Nintendo Switch

ARMS Adds Springtron As A New Fighter, Version 4.1 Now Live



ARMS got its latest update with Version 4.1 and with it comes a new fighter named Springtron, along with new badges, traditional and simplified Chinese support, and fighter/Arms adjustments.


Here are the details for Version 4.1from the full patch notes below:

  • The mysterious new fighter “Springtron” can now be selected.
    • His initial ARMS are the same as Spring Man.
  • When Spring Man unlocks new ARMS Springtron will also have access to them.
  • New badges added.
    • Added badges that are unlocked via specific fighter/ARM combinations.
    • Added badges that are unlocked by fulfilling certain conditions on stages with environmental gimmicks.
    • And more!


  • Added support for traditional and simplified Chinese. You can switch your language in system settings.
  • Fixed issue in online play where immediately after time runs out guarding would be cancelled not allowing players to defend post-time attacks.
  • Fixed issue in Ranked Match where certain fighters’ voices could be heard prior to the start of the match.


Here are the adjusted abilities for some fighters and Arms:

Fighters/Arms Adjustments
Misango Duration of immobility when masking up reduced (The Misanga is pleased).
Scorpio Increased curving
Increased expansion rate of charge attacks.
Shortened wait time prior to scorpion jumping.
Decreased extension speed.
Decreased flotation during jump attacks.
Decreased speed of charge attacks.
Decreased homing during jumping attacks.
Skully Increased curving.
Increased homing.
Decreased flotation during jump attacks.
Glusher Increased retraction speed.
Fixed issue where retraction speed would be greatly slowed at times.
Homie Increased rush damage.
Megaton Increased retraction speed.
Whammer Increased retraction speed.
Increased homing.
Hydra Decreased retraction speed. Speed of charge attacks is unaffected.
Clapback Decreased speed of direction changes during rush attacks.
Revolver Retorcher Fixed issue where under certain conditions projectiles would freeze in mid-air.


ARMS is available on the Nintendo Switch.

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