Valheim: Hearth and Home Update Release Time and Date

Everything you need to know about Valheim's next major update!

By Kyle Knight

September 15, 2021

A brand new update is coming to Valheim, and it’s set to be the game’s biggest one to date. Valheim: Hearth and Home is coming, and you’ll want to make sure you know the exact release time on Steam.

As there is only a matter of hours left to go until the release of Valheim: Hearth and Home, players will be eager to know all the most important bits of details surrounding the big update.

Here’s everything you need to know about Valheim: Hearth and Home, including what new content is coming in the update and what time it’s expected to arrive.

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Valheim: Hearth & Home Gamescom 2021 Cinematic Trailer

Valheim: Hearth & Home Gamescom 2021 Cinematic Trailer

What Time Does Valheim: Hearth and Home Release?

The release date is official, Valheim: Hearth and Home will release on Thursday, September 16th.

Valheim’s first major update will be available as a free update via Steam. For those who own Valheim, a new patch will be made available for download this Thursday, which will include all of the new Hearth and Home content.

The exact release time for the Valheim: Hearth and Home update has been revealed, fans will be able to download the new patch and jump in at 6AM PT / 9AM ET / 2PM BST.

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What’s Included In The Valheim: Hearth and Home Update?

As mentioned previously, Hearth and Home will be Valheim’s first major content update. This means fans can expect plenty of new content to arrive on September 16th, including new shield modifications, new food types, a reworked food and stamina system, new items, and plenty more.

The Valheim developers have also noted that existing worlds will not be destroyed when Hearth and Home goes live, but new areas will need to be explored to discover the new content.

Although existing worlds won’t be destroyed, the developers do recommend starting a new one for the best experience.

Plus, mods will likely not work straight away with Hearth and Home. To find out more details, head to the official Valheim Twitter account.

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Kyle Knight

Kyle is a Film and TV graduate from Coventry. He's a PC enthusiast with a not so enthusiastic PC and is all about triple-A titles!

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