Immortals Fenyx Rising is currently down and having issues. A lot of users are reporting issues with the game. If you are trying to play Immortals Fenyx Rising( unable to start game) but it is not working for you correctly, fret not, as it is down for many users. Many users are reporting issues with start game crash and other issues with Immortals Fenyx Rising.
Well, it seems like Immortal Fenyx Rising unable to start game is prelavent in many regions. Also, a quick look at some tweets on social media handles like Twitter also conveys that users are indeed facing issues while using it. Have a look at few tweets down below.
Make sure that OS you are using is at least Windows 7 64-Bit as the game doesn’t support 32-Bit OS. If you are using 32-Bit Windows then upgrade to 64-bit and the game will launch.
Another reason for the game to not launch could be the lack of admin rights. Right-click Ubisoft Connect > Properties > Compatibility tab > check “Run this program as administrator” and hit apply. Do the same for Immortals Fenyx Rising.exe and the issue will be fixed.
Your anti-virus/Windows Security might be blocking Important game files. Either disable ream-time protection or exclude the Immortals Fenyx Rising’s install folder from it. The process varies from anti-virus to anti-virus but for Windows Security, open Windows Security > Virus & Threat Protection > click “Manage Settings” under “Virus & Threat Protection settings”. Disable the “Real-Time Protection”. After that, verify the game files and Immortals Fenyx Rising won’t crash at launch anymore.
If the issue still persists, then go to the game’s install folder and if you are using the default install path, navigate to “C:\Program Files (x86)\Ubisoft\Ubisoft Game Launcher\games\Immortals Fenyx Rising”. Here, rename the “ImmortalsFenyxRising.exe” to “ImmortalsFenyxRising.exe.old “or delete it. Then rename “ImmortalsFenyxRising_plus.exe” to “ImmortalsFenyxRising.exe”. Launch the game and it won’t crash at startup anymore.
In case the game is still crashing at launch, go to the game’s install folder and launch Immortals Fenyx Rising directly from its exe. You’ll probably get an error similar to “vcruntime140_1.dll or MSVCP140.dll Was Not Found”. This can be fixed by installing the latest Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributables both x64 and x86 versions.
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