Crashes due to Nahimic Companion app

We've seen reports of users experiences crashes to desktop upon launching Sea of Thieves and receiving no error message during the process.

Following further investigation, we've discovered that this may be being caused by the third-party Nahimic companion app.

To prevent further issues, please attempt to disable the app by following the steps below:

  1. Hit Start/Click the search bar within Windows
  2. Type "System Configuration"
  3. Press the tab "Services"
  4. Search for "Nahimic service" or press 'n' to fast search
  5. Disable the check mark, to disable it.
  6. If the issue continues, also disable the 'A-Volute NS' service.

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