Error Fixes for Bayonetta PC- Crashes, Errors, Bugs-Workarounds and Tweaks Guide

Bayonetta , the action adventure game is finally out for PC and has received overwhelmingly positive reviews on Steam. Bayonetta, the game published by Sega Entertainment, was originally released for Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii U back in 2009. It’s sequel Bayonetta 2 was also released back in 2014 and the game has been a huge success. The game series has bagged so many awards to it’s name.

Finally in 2017, the PC port of the game has been released and the game has received the same response here in this platform as well. The game has received 94% positive reviews on steam which is phenomenal. However, there are a list of issues that are to be solved to get into the game. These issues are related to the installation and Gameplay of the game. Issues like crashes, black screen issues, bugs and several errors have probable workarounds and tweaks. We have tried our best to put up the list of fixes for issues in Bayonetta PC version. If you found help from our post, please do share and help us grow.

Before getting into the list of fixes, let’s have a look at the system requirements of Bayonetta. If your PC falls behind the requirements, do upgrade your PC as soon as possible. That’ll solve 90% of the issues for you.


    • OS: Microsoft Windows 7 / 8 (8.1)/ 10
    • Processor: Core i3 3220
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Radeon HD6950 / GeForce GTX 570 (VRAM 768MB)
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 20 GB available space

    • OS: Windows 7 / 8 (8.1)/ 10
    • Processor: Core i5 4460
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Radeon HD7870 / Geforce GTX 760 or more (VRAM 2GB or more)
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 20 GB available space

Fixes for Errors and Issues in Bayonetta PC:

#Frame Drop Issues in Bayonetta PC Fix:

Try the following workarounds.

  • Update the Drivers of your Video card.
  • Running the game in offline mode also seems to be working as mentioned by few of the players in forums.

# Game Crashes to Desktop: Bayonetta Fix:

We have a probable solution to this error. This game has been suffering with the crashing issues ever since the open beta and these issues don’t seem to have gone even after the official release. To solve this issue, you can try making a clean install of the latest drivers on your system to solve the crashing issues.Finding each component and making a clean install can be time consuming and sometimes may not work. Hence we recommend you to use the Driver Scanner, a tool which updates all kinds of PC drivers on one click. To do this,

  1. Open this Link.
  2. Now, click on “Scan for Drivers”
  3. You’ll be prompted to download the Driver scanner.
  4. After downloading it, scan your PC for outdated drivers using it.
  5. It usually takes 5-10 minutes.
  6. From the results, you can update the drivers on one click.

# Game stuck on Loading screen Fix:

Most of the time, this happens because of missing/corrupt files. Sometimes, your antivirus program doesn’t let you download few files from the steam. So, disable your Anti-virus program and verify the integrity of game cache files. Restore the missing files and install the game.

# Missing Executable file error Fix: Bayonetta PC:

This error can be solved by verifying the integrity of game cache files. Just in case, white list your game in your Anto-virus program so that the firewall does not create any problem.

# Game doesn’t launch Fix:

Try verifying the integrity of game cache files

  • Go to Steam Library.
    Open Resident Evil 7.
    Then right click on the Game and select Properties option.
    Now, go to Third tab “Local Files”
    Now, you can see the “Verify Integrity of the Game cache”

# Download Stuck at 99% Fix:

Generally, the downloading takes more time at the end. So just be patient for a while. If that’s not the case , then try disabling your antivirus and download the game again.

If you are having any more issues, do comment below and allow us to help.


  • random

    Is this an article for driver scanner (through an undisclosed affiliate link), resident evil 7 or bayonetta? I’m very confused