How to fix Fall Guys Failed to Connect Error on PC (Steam)

Fall Guys Failed to Connect Error
Fall Guys Screenshot

Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout is a multiplayer video game from Mediatonic and Devolver Digital. The title is available on PC via Steam and on PS4PS Plus players have the title for free, and you can now hop into the title. For the most part, Fall Guys runs very well, but since so many people are trying to play it, there are a few problems. If you are running into the Fall Guys Failed to Connect Error on PC, here is how you can fix it.

The title is a massive hit, and for an indie studio, pulling a lot of numbers. It’s Steam page currently has a Very Positive rating, with over 50k concurrent players.

Fall Guys Failed to Connect Error

If you can’t seem to connect to a match and are getting this error, you can fix it by ensuring the following.

  • Make sure it is added in your anti-virus’ exclusions
  • Make sure it is allowed in your firewall settings

These two settings ensure the game to run smoothly. There’s a chance that your third-party antivirus software has flagged Fall Guys for something malicious. It happens all the time, so just add it in your exclusions folder.

Fall Guys Screenshot

While you are here, make sure you check out our other guides for Fall Guys as well.


If you want to play the title on PC, you will need the following specifications


  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64bit only
  • Processor: Intel Core i5 or AMD equivalent
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 660 or AMD Radeon HD 7950
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 2 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Gamepad Recommended

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