"Server Call Timed Out" Constant Error

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I've been experiencing the "server call timed out" error message before I can even select my viking and play. I've had it for the past few days, and was only able to bypass it once (and I don't even know how I did it.)

I just want to know if there is an answer to why this is happening, a fix for it, or if it is something on my end that I can fix myself. I've tried everything I could find to correct it, and even sent an email to support with details yesterday. No reply yet.

I run the game through Steam, not the website's downloadable version (although I have tried that one, still doesn't work.) I've restarted my PC, restarted Steam, re-installed the game multiple times, cleared my Steam download cache, and checked for new updates. Any idea what's going on?

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Same

The same thing happened to me and my friend got a email back saying it’s a server issue and they are fixing it rn cuz we also get that timed out it may take days to fix I just wanted to let you know your not alone with this cuz we most of us get it

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Random- Sand wraith

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Nothing-Baby Thunderdrum

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Loveia-Teen Singetail

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Lava Phantom - Eruptodon - Level 6

Popcorn - Eruptodon - Level 7

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Dark Phantom - Groncicle - Level 9

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Armor Phantom - Armorwing - Level 6

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Epic Phantom - Silver Phantom - Level 13

Mew-Silver Phantom

Phantom Wyvern-Silver Phantom

God Of All-Silver Phantom

Melda-Silver Phantom

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Genos - Razorwhip Titan - Level 22

Golden The Wolf - Titan Razorwhip - Level 5

Tiky Tiky - Razorwhip

BloodWarrior - Titan Razorwhip

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Venom Phantom - Flame Whipper - Level 13

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Batman - Death Song Titan - Level 21

Severus Snape - Death Song - Level 10

Erica Sanchez- Deathsong

Mothra - Deathsong

Superman - Deathsong

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Silver Ranger - Hobblegrunt - Level 30

LMS - Hobblegrunt - Level 8

Umm Idk - Hobblegrunt - Level 2

Why Must You Hatch - Hobblegrunt

Marionette - Hobblegrunt

Why Do i Do This

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Red Ranger - Hideous Zippleback Titan - Level 21

My Best Class Friend - Hideous Zippleback - Level 5

Him and Her KitKat-Hideous Zippleback - Level 1

FuntimeFreddyAndBonBon - Zippleback

RIP - Zippleback

His Name - Zippleback

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Snow Strike - Snow Wraith Titan - Level 25

Blueberry Muffin - Titan Snow Wraith 

Seaheart - Snow wraith

Nugget - Titan Snow Wraith

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VanossGaming - Changewing - Level 13

Ezio - Changewing

Wingflare - Changewing

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The Flash - Speed Stinger Titan - Level 21

Blue - Titan Speed Stinger

Agent Shadow - Speed Stinger

Hiza - Speed stinger

Skyra - Speed stinger

Healia - Speed Stinger

Dave Fangbite - Speed stinger

Dan the Dino - Speed stinger

Rolander - Speed stinger

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Strike - Skrill Titan - Level 20

Vix - Titan Skrill - 

Bread Griller - Skrill - Level 10

Link - Titan Skrill

Sprite Soda - Baby Skrill

God Of All - Titan Skrill

This is Male - Skrill

Difina - Skrill

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OceanWave - Scauldron - Level 18

Red Snapper - Titan Scauldron 

Scauldron - Titan Scauldron

Seafire - Scauldron

Crispy Bacon - Scauldron

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Who - Catastrophic Quaken - Level 11

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The Silent Dragon - Gronckle Titan - Level 21

Darkmoon - Gronckle - Level 6

Nachos - Gronckle - Level 6

BBQ Ribs - Gronckle - Level 6

My Gronckle - Gronckle - Level 2

Your Gronckle - Gronckle - Level 1

Purple Guy - Titan Gronckle

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Free Spirit - Scuttleclaw Titan - Level 20

Arrow - Scuttleclaw - Level 10

Scuttled - Scuttleclaw

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Timber Rattlesnake - Screaming Death Titan - Level 34

