eShopNindiesSoftware updatesSwitch

No Longer Home (Switch): Software updates (latest: Ver. 1.3.3)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for No Longer Home on Nintendo Switch (originally released on October 7th 2021 in Europe, North America, and Japan)!

Click here for more Software updates!

No Longer Home – Ver. 1.3.3

  • Release date: July 27th 2022 (North America, Europe) / July 28th 2022 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

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

  • Fixing a major game blocking bug that caused the game to crash.

No Longer Home – Ver. 1.2.0 (Accessibility Update)

  • Release date: May 25th 2022 (North America, Europe, Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Accessibility options appear on launch for all players after installing the update or if no config file is found.
  • Added Linear Navigation, an option to adjust the game to use simple keyboard/controller controls.
  • Added Bigger Dialogue Text, an option to toggle between 32pt and 38pt font during dialog and dialog menus.
  • Added Dyslexic Dialog Font, an option to toggle between Anonymous Pro and OpenDyslexic fonts. Only available when the current language is English.
  • Added Selection Indicator, an option that adds a visual indicator to discern your selection. Auto disabled when Linear Navigation is active.
  • Added Fast Skip, skips dialog every 0.3 seconds as long as the button is held. Button is the Space or Enter key on keyboard and mouse and the Run button on controllers.
  • Increased height of dialog and dialog menus to accommodate the bigger dialogue text.
Bug Fixes
  • Fixed issue where pause menu items could not be selected with the mouse during the Bo’s dream sequence while the dialogue menu was hidden.
  • Fixed instances where Among the Leaves’ dialogue was displayed at the bottom of the screen instead of the top.
Linear Navigation Notes 
  • Minimal UI is auto enabled when Linear Navigation is enabled. Keyboard/Controller buttons for Auto Skip, Narrative Log, and Pause all still work.
  • While Linear Navigation is enabled, UI will be revealed automatically without needing to navigate the scene.
Linear Navigation Controls
        Nintendo Switch Controllers
Select       Left Stick, D Pad, or L and R buttons
Confirm Selection       A button
Rotate Environment       ZL and ZR
Auto Skip (if Screen Reader disabled)       X button
Narrative Log       Y button
Pause       + button

How to download updates for No Longer Home for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for No Longer Home, 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.


Founder and main writer for Perfectly Nintendo. Tried really hard to find something funny and witty to put here, but had to admit defeat.