Patches & Updates

Pokémon Scarlet & Violet are on the Nintendo Switch and are capable of patches and updates to the software. This is done typically automatically when your Switch is in Stand By mode but can be prompted by pressing Start on the Switch's Home Screen and selecting Software Update. These updates offer a variety of changes including bugfixes and more

Version 1.1.0

Release Dates:

November 11th 2022

Size:

  • 485mb

Fixes:

  • Activates Ranked Battle
  • Fixed a bug where the Elite Four music wouldn't play properly under certain conditions
  • Fixed a bug where the battles in Battle Stadium can have turns predetermined
  • Various bug fixes

Notes
This update is required for your game to go online.

Version 1.0.1

Release Dates:

November 11th 2022

Size:

  • 485mb

Fixes:

  • Activates online features
  • Reduces stats for Ting-Lu, Chi-Yu, Chien-Pao and Wo-Chien
  • Altered TM compatibility for some Pokémon
  • Fixed a problem with the animation not moving behind player when pulling out a stake

Notes
This update is required for your game to go online.