Resident Evil 4 Remake stuck on loading screen - how to fix RE4 Remake infinite loading screen


Resident Evil 4 remake stuck on loading screen two main characters

Fans have all been awaiting the Resident Evil 4 Remake, especially since it has been described as being very faithful. But now that players got their hands on it, some are reporting some tech issues here and there. Have you been having problems with the Resident Evil 4 Remake stuck on loading screen?

With games today being quite complicated it is quite easy to see something going wrong, it is good to remember to always keep your OS and drivers updated of course.

But if you're having trouble getting past the loading screen of Resident Evil 4 Remake on your Steam Deck or PC, don't worry, we've got some solutions that can help you out.

How to fix Resident Evil 4 Remake stuck on loading screen

While the usual advice can help, such as updating your drivers and reinstalling the game, some players have reported that this might be an issue relating to save games. So, the first thing to try is to disable cloud saving (or enable it, if it was disabled to start with), then try loading it again.

If that doesn't help, then you might want to try to get someone to send you a saved game file. Clearly, that is not the best option since we want to finish the game with our own files, but if you've been finding yourself unable to go beyond the loading screen, that might be a fix.

How to check file integrity of Resident Evil 4 Remake in Steam

As mentioned, you might want to try reinstalling the game if all else fails, but before doing so you might want to check the file integrity of the game. Here's how to do it in Steam:

  • Select the game in your Steam Library;
  • Right-click on Resident Evil 4 Remake;
  • Go to the "Local Files" tab;
  • Select "check integrity" and wait for it to finish.

That will surely help if something has gone wrong in a recent update or installation. If you've been having issues with other games on Steam, be sure to check our guides on how to fix Steam cloud error and how to fix Steam login issue.

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