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Freedom Finger (Switch): Software updates (latest: Ver. ???)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the Software updates for Freedom Finger on Nintendo Switch (originally released on September 27th 2019 in Europe and North America)

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Freedom Finger – Ver. ???

  • Release date: July 27th 2020 (North America, Europe) / July 28th 2020 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

Quality of Life

  • Added Japanese and Traditional Chinese translations (translations courtesy of EastAsiaSoft).

Graphics and UI

  • Fixed error with embolden Chinese/Japanese font.
  • KOWP flower was not indicating damage properly.
  • Added the Travis font to all menus.
  • MIR space station was layered incorrectly.
  • Arcade Mode renamed to Arcade. It’s cleaner.


  • Battledome top and bottom boundaries were not wide enough.
  • Fixed chapter select title bar glitch.
  • Level 6-1: Grabbing the Chinese Heli enemy now disables its shields automatically. 
  • Level 7-1: Sauce Cap cannons projectiles have been repositioned. 
  • Fixed crash during Battledome cutscene. 
  • Fixed crash if tutorial cinematics were skipped too quickly. 


  • Updated Credits. 

Freedom Finger – Ver. ???

  • Release date: April 9th 2020 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:
  • Minor bug fixes
  • Difficulty tweaks

Freedom Finger – Ver. ??? (Rhymesayers Update)

  • Release date: March 24th 2020 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:
  • Adds new levels featuring original music by legendary underground hip-hop artist, Aesop Rock.
  • An overhauled campaign mode progression system.
  • All levels are now automatically unlocked in Arcade mode.
  • Infinite health options.
  • Rebalanced points system and improved leaderboard rankings.
  • Subtitles now available in German, Spanish, Chinese, and Russian.
  • Various bug fixes, overhauled audio mix, and accessibility options. 
  • Additional notes: none
  • Source: Wide Right Games PR

Freedom Finger – Ver. 1.0.081

  • Release date: October 28th 2019 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:
  • Updated ESRB rating (Mature)
  • Fixes to Russian and Chinese translation
  • Added additional accessibility options
  • Minor graphical fixes
  • Enemy/boss balancing

Freedom Finger – Ver. 1.0.1

  • Release date: October 8th 2019 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:
  • In-game Achievements
  • Additional accessibility options
  • General bug fixes and tweaks
  • Enemy/Boss balancing

How to download updates for Freedom Finger for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Freedom Finger, 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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