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Pumpkin Jack (Switch): Software updates (latest: Xmas Update)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Pumpkin Jack on Nintendo Switch (originally released on October 23rd 2020 in Europe and North America, and November 26th 2020 in Japan)!

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Pumpkin Jack – Ver. ??? (Xmas Update)

  • Release date: December 17th 2020 (North America, Europe, Japan)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available. This update brings the following:

  • adds a new Christmas outfit for Jack which when worn makes it snow
  • adds various decorative elements in the levels (like snowmen)
  • adds five festive gifts in each level to collect throughout the game – finding all five in a level will unlock additional awesome surprises!
  • Additional notes: none.
  • Source: Headup PR

Pumpkin Jack – Ver. ???

  • Release date: October 28th 2020 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available.

  • List of changes:

Fixes a bug impacting the final boss.

How to download updates for Pumpkin Jack for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Pumpkin Jack, 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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