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How to Update Luigi’s Mansion 3

In this article, you'll learn how to apply the latest software update to Luigi’s Mansion 3.

On 30 April 2020, a new software update for Luigi’s Mansion 3 became available for download. Please take a moment to download and install this update while your Nintendo Switch console is connected to the internet.

Important Information:

  • This update must be applied in order to use the game's online features.
  • Save data will still be available for use after downloading the update.
  • If the console is connected to the internet, the update will download and install automatically.
  • Updating to the latest version will disable wireless multiplayer with players using an earlier version.

Complete these steps

  1. Connect the Nintendo Switch console to the internet.
  2. Return to the HOME Menu and launch the game.
  3. The update will be downloaded and installed automatically.
  4. Once the update is installed, the newest version number will be displayed on the title screen.

Update history

Click the version number below for information about the update. Each update also includes all previous updates.

Ver. 1.4.0 (Released 30 April 2020)

  • Added Features
    • The following content has been added to ScareScraper.
      • Five new types of rare ghosts will now appear.
    • Added Art Viewer, where players can view illustrations created during development.
      • To access Art Viewer, go from Story → Gallery → Special Content.
  • Added Multiplayer Pack Features
    • Added three new games to ScreamPark.
    • The following content was added to ScareScraper.
      • Added three costumes.
      • Added three new floor themes and six kinds of themed ghosts that will appear when Luigi wears one of the new costumes.
        Players who do not have the Multiplayer Pack can see these as well.
  • Story
    • Fixed an issue that caused King Boo to stop attacking on the Rooftop and prevented the game from progressing.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing during the battle with Goobs in the Grand Lobby.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing when a certain action was performed during the battle with Amadeus Wolfgeist on The Great Stage.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing if Luigi obtains the red Gem in The Garden Suites and defeats Polterkitty at the same time.
    • Fixed an issue that caused keys to be placed in unreachable locations in the Hotel Shops.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing if the Suction Shot was shot at the Strobe Switch in the RIP Suites.
  • ScareScraper
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing when moving between rooms with a Toad.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing after “Could not join the game.” is displayed on the screen for recruiting players.
    • Fixed an issue that caused the How to Play button to be displayed multiple times.
    • Fixed an issue that caused keys to not appear, or to be placed in unreachable locations.
    • Fixed an issue that caused players’ Poltergusts to be placed in unreachable locations during the event where the Poltergusts are stolen.
    • Fixed an issue during the battle with Boolossus that stopped the Boos from re-forming and prevented the game from progressing.
    • Fixed an issue that caused ghosts to become unobtainable and prevented a floor from being cleared if a player disconnected to the network the moment they sucked up a ghost.
    • Fixed an issue that caused the remaining players to be unable to obtain a key if a player disconnected from the network the moment they inspected an object with a key in it.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing if a Hammer was defeated at the same time that the rope on a box was being pulled.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the other players from progressing if a player disconnected from the network while the Quit window was open.
  • ScreamPark
    • Fixed an issue that caused the game to forcibly end if multiple players pass through a warp door while sucking up ghosts in Tricky Ghost Hunt.
  • Other
    • Fixed an issue that prevented players from using shuffle or repeat in Albums when playing with a single, horizontal Joy-Con.
  • General
    • Fixed several issues to improve gameplay experience.

Ver. 1.3.0 (Released 4 March 2020)

  • Added Features
    • Games in ScreamPark can now be played with just one player (this is a practice mode without any opponents).
    • The following content was added to ScareScraper:
      • A 20-floor mode.
      • Five new types of rare ghost.
      • Ghosts will now appear in Defeat the Crows! and Collect the Gold! missions.
      • Added a link to "How to Play" on the menu.
    • Added Albums, where players can listen to the game’s BGM.
      • To access Albums, go to Story > Gallery > Special Content.
  • Added Multiplayer Pack Features
    • Added three new games to ScreamPark.
    • The following content was added to ScareScraper.
    • Added three costumes.
    • Added three new floor themes and six kinds of themed ghosts that will appear when Luigi wears one of the new costumes.
      • Players who do not have the Multiplayer Pack can see these as well.
  • Story
    • Fixed an issue that prevented Luigi from moving near the door when capturing a Boo in the hallway of the Hotel Shops.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented Luigi from moving behind a bench in Studio 3 of Paranormal Productions.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing after touching the shark fin on the beach of The Spectral Catch.
  • ScareScraper
    • Added/adjusted the attack pattern of Boolossus.
    • Fixed an issue in Find the Toads! missions that prevented the Toads from moving and/or being able to enter the portals.
  • General
    • Fixed several issues to improve gameplay experience.

Ver. 1.2.1 (Released 20 January 2020)

  • Story
    • Fixed some problems that may prevent some achievements from being unlocked.
  • General
    • Fixed several issues to improve gameplay experience.

Ver. 1.2.0 (Released 18 December 2019)

  • Added Features
    • ”Downloadable Content” button was added to the title menu.
  • Story
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing when going down to B2 in the elevator.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing during the battle with King MacFrights.
    • Fixed an issue that caused the camera to show the out-of-bounds area during the battle with Dr. Potter.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing by not allowing the player to insert the elevator button after clearing the Paranormal Productions floor.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing when the player used the elevator while playing through the Paranormal Productions floor.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented Luigi from leaving the building in Studio 3 on the Paranormal Productions floor.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented the game from progressing by sending Luigi flying out of bounds during the battle in the Exhibit Hall on the Unnatural History Museum floor.
    • Fixed an issue that made the enemies stop moving during the battle with Serpci.
  • General
    • Fixed several issues to improve gameplay experience.

Ver. 1.1.0 (Released 31 October 2019)

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

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