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Return to Monkey Island (Switch): all the updates

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various updates for Return to Monkey Island on Nintendo Switch (originally released on September 19th 2022 in North America and Europe, and September 20th 2022 in Japan)!

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Return to Monkey Island – Ver. ???

  • Release date: February 6th 2023 (North America, Europe) / February 7th 2023 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

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

  • adds 70 new trivia cards to find and answer

Return to Monkey Island – Ver. 1.5

  • Release date: November 8th 2022 (North America, Europe) / November 9th 2022 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • We added German voice-over to the game featuring original Guybrush voice actor Norman Matt!
  • In addition to that, there were some minor bug fixes.

How to download updates for Return to Monkey Island for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Return to Monkey Island, 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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