The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Switch Software Update: 8th December 2017

Dec 08, 2017

Applies to: Nintendo Switch

A software update introducing new features and adjustments is now available for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. To download the update, please start the game while your Nintendo Switch console is connected to the internet. The software version after this update will be 1.4.0.


Update contents

  • Added support for DLC Pack 2, “The Champions’ Ballad.” Players who have pre-purchased this content can play it by updating the DLC and software.
    • For the DLC update, please follow the instructions displayed on the screen once you have updated the software.
  • Introduces additional enhancements to improve the user’s experience and enjoyment.

Additional information

Downloading updates will not affect any of your saved data.

To download this content, additional storage may be needed. If you don’t have enough system storage in the Nintendo Switch console, please use a compatible microSD card (for more information, visit our Support section). You can check how much free space there is on your console's system memory or microSD card by opening System Settings from the HOME Menu and selecting Data Management.

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