Easily Fix New World Stuck on Loading Screen Issue

Everytime you launch New World, you get stuck on the “New World” screen and can’t play the game at all. Not to worry. The stuck on loading screen error is one of the common errors occuring to New World. Many users have encountered this error, so you’re not the only one. Following are the possible solutions that have been proved to be able to fix the error. You can try them one by one until you find the one that works for you.

Method 1: Ensure your PC meets the minimum system requirements for playing New World
Method 2: Verify the game files
Method 3: Update graphics card drivers
Method 4: Delete saved data
Method 5: Reinstall Easy Anti-Cheat
Method 6: Reinstall the game

Method 1: Ensure your PC meets the minimum system requirements for playing New World

If your PC is under the minimum system requirements for playing New World, you may encounter the stuck on loading screen error. To fix the error, the first thing you should do is to check your computer specs and ensure your PC meets the minimum system requirements to play New World.

You can check the New World minimum system requirements through the link of Amazon Games.

If your PC meets the minimum system requirements, go ahead to try other methods.

Method 2: Verify the game files

The stuck on loading screen error can be caused by corrupted or missing game files. You can have Steam verify the game files. If the game files are corrupted or missing, the verification process can fix and restore the files.

You can follow these steps to verify the game files:

1) Launch Steam.

2) Right-click on New World in your library and then select Properties.

3) Click the Local Files tab and click the Verify integrity of game files… button. Then Steam will start verifying the game files. This process may take several minutes. Please wait until the process is complete.

4) Once done, restart your computer and see if you can play New World successfully.

If Method 2 doesn’t work for you, continue to try Method 3.

Method 3: Update graphics card drivers

Outdated graphics card drivers can also be the cause of the stuck on loading screen error. To fix the error, you can try updating the graphics card drivers.

You can update the graphics card drivers manually. If you don’t have time or have little knowledge about drivers, you can do it easily with Driver Easy.

Driver Easy is a third-party driver update utility with more than 3 million users around the world. You can use it to scan your computer to detect all outdated drivers in your computer. The scan process just takes several seconds. After the scan process is done, you can update the graphics card drivers with a few clicks.

Download and install Driver Easy Free to your computer and use it to update the graphics card drivers now.

If Method 3 doesn’t work for you, you can try Method 4.

Method 4: Delete saved data

Some New World users have reported that deleting saved data helped them fix the infinite loading screen error. You can also try this method and see if it works for you. Here’s how to do it:

1) On your keyboard, press Win+R (the Windows logo key and the R key) at the same time to invoke the Run box.

2) Type %appdata% into the Run box and click the OK button.

3) Go to AppData > Roaming > AGS > New World.

4) Inside the New World folder, locate and delete the Savedata folder and the user_preload_settings.cfg file. These deleted files will be recreated after you restart your computer.

5) Restart your computer and launch New World to see if the error still occurs.

If the error still occurs, try the next method.

Method 5: Reinstall Easy Anti-Cheat

Easy Anti-Cheat is a program designed to control cheating on Multiplayer games like New World. The program was installed to your computer along with New World. It’s known to cause some New World performance issues such as the stuck on loading screen issue. Reinstalling the program may help fix the issue.

You can refer to the below steps to reinstall Easy Anti-Cheat:

Firstly, uninstall Easy Anti-Cheat.

1) Launch New World from your Steam library.

2) Go to Settings > Manage > Browse Local Files. Then New World’s installation folder will pop up.

3) Inside the installation folder, locate a folder named EasyAntiCheat, then double-click on it to open the folder.

4) Run the EasyAntiCheat_Setup.exe file from the EasyAntiCheat folder.

5) Click on Uninstall.

Secondly, install Easy Anti-Cheat again.

1) Run the EasyAntiCheat_Setup.exe file again.

2) Click on Install Easy AntiCheat, then follow the on-screen instructions to install the application on your computer.

After you’re done with reinstalling Easy Anti-Cheat, restart your computer and check to see if the New World stuck on loading screen issue persists.

Method 6: Reinstall the game

If none of the above methods works, the last resort you can try is to reinstall the game.

Firstly, uninstall the game.

1) Launch New World from your Steam library.

2) Go to Settings > Manage, then click on Uninstall.

Secondly, download and install New World again, then check to see if you can play the game successfully.

Hopefully you can fix the New World stuck on loading screen error with the above steps. If you have any questions, feel free to drop a comment below. I’ll get back to you ASAP.

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