Overcooked! 2 (Switch): Software updates

Overcooked 2

In this post, you will find all there is to know about the Software updates for Overcooked! 2 on Nintendo Switch (originally released on August 7th 2018 in Europe, Japan, and North America).

How to download updates for Overcooked! 2 for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Overcooked! 2, 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, 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.

Overcooked! 2 – Ver. ???

  • Release date: October 15th 2018 (Europe, North America, Japan)
  • Patch notes:


  • Players joining online sessions will now be able to save progress

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that could occur if a level was quit whilst a chef was chopping
  • Fixed an issue that could occur when swapping chefs whilst in the throne room
  • Fixed stacks of clean plates/glasses not being correctly reset if placed into a bin
  • Fixed multiple issues with counters and objects not highlighting correctly
  • Fixed an issue where players could respawn with previously caught items
  • Fixed the missing smoke particle in the food van for clients when joining an online kitchen
  • Fixed an issue that could occur when interaction with a large pile of chopped ingredient
  • Fixed an issue in Level 2 -3 where pots and pans could become stuck on the moving platform
  • Fixed in issue on Level 6-3 where ingredients could become stuck when changing the direction of the conveyor belt
  • Fixed an issue on Level 3-1 where the chopping boards and sinks could wash/chop without player input
  • Fixed dropped ingredients not being consistently affected by wind
  • Various minor bug fixes and improvements
  • Additional notes: none.
  • Source: Team17



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