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How to Update Ring Fit Adventure

In this article, you'll learn how to update Ring Fit Adventure.

Important Information:

  • 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.
  • A Nintendo Switch Online membership is required to use online features.

On 26 March 2019, a new software update for this software became available for download. Please take a moment to download and install this update while your Nintendo Switch console is connected to the internet.

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

Ver. 1.2.0 (Released 26 March 2020)

  • Overview
    • Adds Rhythm Game.
      • Access this on the right side of the title screen (second page).
    • Adds a new, feminine voice option for Ring. Also, Voice Language is now selectable.
      • In the settings for Voice Language, you can change the language used for Ring and the narration. The in-game text will remain in the language set in the system settings.
      • Settings can be changed anytime from Settings in My Menu. To open My Menu, go to Adventure or Custom and press the B Button.
    • Adds Tip Index.
      • The entrance is located to the right side of the title screen (second page).
  • Adventure
    • Adds the option in Fit Battles to complete the last exercise even after enemy HP reaches zero.
      • Select from Always complete the last exercise, Complete exercises that switch sides, and Don't complete exercises.
      • Change anytime under Fit Battles in My Menu’s Settings.
    • Adjusts the colors of text and background for the dialog window.
    • Revises certain mission clear conditions for Aerochute and Dreadmill.
    • Adds the credits playback option.
      • You can play it back from Staff Credits in My Menu’s Settings.
    • Fixes the bug in Fit Battles where some attacks do not hit the enemy.
    • Fixes the bug that miscalculates exercise time and repetitions in some exercises.
    • Fixes the bug that gives out some titles without the condition being satisfied.
      • This will not affect the titles already acquired.
  • Quick Play
    • Adds Jogging.
  • Custom
    • Adds Jogging and Rhythm Game to the Fitness List options.
    • Increases the number of savable Fitness Lists to 20.
  • Online Features
    • Fixes the bug of long update times for Everyone's Records.
      • However, update time may vary depending on the network or Nintendo Account settings.
    • Fixes the bug related to uploading scores for Quick Play’s Online Rankings.
  • Other Features
    • The gameplay has been improved by addressing a few additional bugs.

Ver. 1.1.3 (Released 29 November 2019)

  • Online Features
    • Fixed a bug that displayed the Total Time Exercising incorrectly in Everyone’s Records beyond a certain amount.
  • General
    • Several issues have been addressed to improve the gameplay experience.

Ver. 1.1.2 (Released 31 October 2019)

  • General
    • Several issues have been addressed to improve the gameplay experience.

Ver. 1.1.1 (Released 25 October 2019)

  • Online Features
    • Fixed a bug related to uploading scores for Quick Play Online Ranking.
    • You will need the most current update data in order to use online features.
    • You will receive an error message if you try to use online features with the previous version (Ver 1.1.0). Any data that failed to upload will be correctly updated once you connect after the software has been updated.

Ver. 1.1.0 (Released 19 October 2019)

  • Online Features
    • "Friends Ranking" and "Weekly World Ranking" have been added in the Quick Play rankings.
    • "Everyone’s Records" have been added to My Menu for the Adventure and Custom modes. This lets you view Everyone's Exercise Rankings and Everyone's Profiles.
    • The "Gift to a Friend" function has been added to Multitask Mode. This lets you gift the number of presses and pulls you do to your friends. (This software update is required to receive a gift from friends.)
    • "Share Setting for Online Features" has been added to Settings in My Menu for the Adventure and Custom modes.
  • Other Features
    • The alarm function on the Nintendo Switch console is now supported.
      • Allows alarm settings (day & time) within the Ring Fit Adventure software.
      • Select "Set Alarm" on the title screen to jump to the setting screen.
    • A new function called "Restart the adventure from the beginning" has been added to Settings in My Menu for the Adventure mode.
    • You can now take screenshots by pressing the R Button on the Ring-Con even while My Menu is open.
    • Gameplay has been improved by addressing a few additional bugs.

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