Version History

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This page describes significant changes introduced in each release version of Wylde Flowers. You might find this useful if you are looking for a fix for a particular issue.

Versions are listed in reverse-chronological order (latest release first). New updates may take a few hours to appear on your App Store. You can check the current version of your game in the Settings menu.

Please be aware they may be spoilers in this content!

1.2

Released: September 20, 2022

We're celebrating the release of Wylde Flowers on Nintendo Switch and Steam with some features and improvements that have been much-requested by our Apple Arcade players!

  • Wedding couples get dressed up for their special day.
  • In build mode, you can now move objects between the two garden plots.
  • If you're buying, selling or crafting lots of items at a time, there are additional arrows added for selecting higher quantities much faster.
  • Marty will sell you another animal, or animal feed, immediately after you purchase an animal, instead of having to wait for him to return to his ranch.
  • If you're playing with a game controller or keyboard, we've improved various aspects of the UI, including adding item descriptions and making it easier to select which object to interact with. You can look around the world a little by nudging the right thumbstick.
  • Improved inventory item sorting to group related items together.
  • The gifting menu will remind you of a character's favorite foods you've already discovered.
  • The shop and inventory menus have indicators for when an item is out of season.
  • On Mac and PC: settings to change the game resolution, play in windowed mode, switch between monitors, and change antialiasing.

We also have a few bug fixes and tweaks rolling out:

  • Our artists have added seasonal flowers and general beautification to all of the scenes, added seasonal changes to the trees and bushes, and improved the time-of-day lighting.
  • Background music now changes with the season.
  • Improved animation while running around corners, and a few new unique character walk and idle animations.
  • Tara can no longer eat raw pizza dough.
  • Achievements are no longer reset if you press “Cancel” on the confirmation dialog.
  • Kai's stall will stock black tea seeds out of season once the greenhouse is built.
  • Various fixes for achievements not being granted correctly.
  • Various fixes for characters leaving their workplaces before the end of their workday.
  • Pricing of sugar and lemonade have been updated to meet current market conditions.
  • Many fixes for characters delivering lines of dialogue that were out of context for the part of the game you are up to.
  • Fish sticks can be optionally embargoed from the settings menu, for players with insufficient self-control.

1.1

Released: April 29, 2022

You'll see characters performing some new activities around town from time to time, and showing off even more of their personality with unique walk animations. We've also been working hard to fix thousands of bugs, glitches and spoilers that our fans have discovered. Many thanks to everyone on Reddit, Discord and the socials who have helped us identify problems and improve the game! Here are just the most significant gameplay changes that have been introduced in this version:

Save Games and iCloud

  • Fixed loading backups of save games that are in conflict.

General Gameplay

  • Whirligigs have been tuned and improved, and “Take All” / “Give All” buttons have been added.
  • Recipes can now be discovered in bottles while fishing, instead of when catching certain fish.
  • Black Tea can be purchased out of season when the greenhouse is built.
  • Removed Gloria from the Crystal Ball.
  • Sheep sale prices have been adjusted.
  • The Scrying Bowl can now find characters in Ravenwood Hollow.
  • Damon will make good on his business proposition when the “Only Have Fries For You” task is completed.
  • Flounder may be sold to Bruno.
  • Fixed fish disappearing offscreen while fishing and not returning.
  • Fixed new fish discoveries not being added to the codex when fishing in cat form.
  • Fixed some issues causing some recipes to not be discoverable for some players, and some recipes being uncraftable after being discovered.
  • Fixed noticeboards sometimes giving out multiple tasks for the same character.
  • Fixed the Storm incantation using up two incantations at a time.
  • Fixed farm construction tasks being cancelled when completing the Mine, Ranch or Mountain Bridge.
  • Fixed floating debris sometimes appearing on the farm.
  • Fixed an issue where players sometimes had duplicate items in their inventory, and were unable to sell them.
  • Fixed the magic beanstalk wilting.

Achievements

  • Fixed the relationship milestone achievements not being granted for all characters.

Summer

  • Fixed an issue where “Water Under the Bridge” would not start if “This Party is Lit” was not completed in time.
  • The lemonade stand is open all day on weekends.

Winter

  • Fixed Parker's door which was stuck open for some players.

Relationships and Romance

  • Fixed Parker's “Casual Friend” cutscene not playing correctly if some debris is in the path.
  • Fixed Thomas not going to work when his relationship milestone is ready.
  • Angus' “Best Friend” milestone can now be achieved after his wedding.
  • Violet's “Casual Friend” milestone can now be achieved after the game is complete.
  • Fixed characters prompting to break up despite the player interacting with them recently.
  • The wedding ring mold must be repurchased for each wedding.

Mac

  • Fixed fullscreen resolution on external displays.
  • Mouse cursor hides when not in use.

Apple TV

  • Fixed directional buttons not working with 2nd generation Siri remote on tvOS 15.

1.0.6

Released: March 22, 2022

  • Players whose weddings were unceremoniously cancelled when they upgraded to 1.0.5 will now once again be walking down the aisle in 7 days!

1.0.5

Released: March 15, 2022

Peripherals

  • Added support for Magic Keyboard and other wired or Bluetooth keyboards on iPhone, iPad and Apple TV. Requires iOS 14 or later.
  • Added support for Nimbus MFi controller.

