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Snooker 19 (Switch): Software updates (latest: Ver. 1.0.8)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the Software updates for Snooker 19 on Nintendo Switch (originally released on August 23rd 2019 in Europe and North America)

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Snooker 19 – Ver. 1.0.8

  • Release date: April 27th 2020 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:
  • Online tournament ELO system changes. The base level of points at the start of a tournament will now be set to 750pts instead of 0pts.
  • Online tournament rule changes to improve the integrity of online play. A win/loss will now be recorded when a player disconnects once a match is underway, even when the match score is 0-0. The player who disconnects will record a loss.
  • Career Mode progress issues addressed
  • Cueball default position for break off has been randomised
  • “Base to Base” Challenge frame rate improved
  • General improvements to online play

Snooker 19 – Ver. 1.0.6

  • Release date: ??? (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:
  • New game mode added – Practice Table is now available in-game. When using the practice table, you can respot the white ball anywhere and retake shots. This addition was a direct response to your feedback, so thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us.
  • Online VS matches now use Pro+ Aiming Aid
  • Tournament calendar update. The ‘Winter Open’ added to run in December during the World Snooker break for the holidays with brand new exclusive reward pack
  • Fixed a bug affecting the break off in Six Red matches
  • Commentary improvements, including a fix for a bug affecting plants
  • Small improvements to side spin that have made a positive impact. We have adjusted the ball/ball friction properties, which has an impact on the amount of push out to the side that the cueball will have. After a period of closed testing and player feedback, this was found to be the best change to implement.
  • General bug fixes, crash fixes and improvements

Snooker 19 – Ver. 1.0.5

  • Release date: October 3rd 2019 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:
  • Improved cross-platform play with Nintendo Switch and PC
  • Improvements and fixes for Career Mode, including a bug fix for career matches restarting after online play
  • Improvements to AI and a bug fix for the AI shot-timer
  • Video capture mode is now supported on Nintendo Switch
  • Bug fix for when two wireless controllers are connected on Nintendo Switch
  • Flight-mode display message bug fixed on Nintendo Switch
  • General bug fixes, crash fixes and improvements

Snooker 19 – Ver. 1.0.4

  • Release date: September 9th 2019 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:
  • Cross-platform play between Nintendo Switch and PC
  • Improvements and fixes for Shoot-Out including penalty notices, commentary and ball-in-hand shot timer
  • Commentary improvements
  • Improvements to Career Mode intros and outro scenes
  • Career Mode schedule screen will now show correct tournament results
  • At the start of a match, you can no longer position the cue ball in front of the brown ball
  • Fix for achievement bug on Xbox One
  • General bug fixes, crash fixes and improvements
  • Player chalking animations added
  • New game intro video
  • Revised intro sequences added
  • Win sequence added
  • Master+ Aiming Aid
  • Cue ball repositioning
  • Ball nomination re-selection

How to download updates for Snooker 19 for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Snooker 19, 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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