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There have been many updates made to Minion Rush since its initial release on June 10, 2013. Some of these updates have even been game changing! You can see all the update logs made for the game below!

Update Version Date of Release Details App Store / Play Store Promo
7.9.0 2021.06.01
Main content Hello, Runners!

Join the Minions as they run and party in the new 1 BILLION DOWNLOADS CELEBRATION update full of fun new content!

Special Missions 1. Billion Downloads Party: Help the Minion build an ice cram machine to throw the coolest party!

2. Zen Garden: Agnes and the Minions are making a beautiful Japanese garden near the house!

New Costumes Ice Cream Stuart: Welcome Stuart to the game! Also, he already ate his ice cream...

Green Thumb: Ready for gardening!

Woodminion

New Feature CELEBRATION RUN: Run in the game to collect bananas and contribute your part in a cumulative goal to unlock a special gift for EVERYONE!
7.8.0 2021.04.14
Main content Hey, Runners!

The new TEAM BUILDING update of Minion Rush is here!

Special Missions 1. Viking Story: The Minions are spending time on a beach rebuilding the Viking ship!

2. Lucha de Mayo: The Minions are selling tacos to help Agnes get to the wrestling event!

New Costumes Viking: Cutest barbarian you know!

Fluffycorn: Ready for every pajama party!

New Feature No new features
7.7.0 2021.02.23
Main content Hey, Runners!

The new FAMILY FUN TIME update is here!

Special Missions 1. Gru and Dru's Competition: A new challenge for the Minions to win the Golden Trophy!

2. GruTube Stars: A dance show with the most talented Minions!

New Costumes Hockey Player: Always ready for a game of hockey!

DJ: Knows all the best songs!

Grenadier: Explosively cute!

New Feature Introducing CRATES in the Minion Festival!

Adventure beta test has ended!

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7.6.0 2020.12.22
Main content Ready to run with the Minions during the winter holidays? Happy Holidays!
Special Missions 1. Holiday for the Girls: Help the Minions build a snowman!

2. Polar Expedition: The Minions are going on a quest to find a real mammoth!

New Costumes Reindeer: Cheer along with this cute reindeer!

Polar Explorer: Find out how to get that warm fuzzy feeling on the Arctic Base!

Doctor: A banana a day will keep the Minion dressed as a doctor nearby!

New Feature No new features
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7.5.1 2020.11.24 Same as 7.5.0.

Prize Wheel was activated and Mime became available in premium section of Festival 2.

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7.5.0 2020.11.03
Main content Put on your Halloween costume - the Minions are going trick-or-treating!
Special Missions 1. Gingerbread House: The Minions accidentally ate the gingerbread house of the scariest witch in town. Now they have to rebuild it with some Halloween candy if they don't want to turn into pumpkins at midnight!

2. Break In? Break Out!: Help the Minions execute the sweetest heist they ever planned!

New Costumes Witch: Check for some bats in the pockets before trying it on!

Thief: Beware! It's so cute it can steal your heart!

Mime: Become a master of invisible tricks!

New Feature Prize Wheel: Introducing a new way to get some extra rewards. Spin it to see for yourself!
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7.4.1 2020.09.23 Same as 7.4.0.

Minor bug fixes.

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7.4.0 2020.09.01
Main content The Minions are saddling up for exciting new adventures and more in this Festival update of Minion Rush. Get ready for some galloping fun!
Special Missions 1. Legions of Minions: Margo takes the Minions on a trip through history as they relive some of the most famous battles of the Roman legionaries!

2. Banana Bank: Lights, camera, action! The Minions are filming a classic Western movie about a bank heist. Care to join the show?

New Costumes Legionary: Crafted strong enough for an empire... small enough for a Minion.

Cowboy: Or should we say CowMinion? Ride off into the sunset with this rootin' tootin' costume!

New Feature The Festival: The Festival is a brand-new feature with a wide array of fun missions to rack up points and earn unique rewards! The further you advance through it, the better the prizes you unlock!
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7.3.0 2020.06.30
Main content The Summer Run update is finally here and the Minions are ready for some fun in the sun!
Special Missions 1. Summer Contest: The Minions have entered a sand castle contest, but Vector is laying siege to their surf & turf! Help them fend off his attacks while sculpting a first-place creation!

2. Prehistoric Tales: Why visit a dusty old museum when you can travel back to the age of cave Minions? Dare to check it out yourself?

New Costumes Beachgoer: Hang ten with this sun-loving Minion who never seems to tan.

