Crash on launch ( Failed To Create Render Backend )

  • Victoria 3 - Sign up now!

    The journey begins, sign up now and get a special in-game item when the game is released.


  • Crusader Kings III Available Now!

    The realm rejoices as Paradox Interactive announces the launch of Crusader Kings III, the latest entry in the publisher’s grand strategy role-playing game franchise. Advisors may now jockey for positions of influence and adversaries should save their schemes for another day, because on this day Crusader Kings III can be purchased on Steam, the Paradox Store, and other major online retailers.


    Real Strategy Requires Cunning
  • Crusader Kings II Expansion Subscription

    Subscribe to the CK II Expansion and enjoy unlimited access to 13 major expansions and more!


Status
Not open for further replies.

Rivve

Private
35 Badges
Jun 17, 2015
14
0
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Cities in Motion 2
  • Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham
  • Hearts of Iron III
  • Impire
  • Knights of Pen and Paper +1 Edition
  • Magicka
  • Sengoku
  • Ship Simulator Extremes
  • Humble Paradox Bundle
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Field Marshal
  • Crusader Kings III
  • Cities: Skylines - Natural Disasters
  • Cities: Skylines - Mass Transit
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Death or Dishonor
  • Cities: Skylines - Green Cities
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Expansion Pass
  • Cities: Skylines - Parklife
  • Cities: Skylines Industries
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Expansion Pass
  • Cities: Skylines - Campus
  • Hearts of Iron IV: La Resistance
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Colonel
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Cadet
  • Hearts of Iron IV Sign-up
  • Cities: Skylines - Snowfall
  • Cities: Skylines - After Dark
  • Mount & Blade: With Fire and Sword
  • Cities: Skylines
  • War of the Roses
  • Victoria 2
  • Teleglitch: Die More Edition
  • Europa Universalis IV
  • Crusader Kings II: The Old Gods
  • Cities: Skylines - Parklife Pre-Order
Anyone got a fix for the "Failed to create render backend" error? Tried launching windows,fullscreen, with v-sync, without v-sync no difference.
 

Cederstronk

QA Manager
QA
Aug 20, 2020
131
45
Hello Rivve,

Thanks for submitting your issue.

Could you please try the following and let me know if it resolves the issue?

  • Verify integrity of your game files on Steam.
  • Update your drivers, and make sure it's the latest version
  • Update your Windows OS. and make sure it's the latest version
 

Pakojo

Corporal
50 Badges
Jan 6, 2012
25
3
  • Crusader Kings II: Monks and Mystics
  • Hearts of Iron II: Armageddon
  • Crusader Kings II: Way of Life
  • Pillars of Eternity
  • Crusader Kings II: Horse Lords
  • Crusader Kings II: Conclave
  • Stellaris
  • Stellaris Sign-up
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Cadet
  • Crusader Kings II: Reapers Due
  • 500k Club
  • Surviving Mars
  • Age of Wonders III
  • Crusader Kings II: Jade Dragon
  • Surviving Mars: Digital Deluxe Edition
  • Shadowrun Returns
  • Shadowrun: Dragonfall
  • Crusader Kings II: Holy Fury
  • Imperator: Rome Sign Up
  • Victoria 2: Heart of Darkness
  • Europa Universalis IV
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Victoria: Revolutions
  • Victoria 2
  • Victoria 2: A House Divided
  • Warlock: Master of the Arcane
  • Darkest Hour
  • Hearts of Iron III
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Magicka 2
  • Crusader Kings II: Charlemagne
  • Crusader Kings II: Rajas of India
  • Crusader Kings II: The Republic
  • Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham
  • Crusader Kings II: Sunset Invasion
  • Crusader Kings II: Sword of Islam
I have a similar issue, but with no error message, it start to launch the game and crashes.
Maybe it's because in the launcher no monitor is detected, in the Screen selector says: (0) 0
I believe no monitor is detected

I'm playing the XBox Game Pass version
 
  • 1Like
Reactions:

Rivve

Private
35 Badges
Jun 17, 2015
14
0
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Cities in Motion 2
  • Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham
  • Hearts of Iron III
  • Impire
  • Knights of Pen and Paper +1 Edition
  • Magicka
  • Sengoku
  • Ship Simulator Extremes
  • Humble Paradox Bundle
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Field Marshal
  • Crusader Kings III
  • Cities: Skylines - Natural Disasters
  • Cities: Skylines - Mass Transit
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Death or Dishonor
  • Cities: Skylines - Green Cities
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Expansion Pass
  • Cities: Skylines - Parklife
  • Cities: Skylines Industries
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Expansion Pass
  • Cities: Skylines - Campus
  • Hearts of Iron IV: La Resistance
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Colonel
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Cadet
  • Hearts of Iron IV Sign-up
  • Cities: Skylines - Snowfall
  • Cities: Skylines - After Dark
  • Mount & Blade: With Fire and Sword
  • Cities: Skylines
  • War of the Roses
  • Victoria 2
  • Teleglitch: Die More Edition
  • Europa Universalis IV
  • Crusader Kings II: The Old Gods
  • Cities: Skylines - Parklife Pre-Order
Hello Rivve,

Thanks for submitting your issue.

Could you please try the following and let me know if it resolves the issue?

  • Verify integrity of your game files on Steam.
  • Update your drivers, and make sure it's the latest version
  • Update your Windows OS. and make sure it's the latest version

Updating my Radeon drivers 20.8.2 to 20.8.3 beta drivers fixed the issue,
Thanks!
 
Status
Not open for further replies.