Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition (Switch) – Software updates (Ver. 1.0.6)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition on Nintendo Switch (originally released on November 11th 2021 in Europe and North America, and November 12th 2021 in Japan)!

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Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition – Ver. 1.0.6

  • Release date: February 24th 2022 (North America, Europe) / February 25th 2022 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

General – All Platforms, All Titles

  • Improved game performance across all platforms and graphic modes
  • Stability improvements
  • Fixed several issues when attempting to retry a mission from the last checkpoint
  • Fixed a number of collision issues
  • Fixed a number of texture art and signage issues

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition

  • Improved wall textures at the Colon Hotel
  • Improved the alley wall beside the Deacon Hotel
  • Improved enemy spawn behavior in the mission “Demolition Man”
  • Improved the camera behavior in the helicopter during the mission “Phnom Penh ’86”
  • Improved windows on the Moist Palms Hotel
  • Improved collision around El Banco Corrupto Grande
  • Improved collision on the fence surrounding Moist Palms Hotel
  • Improved collision near the parking lot outside the Print Works
  • Improved collision near the bridge between Starfish Island and The Mainland
  • Improved collision in the Ocean View Hotel lobby
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in the Achievement “Chopper’d Up” not being awarded
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in burning vehicle blips to not appear on the mini-map and the timer freezing during Firefighter missions
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in the player failing the mission “Cop Land” whenever the cafe blew up
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in the player not failing the mission “Cannon Fodder” after dying
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in the Achievement “Take the Cannoli” not being awarded
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in the player failing the mission “Publicity Tour” after driving the limo into the corona at a high rate of speed
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in the cops turning white and disappearing when they are killed during the mission “No Escape?”
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in the GPS route being visible on the mini-map for the courier during the mission “Hit the Courier”
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in objective markers remaining on the mini-map after failing the mission “Shakedown”
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in Tommy’s health being restored after getting on the bike in the mission “Pizza Boy”
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in traffic lights not illuminating
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in objectives and locations of suspects during Vigilante missions only appearing in Briefs menu
  • Fixed an issue with front door texture at “Pole Position”
  • Fixed an issue with the garage door texture on the back side of the Police Station
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in the Joe’s Beds sign board inside the North Point Mall appearing reversed
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in the glass not breaking when smashing the shop windows at Howlin’ Petes Biker Emporium
  • Fixed an issue with planes appearing in incorrect colors when landing at the Airport
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in BJ appearing incorrectly during the cutscene after purchasing Sunshine Autos
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in rain being visible inside the print factory during the cutscene for the mission “Hit the Courier”
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in footstep sounds not being audible while moving and aiming with a one-handed weapon
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in the scanner audio repeating when getting into an Ambulance

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition – Ver. 1.0.5

  • Release date: November 30th 2021 (North America, Europe) / December 1st 2021 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

General

  • Stability improvements
  • Added the cinematic camera, which can be toggled by cycling through the camera modes when in game
  • Fixed a number of misspellings on texture art/signage
  • Fixed a number of instances where rain would appear indoors during cutscenes

