Locked SOLVED [RESOLVED] Unable to enter Lunden when beginning "Walls and Shadows" quest | POST HERE16 Likes/367 Replies/17391 ViewsOriginal poster X.p0ker25 2 posts
Playing on an older PS4. The game has random blue screen lockups but this is different.
When I approach the north gate of Lunden, it's supposed to start an animation. I never get that far. It goes into a black screen with the 'activity' symbol in the lower right-hand corner for about 20 seconds. After that I can see Eivor and can move the camera but nothing else. I cannot move, I can't activate my menu, abilities or fast travel. I can only pause and reload the game. This has happened 6 times. I have checked to see that I'm running the most current version of the game and performed multiple restarts. I've done all the non-story content in Lunden but cannot start this quest.
Ubisoft Support Staff Ubi-Borealis 5779 posts
As we have had no reports of this issue with entering Lunden during "Walls and Shadows" since the release of TU 1.4.0, we will now be locking this thread.
If you encounter any further trouble with “Walls and Shadows," then please feel welcome to create a new thread and we’ll gladly take a closer look. When creating a new thread, please include any additional images/videos of the issue you’re encountering in-game, as this will be helpful for further investigation.
Hayvan1993 2 posts
I play on ps4 and i have problems with the quest walls and shadows. I was supposed to enter Lunden and an boxing event triggered. My two opponents spawned dead and I couldn't exit the boxing event. I had to reload but now the quest won't start at all.
I can't continue the campaign mission and I'm already 22h into the game. Newstart or load a save load are no option for me - I played for to long after the bug appeared.
This is my very first ticket. I hope you can help me.
ZeroHunt_X 3 posts
I go to where the mission starts but i glitch any idea how to fix this?
explodingice 3 posts
Whenever I attempt to approach the first marker,the one on the stable,the cutscene attempts to load. The game cuts to black,the load marker in the bottom right shows for a little bit,and the game loads back to normal,however now the text for "travel to Lunden" is gone and I have no controls. My options are to stand there and watch nps go about their business or press start which opens the screen for "quit to main title" or "options."
Ive still got Sciropescire and Snotinghamscire to do,though the second is out of my power range currently. Ive cleared most of the areas ive already done,ive tried switching save files,turning it off and on.Ive tried switching my pledge back and forth to no effect so ill do the others while I wait,but id hate to find out I have to restart my whole save file 40+ hours in.
KingleoA19 4 posts
I have downloaded the 1.04 update today whilst starting this quest yesterday and I have travelled to luden and then the game saves the screen the goes black and shows that it is loading but when the game comes back on I am standing out luden. I CANNOT MOVE or load up the menu and I am effectively stuck in place i think the update has broke the game and yet I am over 30 hours into please can someone help and give me a reason for this.
KingleoA19 4 posts
- Original poster KingleoA19 3 posts
- about a minute ago I have downloaded the 1.04 update today whilst starting this quest yesterday and I have travelled to luden and then the game saves the screen the goes black and shows that it is loading but when the game comes back on I am standing out luden. I CANNOT MOVE or load up the menu and I am effectively stuck in place i think the update has broke the game and yet I am over 30 hours into please can someone help and give me a reason for this.
Stianah 1 posts
The game chrash every time i tri to enter Lunden.
I play on a PS4. I have tried earlier saves and everything. I am tired of all the buga in this game. I love all of AC games but this is not tested good enough before release.
partcyborg 1 posts
I have encountered a game breaking bug in Assassin's Creed Valhalla.
Ubisoft support case: https://support.ubisoft.com/en-US/Cases/13438217
When beginning the quest "Walls and Shadows", you are instructed to travel to Lunden. However once arriving in Lunden, as soon as I approach the quest marker, the game suddenly switches to a black screen like a cut scene is about to start. No cut screen appears, and the black screen continues for some time, while ambient audio from the current area continues to play in the background. Eventually, the normal game screen returns, however I am unable to move my character in any way. The game continues like this until I exit.
