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Mr. Run and Jump (Switch): all the updates (latest: Ghost Mode Update)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various updates for Mr. Run and Jump on Nintendo Switch (originally released in July 2023 in North America, Europe, and Japan)!

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Mr. Run and Jump – Ver. ??? (Ghost Mode Update)

  • Release date: January 15th 2024 (North America, Europe) / January 16th 2024 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • An all new time trial ghost feature has been added to the game! Achieving a new fastest time on any level’s time trial will save a ghost recording of that run. Player’s can now race against those ghost recordings upon replaying a time trial in order to improve their times.
  • Balancing adjustments have been made to Mr. Run and Jump’s hitbox.
  • Balancing adjustments have been made to most enemy hitboxes.
  • Small balancing adjustments have been made to several levels.
  • Level in the Dark Realm now take fewer orbs to unlock. Only 100 orbs are need to unlock all Dark Realm levels instead of 120.
  • Additional notes: none
  • Source: Atari (Steam)

How to download updates for Mr. Run and Jump for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Mr. Run and Jump, 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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