Update [Fri 2nd Dec, 2022 00:55 GMT]: Version 1.1.0 is officially online! To manually update the title, press + on the game icon in the home menu, then select the “Software update” option.
original article [Thu 1st Dec, 2022 03:15 GMT]: Pokémon Scarlet and Violet have been available on the Nintendo Switch for a few weeks now and since their release there have been a lot of concerns raised about technical issues with the game. open-world gameplay, performance issues, and bugs made it quite difficult for some trainers.
Now, in an update, Nintendo has announced that a new patch for Scarlet and Violet will be released on December 1 (i.e. later today). Along with the full patch notes via the official support page, he also apologized for the game’s issues and mentioned how he takes player feedback into account and aims to provide coaches around the world with a “positive experience”.
“We are aware that players may experience issues that affect game performance. Our goal is always to give players a positive experience with our games, and we apologize for any inconvenience. We take player feedback seriously and work to improve the games.”
As for the update (version 1.1.0), players can expect the game’s Ranked Battles Season 1, a music fix, and “other selected bug fixes” that are not detailed:
Worm. 1.1.0 (Released December 1, 2022)
– Season 1 of Ranked Battles will begin, allowing you to enjoy Ranked Battles through the Battle Stadium.
– Please see the in-game notice for more details on Ranked Battles Season 1.
– An issue has been fixed that prevented music from playing properly during battles with the Elite Four and Top Champion in the Victory Road path.
– Other selected bug fixes have been made.
In our own review of Pokémon Scarlet and Violet here on Nintendo Life, we mentioned how excited we were about the future of the series, but couldn’t ignore the performance issues and wildly inconsistent visuals. Since then, bugs and technical issues have been well documented. You can catch up on this in some of our previous stories: