Tools Up! (Switch): Software updates

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various Software updates for Tools Up! on Nintendo Switch (originally released on December 3rd 2019 in Europe and North America, and December 5th 2019 in Japan)!

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Tools Up! – Ver. ???

  • Release date: September 23rd 2020 (North America, Europe) / September 24th 2020 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:

No patch notes available.

  • List of changes:
  • adds a new mode, Time Attack (New Game+): provide you with an additional challenge after you’ve finished the base game
  • adds four new character skins: you can now renovate as knights!

How to download updates for Tools Up! for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for Tools Up!, 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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