PSA: Outriders players are getting stuck when logging back in

Outriders players are running into a blocked path glitch that prevents them from progressing through the game. It occurs when a user logs out in specific areas and then logs back in. Once the game has loaded, they find that a previously unblocked route is now blocked. Thankfully, there are some workarounds. Here’s how to fix the Outriders blocked path glitch.

How to fix the Outriders blocked path glitch

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To fix the Outriders blocked path glitch, players must do the following:

  • Exit to the lobby and pick a different story point.
  • Join a random game through matchmaking.
  • Make sure you use the teleport marker to fast travel back to the base before logging out.

Happily, players have found a workaround early into the game’s launch. This should help users avoid a potentially game-breaking glitch. Users Cowabunga86 and Minaryte shared their troubleshooting tips on Reddit.

Despite the game going through a demo phase where players were offering feedback, some bugs and glitches were bound to slip through the cracks. With the full game now in the hands of gamers, developer People Can Fly can hopefully focus on squashing some of the remaining bugs and glitches, like this blocked route issue.

For those struggling to get out of location with a blocked path, be sure to try the fixes above before giving up. This works on PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Google Stadia.

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