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How to Update Fire Emblem: Three Houses


Instructions for how to update Fire Emblem: Three Houses.

On 26 July 2019 a new software update for Fire Emblem: Three Houses became available for download. Please take a moment to download and install this update while your Nintendo Switch console is connected to the internet.

Additional 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.

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 Details:

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

Version 1.0.1

  • Added an item to the title screen that links to Nintendo eShop.
  • Added the ability to change Byleth’s outfit in the Personal Quarters in the Monastery.
    • By purchasing the Expansion Pass, you’ll be able to change into the Officers Academy Uniform for Byleth.
    • Note that the Officers Academy Uniform for Byleth is only reflected within the Monastery or if playing as the Commoner class in battle.)
  • Addressed several issues to improve gameplay.