Moonscars (Switch): Software updates (latest: Ver. 1.3 / Next: Ver. 1.4)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Moonscars on Nintendo Switch (originally released on September 27th 2022 in North America and Europe, and September 28th 2022 in Japan)!

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Moonscars – Ver. 1.4

  • Release date: ???
  • Patch notes:
  • Controller rebinding option added, fixed old input rebinding bugs.
  • Navigation map completely overhauled. Added markers and other fixes related to it.
  • A new type of Dark Mirrors introduced. Now only rare, CORRUPTED mirrors require sacrificing in order to be unlocked.
  • Moonhunger system modified – now for it to activate, the player has to achieve at least 3 Spite Levels before dying.
  • Dark Mirrors gland drop bonus now costs Bone Powder instead of Glands.
  • Spells mana cost, upgrade costs and timings are better balanced.
  • Late-game balancing, including the boss Lajos.
  • Tutorial parts improved.
  • Multiple general fixes leading to soft locks or progression stopping.

Moonscars – Ver. 1.3

  • Release date: ???
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available. This update brings the following to the game:

  • fixes a critical bug occuring near the end of the game
  • Soft locking in multiple situations across the game
  • Balancing for late game enemies, Moon Hunger system and many others.
  • Inability to cast a Witchery that requires more Ichor than your maximum pool
  • Grave spawning at wrong positions
  • Progress lock when defeating a Boss and dying at the same time.
    (If you already encountered this issue in your saved game, please go back into the room of the Boss where this bug was encountered – it should be automatically fixed and progress allowed to continue.)

How to download updates for Moonscars for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Moonscars, 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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