Overwolf + RivaTuner might crash Apex Legends

while testing RivaTuner with Predator, I noticed that sometimes Apex gets into a loop where it will crash right after the first loading screen (with the season 10 theme and “continue” button)
for me this state did NOT go away until I closed OW, which immediately fixed it - opened OW later, and it was working well.

an hour ago one of our users who uses use RivaTuner had the same issue, described it - and it was exactly the same, on the same screen same behaviour.

on his logs, I can see a
Encountered Error R5Apex.exe caused an Access Violation (0xc0000005) @
msg on the

I know you have bad blood with RivaTuner, but was actually told by your support (this week) it should be fixed, so still opening the ticket for your consideration.

OverwolfLogs_2021-08-21_20-09-26 (1).zip (2.5 MB)

Hi, and thanks for the feedback.

We will check the issue and we will update you here.


@boazrl Did you follow our guide Overwolf and conflicts with RivaTuner: Overwolf Support ?

We have known issues with Riva and their devs never answered us inorder to help us fix this issue