How to Fix Darkest Dungeon White Screen issue, Crashes, Missing .dll files error, Full screen, OpenGl Error and more

Darkest Dungeon

Darkest Dungeon is set five hundred feet below the ground, even after being buried so deep into the ground we are able to unearth the solutions for fixing numerous bugs and errors that the game has launched with!

Darkest Dungeon is a challenging gothic RPG about the stresses of dungeon crawling. You will lead a band of heroes on a perilous side-scrolling descent, dealing with a prodigious number of threats to their bodily health, and worse, a relentless assault on their mental fortitude.

Darkest Dungeon

How to Fix Darkest Dungeon Bugs and Errors:

Darkest Dungeon White Screen issue

During the intro cinematics if you can hear the audio but cannot see a picture, you are facing the white screen issue. To fix it try installing AMD catalyst, it should fix the white screen issue.

Random crash issue

There are a few different ways of fixing the crash issues of this game, first of all try to run Darkest Dungeon in windowed mode and then follow these steps:

  • Go to Steam
  • Select library > General > set launch options
  • Enter the screen format size as 1280 720

Another way is to disable Steam overlay, follow these steps:

  • Go to Steam
  • Right click on Darkest Dungeon and select Properties
  • Uncheck 'Enable the Steam overlay while in the game'

Full screen mode issue

If you want to play this game in full screen and are not able to then follow these steps:

  • Go to Library
  • Right click on Darkest Dungeon and select Properties > Compatibility 
  • Now check disable settings on high DPI settings

Your game should now run in full screen mode.

Missing .dll files error

When ever you get an error saying that a particular .dll file is missing, you need to download and install that file from a legit source. Then run the game, it should work well.

How to mute audio sounds

If you are not comfortable with the in-game audio then there is a way to mute it. Here are the steps:

  • Go to Steam Library
  • Right click on Darkest Dungeon and select Properties
  • Select "General" tab > Set launch options 
  • Enter disableaudio

Game saving issues

If your game is not saving its state on its own, you will have to manually save it manually, follow these steps to do so:

  • Search for Saved game folder, mostly you wont find it which is why you are not able to save the game.
  • Create a new folder and name it as Saved game

Thats it, now your games will be easily saved.

How to skip intro cinematics

To skip the intro cinematics follow these steps:

  • Go to Library
  • Right click on Darkest Dungeon and select Properties > General > Set launch options
  • Enter disablevideo

Now you wont have to watch the intro cinematics

Darkest Dungeon OpenGl Error

If you are not able to play this game on your laptop then all you need to do is try using the GPU which is already installed on your laptop. Also as a custom, do not forget to update your drivers.

Tell us in the comment section if your issues and errors were fixed using the above mentioned solutions.

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