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Space Crew (Switch): Software updates (latest: Legendary Edition Update)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Space Crew on Nintendo Switch (originally released on October 15th 2020 in Europe and North America, and February 25th 2021 in Japan)!

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Space Crew – Ver. ??? (Legendary Edition Update)

  • Release date: October 21st 2021 (North America, Europe) / May 5th 2022 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available. This update includes the following:

  • A brand-new campaign – Players will take on a droid army led by rogue androids previously allied with the United Defence Force. Battle against a whole host of new Enemy Champions and ships across new missions, with new gear, liveries and upgrades available for victorious Captains to unlock. 
  • Away Team missions – Leave your ship and venture on foot for the first time with three of your crew onto outposts and large vessels in the all-NEW Away Team missions. Selecting the right team will be critical for survival as Away Team missions consist of exploration, puzzles, or combat… sometimes even against the clock!
  • Legendary Crew members – Build and personalise your ultimate crew by discovering and rescuing legendary crew members with amazing abilities and superior stats, to bolster your efforts against the enemy threat.

Space Crew – Ver. 1.2

  • Release date: January 7th 2021 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available. This update includes the following:

  • New events and encounters
  • New upgraded Comms Station
  • New tagging mode functions found…

Space Crew – Ver. 1.1

  • Release date: November 26th 2020 (North America, Europe)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available.

  • List of changes:
  • New difficulty options
  • Increased crew size
  • UNLIMITED slow time

How to download updates for Space Crew for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Space Crew, 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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