Originally Posted by Cahir
Ok this happened to me for the second time. When I left the mind flayer ship and landed on the beach, the world was... empty. There was no Shadowheart, no Gale around, no intellect devourers at the crash site. No creature at all. It's like they were not loaded with the world. It happend both after watching cinematics without interruption and after skipping it with Spacebar.

This happened my first game and I was super-confused. There's a theory on reddit that this happens if you short-circuit the cutscene. Haven't tried to replicate.