Cities: Skylines (Steam) - Game crashed upon loading


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Jul 19, 2021
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Describe your issue
Game crashed upon loading

What is your game version?
Steam (most updated)

What expansions do you have installed?
After Dark, Snowfall, Green Cities, Industries

What mods are you using?
Disabled all mods and problem still exists

Please explain your issue is in as much detail as possible.
Accidentally switched off my computer after I loaded my C:S game
As I rebooted and start the game again, I couldnt start the game.
"The game crashed. Crash report folder next to game executable."
Tried verify folders and cache via steam, didnt work.

Error log and output log here:

Much thanks!

Can you replicate the issue? If yes, please explain how you did it.
Reloading the game, doesnt help, same crash

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Just to clarify, is it crashing when the game program starts, or when you click on "New Game"?

Since you had what sounds like an ungraceful shutdown, you should go to the Steam client and have it verify your game files. If any got corrupted, it will reinstall them for you.


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And please attach the log files here, rather than links to pastebin. Thnks.