Ice Station Z (Switch): Software updates (latest: Ver. 1.4)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Ice Station Z on Nintendo Switch (originally released on November 18th 2021 in Europe, North America, and Japan)!

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Ice Station Z – Ver. 1.4

  • Release date: December 15th 2021 (North America, Europe) / December 16th 2021 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available. This update provides the following:

  • a ix for losing items when the Host quits while you are joining

Ice Station Z – Ver. 1.3

  • Release date: December 8th 2021 (North America, Europe) / December 9th 2021 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available. This update provides fixes for the following issues:

  • Server browser
  • Snowboard glitch
  • Helicopter passenger bug
  • Prone move bug
  • Zero hunger/thirst bug
  • Moving food to backpack bug
  • Crossbow health and degradation.

Ice Station Z – Ver. ???

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

No patch notes available. This update fixes the following issues:

  • some of the DLC was mixed up (buying Punk skin gave you Tiger, buying Skull gave you Punk and buying Tiger gave you Skull)

How to download updates for Ice Station Z for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Ice Station Z, 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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