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Eldest Souls (Switch): Software updates (latest: Depths of the Forgotten)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Eldest Souls on Nintendo Switch (originally released on July 29th 2021 in Europe, North America, and Japan)!

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Eldest Souls – Ver. ??? (Depths of the Forgotten)

  • Release date: May 2nd 2022 (North America, Europe, Japan)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available. This update brings the following to the game:

  • 3 new brutally-challenging boss battles
  • 4 unlockable weapons
  • 1 new mysterious NPC
  • 4 new pixel-perfect locations
  • 1 powerful god shard
  • New lore to uncover

How to download updates for Eldest Souls for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Eldest Souls, 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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