Batman: Arkham Knight PC Error Guide: Fix For Intro Skip, Crashes, Missing Dll, Verifying Game Cache Files, Broken SLI

Batman: Arkham Knight

Batman: Arkham Knight PC version is receiving mixed reviews (mostly on the negative side). The performance of Batman: Arkham Knight on PC is the most debatle topic right now on official Batman Arkham forum considering the fact that the game is not well optimized and suffers from numerous issues: "locked 30FPS, Motion Blur, Stuttering" and many other. Here is our Batman: Arkham Knight PC Error Guide providing fix for some of the common issues faced by players: "DLL Error, Flickering, Broken SLI and Crashes".

Batman: Arkham Knight PC Error Guide

Before moving on to the full guide, let's first check whether or not your PC configuration is capable of running Batman: Arkham Knight. The official PC Specs requirement for Batman: Arkham Knight is posted below. Please Note, Minimum Specs was updated last night by Rocksteady.

Minimum system requirements:

OS: Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1 (64-bit Operating System Required)
Processor: Intel Core i5-750, 2.67 GHz | AMD Phenom II X4 965, 3.4 GHz
Memory: 6 GB RAM
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 (2 GB Memory Minimum)  | AMD Radeon HD 7950 (3 GB Memory Minimum)
DirectX: Version 11
Network: Broadband Internet connection required
Hard Drive: 45 GB available space


OS: Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1 (64-bit Operating System Required)
Processor: Intel Core i7-3770, 3.4 GHz | AMD FX-8350, 4.0 GHz
Memory: 8 GB RAM
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 – 3 GB Memory Recommended
DirectX: Version 11
Network: Broadband Internet connection
Hard Drive: 55 GB available space

Fix For Batman: Arkham Knight Game Crash Issue:

Batman: Arkham Knight crashes on PC at different sequences. we have listed below some of the most commons sequences where Batman: Arkham Knight crashes: "Game crashes back to desktop on startup, Game crashes after loading company logo, Game crashes during the gameplay, Game crashes with a black screen, Game crashes after changing the settings"

If you are experiencing any of the above crash with Batman: Arkham Knight, you might be having problem with your GPU. Just make sure your GPU is capable of running Batman: Arkham Knight, and if it is then updating your GPU driver is the only fix. To update GPU drivers, make use of any "Driver Scanner" software, it will be helpful to clean install the latest drivers.

Batman: Arkham Knight Verifying Game cache files issue:

Many Batman: Arkham Knight players are facing issue while verifying Game Cache files. This is a nasty issue where whole game gets deleted while verifying the integrity of the game cache files. This verifying process is helpful in restoring some of the missing game files. Instead of trying out some tweak to fix this issue manually, it's better to wait for developer to fix the issue with an official patch. All you can do in this case is "BACK-Up" your GAME FILES. Also be sure to update your graphics card drivers, Nvidia users have a Gameready driver available as of yesterday specifically for Arkham Knight.

Batman: Arkham Knight Broken SLI issues:

If you are experiencing this issue with Batman: Arkham Knight, all you need to do is just update the drivers. As mention above, Nvidia has already released a Game Ready Drivers for Batman: Arkham Knight. We expect AMD to follow th suit soon.

Batman: Arkham Knight Flickering issues:

This flickering issues is common with players who are running Batman: Arkham Knight in Windowed mode. Also, players with outdated DirectX will experience Flickering issue in Batman: Arkham Knight, make sure you update it now. As an alternate solution: Disable V-sync and check out whether or not there is some performance improvement in flickering issue.

Batman: Arkham Knight Dll error while installing the game:

This Dll error occurs while installing Batman: Arkham Knight on PC. This error occur when player accidentally delete any software that has necessary dll file to run the game. To fix this issue, all you need to do is install the required software again. Here is some of the Dll error message that you might come across:

Dllfilename.DLL Not Found
The file Dllfilename.dll is missing
File Dllfilename.dll not found
Dllfilename.dll not found. Reinstalling might help fix this.
The Dllfilename can be anything.For example D3d11.dll,msvcr110.dll,xlive.dll

Skip Intro videos in Batman: Arkham Knight:

You can skip the intro videos in Batman: Arkham Knight by following the step by step guide provided below:

First of all, go to C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Batman Arkham Knight\BMGame\Movies (*You may need to enable Filename Extensions in the view tab to see the .swf*)
Rename StartupMovie.swf + StartupMovieNV.swf to StartupMovie.bak
Go to Notepad > File > Save As…
Set "Save as Type" to All Files, browse to C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Batman Arkham Knight\BMGame\Movies and save two files…one named StartupMovie.swf and another named StartupMovieNV.swf.

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