You may run into the EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION error on Windows from time to time. There are various reasons for the cause of this error. Usually, this error is caused by a corrupted software that’s trying to access the protected memory. When the access gets denied, you get the error. But, there can be several other reasons that can lead to the error. As for the Hood: Outlaws & Legends Exception_access_violation reading address 0x00000000, there seems to be a very specific case when the error occurs.
Fix Hood: Outlaws & Legends Exception_access_violation reading address 0x00000000
To fix the Hood: Outlaws & Legends Exception_access_violation reading address 0x00000000, you simply need to update your operating system. Most new games are designed to work on the latest update of Windows, so if you have not updated in a while, it could be the cause of the issue. The error is also popping up for users with pirated version of Windows because they do not get the latest update.
The solution for those users is to get an updated version of the pirated software. We do not recommend piracy, but it’s a choice you need to make.
Besides updating the Windows, other solutions for the error include reinstalling the game and whitelist the game folder in your antivirus.
The above solutions should effectively fix the error for you. However, if the problem persists, let us know in the comments. If you have a solution that worked for you and is not covered in the post, drop them in the comments as well.