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Sparklite (Switch): Software updates (latest: Ver. ???)

In this post, you will find all there is to know about the Software updates for Sparklite on Nintendo Switch (originally released on the Nintendo eShop on November 14th 2019 in Europe, North America, and Japan).

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Sparklite – Ver. ???

  • Release date: August 19th 2020 (North America, Europe) / August 20th 2020 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Improved Harmony’s finale after you assemble her band
  • Added several forest rooms
  • Improvements to UX on Inventory screen

Sparklite – Ver. 1.5

  • Release date: February 13th 2020 (North America, Europe) / February 14th 2020 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Casual Game Mode – For an easier experience
  • Champion Game Mode – For the hardcore gamer looking to challenge themselves
  • Updated save slot UI
  • Enhanced boss fights
  • New character in the Refuge
  • New Baron cinematic
  • Updated sinkholes
  • Updated Furnaces
  • Chopping grass now has a chance to drop Sparklite
  • Thanks to active community we’ve also added lots of bug fixes and quality of life improvements

Sparklite – Ver. ???

  • Release date: January 22nd 2020 (North America, Europe, Japan)
  • Patch notes:

New features

  • Added an Adventure Log, which shows stats per run
  • Added Patch scroll menu
  • Added saving the game when changing scenes
  • Added winter effects in town
  • Added NPC names to Interact prompt
  • Improved art of core sequence
  • Rework beats to spawn more often
  • Added “Quick Equip” and “Quick Unequip” prompts in Patch Menu
  • Improved audio for Scubert fight

Bug fixed

  • Sounds no longer play for a frame after game over screen
  • Ada now unthaws after time when frozen
  • Widgets no longer break when returning to town after beating a boss
  • Rocky no longer gives incorrect hint when in Swamp or Goldenwoods
  • Nail Puzzle is now persisted across plays
  • Buried chest in Acid Bog can no longer be dug up repeatedly
  • Patches no longer disappear when fusing
  • Fix bug where one of the furnace doors could be re-entered after falling down
  • Fix bug where Ada could get knocked out of the stage in Baron fight
  • Fix memory leak with runtime Scriptable Objects
  • Fix bug where some users could never get the Spark Slinger Blueprint
  • Fix art glitch where Furnace Elevator would go down instead of up
  • Refill Ada’s energy when returning to town
  • Fix bug where Acid Worm was hittable when submerged
  • Spark Slinger can now damage Timbert
  • Did a minor balance pass on Scubert
  • Enable damage on Mosquitos from the hammer
  • Fix misspelling on Invigorboost dialog when picking it up
  • Disable damage to airborne Wasps and Jetpack Gremlins with hammer
  • Fix issue where Mosquitos would appear to hover incorrectly
  • Fix bug where Tutorial wouldn’t save correctly when shutting off the device

Sparklite – Ver. ???

  • Release date: December 2nd 2019 (Europe, North America) / December 3rd (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • End Run option added
  • Show Beat Counts on Map
  • More space available for patches
  • Audio improvements

How to download updates for Sparklite for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Sparklite on Nintendo Switch, 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’s icon in the Home Menu and press – or + to get to the options screen. The version number is displayed below the title.


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