How To Fix Fall Guys Epic Games Account Error On Steam And PS4

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How To Fix Fall Guys Epic Games Account Error

Looking for ways to fix Fall Guys Epic Games Account error? We've got you covered!

Fall Guys hasn't had a smooth ride since it released the free-for-all version in June 2022. The game suffers from glitches and bugs that some players can't get past. Fall Guys error code 201_003 and error 200_1040 are some of the most common issues you'll probably encounter.

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As of late, Fall Guys players are experiencing different types of Epic Games Account errors. If you are one of the Fall Guys players who is experiencing this error, here are some potential fixes. Let's get started!

How To Fix Fall Guys Epic Games Account Error 200_1040 Session Expired

If you encounter Fall Guys Epic Games Account error 200_1040, the support page suggests verifying the game files to fix the issue. To do this:

  1. Launch the Epic Games client.
  2. Navigate to the game in your Library, and click on the three dots icon at the bottom right corner of the game title.
  3. On the next menu, click on Verify in the drop-down navigation.
  4. Wait for the files to get verified. It normally takes a few minutes.
  5. Once this has finished, restart the game, and see if the error has been resolved.

If the error persists, reach out to Epic Games player support and provide them with as much information as possible. They will be able to help you out and get you back in the game. Since a lot of players are experiencing this issue, we can expect a patch to be released soon.

How To Fix Fall Guys Epic Games Account Error 200_1050

Typically, Fall Guys Epic Games Account error 200_1050 occurs as soon as you press start on the game. The error is accompanied by a message saying:

EPIC GAMES ACCOUNT ERROR

Your Epic Games Account is disabled. Please switch to an active Epic Games Account, or contact Epic Games Player Support.

Error Code: 200_1050

By the looks of it, your Epic Games account has been disabled. According to Epic Games, accounts are disabled for one of the following reasons:

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  • You requested to disable the account.
  • Fraud or suspicious activity.
  • The account has been banned for misconduct in one of the games.

In order to fix the error, contact Epic Games player support as mentioned in the error message. They may ask you for some information like your IP address, the last 4 digits of your credit card and the town you make purchases in just to verify that your account hasn't been hacked and any purchases haven't been made by anyone else.

How To Fix Fall Guys Epic Games Account Error 200_001

The Fall Guys support page has a detailed guide on fixing this particular issue. Whether you are experiencing this error on your PC, PlayStation, Switch or other consoles, you can follow the steps below to fix it.

Error 200_001 on PS4 and PS5

Make sure you have the right Fall Guys Launcher. The support page suggests uninstalling all versions of Fall Guys you have on your console, restart the PC and then download the game again from your Game Library.

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This is especially important if you have played the Beta. Also, make sure your timezone is set to automatic.

Error 200_001 on Nintendo Switch

Try to log in here by selecting Nintendo Switch as the login option. This will update your account and allow you to play without any hiccups.

Also, make sure your timezone is set to automatic. Go to System Settings and Synchronise Clock via Internet.

Error 200_001 on PC

If you are playing Fall Guys on Steam, the fix is a bit elaborate. Before we begin the troubleshooting, make sure your Windows and Network Adapters are updated. Here are some of the fixes that you can try.

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  • Verify your game files, and then run your launcher as Admin. If the issue persists, try the next fix.
  • Uninstall any existing Microsoft Visual C++ {year} Redistributable entries, restart Windows once completed, and then, install the latest Visual C++ redistributable package from here. Finally, your launcher as Admin to see if the problem is fixed.
  • Check for missing or corrupted system files in Windows using this tool.
  • Make sure your Windows firewall is not blocking the connection.

If none of the above fixes work, reach out to Epic Games player support and provide them with as much information as possible. They will be able to help you out and get you back in the game.