Pikmin Bloom has been released for Android and iOS devices but there are players who reported that they are greeted with ‘unable to authenticate & failed to log in error’ while starting the game. Since the game has just launched for Mobile, there are various issues, glitches, and errors that players are encountering in Pikmin Bloom at the moment.
In our previous guide, we have already explained how to fix the ‘Pikmin Bloom connection error’ and if you don’t know how it is done then click on the link.
This post will not only teach you how to fix the ‘Unable to authenticate & failed to log in error’ in Pikmin Bloom but also explain the reason it causes.
Without any further ado, let’s get started.
Pikmin Bloom: How to Fix Unable to Authenticate & Failed to Log-In Error
If you are encountering ‘Unable to authenticate & failed to log-in error’ in Pikmin Bloom then don’t worry this issue is not related to your device or internet connection. This Pikmin Bloom error is occurring because the servers of the game are not functioning at the moment.
For the uninformed, servers of Pikmin Bloom could be down for two reasons — either the servers of the game are on maintenance break or servers are being visited by more than expected users at the same time. Irrespective of the reason, if the servers of Pikmin Bloom are down, you have no option but to wait until they are back online.
But if the servers of Pikmin Bloom are up but you are having the same issue then there are chances that you have an issue with your client app of the game. If that’s the case then you will have to follow a few simple steps:
Check your internet connection
Since Pikmin Bloom is an online game, you have to have a solid internet connection to run it smoothly on your Android and iOS device. If you are facing ‘Unable to authenticate & failed to log-in error’ on your phone, make sure to check your internet connection. If your internet connection is fine then try logging in after a while and see if the error remains or not.
Restart the game
If you have a solid internet connection but are greeted with the ‘Unable to authenticate & failed to log-in error’ while logging in the game then you must close and restart the game completely.
Install the latest update
There are plenty of Pikmin Bloom players who reported to have fixed this error by simply updating their game. If you too encounter any error while logging in to the game, go to Google Play Store or Apple App Store and update the game if there is any update available.
If you still are encountering the Authentication error in Pikmin Bloom then Clear the App Cache Data of the game. Once cleared the Cache, launch the game and log in to the game and see if the issue still persists.
Reinstall the game
If the above-mentioned methods do not work for you then you should try reinstalling the game to see if the errors are fixed.
That’s all you need to know about how to fix the ‘Unable to authenticate & failed to log in error’ in Pikmin Bloom.