Ionic Starter App npm packages sass not resolving


I am having problems setting up the ionic starter app, both blank and tabs. A package which relies on sass tries to fetch it from which is non existent. The stack trace i get is

Is there a less recent version of the starter app i can use


Use Node LTS. The newest versions are not supported by node-sass unfortunately.


okā€¦let me install the node LTS and check if that can bring me luck. i will let you if it works out. Thanks in advance