How to fix Street Fighter V Errors: UE4-KiwiGame Crash, Fightstick Issue, Lag, Freeze, Server Error, Game doesn’t start and more

How to fix Street Fighter V Errors

The fifth main iteration in the long running fighting franchise has been released on PC. Street Fighter V launches with 16 characters, four of which make their debut with this entry. One of coolest features of Street Fighter V is that it features cross-platform play between PC and PS4 users. But that only works if your PC version is working right.

Within hours of launch, users have reported multiple issues while running the game on their rigs. Fightstick issues, server disconnection issues, crashes and lag are the most frequently reported ones. We have compiled a list of the most common errors and fixes to help you get started with the game. Before going any further, double check the official system requirements with your rig. If you don’t meet the minimum ones, then we suggest you upgrade your PC first.

Street Fighter V Official System Requirements

MINIMUM

  • OS: Windows 7 64-bit
  • CPU: Intel Core i3-4160 @ 3.6 GHz
  • RAM: 6 GB
  • Video: Nvidia GTX 480 or higher
  • Sound: DirectX-compatible sound card or onboard chipset
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Internet: Broadband connection required

RECOMMENDED

  • OS: Windows 7 64-bit
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-4690K @3.50GHz
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • Video: Nvidia GTX 960
  • Sound: DirectX-compatible sound card or onboard chipset
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Internet: Broadband connection required

How to fix Street Fighter V Errors: UE4-KiwiGame Crash, Fightstick Issue, Lag, Freezing, Server Error, Game doesn’t start and more

#1 Crash / CTD / Crash at startup in Street Fighter V fix:

NVIDIA has released the game ready drivers for the game. Make sure you install them before trying to play the game. AMD users have to wait for their turn. But there are still cases where users are reporting crashes even after updating their video card drivers to the latest version. So any official patch from Capcom is welcome.

#2 Fightstick not working with Street Fighter V issue fix:

You need to use a third party tool like Joy2Key to use your controller with the game.

#3 PS3 / PS4 controller not working with Street Fighter V on PC fix:

To make your PS3 / PS4 controller working with the PC version of the Street Fighter V, you need to follow the steps below.

  1. First, you have to download a third party button mapping tool like x360ce or Joy2Key. Here we use x360ce. You can get it from here.
  2. Next extract the contents from the archive and copy x360ce_x64.exe to the following directory
    “C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapp­s\common\StreetFight­erV\StreetFighterV\B­inaries\Win64”
  3. Then launch the app. Mae sure your controller is detected by the tool. Then under Controller 1, choose Auto or Manual as per your preference. We recommend to choose Auto as it automatically maps the buttons on your stick and has worked perfectly for most users.

#4 Black screen after Capcom logo in Street Fighter V fix:

If your game is crashing just after the Capcom logo shows up, then go to the Steam folder. Then go to common\StreetFighter­V\StreetFighterV\Con­tent\Movies and delete or rename the OpeningTrPC.wmv file. Make sure you backup the file before deleting or renaming it.

#5 FPS Drop after few minutes in Street Fighter V fix:

This is a common issue among the users right now. Even if you have a beast PC and played the game perfectly on high settings for over an hours, the issue seems to be existent. You can downscale the in-game resolution to avoid this kind of issue.

#6 Crash after playing a few minutes in Street Fighter fix:

To fix these random crashes after playing for a few minutes, you need to follow the steps below.

  1. Press Windows + R
  2. Type “msc” and hit Enter
  3. Disable the Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel service
    This should fix the issue.

#7 “UE4-KiwiGame has crashed and will close” issue in Street Fighter V fix:

This is common issue among users right now. Running Steam as administrator has proved to resolve the issue for most users on Windows 10. If you are on Windows 7 or 8, you may to wait for any official statement from Capcom.

More fixes are on their way. If you have any certain issue running the game, kindly report in the comments section. We will find a solution for you as soon as possible.