A elden ring According to a report by , the exploit crashes PC gamers’ games and throws them into infinite death loops PC gamer.
As shown in a video by Elden Ring Update on Twitter, the apparent hack occurs when an intruder activates a certain ability and triggers some sort of glitch that crashes the host’s game. When the player tries to open the game, he finds his character falling to his death over and over again.
⚠️Elden Ring PSA for PC Gamers⚠️
An exploit is circulating on the PC where hackers corrupt your save file while being attacked.
At first they will crash your game, and when you open it again your character will keep falling to his death… pic.twitter.com/8et3bl8T1I
— Mordecai (@EldenRingUpdate) March 18, 2022
A users on Reddit suggests a possible workaround, but it doesn’t seem to work 100 percent of the time. You can try exiting the game with Alt + F4 just before your character dies, which should buy you some extra time on your next login. When you reopen the game, quickly open the map and warp to a place of mercy. If you can’t get to a place of grace fast enough, the death loop starts all over again. A users on Reddit reported that 100 hours of gameplay were lost without attempting the workaround.
FromSoftware and Bandai Namco have yet to comment on the situation, but we’ll update this article as we receive new information. For now, it’s probably best to back up your save files and play offline as it’s the only way to avoid invasions.
Earlier this year, an exploit in Dark Souls – another title from FromSoftware and Bandai Namco — made PC gamers vulnerable to dangerous remote code execution Attacks. At the time, players were worried that the problem could also affect those not yet released elden ring. Dark Souls‘ PC servers have been shut down since February to allow developers to fix the problem.
https://www.theverge.com/2022/3/20/22987706/elden-ring-exploit-pc-infinite-death-loop-hack-glitch Elden Ring exploit sends PC players into endless death loops