Death Stranding PC – Download Stuck – How to fix

Death Stranding download stuck on Steam or Epic Games? Don’t worry we got you.

Death Stranding PC – Download Stuck – How to fix

Apparently a lot of people who bought Death Stranding on PC are facing an issue where the downloading of the game is stuck. No matter what they do the installation bar is reluctant to make any sort of progress.

People have already tried pausing and then resuming the download, restarting the download, restarting Steam, restarting Epic Games Launcher, restart their PC, etc. But nothing seems to help. A lot of the members are speculating that this has something to do with the CPU usage.

So is this a bug or a glitch? Well, the truth is this is neither a bug nor a glitch. If you go and look at the download folder of Steam you will notice that there is nothing over there. Steam will actually download the installer file first. And once the downloading is completed the unpacking will take place.

When Steam is showing that it is still downloading, it is not really accurate. It is unpacking the game instead.

The file size of Death Stranding is really huge. So all you have to do is wait for a while. The process is really fast on a SSD but HDD users would have to be a bit patient.

If you check out the discussions page of Death Stranding on Steam. You will get a good idea about the situation.


If you think this guide had helped you then let us know in the comment section below. Also, if you are facing problems that are not mentioned on this article then also you can comment below. We will try come out with a fix. Good luck!


That’s all folks!

Last Updated on July 14, 2020

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