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How To Fix Fall Guys Error Messages

Fall Guys has taken the gaming world by storm, but the game is inaccessible for many players with various error messages appearing. That's why we've created our very own Fall Guys Server Owl below.

Fall Guys has already experienced lots of different errors messages, check the list below for any known solutions. This list will be routinely updated with all known issues.

Read how to fix each error and if there isn't any major outages you should be able to get yourself back online.

Fall Guys Connection Error

As reported to us on our Server Status, the Fall Guys connection error is the most reported problem for players. This usually kicks a player mid-match or stops players getting into matches. An example of the error is shown below:

CONNECTION ERROR - Connection to the Server timed out. Please check the settings and try again.

Fall Guys Connection Error Screenshot

How to fix Fall Guys Connection Error:

Matchmaking Down for Maintenance

A deliberate error message by Mediatonic when searching for a match.

MATCHMAKING DOWN FOR MAINTENANCE - The matchmaker is currently down for maintenance whilst we add more capacity, please check back soon for updates.

Fall Guys Matchmaking Down For Maintenance Screenshot

You can check if other players are experiencing this by checking for Fall Guys outages below.

Stuck on Looking For Players

A matchmaking issue which doesn't show up any error message. There is a constant loop in the bottom left stating "Looking for players".

Fall Guys Stuck On Looking For Players Screenshot

'Looking For Players' Solution: Try exiting the application and restarting the game.

  • On PS4 go back to the home screen, highlight Fall Guys, press the 'Options' button and close the application.
  • On PC, exit the game and load it back up.
  • If this doesn't work, read the General Troubleshooting Guide.


This Fall Guys error message appears mid-match, kicking players or wiping progress when qualifying. Mediatonic are aware of this issue, it is likely down to a host issue kicking players from the game.

Disconnected - You have been disconnected from the Server!

Fall Guys General Troubleshooting

If you are facing a particular error with no known server outages then follow the steps below to attempt to rule out any local issues.

STEP 1: Exit application and restart the game.

STEP 2: Clear Cache:

STEP 3: Reset your router and check your internet connection.

STEP 4: Go to the Official Fall Guys Support page.

STEP 5: Delete the game and re-install (Be sure to check for outages below before doing this).

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Gabe itch

Saturday 29th of August 2020

I get disconnected often what should I G