Players trying to cooperate with The Ascent mode may encounter a bug that prevents them from connecting to other players. This problem was uncontrollable in the game. and as a result, many stopped playing the cooperative regime altogether. This means that there are several fixes that players can try to avoid the mistake.
What is co-op multiplayer does not work bug The Ascent
As mentioned earlier, players will eventually go alone in the game, even though they play a co-op mode. Unfortunately, there is no known reason why this error occurs, and we will have to wait for the developers’ official comments on this topic. In the meantime, players can try some of the following methods that can fix the bug:
- The bug seems to be dominant in the PC version of the game. If you have an Xbox, try playing on it.
- Quit the game completely using the PC Task Manager. After closing, make sure it is not running in the background. Open the game again and try the collaboration mode again.
- Restart PC / Xbox and reopen the game. If the problem persists, uninstall and reinstall the game.
- Make sure the game is updated to the latest version.
There is no guaranteed solution to the bug and players will have to wait for the developers to officially resolve the issue.