We've all experienced frustrating connection issues when playing online games and Fall Guys is no stranger to those errors. We've gathered the most common issues that players have found in the game, with potential fixes to ensure you get back to gaming as fast as possible.
Fall Guys Trello Board - Check Known Issues
Mediatonic provides visibility on how they handle known issues raised by the Fall Guys community. You should always check the Fall Guys Trello Board before testing the error fixes below. Chances are, Mediatonic is investigating the issue and is working on a solution.
All Known Fall Guys Errors (and how to fix them)
Check out this list of all know Fall Guys errors players might experience in the game, with potential solutions to these problems.
Unable to Join Server/Populate
If you are unable to join a match and/or you do not see the player numbers filling up, then your server might be full. To fix this, you should change your Region Server by following these steps:
- Launch Fall Guys and go to Settings
- Click on Options
- Find the Server Region option under the Region heading
- Change this setting from Automatic to a new Server that most closely matches your area
If this option no longer persists in the future then you should change back to Automatic, as this setting will most closely match you to the best region for your location.
General Connection Issues
If you receive any of these errors found below, it is likely you are experiencing a disconnection issue:
- Unable to login to game
- Unable to download or update game
- Error code received
- Unable to connect to matches or matchmake
- Unable to join parties
Using a wired connection is the best solution to these problems since you receive the strongest home connection through ethernet. You might also need to move the location of your gaming setup if you consistently experience a weak connection playing online games.
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Intermittent Crashing (PC Only)
Does Fall Guys repeatedly crash on your PC? These fixes might help.
Update your Graphics Card
Faulty or outdated drivers often cause errors in video games beyond Fall Guys. You should check the status of your NVIDIA GPU at least twice a month to ensure your graphics card is always up to date. You can do this by opening the GeForce Experience application downloaded on your computer. Within GeForce Experience, click the Drivers tab located next to home. Then press Check for Updates. Always install any available updates.
Turn Windowed Mode Off
This is usually off by default, but sometimes your PC's settings can adjust this option without your doing. To ensure Windowed mode is off, launch Fall Guys and click the Settings tab (gear icon). Then click Options. Under the video heading is the Windowed option. Make sure Windowed is turned off.
Basic Connection Error (PS4)
The PS4 has well-known disconnection issues. If you have booted up Fall Guys and are unable to connect to the game, chances are your console was disconnected from the Internet. To reconnect, completely shut down the Fall Guys application. Then go to PS4 Settings and choose Network. Within Network, press Set Up Internet Connection. If you successfully reconnected, try opening up Fall Guys again to see if the game works.
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