The Swindle (Switch): Software updates

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the Software updates for The Swindle on Nintendo Switch (originally released on October 11th 2018 in Europe and North America).

How to download updates for The Swindle for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for The Swindle, 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.

Click here for more Software updates!

The Swindle – Ver. ???

  • Release date: November 9th 2018 (Europe, North America)
  • Patch notes:

This update provides fixes / adjustments for the following:

  • Enemy AI/line of sight
  • Corrected lighting bloom
  • Weapon and tool tweaks
  • Selection of minor bug fixes



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