Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout (Switch): Software updates (latest: Ver. 1.0.3)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the Software updates for Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout on Nintendo Switch (originally released on September 26th 2019 in Japan, October 29th 2019 in North America, and November 1st 2019 in Europe).

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Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout – Ver. 1.0.3

  • Release date: January 14th 2020 (Europe, North America)
  • Patch notes:
  • Added 9 BGM tracks from “Atelier Online: Alchemists of Braceir ” that can be used in-game. Note: BGM can be changed from the diary on the desk in Ryza’s room or in Ryza’s atelier.
  • Fixed some bugs.
  • Fixed some display related bugs.
  • Support for additional content.
  • Fixed a bug in the Season Event “Ever Summer Queen & the Secret Island” DLC that may prevent the game from progressing.

Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout – Ver. 1.0.2

  • Release date: December 17th 2019 (Europe, North America)
  • Patch notes:
  • Increased level caps for gathering location synthesis.
  • Added Story Trailer. (Note: The Story Trailer can be viewed in the Art Gallery option from the Extra menu added to the title screen once the game is cleared. The trailer content is exactly the same as the story trailer on the game website.)
  • Fixed bugs that would cause the game to freeze or not progress in certain circumstances when in battle or during movies.
  • Fixed bugs what would cause items or treasure boxes to disappear when certain commands are entered when the baskets or containers are full.
  • Fixed various bugs and display issues.
  • Added support for additional content.
  • Other minor adjustments and issues.
  • Fixed the bug where the ending credits would be displayed in Japanese after installing patch 1.01 (PlayStation®4, Nintendo Switch™).

Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout – Ver. 1.0.2 – 1.0.6

  • Release date: November 19th 2019 (North America, Europe) / October 10th 2019 (Ver. 1.0.2 and Ver. 1.0.3, Japan) / October 24th 2019 (Ver. 1.0.4, Japan) / October 31st 2019 (Ver. 1.0.5, Japan) / November 14th 2019 (Ver. 1.0.5, Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Additional function update (“Photo Mode”, “Weasel Roast”, “Puni Companion”)
  • Fixed bugs that occurred under certain circumstances in battles and quests
  • Expansion update(“Advanced Exploration Patch”, ” Highest Difficulty Patch”)
  • Fixed a bug that prevented progress when selecting Chinese (traditional) or Chinese (simplified) in the language settings of Nintendo Switch™ after applying Update 1.02
  • Support for additional content
  • Fixed a bug that causes the game to freeze when moving the map to the Secret Hideout or Hidden Clearing
  • Fixed a bug when extra skills may not be activated when an extra order is achieved during battle under certain conditions.
  • Fixed several display issues
  • Other minor adjustments and issues.

Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout – Ver. 1.0.1

  • Release date: September 26th 2019 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Adds support for Chinese (Traditional, Simplified) language
  • Fixes various issues

How to download updates for Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout, you have three options:

  • let the console do its thing if you have automatic downloads activated, and didn’t completely turn it off

If not…

  • try to launch the game from the Home Menu while being connected to the internet. You should get a prompt when doing so: simply follow the instructions on screen;


  • select the game > press either + or – to go to the Options page > select Software update > select Via the Internet.

To check that you have the latest version installed, simply select the game on the Home Menu, and press – or + to go to the Options: the version number is displayed just below the game title.



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