Ghostrunner (Switch): Software updates

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for on Nintendo Switch (originally released on December 9th in 2020 in Europe and North America, and January 28th 2021 in Japan)!

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Ghostrunner – Ver. ???

  • Release date: April 13th 2021 (North America, Europe) / TBA (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available. This update brings the following:

  • Kill Run Mode: a game mode with strict time goals and Dharma Tower’s greatest challenge. In Kill Run Mode, players slay enemies to add precious seconds to the timer, dash through sections as quickly as possible, and ascend to new heights on the leaderboards.
  • Photo Mode: players can also capture their most stylish moments from a whole new perspective with Photo Mode. Break the fourth wall for the perfect angle and see Ghostrunner’s entrancing cyberpunk world like never before.
  • Aim assist for the grappling hook
  • An adjustable field-of-view (FOV) slider
  • Additional notes: none.
  • Source: 505 Games PR

Ghostrunner – Ver. ???

  • Release date: January 24h 2021 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available. This update adds the following:

  • Hardcore Mode: Completed Ghostrunner and looking for a new challenge? Climb Dharma Tower in Hardcore Mode. Use all your skill and upgrades to tackle altered levels and tougher enemies from the beginning. Take on a whole new Ghostrunner!
  • Performance improvements.
  • Bug fixes.
  • Additional notes: none.
  • Source: All in! Games PR

How to download updates for Ghostrunner for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Ghostrunner, 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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