I have done a number of things to try to resolve this issue on my own, and each time the issue reoccurs. These steps are listed below:
- Restart the game
- Restart my computer
- Approach the quest marker from the opposite side of the map
- Reset my DirectX cache
- Reset my shader cache
- Start the game in offline mode
- Verify game files
- Ensure that my OS is fully updated
- Ensure that I am running the latest Radeon GPU drivers
Here is a video of me encountering this issue:
Operating System: Windows 10 Education 64-bit (10.0, Build 19041) (19041.vb_release.191206-1406)
Processor: AMD Ryzen 9 3900X
Memory: 32768MB RAM
Display Adaptor: AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT
guest-eOrvLDqH 1 posts
Walls and Shadows quest as soon as I get to the quest spot it acts like there should be a cut scene and after waiting for it nothing comes up and my character is stuck just standing there can't move can't do anything but reload last saved game.
Mcnilty 3 posts
Hi, i'm playing on ps5 and just started the walls and shadows quest. When I arrive at the North gate of London, the game takes slightly longer to load, and then my character won't move, I can only move the camera angle. Is there a fix?
Kaihlos787 4 posts
When I try to start the mission in Lunden instead of loading the cutscene it goes to gameplay but cant move only the camera works im stuck here and cant progress!
Schmidy0462 1 posts
Walls and Shadows Bug
When first arriving to Lunden I go in to a loading screen then come out unable to move character. I can move camera but the only thing I can do is quit to main menu.
ViRaLuNdEaD 27 posts
I was trying to start the Lunden arc and fast traveled to Lunden (I'd already been there several times.) I headed for the quest marker at the Cripple Gate but was coming from inside the city. The game screen went black and there was some dialog like a cut scene was about to start but it just kept loading and loading (spinning symbol in lower right corner.) After at least 3 to 4 minutes it finally loaded and I was inside the gate still and couldn't move. No one was moving, no cut scene played or anything. Only thing I could do was quit to title screen. I reloaded my last save inside the city, but this time I went outside the walls and came back around and approached the gate from the outside and it worked fine.
ToNicZ9095 7 posts
I have an issue when trying to start the "Walls and Shadows" quest (Lunden Arc). The quest triggers an auto-saving loop that goes on for about 30 seconds. After that the quest sort of "activates", but there are nothing active for the quest to be done and Eivor can't move (only rotate camera). I can't open the map or anything, exept having the only options to quit to Title Screen or Options Menu.
Tired exiting to Animus, fast travel to the settlement and back a couple of times. Also tried to close the game properly from the Xbox home screen.
This is my first MAJOR glitch, since I can't progress with the story. 40+ hours in.
Ubisoft Support Staff Ubi-Baron 794 posts
@ToNicZ9095 Thank you for reporting this to us, we're sorry to hear that's been occurring.
One thing to try, if you haven't already is creating a New Manual save, then loading that Save and trying to see if the same thing happens or if it's due to the current Save slot.
Nightshadow159 1 posts
@explodingice I'm getting the same thing on PS4. Did you clear out the mysteries, artifacts and wealth before attempting the mission? I'm wondering if clearing the map first and then starting the story mission has somehow broken this mission. Which would be unfortunate for me as that is my preferred play style. Basically the cutscene doesn't load but the game tries to...
ToNicZ9095 7 posts
Thanks for the reply!
However creating a new Manual Save did not solve the issue, unfortunately. I also tried approaching from different directions of the wall, but that has not worked either. From watching some videos the auto-save loop does its thing instead of playing the cutscene that should occur.
Hoping the next patch fixes this issue and releases fairly soon!
olvirhufna 1 posts
I arrived at the Crepelgate and heard Eivor speak (perhaps a cut scene) but nothing happened. I spent about 15 minutes exploring and completing a treasure hoard, saved my game and logged off.
All my save games (manual and auto) are in Lunden. When I load any I cannot move, and pressing options gives only return to main menu or game options choice (like when in a cut scene). Happens on all saves.
Saw similar issue for PC but obviously the workaround does not work on ps4, plus I don't have an earlier autosave before the arrival at Lunden.
As all of my autosaves are broken, I cannot play. 33 hours in, so starting a new game (to then potentially be bugged) is not an option.
szalkiria 14 posts
Fantastic patch my game got error again in Lunden "Walls of Shadows: My character is froze. I can't make any move . Thats is first chapter. I try to move and nothing happened . Everything else is moving except my character. The game was loading when i was close to the meeting point and then the character just froze.
Is PS4 game .