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WORLD OF HORROR (Switch): all the updates (latest: Ver. 1.0c)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the various updates for WORLD OF HORROR on Nintendo Switch (originally released in October 2023 in North America, Europe, and Japan)!

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  • Release date: December 19th 2023 (North America, Europe) / December 20th 2023 (Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Implemented several fixes for the correct operation of the game’s handling of save data. Players’ experiences during a playthrough of WORLD OF HORROR should now be correctly recorded in general, and players’ progress should be properly reflected via the listings for ACHIEVEMENTS, EVENT CODES, ENEMY BEASTIARY, ENDING ENCYCLOPEDIA and MYSTERY MONOGRAPH
  • The SAVE AND EXIT and EXIT TO MENU features are now fixed and will no longer delete players’ progression data
  • Fixed the introduction scene at the start of every playthrough getting cut short after pressing the button to proceed
  • Improved frame rate on Nintendo Switch
  • Fixed issue where the EVENT CODEX’s entries E001 to E080 may be erased by the SAVE AND EXIT function
  • Fixed issue where only one ending from the bottom row unlocks (Inconceivable Sadness)
  • When using Save and Exit at the player’s apartment, both “ENEMY BESTIARY” and “EVENTS CODEX” are expected to be updated accordingly with new entries after exiting the playthrough with that function.
  • Fixed issue where Events that haven’t been encountered before by the player are sometimes being recorded and saved in EVENTS CODEX.
  • Fixed crash when changing add-on locations
  • Fixed issue where at the beginning of a new game, the game log displays the following message:
    • [WARNING] Your health dropped too low!
    • [WARNING] You will die at the beginning of your next encounter!”
  • Fixed issue with “EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITY” mode where sometimes a character starts the game with one random spell
  • Fixed issue where a customizable playthrough’s BACKSTORY description text extends beyond the UI frame
  • Fixed crash when pressing shoulder buttons during the introduction cutscene at the beginning of a custom game
  • During the “PERILOUS PARABLE OF A PECULIAR PAINTING” mystery, fixed an issue where some event text extends beyond the frame
  • Fixed issue where the settings in the EXTRA menu [CREEPY NEIGHBOR] and [WAVY EFFECT] parameters were not saved
  • Fixed issue where sometimes the wrong character portrait is shown in a playthrough
  • Fixed issue with the inability to trigger the “SAY HELLO” in-game achievement
  • Fixed issue where the final in-game achievement “DUDE” could be activated, recorded and saved before its trigger requirements are met

How to download updates for WORLD OF HORROR for the Nintendo Switch?

To download the updates for WORLD OF HORROR, 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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