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Stardew Valley has seen a number of updates over the years, but version 1.6 may not happen. Right now Eric “ConcernedApe” Barone says he’s concentrating on his next game.

Barone appeared during the Stardew Valley Cup yesterday to answer a few questions from the community. He noted: “I’m not saying there’s going to be another Stardew Valley update. I don’t even know at this point. Right now I am focused on my next game. So, we’ll see.”

A new update is now available for the Switch version of Stardew Valley, ConcernedApe has announced.

Two specific issues have been addressed. Along with a fix for a blue floor bug, the developer has also addressed a zoom/tile offset issue.

ConcernedApe is planning another patch as well. Other bugs will be fixed, including the shaking stones and the mummified bat issue.


Stardew Valley received its new 1.5 update on Switch a short while ago, and footage showing a bit of what’s new has now emerged. Have a look at the gameplay below.

The big 1.5 update for Stardew Valley is here on Switch. It should be going live automatically, though you can also force the patch to download via the system’s home menu.

ConcernedApe has previously said that version 1.5 includes major late-game content. It’s been described as “by far the biggest solid chunk of new content that’s been added to the game since launch.”

In case you missed it, you can find the entire changelog for Stardew Valley version 1.5 here.

The major 1.5 update for Stardew Valley draws nearer on Switch. On Twitter, developer ConcernedApe announced that “the update is being submitted to certification today.”

The original plan was to have the update ready on consoles by the end of January or early February. Based on progress, ConcernedApe believes that target is still “likely”.

We’ll let you know when Stardew Valley version 1.5 is officially live on Switch. You can read more about the update here.


The long-awaited 1.5 update for Stardew Valley has just gone live on PC. It’s not available on consoles just yet, but ConcernedApe says that this should be happening in early 2021.

Version 1.5 includes major late-game content, with ConcernedApe stating that the update is “by far the biggest solid chunk of new content that’s been added to the game since launch.”

You can find a brief overview of a few notable elements below, along with a very comprehensive changelog.

ConcernedApe is continuing to tease Stardew Valley’s major 1.5 update. Today, a couple of new elements were introduced.

Players can look forward to the “Beach Farm” farm type as well as the “Advanced Game Options” menu. Note that these new options will only be available when making a new form. Aside from one exception, they can’t be changed once you’ve started the game.

Stardew Valley is currently available on Switch. A release window for the update has not yet been announced.


Stardew Valley had its physical release debut in the west today, including a special collector’s edition. Check out an unboxing video for it below.

ConcernedApe continues to slowly share information about the major 1.5 update for Stardew Valley. In a message shared on social media, the developer confirmed that splitscreen co-op will be added. We have a first look above.

It was previously stated that the next update will let players move their beds. There have been a couple of other teases, too.

A release window for Stardew Valley version 1.5 has not yet been announced.


Game Informer has a new interview up with Eric Barone, the man behind ConcernedApe. The two sides chatted about some interesting topics, including marriage candidates/options for your kids, delivering free updates, and what lies ahead for the franchise.

Here’s the full roundup: