Expansion Pass: Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Torna ~ The Golden Country
June 12, 2018
Expansion Pass owners will gain access to a new story mode entitled “Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Torna ~ The Golden Country”. In this new mode, uncover the full history of Jin and the fall of his homeland that took place 500 years before the events of Xenoblade Chronicles 2. The newly refined combat system lets you take control of both Driver and Blades as you explore a new Titan, the Kingdom of Torna.
Expansion Pass: Battle Challenge Mode Pack
June 13, 2018
New Challenge Battle Mode gives players many chances to test their skills, plenty of loot to earn, and some minor story elements that show the characters in a new light
Battle hordes of enemies in Waves to complete each challenge
Shulk and Fiora from Xenoblade Chronicles join the fight as Blades!
Expansion Pass: New Quests Pack 3
May 25, 2018
A Smith's Pastime (Talk to Chulev at Garfont Village, Uraya.)
A Hat Fit for a Lady (Talk to Beemer at Fonsa Myma Port, Uraya. Available from Chapter 5.)
Making Love Source (Stay at the inn in Argentum. Requires Poppi QT, available from Chapter 7)
A Mercenary's Honor (Go to Royal Guard Barracks. Finish "Beneath the Aurora", available from Chapter 10.)
Merclibay's Mightiest (Find Caephon at Rig. Harbor, Leftheria. Requires Electra, Zenobia and Herald, available from Chapter 10.)
Expansion Pass: Rare Blade Pack
Apr. 26, 2018
A blade called Poppibuster appears in the game. The rare blade quest “Shiny New Power” must be completed to a certain point before Poppibuster can be engaged.
Free Update: Changes and New Features
Apr. 26, 2018
A new blade, T-elos, is available. After having cleared the game’s main story, once a star appears next to your current money in the menu, T-elos can be obtained from core crystals at random.
Numerous Traveling Bards have been added that will exchange bonus EXP for Poppi’s rare parts when playing New Game Plus.
Added the sorting categories “Driver,” “Trust,” and “Field Skill” to the Blade List.
Added the sorting category “Type” to the list of Accessories.
Expansion Pass: New Quests Pack 2
Mar 30, 2018
Nopon of Good Tastes (Talk to Bipopo near Galad Residential Zone in Gormott. Available after adding Poppi.)
Cleared of All Charges (Talk to Strath in Fonsett, Leftheria. Requires Perun, Godfrey, and Perceval.)
Beneath the Aurora (Talk to Len at Rigitte Harbor in Leftheria. Available from chapter 6.)
Upgrades and Tinkering (Examine the table in Tora's house. Requires Tora. Available from chapter 8.)
Most Awful News?! (Stay at the inn in Tantal. Requires Finch's Birdbrain Lv.3 and Zeke. Available from chapter 10.)
Free Update: New Game Plus
Mar. 2, 2018
Players with save data from the final chapter and who have cleared the game will now be able to select "New Game Plus" on the title screen and carry over some of their data from the previous playthrough.
Elements carried over to New Game Plus:
Driver and Blade equipment and Affinity Charts
Town development status and Merc Group level
Status of Events Theater and defeated unique monsters
New features added to New Game Plus:
Certain Blades from Torna will be able to join your party.
All Blades can be dispatched on Merc Missions.
Driver Hidden Affinities have been unlocked. New skills can also be learned.
Zeke's "Eye of Shining Justice" has been unlocked. (The skill can be learned by developing Zeke's Hidden Affinities.)
Drivers' levels can now be decreased at inns, with a corresponding amount of Bonus EXP granted for the number of levels decreased.
Traveling Bards have been added to various locations. They will exchange Bonus EXP for special items, including one that will increase the number of accessories a Driver can equip. Traveling Bards will be displayed on the mini map as green shop icons.
Things to note in New Game Plus:
Quests, Heart-to-Hearts, and Skip Travel points will all be reset.
Cleared Merc Missions will be reset.
Saving after beginning a New Game Plus playthrough will overwrite the save data in which you initially cleared the game.
Other updates: Additional features, including an Easy Mode, will be included in this free update. For full details, please visit the Xenoblade Chronicles 2 support page
Expansion Pass: Helpful Items Pack 4
Mar. 2, 2018
Upgrade Parts for Poppi 2: 30,000 ether
Driver Essentials Set 3: Legendary Core Crystal x 8, Overdrive Protocol x 3
Expansion Pass: New Quests Pack 1
Jan. 18, 2018
Passion of the Artisan (available from chapter 2)
M.I.A. Nopon (available from chapter 3)
Industrial Sort of Tour (available from chapter 5)
Midnight Feasting (available from chapter 7)
The Lone Watchman (available from chapter 10)
Expansion Pass: Helpful Items Pack 3
Jan. 18, 2018
Driver Essentials Set 2: Rare Core Crystal x 10, Legendary Core Crystal x 1, Overdrive Protocol x 1
Tora's Favorite Thing: Juicy Samod x 3
Poppi α's Favorite Thing: Fizz Juice x 3
Charming Driver Gear: Auto-Balancer x 1
Expansion Pass: Helpful Items Pack 2
Dec. 22, 2017
Driver Essentials Set: 10 x Rare Core Crystal, 1 x Legendary Core Crystal, 3 x Overdrive Protocol
Upgrade Parts for Poppi: 30,000 ether
Pyra’s Favorite Things: 5 x Jenerossi Tea
Nia’s Favorite Things: 5 x Ardainian Bear Carving
Free DLC: Japanese-voice Pack
Dec. 1, 2017
The Japanese-voice Pack is available to download via Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch. With this pack and the updated version of the game, you’ll be able to choose Japanese audio with English subtitles.
Expansion Pass: Helpful Items Pack
Dec. 1, 2017
War Chest Contribution from Bana: 50,000G
Super-Useful Pouch Item Sample: Cream Orange Paratha x 3
Gift from Mr. Rurui: Silver Cylinder x 10
Newbie Driver's Core Crystal Set: Common Core Crystal x 5