How to Fix Backbone Crashing, Stuttering, and Other Performance Issues
Backbone is the latest game by developer EggNut. Since its release, many players are complaining about the Backbone crashing, lagging, and sometimes, black screen. While the developer has been continuously releasing new updates to fix these kinds of concerns, it seems that not every loophole has been fixed. While we are still waiting for a new update to fix these issues, here are the recommended methods to fix the Backbone in-game issues.
Known Backbone Issues
Here is the list of issues that have been reported by many players while playing Backbone:
- Black Screen
- Screen Tearing
Recommended Fixes for Backbone Issues
There are lots of factors that may cause Backbone crashes, black screen, lag, screen tearing, and stuttering. If you’re one of the Backbone players having at least one of the mentioned issues, here are the recommended steps that you need to do to fix and address the problem.
Check Backbone System Requirements
One of the main reasons for having Backbone crashing and black screen issues are not meeting at least the recommended system requirements of the game. If you downloaded Backbone without checking the requirements first, it’s time for you to visit this link for the full requirements of Backbone.
Update Your Drivers
Backbone is released in a good condition. If you meet the minimum requirements of the game, it’s likely that your outdated graphics driver is the main reason why Backbone is crashing. We highly recommend getting the latest update for your PC. You can visit your hardware manufacturer’s official website to get the latest update for your device.
Manually downloading and installing drivers for your PC is time-consuming. For some, updating drivers may be a little bit complicated. For those who want an easier method, we recommend trying IObit’s Driver Booster to automatically download and fetch the latest and needed driver update for your PC. In our case, we used Driver Booster to update and fix the crashing and performance issues in Backbone.
Verify Game Integrity
Assuming that you tried the two methods above but still experiencing some Backbone issues, you can try verifying the game integrity of Backbone. Using this process, Steam will scan all the needed files or fix any corrupted files associated with Backbone.
- Open Steam and go to Library.
- Select Backbone from the game list on the left side.
- Right-click and select Properties.
- Click the Local Files tab.
- Click the Verify integrity of game files… button.
Check out the image below for the steps.
Right after clicking the verify button, all you have to do is wait until Steam completes the file verification for Backbone.
Disable or temporarily disable your antivirus or any security programs on your computer. There’s a chance that your antivirus program is deleting or restricting Backbone to run smoothly.
Contact the Official Support
If you’re still having some Backbone issues after trying all the recommended fixes above, you can always reach the official support team of Rogue Legends. You can visit their official website or join the discussion on the Backbone discussion community on Steam.