Guide on How to Fix MultiVersus that Won't Launch or Crashes Constantly - MultiVersus is a well-made platform fighter video game and offers exciting, fun online gameplay. However, some players may encounter trouble with the game because it may crash during gameplay or even not launch at all.
Are you wondering how to fix MultiVersus that won't launch, crashes, and freezes? Then you've come to the right place!
Here's a guide that teaches how to troubleshoot launch and crash (CTD) issues in MultiVersus. To resolve your problem, use the following methods in the order in which they are presented.
1. Repair your game files
The issue can be caused by corrupt or missing files in your game's folder. The steps below will walk you through the process of verifying your MultiVersus game files if you don't know how to.
- Open Steam
- Go to your library page.
- Right-click on MultiVersus
- Select the Properties
- Click on the Local Files tab
- Select "Verify integrity of game files"
It may take a few minutes to verify all your files. Then you can try to launch MultiVersus.
2. Disable all overlays
You should check to make sure you are not using overlays when launching/playing MultiVersus. Such as Steam, Discord, and NVIDIA overlays.
To disable the Steam overlay, navigate to Steam > Settings > In-Game > Untick "Enable the Steam Overlay while in-game"
To disable the Discord overlay: User Settings > Activity Settings > Game Overlay > Switch off the "Enable in-game overlay"
To disable NVIDIA's overlay: NVIDIA Geforce Experience > Settings > General > Switch off the "In-Game Overlay"
3. Delete config and save folders
After deleting the folders containing the configuration and save files, try to run the game.
- Go to C:\Users\%UserName%\AppData\Local\MultiVersus\Saved
- Delete the folders "Config" and "SaveGames"
- Then try to launch MultiVersus.
4. Update your GPU drivers
The latest version of the graphics drivers can fix your launch/crash problem in MultiVersus and make your game run without issues. To update your GPU drivers:
If you want to perform a clean install, completely uninstall your old drivers using DDU.
5. Disable background applications
Check background programs as well. Ensure other programs such as MSI Afterburner and RTSS Rivatuner are not preventing you from being able to play MultiVersus.
Also, turning off any memory-heavy programs while playing the game may fix the random crashes in the middle of the game.
Insufficient Privileges: If you encounter the "Insufficient Privileges" error when the easy anti-cheat is booting up, check this guide on How to Fix Easy Anti-Cheat Insufficient Privileges Error.
Note: If you are stuck in offline mode, check this guide: How to Fix MultiVersus Won't Go Online Mode
MultiVersus players have reported that the game is stuck on the syncing account state or offline mode. These problems are probably due to the congestion on the game servers. MultiVersus developers will fix the log-in issue. You can check their Twitter page.
If none of the above have resolved your issue, please leave a comment below. Don't forget to share your PC specs.