Super Mario Maker 2 (Switch): Software updates (latest: Ver. 1.0.1)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Super Mario Maker 2 on Nintendo Switch (originally released on June 28th 2019 in Europe, North America, and Japan).

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Super Mario Maker 2 – Ver. 1.0.1

  • Release date: June 27th 2019 (North America) / June 28th 2019 (Europe, Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Issues have been fixed to make for a more pleasant gaming experience.
  • Additional notes: this is the Day 1 update.
  • Source: Nintendo

Super Mario Maker 2 – Ver. 1.0.0

  • Release date: May 15th 2019 (North America) / May 16th 2019 (Europe, Japan)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available.

  • Additional notes: this is the “base” version of the game, that you get by pre-purchasing and pre-loading the game from the Nintendo eShop.
  • Source: Nintendo

How to download updates for Super Mario Maker 2 for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Super Mario Maker 2, 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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