Recent released update for Xbox Series X aims to fix Baldur’s Gate 3 Save Deletion Issue for players. This issue is disturbing players for a while.
Does This Update Fixes Baldur’s Gate 3 Save Deletion Issue?
Xbox Fans were expecting to get Baldur’s Gate 3 for a while. Finally this happened and Xbox fans can play and enjoy the game. Unfortunately, the Baldur’s Gate 3 Xbox port has also come with one serious issue that seems to be unique to the version of the game available on Xbox Series X/S consoles. Since Baldur’s Gate 3’s Xbox launch, a devastating error has been discovered that causes players’ saves to be deleted.
Ways to avoid the Baldur’s Gate 3 save deletion issue have been shared, like turning off the Quick Resume feature, exiting to the main menu whenever shutting down the game, and making sure the game is completely closed before turning off one’s Xbox.
But hopefully the latest Xbox Series X firmware update will make it so Baldur’s Gate 3 players no longer have to worry too much about losing their Xbox saves. Microsoft has issued Xbox Series X/S firmware version 2921 that could potentially prevent the issue.
It’s recommended that Baldur’s Gate 3 players on Xbox continue taking steps to avoid the save deletion error from happening. Larian said that it is still investigating the issue of disappearing save files and is “working to remedy” the situation “as quickly as possible.” Updating one’s Xbox Series X/S to the latest firmware could go a long way in preventing the save deletion error from happening, but it’s better to be safe than sorry.
Larian shared step by step instructions on how Baldur’s Gate 3 players can update their Xbox consoles to the latest firmware version. It’s recommended that Baldur’s Gate 3 players on Xbox do so before the next time they play. Larian has asked that Xbox gamers reach out to the company’s support team if they still experience the Baldur’s Gate 3 save deletion bug even after updating their console to the latest firmware version.
How to Update Xbox Series X Console to Latest Firmware Version
- Press Xbox button to open guide
- Go to Profile & Systems > Settings > System > Updates
- Select Console Update Available
Xbox fans can expect more updates for Baldur’s Gate 3 itself moving forward. In fact, a Baldur’s Gate 3 hotfix released just recently, so Larian is clearly dedicated to improving its massive, award winning RPG. Here’s hoping that the Baldur’s Gate 3 Xbox save issues are completely eliminated so fans no longer have to stress about losing their save file.