Cro-Minion: Cave drawings show these ancient Minions hunting wild bananas across the wilderness.

New Feature Introducing Apple Sign-In: This easy log-in option keeps your progress up to date across all iOS devices that you've linked to your Apple ID.
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7.2.1 2020.06.11 Bug fixes and improvements Promo 7.2.1.png
7.2.0 2020.05.05
Main content Get ready for the big Cinco de Mayo fiesta coming up at Eduardo's House!
Special Missions 1. The Trojan Piñata: The Minions are building a massive piñata to sneak inside Eduardo's House. Help them out so everyone can enjoy the despicable fun!

2. Camping Time: Spring is in the air and the Minions are ready to venture into the wild!

New Costumes Luchador: Specially made for Eduardo's party, it fits so perfectly the Minions refuse to wear anything else now!
New Feature No new features
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7.1.0 2020.03.17
Main content The cold, drab winter is finally over! Now it's super silly fun time! Get running with the Minions to finally come out of hibernation and celebrate SPRING BREAK!
Special Missions 1. Pirates, Ahoy!: The Minions are going to a new pirate-themed park. Dare to join them for some swashbuckling fun?

2. Springtime: The girls are turning their backyard into an Easter haven. Help them whip up some seasonal magic!

New Costumes Pirate: Shiver me timbers! This Minion is ready to raid the high seas.

Spring: Butterflies are pretty and flowers are colourful, but they got nuttin' on this cute-as-a-button Minion!

New Feature No new features
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7.0.0 2020.01.22 Lanterns, dragons, ACTION! The Minions are making a festive movie between their mad science experiments.

**WHAT’S NEW**

NEW SPECIAL MISSIONS

DANCE OF THE DRAGON: The Minions are making a Chinese New Year movie, and they're shooting for nothing less than the Best Movie Award! Do you have the star power they need to succeed?

MEGA BANANA (Coming Soon): All bananas are great, but a giant banana would be amazing! Help the Minions make one in this massively fun mission.

NEW CONTENT

EMPEROR COSTUME: Let’s hope this regal warrior doesn't hurt anybody, especially himself!

6.9.0 2019.12.03 MERRY CHRISTMAS! The Minions have been invited to the Arctic to lend Santa a hand. Nothing could go wrong in a magical workshop, right?

**WHAT'S NEW**

NEW SPECIAL MISSIONS

MERRY MINION MAKERS: The Minions try being Santa's elves, and the workshop will never be the same…

ARCTIC VACATION (Coming Soon): The Minions are building a sports resort! Just make sure they don't turn into ice sculptures!

NEW CONTENT

MINION ELF COSTUME: Specially crafted with holiday magic!

6.8.1 2019.11.18 Hey Runners! It’s time to really dress to impress, because we’ve revamped the entire Costume system to give you more control over your powers during a run!

**WHAT’S NEW**

COSTUME ABILITIES

• Costumes now have built-in Power-Ups in the form of new Abilities!

• Charge your Costume’s Ability during a run to unleash it when needed most.

• Pick the best Costume Ability to overcome any challenge.

POWER-OPS EVENT

• Complete special missions to test new Costume Abilities and unlock rewards!

6.8.0 2019.10.15 Halloween is here, and the Minions are ready for some serious trick-or-treating. If you're ready to help feed some ""sweet tooths,"" put on your best costume and join them!

**WHAT'S NEW**

NEW SPECIAL MISSIONS

SPOOKY NIGHT: The Minions are on a mission to make Gru's house more spook-tacular. Help 'em scare up some decorations!

MOON MAROONED (Coming Soon): The first Minion has landed on the Moon! But… how do we get him back?

NEW CONTENT

MUMMY COSTUME: Is it an ancient relic, or just a bandage-wrapped Minion? Who can tell the difference, really?

6.7.1 2019.09.18 The Minions are all packed for camping, but you’ll need to keep the great outdoors from becoming a great disaster!

*WHAT’S NEW*

NEW SPECIAL MISSIONS

MINION SCOUTS: Test your wilderness skills & help the Minions become true scouts. Be sure to put out that fire!

UNDERCOVER (Upcoming): Minions have gone missing under strange circumstances… Go undercover & get them back!

NEW CONTENT

SCOUT COSTUME: Straight from the Minion Scouts mini-movie, part of The Secret Life of Pets 2!

6.7.0 2019.09.01 The Minions are all packed for camping, but you’ll need to keep the great outdoors from becoming a great disaster!

