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Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Software Update: 25th May 2018

Applies to: Nintendo Switch

A software update introducing new features and adjustments is now available for Xenoblade Chronicles 2. 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 1.4.1.

Update contents

Issues Fixed

  • Fixed an issue causing the game to lock up when certain Specials (Lv4) were used.

  • Fixed an issue causing Affinity Rewards that had already been received to be received again when reforging bonds with rare blades.

  • Fixed an issue causing blades not to use their standby motions when blade switching in the field.

Changes and New Features

  • Added functionality to receive the third round of quests distributed via the Expansion Pass.

Additional information

Downloading updates will not affect any of your saved data.

Please note: 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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