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Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny (Switch): Software updates (latest: Ver. 1.03)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny on Nintendo Switch (originally released on January 28th 2021 in Japan).

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Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny – Ver. 1.03

  • Release date: July 29th 2021 (Europe, North America)
  • Patch notes:


  • Fixes the damage rank for Bieko’s skill “Rumbley-Rumbley”.


  • Fixes an error that sometimes occurred with names from the Random Name Generator.
  • Lag and glitch issues during Auto-Battle and Highspeed Mode have been improved.
  • Fixes “Save Icon” options for characters from the Special Contents Shop.
  • Fixes notifications after clearing Rakshasa V.


  • Prinny’s battle voice no longer fires off twice.


  • DLC Shop: Erroneous “Season Pass Bonus” item text removed.
    • Although previously listed in-game, these items are not currently available in the US release. We will be working on a future update and hope to include these items in the game; please follow our social media pages for updates.

Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny – Ver. 1.1.1

  • Release date: March 2nd 2021 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Added “Balance” option to the Image Quality mode
  • Fixed an issue where you could not add a character to your party after completing a DLC scenario while your party was full
  • Fixed an issue causing unique characters to rejoin your party after completing a story segment
    • If you already have more than one unique character, please remove the second and all subsequent unique characters from the Dark Assembly.
  • Fixed an issue causing automatic battles to come to an unexpected end
  • Fixed an issue causing some magic properties not to behave properly.

Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny – Ver. 1.1.0

  • Release date: February 25th 2021 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Fixes bug causing equipped items to be unequipped during Super Reincarnation. If you have equipped a single item to multiple characters, it will revert to a single piece of equipment.
    • The piece of equipment is not lost, and is simply returned to its correct state.

Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny – Ver. 1.0.5

  • Release date: February 9th 2021 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Fixes bug causing the game to crash during battles
  • Fixes number causing the number of KOs not to be counted in subjugation quests
  • Fixes a bug causing the game not to give you the right item when stealing from certain enemies
  • Fixes an issue impacting the Drink Bar.

Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny – Ver. 1.0.4

  • Release date: February 3rd 2021 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

Improves the in-game graphics settings, and optimises the “Graphics Quality” and “Performance” options.

How to download updates for Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny, 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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