Originally Posted by earok
Unfortunately the intro is currently very chipram heavy (I haven't had a chance to rewrite it to be friendlier in that regard) so even if you've got tonnes of fastram, it won't help if the system is keeping your chipram to itself.
Are you able to boot workbench with a minimal startup sequence, and give it a try?
is there a way to run the game with no ss? would closing docks help etc?