Guide on how to fix Outriders update crashing issue

    Developed by People Can Fly and published by Square Enix Outriders is an online cooperative action role-playing third-person game. It was released on 1st April 2021 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4&5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S and Stadia. The game received criticism for the story and characters but also received positive reviews for the game-play and visuals. The player creates their own characters and chooses from four classes. The game has single-player and multiplayer modes. Players use different weapons to fight enemies. In this guide, we will tell you how to fix the Outriders update crashing issue.

    After the update of Outriders, players are having difficulty logging in and the game keeps on crashing.

    Here is how to fix this problem:


    If restarting the game does not solve the problem just go ahead and restart Steam. Moreover, you can also try restarting your PC to fix this issue.

    Use DirectX 11 or 12

    If your PC is running on an old Operating System it may be using a not compatible DirectX version. Square Enix has designed Outriders to only operate on DirectX 11 and 12.

    Delete and re-install the game

    Deleting and reinstalling the game can a lot of times stop the game from crashing again and again.

    Update your Graphics card and Drivers

    Apart from checking for the game’s updates always make sure that your Graphics Card is updated and running smoothly.

    Ensure that your PC can handle the game

    Make sure that your PC meets the game’s systems requirements. Unlike other consoles, your PC should have several system requirements to run the game properly to avoid crashing issues.

    This is all for the guide on how to fix the Outriders update crashing issue.

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    Amel Aamer
    Amel Aamer
    I have been writing for as long as I can remember. Let it be school magazines, online platforms or different university societies, writing is one thing that always brings out the best in me. I am also a huge Movie and TV Show watcher. Moreover, I love reading books too.
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