Constant Crash on Character Selection Screen

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Issue Description:
After reaching the character selection screen, the game will freeze then crash after 1 second. The character model doesn’t alsways appear.

Crash Report (If Applicable):
[Please see instructions on how to provide a crash report in the pinned Topic]

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 the Game
  2. Press Space on the Title Screen
  3. Character Selection Screen Appears
  4. Freeze and Crash after 1 sec

Mission Name (If Applicable):

[Steam/Microsoft Store]

Player ID:
[Steam ID/Steam Profile URL/GamerTag]

Approx. Time of Issue & Timezone:
12/06/2022,04:42 PM, Paris

Reproduction Rate:
Once - Rare (<10%) - Unusual (<25%) - Common (<50%) - Often (<75%) - Constant (100%)

Upload Supporting Evidence:
[Screenshots, recordings, links to Twitch VODs, etc.]

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-2022-12-06-15.41.14-6fbf4992-2330-469e-a588-c9e70dc8e9b5.log (29.4 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 (580.8 KB)

Same Problem on Microsoft Stor Version

console-2022-12-06-17.38.30-923ee9aa-526a-42d7-a509-97f43821f125.log (55.1 KB)

Thank you for reporting - we’ll look in to this.