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Psychonauts 2 keeps crashing with a "LowLevelFatalError"

The most usual reason for this error is that the game does not meet minimum requirements. Psychonauts 2 requires a dedicated graphics card, integrated graphics chips such as those found on some Laptops (e.g. Intel Iris) may struggle to run the game. For more details about the game's requirements, please see the System Requirements page.

If you are receiving a "LowLevelFatalError" error message, and you meet the game's minimum hardware requirements, then try launching the game in DX11 mode.


On Steam:
Right click Psychonauts 2 in the steam client and enter the Properties menu.
In the general section, enter the text below in the "Launch options"
-DX11

DRM-free build:
Create a shortcut link to Psychonauts 2.
Right click the link, and enter the properties menu
In the "Target:" section, enter "-DX11" at the end. It should look something like this.

...DRMFree\Psychonats2.exe -DX11

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