Save Games and iCloud

  • Save games are now automatically backed up every game-day, up to the 6 most recent days.
  • Save games are also backed up when resolving an iCloud save game conflict, so that the alternative conflict resolution can be tried.
  • To access and restore the backups, open the Load Game menu from the main menu, and click the history icon next to each save slot.
  • Fixed multiple issues relating to save games being reset or losing progress after synchronising over iCloud.
  • Added warning messages when save games can't be saved due to device storage exhausted.

General Gameplay

  • Deleting an object in build mode now displays a confirmation dialog (text is currently English only; translations coming soon!)
  • Cancelling an action on a crafting station that's in progress now returns all the original items to you.
  • Cooking ingredients can be substituted once purchased without requiring them to be crafted or caught first. Yes, this makes fish sticks even easier, if that's your game.
  • Fixed Kim not providing any more animal fats and meat cuts after a number of animals have been sold.
  • Fixed whirligigs immediately producing materials for some players, instead of going off to work, and sometimes not producing the correct number of materials.
  • Spiles can be used on maple trees after they've healed from damage.
  • Some previously-undiscoverable recipes are now discoverable in the mountain.
  • People Pleaser achievement can now be achieved.
  • Pinecones and Nigella will be more prevalent in the mountain.
  • Peanut Brittle is correctly classified as a dessert, not a main. Take care of your health.

Relationships and Romance

  • Turning down a romantic advance, or breaking up with a partner, permanently changes your relationship with that character to be platonic. This prevents future romantic advances and lets you fill up all the hearts in your journal.
  • Fixed multiple issues relating to dating and marrying someone new after breaking up with a previous partner.
  • The ambiguous “let's take things slow” option has been removed from romantic advances.
  • Fixed romantic partners waiting to speak to you indefinitely after the epilogue.
  • Amira will continue her coven duties even after marrying you.

Spring

  • Fixed some cases where witches were disrobing when they should be robed, and vice-versa.
  • Players who had previously accidentally deleted their cauldron before obtaining the ability to craft a replacement will now be granted the Cauldron blueprint when they upgrade to this version.

Summer

  • Fixed issues with “At the Break-in Point” not working for some players.

Fall

  • Fixed Versorium cannot be picked up while Summon Small Things is active.

Winter

  • Fixed Violet being non-interactive near Gloria for some players.
  • Fixed Raven disrobing when loading a save game during the final showdown.
  • Fixed some characters disappearing for some players during “Locket Up”.
  • “Seton's Secrets” task will now be possible during “The Unjolly Rancher”, even if “We Make a Great Pair-ogi” was not completed. Yep, this was fixed in the last version too, but now it's really really fixed.

Epilogue

  • Cinnamon is now available in all seasons, making Malasada possible to cook.

1.0.4

Released: February 25, 2022

General Gameplay

  • If the player gets stuck (e.g., behind the toolshed, in a bush, etc), then reloading the game will teleport them to a safe location.
    • We will continue to fix the instances to prevent the player from getting stuck in the first place in future updates!
  • Crafting stations in the toolshed and distillery can no longer be destroyed while they are crafting something.
  • The cauldron cannot be destroyed until the player has the ability to create new cauldrons.
    • If you've already destroyed your cauldron, please reach out to customer support to receieve a new one by using the “Request Support” button in the settings menu.
  • We have cleaned up all the kitty bowls that may have been left lying around.
  • Placing wolfsbane flowers in the vase is no longer a horror show.

Spring

  • It's no longer possible to sell stones to Natalia before you've repaired the mine.
    • On upgrade, players who have already sold stones before repairing the mine will be gifted some stones to make up for the loss.
  • It's no longer possible to sell the cornbread that Hazel gives you to give to Thomas.
  • Hazel's gifting introduction no longer crashes when playing in Italian.

Summer

  • “Only Have Fries For You” task is removed from journal if it was not completed in Spring.
  • “We Make a Great Pair-ogi” task is removed from journal if it was not completed in Spring.
  • Tasks relating to Hazel that were incomplete at the end of Spring are removed from the journal.
  • “For Crying Drought Loud” final task to talk to two people can now be satisfied.
  • Buying a chick from Marty is no longer possible at the Summer Festival.
  • Turning down making cufflinks for Francis no longer prevents the wedding from going ahead.

Fall

  • “Season's Greetings”: Lina's response is fixed if the player has the incantation but is missing Spirit Flame.
  • Kai will sell mulberry tree seeds and silkworms while “Oh, Chute” task is in progress.

Winter

  • “Seton's Secrets” task will now be possible during “The Unjolly Rancher”, even if “We Make a Great Pair-ogi” was not completed.

Romance

  • Proposal to Kai is fixed.
  • “A Blanket Statement” meeting in the woods is fixed.

Ravenwood

  • Aryel will now sell his hair as soon as he gives you the first sample, so you can get a refill if needed.

Epilogue

  • “You're a Catch” will now trigger as intended.
  • Marriage to Damon after the epilogue no longer results in a wedding groundhog day.

1.0.3

Released: February 19, 2022

  • Player no longer falls through the dock next to Bruno's boat into the water.
    • On upgrade, all players who are in the Town will be teleported to a safe location.