How to Fix Valorant Download Required Dependency Failed Error on PC

Download Required Dependency Failed Error

Valorant is the Riot Games free-to-play first-person shooter game. The gameplay is a mixture of elements found in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and little bits of in Overwatch. The game was initially announced as Project A in October 2019 and was released on June 2, 2020, as Valorant. The game is freshly released for PC and it comes with its sets of issues, bugs, and crashes. Here’s how to fix Valorant download required dependency error failed on PC.

The game features 7 agents on launch with all of them having unique abilities that can be used during a match. The game is much more than an FPS allowing the players to change the tide of games with abilities clutch without having to rely on guns all the time.

Fix Valorant Download Required Dependency Failed Error on PC

The fix is very simple and straight forward. To resolve the download required dependency failed issue you will need to:

  • Go to your desktop and find Valorant shortcut.
  • Right-click the shortcut and click Properties.
  • Click Compatibility tab and in Compatibility mode option should be selected as Windows XP SP3 as default.
  • Disable the Compatibility option and you should be good to go.
Download Required Dependency Failed Error
Uncheck this option

About Valorant

Valorant is a competitive FPS game by Riot games released to give CS:GO a tough time in terms of being one of the best competitive FPS games released 8 years ago.

The game features 5v5 tactical shooter matchup to plant or defuse the Spike in a one-life-per-round, first to 13 series. But it is more than just guns and nades. You will select an agent out of 7 with all of them having their own unique abilities. Creativity is what matters the most in Valorant and is the biggest weapon in the game.

Valorant is now available for download on PC.

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

Have you played Valorant yet? Do you think will Valorant will take the throne from CS:GO as the best competitive FPS game?

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