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition

  • Ad banners added to the sides of the Rumpo, Coach, Benson, and Boxville vehicles
  • Fixed an issue where the cutscene at the end of the mission Shakedown would hang as it transitioned back to gameplay
  • Fixed an issue where rain could be seen inside during the cutscene to the mission Publicity Tour  
  • Fixed an issue where rain could be seen inside during the cutscene to the mission Alloy Wheels of Steel
  • Fixed an issue where rain could be seen inside the limo during the cutscene to the mission Two Bit Hit
  • Fixed an issue with Tommy’s hands when wearing the Havana Outfit in the mission Shakedown  
  • Fixed an issue in the mission Cop Land where the mission would fail when the café would blow up
  • Fixed an issue where the Diaz mansion had missing textures during the outro to the mission Rub Out
  • Fixed a crash at the end of the mission Checkpoint Charlie
  • Fixed a crash encountered during the Bloodring Arena Event
  • Fixed an issue where texture corruption could be seen on the roads during extended play sessions
  • Fixed a 10 second pause when listening to the radio station V-Rock
  • Fixed a 15 second pause when listening to the radio station Wildstyle Radio
  • Fixed an issue during the cutscene for Supply and Demand where ambient characters were present during the cutscene
  • Fixed a hole in the game world near Café Robina
  • Fixed a spelling error on the Welcome to Vice City billboard near the airport
  • Fixed an error with the Shaft Hot Dog stand logo
  • Fixed several texture issues that appeared on island walls
  • Fixed an issue where crates could not be destroyed during the mission Gun Runner, preventing game progression
  • Fixed an issue where the flamethrower was damaging items behind Tommy
  • Fixed a hole in the game world when standing on Tommy’s wardrobe in the Ocean View Hotel
  • Fixed an issue where the ramped Packer vehicle textures would corrupt while Tommy is standing in close proximity
  • Fixed an issue where corrupt textures would appear on the road if failing the mission Hog Tied
  • Fixed an issue where corrupt textures would appear on the road if failing the mission Boomshine Saigon
  • Fixed an issue where glass particles would appear oversized when shattering the windows of the Gash Store
  • Fixed several texture corruption issues that appeared on the Enforcer police van
  • Fixed an issue where the barrel of the minigun did not spin when fired
  • Fixed an issue where the main rotor speed of helicopters did not match the rear rotor speed
  • Fixed an issue on the mini map where the swimming pool shaped like the Rockstar Games logo was incorrectly reflected on the mini map for Starfish Island
  • Fixed a texture corruption issue on traffic lights and foliage when raining on the mainland
  • Fixed an issue where the sign was not properly animating on Hyman Memorial Stadium
  • Fixed a spelling error on the Mavis Bookstore window
  • Fixed a spelling error when the player is busted during the Paramedic missions
  • Fixed an issue where Tommy appears small while standing in front of buildings in Little Havana
  • Fixed an issue where Lance would be duplicated after restarting the mission Copland
  • Fixed an issue where the open graves behind Funeraria Romero were not visible

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition – Ver. 1.0.4

  • Release date: November 22nd 2021 (North America) / November 23rd 2021 (Europe, Japan)
  • Patch notes:

General – All Platforms

  • Fixed multiple localization issues
  • Fixed multiple instances of missing or misaligned collision
  • Fixed multiple instances of holes in the map
  • Fixed multiple instances of incorrect or misplaced textures
  • Fixed multiple instances of the camera clipping through objects
  • Fixed multiple instances of incorrect subtitles being displayed
  • Fixed multiple instances of incorrect help text being displayed
  • Fixed multiple instances of misplaced objects
  • Fixed multiple instances of issues with character models in cutscenes
  • Fixed multiple instances of audio lines being skipped, delayed, or repeated

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition

  • Fixed an issue where players were unable to rotate the camera up or down while driving at high speeds
  • Fixed an issue with Firetruck lights flashing inconsistent colors
  • Fixed an issue with GPS route display during the mission Autocide
  • Fixed an issue where Pay ‘N’ Spray doors were closed preventing the player from being able to enter
  • Fixed an issue with multiple GPS routes appearing during the missions Gun Runner and Psycho Killer
  • Fixed an issue with the Hit Rate UI not displaying correctly during the mission Gun Runner
  • Fixed an issue with peds incorrectly appearing in the cutscene for the mission The Chase
  • Fixed an issue with Tommy Vercetti’s character model going into a T-Pose during the cutscene for In the Beginning
  • Fixed an issue where the game would crash when switching from TV mode to table mode during the loading screen
  • Fixed an issue with changes to language settings not being retained after a reboot (Nintendo Switch)

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition – Ver. 1.0.3

  • Release date: November 11th 2021 (North America, Europe) / November 12th 2021 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available.

  • Additional notes: this is the launch version of the game
  • Source: game

How to download updates for Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – The Definitive Edition, 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;

OR

  • 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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