Broad Headed Snake - Screaming Death - Level 11

SnowDrop - Screaming Death

Basilisk - Titan Screaming Death

Horule - Titan Screaming Death

Logic - Titan Screaming Death

GLaDOS - Screaming Death

King - Screaming Death

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Star Of The Sky - Smothering Smokebreath - Level 11

Waffle - Smothering Smokebreath - Level 10

HawkFury - Smokebreath

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Blacky - Whispering Death Titan - Level 20

QApril QFirst - Whispering Death - Level 10

Cotton Candy - Whispering Death - Level 6

Janzino - Wispering Death

Flying Tvs At Winter - Wispering Death

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Moana - Deadly Nadder Titan - Level 23

Hedwig - Deadly Nadder - Level 10

Maui - Deadly Nadder - Level 6

Iron Man - Titan Deadly Nadder - 

Pizza - Deadly Nadder - Level 5

StarBurst - Deadly Nadder - Level 10

Tony Stark - Titan Nadder

Godzilla - Nadder

Free Food Anybody - Nadder

Sally - Baby Nadder

Slenderman - Titan Nadder

Sheep That Beeps - Nadder

Macaroni - Nadder

Rolio - Nadder

Polio - Nadder

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Wild And Free - Titan Monstrous Nightmare - Level 20

Ashen - Titan Monstrous Nightmare 

Principal Of Basics - Monstrous Nightmare - Level 5

Tacodile Suprem - Monstrous Nightmare

Lego - Nightmare

Fire Diamond - Nightmare

Flaming Phoenix - Nightmare

 

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Deathnote - Grapple Grounder - Level 10

CK - Grapple Grounder - Level 10

I Really Dont Know - Level 7

Cucco - Grapple Grounder 

Creeper Minecraft - Grapple Grounder

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Epic Stryke - Triple Stryke - Level 12

Storm Stryke - Triple Stryke - Level 20

Ash Night Rosey - Titan Triple Stryke

God Of All - Tripple Stryke

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Frost King - Fireworm Queen - Level 11

Thunder wave - Fireworn Queen

Whitefire - Fireworm Queen

Mangle - Fireworm Queen

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Sun Of The Moon - Terrible Terror Titan - Level 20

Moon Of The Sun - Terrible Terror Titan

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Tidalwave - Tide Glider - Level 11

Ocean Rose - Tide Glider

Bruce Banner - Tide Glider

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Tom The Ghost -Sliquifire Level 10

Moe Sargi - Sliquifire

Wolf Minecraft - Sliquifire

Riverflow - Sliquifire

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Taco - Woolly Howl Titan - Level 23

Galaxy - Woolly Howl Titan

Ender Dragon - Wolly Howl

Sharna - Titan Woolly Howl

Snowlight - Titan Woolly Howl

Santon - Woolly Howl

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Timber - Titan Timberjack 

Banana - Timberjack

Bayek AC Origins - Titan Timberjack 

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Nappy - Boneknapper Titan - Level 21

PEN (Please Enter Name) - Boneknapper - Level 10

Stargaze - Bonekapper

God Of All - Titan Boneknapper

Violet Rose - Titan Boneknapper

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God Of The Sea - Windwalker - Level 7

R To D To - Windwalker

Alexios AC Odyssey - Windwalker

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QJeff QThe QKiller - Elder Sentinel - Level 6

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Poptarts - Flightmare Titan - Level 20

Copo - Titan Flightmare

Uncle Sam - Flightmare

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StormFighter - Stormcutter Titan - Level 20

Cheez It - Stormcutter - Level 10

Zelda - Stormcutter 

Bonnie the Bunny - Titan Stormcutter

God Of All - Titan Stormcutter

Snowfire - Stormcutter

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Epona - Shockjaw Titan - Level 21

Enter Name here - Shockjaw

Moonlight - Titan Shockjaw

Cheff Rola - Shockjaw

Steve Rogers - Shockjaw

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Meow - Slithersong - Level 10

Batowl- Slithersong

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Party Time - Night Terror - Level 10

