Terraria (Switch): Software updates (latest: Ver. 1.4.3)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Terraria on Nintendo Switch (originally released on June 27th 2019 in Europe and North America, and December 19th 2019 in Japan)!

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Terraria– Ver. 1.4.3

  • Release date: April 27th 2022 (North America, Europe) / April 28th 2022 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:


  • The Don’t Starve crossover content is now available also on PlayStation, Xbox, Switch and Mobile!
  • New items and pets
  • A new boss: Deerclops
  • A new special seed world
  • Emotes
  • There are 3 new achievements to unlock:
    • Just Desserts!
    • Boots of the Hero
    • Hey! Listen!
  • You can now customize the color of your cursor!
  • Credits roll can be accessed directly from the front end now
  • In Settings, you can now choose between different expand/collapse/close profiles for UI pages


  • Wiring has been improved and optimized
  • We have improved the existing filter & search mechanics in Crafting and Duplication
  • Now you can reset settings on a tab level, without having to reset everything
  • World selection screen has been improved and displays some more info
  • Some UI pages such as the the Reforge menu and some storage pets now have a dedicated icon
  • You can now toggle between Crafting and Duplication without having both menus associated to a page group 
  • Expanded/Collapsed/Closed page statuses are saved between sessions


  • Fixed a crash issue when trying to open the Painter’s shop during Christmas
  • Fixed an issue where the game would crash during multiplayer when reopening a chest while the inventory was open
  • Fixed a crash issue when placing furniture while building from the inventory
  • Fixed issues where some world objects were incorrectly positioned when on reverse gravity
  • Fixed a minor issue where some text editing fields (such as Chest) would accept unlimited characters
  • Fixed an issue where the placement grid would disappear when cycling between non-grid to grid items

Terraria– Ver. 1.4 (Journey’s End Update)

  • Release date: ??? (North America, Europe) / February 17th 2022 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Touch screen support
  • Tabletop mode for two players
  • New foes, including new bosses and surprising new events to seek out and confront
  • Quality of Life features (Block Swap, Void Vault, Boss Health Bars, Customizable UI, and more)
  • Atmospheric and weather effects play a greater role than ever (watch out for gusts of wind!)
  • Bestiary to track enemies, allies, and critters encountered
  • Additional biomes and mini-biomes to explore, both above and underground
  • Golf, a new fun pastime for when you want to take a break from all the monster slaying
  • Town Pylons and NPC Happiness, an expansion on the town system that culminates with the ability to build a teleportation network to towns around the world
  • Graphical overhauls and UI improvements including a customizable split screen interface
  • New music tracks including an all new “Journey’s End” title theme, and the winning track from Terraria’s music contest by Xenon and DSniper
  • Additional notes: none.
  • Source: 505 Games PR

How to download updates for Terraria for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Terraria, 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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