Jet Lancer (Switch): Software updates

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Jet Lancer on Nintendo Switch (originally released on May 12th2020 in Europe and North America)!

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Jet Lancer – Ver. ??? (Arcade Mode Update)

  • Release date: November 25th 2020 (North America, Europe, Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • An endless wave-based score-attack mode.
  • Unique, stacking upgrades, making each run one-of-a-kind. The longer you survive, the more powerful you become.
  • Multi-boss battles – fight multiple bosses from the story mode at the same time.
  • Three new pilots with unique jets and handling.
  • New Progressions system to unlock additional pilots and their jets
  • Three new primary weapons
    • Flamethrower: Immense repeatable damage at very close range.
    • Railgun: Instantaneous precision shots.
    • Coil Gun: Chain lightning between grouped enemies.
  • Additional notes: none.
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How to download updates for Jet Lancer for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Jet Lancer, 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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