Breath of the Wild

Welcome to Switch History, the feature series dedicated to rounding up the software updates for some of Nintendo’s biggest Switch games. In today’s piece, we’re highlighting the updates for 2017’s mega-hit, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild:

Breath of the Wild

Update History:

Ver. 1.6.0 (Released April 25, 2019):

  • We have made the game compatible with the VR Goggles from Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 04: VR Kit.
    • You can set whether you’d like to use the VR Goggles from VR Goggles in Options under System in the in-game menu.
    • This feature is also introduced on the Nintendo Labo website. (
  • We fixed some other issues so the player can enjoy the game.

Ver. 1.5.0 (Released January 31, 2018):

  • You can now select Chinese (Traditional), Chinese (Simplified), or Korean in the language settings menu on the Switch console to display text in the selected language.
    • Voice Language selection is not supported for the above languages. If you choose Match System Settings in Options, voice data will be set to Japanese.
  • Various fixes to improve gameplay.

Ver. 1.4.0 (Released December 7, 2017):

  • Added support for DLC Pack 2, The Champions’ Ballad. Players who have pre-purchased this content can play it by updating the DLC and software.
  • Made various fixes to improve gameplay.

Ver. 1.3.4 (Released November 21, 2017):

  • Various fixes to improve gameplay.

Ver. 1.3.3 (Released November 8, 2017):

  • The amiibo of the four Champions (Revali, Daruk, Urbosa, and Mipha) are now supported.
  • The side quest to receive Xenoblade Chronicles 2 collaboration gear is now available.
  • An issue preventing the × mark for Game Overs from being recorded in Hero’s Path mode from Ver.1.3.0 onward has been fixed.
  • Various fixes to improve gameplay.

Ver. 1.3.1 (Released August 07, 2017):

  • We have fixed the issue in Pack 1: The Master Trials of the Expansion Pass, in which defeating certain enemies for Kilton was not counted toward completion when playing in Master Mode.
  • In-game items can now be obtained from launching the software from certain articles distributed through a new News channel (The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Tips from the Wild) which can be accessed through News on the Home menu.
    • This channel became available on August 09, 2017.
    • Depending on your game progress and location, certain items may not be obtainable.
  • Various fixes to improve gameplay.

Ver. 1.3.0 (Released June 29, 2017):

  • Expansion Pass: DLC Pack 1 The Master Trials is now available. If you have already pre-purchased this content, you can now play it by updating both the DLC and the software. You can update your purchased DLC through Nintendo eShop.
  • Various fixes to improve gameplay.

Ver. 1.2.0 (Released May 01, 2017):

  • Various fixes to improve the gameplay experience.
  • A feature has been added that allows you to choose from nine language options for in-game voices. You can access this setting from the Options menu on the title screen.
    • Languages Available:
      • Japanese
      • English
      • French (France)
      • French (Canada)
      • German
      • Spanish (Spain)
      • Spanish (Latin America)
      • Italian
      • Russian

Ver. 1.1.2 (Released April 11, 2017):

  • Adjustments have been made to make for a more pleasant gaming experience.

Ver. 1.1.1 (Released March 31, 2017):

  • Adjustments have been made to make for a more pleasant gaming experience.

Ver. 1.1.0 (Released March 03, 2017):

  • The Nintendo eShop has been made accessible from the title screen for the purchase of the Expansion Pass. (For more information about the Expansion Pass, please see the official website.)
  • Adjustments have been made to make for a more pleasant gaming experience.

Source: Nintendo

By Jack Longman

In 2015, when rumours of the NX and Zelda U were everywhere, my brother and I started Miketendo64 and we've been running it ever since. As the Editor-in-Chief, I have attended video gaming events in three different countries, been to preview events, and penned more than 4,000 articles to date, ranging from news, to features, reviews, interviews and guides. I love gaming and I love all things Nintendo. I also love Networking, so don't be afaid to reach out. Email: / Website: YouTube channel:

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