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Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life (Switch): all the updates (latest: Ver. 1.0.2/1.0.3)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various updates for Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life on Nintendo Switch (originally released on January 26th 2023 in Japan, June 27th 2023 in North America and Europe)!

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Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life – Ver. 1.0.3 (Japan) / Ver. 1.0.2 (Europe, North America)

  • Release date: September 13th 2023 (North America) / September 14th 2023 (Europe, Japan)
  • Patch notes:
Bug Fixes
  • Fixed an issue where words that unintentionally contained forbidden words were flagged.
  • Fixed an issue where if the player lifted and placed a chicken numerous times, the egg would appear and disappear.
  • Fixed an issue where Rock’s eyes would not display properly during certain events.
  • Fixed various other issues.

Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life – Ver. 1.0.2

  • Release date: March 31st 2023 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
Bug Fixes
  • Fixed an issue causing camera to suddenly move on the hill in front of the mansion.
  • Fixes an issue causing a delay in the time it takes for a facility to be completed after ordering it.
  • Fixes an issue causing eggs to be placed under the grazing bell and staying there for several days.
  • Fixes an issue causing all animals to go to sleep at the wrong time on the first day of Spring
  • Fixes an issue causing the Moo-Moo Event to freeze during the second stage if triggered under certain conditions
  • Fixes an issue preventing progress if child is put back down after being lifted up.
  • Fixes an issue causing the content of the children’s treasure boasting event to be fixed regardless of the room conditions.
  • Fixes a bug causing the Harvest Sprites to get stuck in a large tree near their house, unable to get out.
  • Fixes various other issues.

Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life – Ver. 1.0.1

  • Release date: January 26th 2023 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
New features
  • Added a feature causing the cursor to change colour when selecting a square where crops can be harvested
  • Added a feature to maximise satiety after the New Year Festival and the Harvest Festival
Bug fixes
  • Fixed an issue causing the camera to keep moving in a certain direction during events, occasionally preventing progress
  • Fixed an issue where Van would stop at the entrance to the Forgotten Valley and would therefore not open up his shop
  • Fixed a bug causing insomnia immediately after waking up if player sleeps between 00:00AM and 05:59AM without using an alarm clock
  • Fixed an issue causing chickens grazing in the pasture to temporarily become invisible
  • Fixed a bug preventing progress after talking to your child while they’re talking to your partner
  • Fixed an issue where the mouth would not open and close when talking to a villager
  • Fixed an issue causing the pregnancy of animals to be stopped under certain conditions
  • Fixed an issue where birds would sometime be displayed on top of each others at the entrance to the aviary
  • Adjusted the position of pupils in children from Chapter 4 onwards
  • Adjusted Hugh’s facial expressions during conversations
  • Fixed an issue where villagers would bump into each others while walking around, causing tremors
  • Fixed an issue with Pui and Mukumuku climbing cliffs at night
  • Made some text adjustments
  • Fixed various other issues.

How to download updates for Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life, 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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