How To Fix Fall Guys Does Not Start

If you are experiencing the Fall Guys does not start problem on your computer then this is most likely caused by a software glitch which can be fixed by a restart. There’s also the possibility that this is caused by a corrupted or missing game file.

Fall Guys is one of the popular games that you can download over at Steam right now. It’s a battle royale style game where up to 60 jelly bean characters compete over a series of obstacles with the last one remaining winning the game. It’s fun to play due to its fast paced game play and the various customization that you can do on your character to make it stand out.

What to do when Fall Guys will not start on your PC

One of the problems that you might encounter when playing this game is when the game will not launch. Here’s what you need to do to fix this.

What to do first:

  • Restart the computer.

Method 1: End any Fall Guy process from the Task Manager

There’s a possibility that the game is already running in the background but not showing on the screen. You should end this process from the task manager.

Time needed: 5 minutes.

End game process

  1. Right click the Start button.

    This can be found on the lower left side of the screen.

  2. Click on Task Manager.

    This opens the Task manager window. If this is the first time you run this then make sure to click on More details on the lower left side of the window.

  3. Click the Process tab.

    This is the first tab on top of the window.

  4. Right click the Fall Guys process then click on End Task.

    This will terminate the process.

Once you have completed these steps try opening the game again.

Method 2: Verify the integrity of the game files to fix Fall Guys will not start

One of the common causes of this problem is a missing or corrupted game file. Here’s what you need to do if this is the case.

  • Open the Steam launcher.
  • Click the Library tab.
  • Search for Fall Guys.
  • Right click the game then click Properties.
  • Click the Local Files tab.
  • Click the Verify Integrity of Game Files button.

Try opening the game once the process has completed.

After performing the steps listed above you will successfully fix the Fall Guys does not start problem.

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Chad Buenaflor

Chad has been in the tech industry since 2000. He has a degree in Electronics Engineering and is interested in the hardware and software side of technology. Initially working for a Japanese semiconductor company as a Test Engineer for nearly 10 years, he then pursued his passion for internet technology by working for the support team of Time Warner Cable then finally joining TheDroidGuy as one of their troubleshooting and tech writers. On his free time he plays his favorite games on his PC, Xbox Series X, and Android phone. Contact me at Email

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