Arms Update Out Now For Nintendo Switch

A new update for Switch fighting game Arms has been released byh Nintendo. Since the launch this was the first big patch, which leads to new features of the game. Firstly, the game now has a new way of playing locally: Arena Mode. This is similar to online play's Party Mode, but it includes the ability to spectate your friends' matches while playing in the same room.

The update also introduces a LAN Mode. According to Nintendo Life, this offers the same options as wireless local multiplayer, but with the more stable speeds ethernet connections provide. Nintendo says you can connect up to eight Switches with up to two players on each device using this method.

The remainder of the update is made up of bug fixes, meanwhile, including one for a text issue in Grand Prix story and one that solves a Ribbon Gil stage hitbox problem.

source via Nintendo for Life