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Pride of the Valley Update Patch Notes

03 Apr 2023 3:00 PM
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Howdy Valley Villagers!

We hope you had ton of fun welcoming Mirabel and Olaf to your Valley over the last few weeks with the A Festival of Friendship update! This time, on top of the usual bug squashing and performance improvements, we’re excited to bring you a king and a queen, even more ways to transform your Valley into the happiest place on earth, a few surprises for animal companion fans, and much more! 


- A new Realm door is open in the Dream Castle: The Lion King Realm! 

- Welcome Simba and Nala to the Valley as you build your very own version of Pride Rock. 

- Celebrate Disney Parks with the most ambitious and magical Star Path yet! Place your very own Pixar Pal-A-Round, Dumbo the Flying Elephant or Mad Tea Party rides and transform your Valley into the happiest place on earth! 

- Scrooge McDuck’s Store has received a new shipment of exciting new items, including some snazzy bathroom equipment, mushroom-inspired sets and more. 

- New optional items are coming to the Premium Shop for a limited time! Get ready to live your perfect life at sea with Prince Eric’s Boat house Dream Style and meet Dreamlight infused animal companions for the first time. 

- Enjoy the return of sunny days outside and take part in our Eggstravaganza event from April 8 to 29! 

- Craft new interactive items for your animal companions to give them more to do around your valley, including little houses, feeders and toys. 

- A new selfie pose for each of your animal companions is now available in Photo Mode. 

- Paging Star Command! It seems like there have been a few more alien sightings in the Valley. You should, uh, talk to Buzz... 

- The well-fed bonus that is earned from eating cooked meals has been beefed up! When well-fed, you now get more chances of Critical Results each time you interact with the world (i.e. picking fruits, fishing fish, mining gems, etc.). But that’s not all… 

- Get moving with the ability to hover! When the well-fed bonus is active, you can now start channeling your magic to slide around your Valley even faster! 

- Take a breath. Sitting down on a bench – or any other object, for that matter – anywhere in the Valley, will now replenish your energy very slowly. 



- Players should no longer encounter issues initiating a hang-out with Eric (we hear he was busy with his boat). 

- Improved companion behavior to reduce the chance of being blocked by them.

- Fixed an issue which prevented some players from feeding critters while they had a training manual in their inventory.

- "A Festival of Friendship" quest: The 4th piece of the Madrigal Table should now spawn as expected on the beach. 

- "The Definition of a Hero" quest: Players should now receive the Space Ranger Buffet required to complete this quest. 

- "A Restaurant Makeover" quest: Fixed an issue which would prevent the player from completing this quest by entering the restaurant. 

- “Remy’s Recipe Book” quest: Fixed an issue that prevented the book from spawning. 

- “The Final Trial” quest: Fixed an issue which caused the Ice Heart to disappear after planting it for some players. 

- “Missing Prince” quest: After placing the Prince Eric statue, the memory needed to progress this quest should now spawn properly. 

- Altered the Sunstone Fragment icon to make it more easily distinguishable from Night Shards in the Forest of Valor. 

- The Spacecraft Porthole window should now properly display a space background. 

- Players can now pick up the blue clothing bag in Moana’s home that was blocked by furniture for some folks. 

- Camera collision in the Toy Story Realm has been improved. 

- Fixed an issue which prevented some players from equipping Mickey and Minnie’s D100 Dream Styles. 

- Fixed an issue preventing some players from tracking quests in the menu. 

- Fixed an issue in which a small number of players reported Star Path rewards disappearing after restarting their game. 

- Fixed an issue in which some Nintendo Switch users would encounter a black screen when entering the WALL-E Realm. 

- Fixed an issue in which a small number of Mac users encountered crashes upon entering the Sunlit Plateau. 

- Fixed an issue in which some players were unable to pick up flowers in the Frosted Heights biome. 

- Fixed an issue which caused certain quest items to remain in players’ inventories after completing the relevant quests. 

- Adjusted Stitch motif. 

- Various localization fixes. 

- Various audio and visual fixes. 

- Various Premium Shop fixes. 

- And more bug fixes, optimizations and stability improvements! 


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