Stardew Valley 1.6 Update – When is it Coming to Consoles?

When a popular game gets a major update, everyone gets excited about it. But, when the game is available on multiple platforms, the biggest question is when will the particular update come to my device or platform. Well, this is a question that many Stardew Valley players; in particular console and mobile players, have been asking.

You see, the new 1.6 update for Stardew Valley has already been dropped for Steam players. Because this update was released in March, and now it’s already June, so it is simply understandable why console and mobile players of the popular game have been looking for an answer.

Stardew Valley 1.6 for Consoles

The update is currently being worked on for the Console and smartphone ports of Stardew Valley. Is there a specific date? No, there is no stipulated date for the release of this major update. Well, on the April 27, the developer of the game who goes by @ConcernedApe on X (Twitter) shared a post that works on the update for the console and mobile ports.

We should be seeing the 1.6 update soon, but it will take time as there is additional work required for these platforms.

Stardew Valley 1.6 for Console

Stardew Valley 1.6 – What’s In This Update?

The 1.6 update is a major update for the game that was released on March 19 for Steam platform. Here is the complete changelog for the game.

  1. A new major festival
  2. Two new mini-festivals
  3. A new environmental event
  4. Hundreds of new lines of dialogue
  5. A new end-game skill system
  6. New crops, crafting items, furniture, and more
  7. A new farm type: Meadowlands Farm
  8. Multiple pets

There are also several bug fixes and other additional content that has been added with this update, You can read the complete changelog by heading over here.

Play Stardew Valley On PC

If you are a console or mobile player, you might be better off playing Stardew Valley 1.6 on your PC. The game is available on Steam. Even the Nintendo Switch players will have to wait for the 1.6 update, so yes, you will have to hold on for a while. Here are the system requirements if you plan to buy the game for Windows, macOS, and SteamOS/Linux devices.

Stardew Valley Windows PC System Requirements

  • OS: Windows Vista or newer
  • CPU: Must have a clock speed of 2 GHz or faster
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • GPU: minimum of 256 MB of video memory
  • DirectX: version 10
  • Storage: 500 MB

Stardew Valley macOS System Requirements

  • OS: Mac OS X 10 or newer
  • CPU: Must have a clock speed of 2 GHz or faster
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • GPU: minimum of 256 MB of video memory
  • Storage: 500 MB

Stardew Valley SteamOS/ Linux System Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
  • CPU: Must have a clock speed of 2 GHz or faster
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • GPU: minimum of 256 MB of video memory
  • Storage: 500 MB

Well, there is no answer as to when the 1.6 updates for Stardew Valley are said to appear for consoles and mobile players. However, it can be assured that the update will roll out this year, but it will take some time due to additional work needed for these platforms. However, you can always choose to enjoy the game’s new update by playing it on your PC via the Steam Client. Or now, it’s all about waiting patiently.

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