I removed gta 5 and dowloaded it again but still get the same message: Steam failed to initialize. Please exit and try again. I can open all of my other games in Steam, just not GTA 5. May 21, · The most common cause for these errors is an incorrect installation of Social Club. If you are receiving one of these errors,uninstall the Social Club and then reinstall it slicelive.com installing the second time: * First, be sure GTAV is not run. Every time I launch the game, it gets to the Social Club stage then displays the message "Steam failed to initialize". I don't get what's wrong, it was working fine this morning and yesterday. Things I've tried: Verifying the cache Running the game as an administrator Restarting Steam Restarting my PC Anyone got any other fixes for this? Or will I have to reinstall the game? Jan 16, · Description This is Grand theft Auto update 5 + Retail to steam + crack RELOADED (work for all) Installation: 1. Install Social Club v slicelive.com 2. Copy all content on slicelive.com to game folder 3. Copy Update to game folder Download Now/5(18).