Fix Marvel’s Midnight Suns Game Progress Not Saving On PC

Prasiddh Thakkar
Prasiddh Thakkar

Marvel’s Midnight Suns is the latest innovative turn-based tactical RPG developed by Firaxis Games and published by 2K Games. But some players are reporting that they are facing an issue where they are unable to save the progress that they have made. Players are enjoying the game by completing several missions but their progress is not saving. This is one of the most annoying and complex errors because that forces players to play the game again right from the beginning. Thankfully, there are a few potential workarounds you can try to resolve this problem.

How to Fix Marvel’s Midnight Suns Game Progress Not Saving On PC

One of the reasons why the progress is not saving is that you have blocked the game on your antivirus. However, there could be several other reasons behind this issue. Here we have covered all potential solutions to fix this error.

1. Allow the Game .exe File to Your Antivirus Program

As we have mentioned above, if you have blocked the game on your antivirus, you might face a progress not saving issue on your PC. So, to resolve this issue, you need to allow the game in your antivirus program. To do so:

1. Go to Windows settings

2. Go to Update and Security (For Win 10 users) or click on ‘Privacy’ (For Win 11 users)

3. Click on ‘Virus and threat’ protection

4. Scroll down and click on Ransomware protection

5. Click on ‘Allow an app through Controlled folder access and click on Yes to allow

6. Click on ‘Add an allowed app’ and go to ‘Browse all types’

– Now go to the folder where your game is saved. Usually, the file is saved on this path – C drive >> Program Files (x86) >> Steam >> steamapps >> common >> Select MidnightSuns.exe file and click on ‘Open’.

– Follow the same steps from number 1 to 6 but this time open ‘MidnightSuns’ folder, go to Binaries > Win64 >> and select MidnightSuns-Win64-Shipping.exe file, and click on ‘Open’

– Again, follow the same steps from the number. 1 to 6 and open the ‘2KLauncher’ folder, select the LauncherPatcher.exe file and click on ‘Open’.

– Once done, launch the game and check if the issue is fixed or not

2. Go to Save Location

– Open up the File explorer

– Go to Documents >> My Games >> Marvel’s Midnight Suns >> Saved_Steam_ >> and right-click on SaveGames folder and copy it

– And paste it into the ‘Saved’ folder (Documents >> My Games >> Marvel’s Midnight Suns)

– Once done, launch the game and the issue should be fixed

3. Turn Off Read Only Mode

This is also one of the best methods to resolve Marvel’s Midnight Suns game progress not saving on PC issues. Here is what you need to do.

– Go to Documents on your PC

– Open up My Games

– Right-click on Marvel’s Midnight Suns and select Properties

– Uncheck the box that reads ‘Read only’

– Lastly, click on Apply and launch the game

4. Disable the 2K Launcher 

If you are still facing the same issue, your next move is to disable the 2K launcher. For this:

– Go to Steam, right-click on Marvel’s Midnight Suns, and select Properties

– Now, if you have stored your game on C drive, then copy the following command

“C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\\Marvel’s Midnight Suns\MidnightSuns\Binaries\Win64\MidnightSuns-Win64-Shipping.exe” %command%

And then paste it to the ‘LAUNCH OPTIONS’ under the General tab

– Once done, run the game and your game will start saving progressing

5. Verify the Integrity of Game Files

This method will fix if any of your game files are missing or corrupted. Here are some simple steps to follow:

– Open up Steam and go to the Library

– Right-click on the Verify the Integrity of Game Files

– Select ‘Properties’ from the drop-down options

– Choose the Local Files

– Select ‘Verify Integrity of Game Files’

– Once the scan is done, launch the game, and not saving progress issue should be resolved

That’s everything you can try to fix Marvel’s Midnight Suns game progress not saving on PC issues.

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