How To Fix Granblue Fantasy: Relink Crashing, Not Launching, Freezing

Granblue Fantasy: Relink Stuck on Black Screen – How to Fix

Granblue Fantasy: Relink is an action role-playing game developed by Cygames and PlatinumGames. It offers players an immersive fantasy world filled with exciting gameplay and a captivating storyline. However, like any game, players may encounter various issues. Encountering a black screen issue can be frustrating. If you find yourself stuck on a black screen during loading or lobby entry, try these steps to resolve the problem:

Granblue Fantasy: Relink Stuck on Black Screen – How to Fix

Check System Requirements

Ensure that your gaming system meets the minimum requirements for Granblue Fantasy: Relink. Inadequate hardware might lead to performance issues.

  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i3-9100 / AMD Ryzen™ 3 3200G
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce GTX™ 1060 6GB / AMD Radeon™ RX 580 8GB

Update Graphics Drivers

Make sure your graphics drivers are up-to-date. Outdated drivers can cause compatibility issues with the game.

Updating drivers manually can be complicated and time-consuming. For a simpler method, we recommend using IObit’s Driver Booster to automatically download and fetch the latest and needed driver updates for your PC. Follow these steps to use the software:

  1. Download Driver Booster.
  2. Install and run the software.
  3. Click the Scan button and let Driver Booster scan any outdated drivers on your PC.
  4. If the software found any outdated driver, click the Update Now button located on the upper left of the window.
  5. Wait until the Driver Booster finishes the driver download and installation process.

Note that your PC may restart several times depending on the drivers that are being updated. 

Verify Game Files (Steam)

If you are playing on Steam, right-click on Granblue Fantasy: Relink in your library, go to Properties, and under the Local Files tab, click on “Verify Integrity of Game Files.” This ensures that game files are not corrupted.

Run as Administrator

Right-click on the game’s executable file or shortcut and select “Run as Administrator.” This gives the game the necessary permissions to function correctly.

Fullscreen/Windowed Mode

Experiment with changing the game’s display mode. Switch between fullscreen and windowed modes to see if it resolves the black screen issue.

Reinstall the Game

If all else fails, consider uninstalling and reinstalling Granblue Fantasy: Relink. This can help eliminate any corrupted files that might be causing the black screen problem.

If the issue persists, reach out to the game’s official support channels for assistance. Provide them with details about your system and the problem you are facing.

Final Words

By following these steps, you increase the chances of resolving the black screen issue in Granblue Fantasy: Relink and getting back into the game smoothly.

Masab Farooque is a Tech Geek, Writer, and Founder at The Panther Tech. He is also a lead game developer at 10StaticStudios. When he is not writing, he is mostly playing video games