Both Nintendo and the developer announced that the freezing bug of XType Plus has been fixed. The update is already available in the European Wii U eShop and players will be able to download it.
Issues with XType Plus on #WiiU eShop have been resolved. An update now opens online leaderboards & highscore replays
— Nintendo of Europe (@NintendoEurope) August 6, 2014
XType Plus is back in the Nintendo eShop in the EU! Leaderboard issues are fixed; can't wait to see you all online 🙂
— Dominic Szablewski (@phoboslab) August 6, 2014
There’s still no word for a North American release, where it was removed from the eShop before its release. Still, it’s good to hear that the update was released faster than usual.