100% Crash no matter what I do

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Issue Description:
The game launches with no problems, I select or make a character, then press start a loading screen comes up after a few minutes the game crashes and I get a crash report.

my graphics driver is up to date.
I have tried disabling my security system multiple times
verified game files multiple times, I even uninstalled the game and reinstalled it onto different hard drives
windows is up to date

Crash Report (If Applicable):
[Please see instructions on how to provide a crash report in the pinned Topic]
GUID: 77a321f3-13ae-44ae-a9b9-9416351da31f
Log File:
Info Type:

Error Displayed (If Applicable):

Steps to Reproduce:
[Please add the steps that can help our QA department in reproducing the issue. For example:]

  1. Start Game
  2. Select Character press play
  3. Crash

Mission Name (If Applicable):
Have not even played the game


Player ID:
Steam ID: 76561198042800780

Approx. Time of Issue & Timezone:

Reproduction Rate:
Constant (100%)

Upload Console Log:

  1. Press the Windows key + R
  2. Enter %appdata% within the search input and select ‘OK’
  3. Navigate to AppData\Roaming\Fatshark\Darktide\console_logs
  4. Locate the console log that corresponds with the session in which the issue occurred, by looking at the timestamps in the log names
  5. Upload here

console-2022-11-23-00.26.41-77a321f3-13ae-44ae-a9b9-9416351da31f.log (32.1 KB)

Upload darktide_launcher.log:

  1. Press the Windows key + R
  2. Enter %appdata% within the search input and select ‘OK’
  3. Navigate to AppData\Roaming\Fatshark\Darktide
  4. Locate the darktide_launcher.log in this directory
  5. Upload here

darktide_launcher.log (263.5 KB)

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