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Saitama - Grim Gnasher Titan - Level 23

Zendra - Grim Gnasher

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Chicken - Titan Dramillion 

Rexy - Dramillion

Chica The Chicken - Dramillion

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Lucky - Rumblehorn Titan - Level 20

Phantom Freddy - Rumblehorn

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Rodan - Typhoomerang - Level 10

Somthing - Typhoomerang

Back up - Typhoomerang

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UltimateHamburger - Buffalord Titan - Level 20

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Pickle Jar - Prickleboggle - Level 11

Cucumber - prickleboggle

Moonshard - Prickleboggle

Mr. Johnson - Prickleboggle

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King Ghidorah - Snaptrapper - Level 10

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Safra - Titan Sentinel 

Y - Titan Sentinel

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Dark Fang - Fire Terror - Level 10

Turret - Fire Terror

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Terminator - Devilish Dervish

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Piglet - Mudraker

Danvy - Mudraker

Bruce wayne - Mudraker

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Bark - Raincutter

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God Of All - Sweet Death

Musterd - Sweet Death

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A Random Name - Hotburple 

Space Core - Hotburple

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Freddy Krueger - Shivertooth

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Michael Myers - Moldruffle

Six LN - Moldruffle

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Obsidian - Thunderpede

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Jason Voorhees - Shovlehelm

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Snaffyfang - Snafflefang

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Gripy - Death Gripper Titan

Danvy - Death Gripper Titan

Poison Tail - Death Gripper

Mopita - Death Gripper

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My Dragon - Crimson Goregutter

God Of All - Titan Crimson Goregutter

Tank - Titam Crimson Goregutter

Retona - Crimson Goregutter

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This is my Froggy - Hobgobbler

Snow Star - Hongobbler

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Fury - Light Fury

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Lightfire - Dart

Skynight - Ruffrunner

Light Shadow - Poncer

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Cherry Berry - Gasly Zapplejack

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DaisyBlue - Skrillknapper

Ace Eclipse - Skrillknapper

Aries Legacy - Skrillknapper

CloudStrike - Skrillknapper

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ColorShade - Dreadstrider

DawnLeaf - Dreadstrider

DreadLight - Dreadstider

Chell - Dreadstrider

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Texas - Deathly Galeslash

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Thanks for the answer!

Ah, I see. Thank you! I mainly just wanted an answer to what was happening, it's really frustrating.

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Thumbtack, bring back that subject!

Glad to see I'm not the only one with this issue. I tried reinstalling the game a couple times and at least that brought me as far as the Vikings selection page. Whenever I'd try to switch to my main account, however, the game would give me the server call timed out message, forcing me to start all over again. I've been unsuccessfully trying for about five hours before giving up. I did however manage to by-pass the issue with the mobile version, although that also took me a few tries before finally getting in game.

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Yeah this kept on happening since the new update.These server timer callouts are making me impossible to battle

 

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Same thing continues to happen to me... I don't even know what to do right now, it's so stressing.

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Not a bug, jsyk. Looks like there's server problems going on.

Nothing you can do on your end to fix this, I'm afraid.

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Been experiencing it ever since I updated it on my phone (I'm afraid to update the PC version because of it). Hopefully this will get resolved soon. . .

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This is getting out of hand!I get server callouts in the middile of racing!And when i accidentally tap on a viking it just loads forever.The server tier callout happened in the middle of a battle!!!!WHY WHY WHY!!!It called out every five minutes!!!!!

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Um... a bit overreacting? Love the spongebob gif though.

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Go away server timer callouts!

 

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Update on the situation

Updating, I was just able to get in without an error message first time, I didn't have to do anything but start up the game, so it is possibly fixed now.

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Not for me

I mean still getting server timed out 

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oops

I ment I am still getting server timed out

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Yesss!!!its fixed for me now!Thankyou SoD Admins and Devs.Well im still upset about the broken flightmares(but thats another story)

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It's been on and off for me; sometimes it'll work, other times it won't. Restarting the app fizes it most of the time but it still takes forever to load.