*WHAT’S NEW*

NEW SPECIAL MISSIONS

MINION SCOUTS: Test your wilderness skills & help the Minions become true scouts. Be sure to put out that fire!

UNDERCOVER (Upcoming): Minions have gone missing under strange circumstances… Go undercover & get them back!

NEW CONTENT

SCOUT COSTUME: Straight from the Minion Scouts mini-movie, part of The Secret Life of Pets 2!

6.6.1 2019.07.02 It’s Cheese Festival time in Freedonia! Visit the new location & join the run!

**WHAT’S NEW**

NEW SPECIAL MISSIONS

CHEESE FESTIVAL: Help the Minions create the most fabulous cheese statue!

PIGGY RUN (coming soon): Join Lucy in training pigs to beat Gru’s team!

NEW CONTENT

NEW LOCATION: FREEDONIA. Join the celebration & get candy for yourself!

NEW COSTUME: NIKO. Straight out of Despicable Me 3!

NEW FEATURE: PIGGY BANK. Accumulate some extra Tokens!

Some UI optimizations & bug fixes.

6.6.0 2019.06.24 It’s Cheese Festival time in Freedonia! Visit the new location & join the run!

**WHAT’S NEW**

NEW SPECIAL MISSIONS

CHEESE FESTIVAL: Help the Minions create the most fabulous cheese statue!

PIGGY RUN (coming soon): Join Lucy in training pigs to beat Gru’s team!

NEW CONTENT

NEW LOCATION: FREEDONIA. Join the celebration & get candy for yourself!

NEW COSTUME: NIKO. Straight out of Despicable Me 3!

NEW FEATURE: PIGGY BANK. Accumulate some extra Tokens!

Some UI optimizations & bug fixes.

6.5.0 2019.05.07 The Secret Life of Pets 2 is snuggling up to the Minions! Help them open a Pet Shop and take care of Max, Duke, Snowball and more!

**WHAT’S NEW**

NEW SPECIAL MISSIONS

• KYLE’S SECRET LIFE: Help Agnes create a pet-sitting service to care for critters in need.

• PET SHOP (Coming Soon): Join Dru in expanding operations with a full pet shop!

NEW CONTENT

• Unlock the SUPERHERO COSTUME, inspired by the heroic Snowball!

• The Residential Area and Mall are both covered in adorable pet decorations.

6.4.0 2019.03.19 Spring is in the air, and the Minions are on the run! Clean up in the new season of Minion Rush!

NEW EVENTS

• SPRING BREAK: Complete the first special mission to get the new BUNNY COSTUME.

• GLOBAL BANANA DAY (Apr. 9): Venture into the Volcano and earn prizes in this new limited-time event!

• HAPPY EASTER (Apr. 16): Catch the Easter Bunny for Agnes.

NEW FEATURES

• DAILY TASKS: Earn prizes by completing daily goals.

• RECOMMENDED COSTUMES SYSTEM: Easily pick the best costume for a run!

6.3.0 2019.01.28 Launch into the Chinese New Year with a new Minion Rush update loaded with characters and more from the Despicable Me movies.

SPECIAL MISSION #1

- Villains are stirring up trouble by trying to hypnotize everyone during the Chinese New Year festivities.

- Fight back and light up the night with LANTERN, FIREWORKS and DRAGON MASK collectibles!

- Become a real super-secret agent with the new SPY GRU Costume.

SPECIAL MISSION #2

- Stand tall against Vector’s Shrink Ray in another upcoming mission.

6.2.1 2019.12.13 Minor bugs fixed

MERRY CHRISTMAS! Celebrate the season with more Missions for your Minions.

***WHAT’S NEW***

- Bratt’s back and spreading bad gifts. We gotta get rid of ‘em NOW in a new Special Mission!

- Run through a delightfully decorated Christmas Lab to collect Bratt Pack, Floppy Disk and Trouble Gum collectibles.

- Look for a second Special Mission coming around New Year’s, and take the battle to Bratt.

DON YOUR NEW APPAREL

- Treat yourself to an early Christmas present with the new CODER Costume!

Minor bugs fixed.

6.2.0 2018.12.04 Surplus cards are now converted into coins

MERRY CHRISTMAS! Celebrate the season with more Missions for your Minions.

***WHAT’S NEW***

- Bratt’s back and spreading bad gifts. We gotta get rid of ‘em NOW in a new Special Mission!

- Run through a delightfully decorated Christmas Lab to collect Bratt Pack, Floppy Disk and Trouble Gum collectibles.

