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Son of a Witch (Switch): Software updates (latest: Demon Hunter Update)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Son of a Witch on Nintendo Switch (originally released on September 4th 2018 in North America, and December 5th 2018 in Europe)!

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Son of a Witch – Ver. ??? (Demon Hunter Update)

  • Release date: April 17th 2021 (North America) / September 15th 2021 (Europe)
  • Patch notes:
  • A new class: Lich, who brings the total number of available heroes to 11
  • The Hell level with 7 new enemy types and 4 new bosses
  • 7 new special challenge rooms
  • 7 new weapons, including the Blade of Light which reminds us of a lightsaber
  • 18 new magic items with various new gameplay mechanics
  • 3 new random potion effects
  • 3 new new magic spells
  • 5 new pets, each helping the heroes in a different way
  • 27 new achievements
  • Endless Arena leaderboard
  • various minor improvements and bug fixes
  • The game is now fully translated to English, German, French, Spanish, Polish, Russian, Ukrainian, Serbian, Simplified and Traditional Chinese.
  • Additional notes: none.
  • Source: Bigosaur PR

How to download updates for Son of a Witch for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Son of a Witch, 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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