files for that particular cutscene became corrupted somehow, so when it goes to load them for the cutscene, it can't or can't correctly, and thus freezes it up.
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Lady Jinte wrote:
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on all sorts of sci-fi stuff...and things.