Install Friday Night Funkin' Rewritten on Nintendo Switch

Friday Night Funkin' Rewritten

Friday Night Funkin’ is a musical rhythm game where you compete in freestyle music battles.
The father of your girlfriend is always a pain, because no matter what you do, you may never be good enough for his daughter. In Friday Night Funkin, you are the "Boyfriend", and this cliché comes together in a colorful and musical mash. The fun of Friday and the stress of meeting your significant other's father will make your knees shake and your heart tingle.

This version is entirely re-written in an engine called LOVE2D


To run: Menu -> Games -> Friday Night Funkin' Rewritten
To run in terminal: love $HOME/.love_games/friday_night_funkin_rewritten/

As this game is still a work in progress, some settings (like setting fullscreen mode) can only be changed via an ini file: ~/.local/share/love/funkin-rewritten/settings.ini

Fortunately, Friday Night Funkin' Rewritten is very easy to install on your Nintendo Switch in just two steps.

  1. Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Nintendo Switch.
  2. Use Pi-Apps to install Friday Night Funkin' Rewritten.


For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Switchroot L4T Ubuntu Jammy, which is currently version 5.1.2 Ubuntu Jammy.
Friday Night Funkin' Rewritten will run on L4T Ubuntu ARM64.

Install Pi-Apps

Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Nintendo Switch with just a few clicks.

Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:

wget -qO- | bash

Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here:

Install Friday Night Funkin' Rewritten

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Friday Night Funkin' Rewritten.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the Games category.

Now scroll down to find Friday Night Funkin' Rewritten in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Friday Night Funkin' Rewritten for you!

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