- Look for a second Special Mission coming around New Year’s, and take the battle to Bratt.

DON YOUR NEW APPAREL

- Treat yourself to an early Christmas present with the new CODER Costume!

6.1.1 2018.10.22 Hey, Minion Rush runners! We've got news for you. Update the game now!

- No more Red Zones!

- Fixed a bug that prevented runners from advancing in Minion Leagues

- Progress Conversion is well explained in a brand-new video tutorial: http://gmlft.co/MR_ConverTut

- Revives are no longer consumed when you complete a mission

- Daily Login should now appear for all users

- Invulnerability now lasts longer after the Fever Mode effect is over

- Special Missions: Progress is now properly shown

6.1.0 2018.10.10 Join the 5-Year Celebration of Minion Rush with a MASSIVE update!

***NEW FEATURES***

NEW SPECIAL MISSION

- Run through a specially decorated AVL to grab GIFTS, CAKES & PARTY HATS!

NEW STORY

- Become the top Minion secret agent as you take on clandestine quests from Gru’s Lair.

DRESS TO IMPRESS

- Grab the new Costume Cards to unlock outfits, PLUS potent power-ups.

- Kick off your collection with the Partier Costume as our gift to you!

5.7.0 2018.08.22 WHAT'S NEW

The Minions want more... legitimate ways of getting rich, and need your help to get new ventures up and running!

***WHAT’S NEW***

NEW MISSION #1: ANCIENT TROVE

- El Macho’s Lair is teeming with treasure for the taking... and tons of traps!

- Collect 3 new items: VASES, CALENDARS & STATUES.

- Flaunt your honest earnings with the new MINIONAIRE costume!

NEW MISSION #2: TICKET TO SPACE

- Shoot for the stars as the Minions launch paying customers into space!

5.6.0 2018.07.12 WHAT'S NEW

Prepare to take your running adventures over the ocean blue in this new update of Minion Rush!

NEW MISSION #1: SECRET OF THE DEEP SEA.

- Set sail from PIER 12 and search the briny deep for a mysterious sea monster!

- Gather 3 new sea-themed collectibles: SHIP WHEELS, ANCHORS and PLUNGERS.

- Get in the high-sea spirit with the brand new SEA DOG Minion costume.

NEW MISSION #2: BEACH PARTY.

- After your nautical mission, head to MINION BEACH to create a private vacation resort.

5.5.0 2018.05.31 WHAT'S NEW

Play the most mischievous soccer match of the year with the Minions in the brand-new Minion Rush Special Mission: SOCCER TOURNAMENT.

***WHAT'S NEW***

- Collect all of the soccer gear for the Minions' match: SOCCER BALLS, CLEATS and GOALIE GLOVES.

- Cheer as loud as you can with the new SOCCER FAN Costume that you can get by using Market Tickets.

- The fun never ends! When the "Soccer Tournament" Special Mission is over, don't miss the second Special Mission inside the Pyramids!

5.4.0 2018.05.03 WHAT'S NEW

Minor bug fixes.

5.3.0 2018.03.08 WHAT'S NEW

Spring into action with the fresh new update of Minion Rush! Enjoy the blooming flowers while running with your friends, the Minions!

***WHAT’S NEW***

- Join the SPRING FLING Special Mission and decorate MINION PARK!

- Find new collectibles scattered around the park, such as WATERING CANS, BUTTERFLIES and FLOWERS.

- Unleash your flower power with the new PEACE & LOVE Minion costume!

4.4.0 2017.03.15
Main content Time for a thrilling adventure in the new Despicable Me: Minion Rush update!
Special Missions Trip to the Theme Park: Explore Super Silly Fun Land in the new Special Mission: Trip to the Theme Park. Collect Balloons, Fireworks and Cotton Candy while enjoying your day out.
New Costumes Barker: Get the brand-new Barker costume and Power-Up!
New Feature Fly above the clouds in the new Airplane mini-game.
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4.0.0 2016.09.21
Main content It's time to mow some lawns and mess things up in the new Despicable Me: Minion Rush update!
Special Missions Mower Minions: Collect all of the Garden Shovels, Gnomes and Piggy Banks during the new Special Mission.
New Costumes Hazmat: Get the new Hazmat costume and get free Revives in certain locations.
New Feature Upgrade your Costumes to add new Golden Skills to them with Dr. Nefario's Fabulous Costume Improver.

New Rush Avoiding mode! Run while avoiding certain actions, from collecting Bananas to performing Despicable Actions!

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