Whether you’re looking for your first Nintendo Switch game or you just want a few new ones to play, you’re bound to find what you’re looking for here. We’ve got a variety of games to choose from including Mario Strikers, Super Mario Odyssey, Splatoon 3, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and Legends: Arceus.
Described by its developer as the first open-world adventure in the Pokemon series, Legends: Arceus has a lot going for it. However, the game is marred by poor graphical and technical elements.
The main hub of the game is Jubilife Village. This town is situated in the ancient Hisui region, a region that would later be referred to as Sinnoh in the Pokemon Diamond and Pearl games.
Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope
Developed by Ubisoft Paris and Ubisoft Milan, Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope is a crossover between the Mario and Rabbids series. It is a turn-based tactical game with free-roaming characters, an equipment system, and plenty of side activities.
The game follows the same basic structure as Kingdom Battle, but there are significant changes. The main hero of the game is Mario, who must team up with his fellow heroes to defeat Cursa, an evil force that controls the Sparks and is trying to harvest energy from Sparks.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Developed by Nintendo, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is an enhanced port of the 2014 Wii U game. It is a racing game featuring an updated battle mode and 48 new courses. It also includes downloadable courses from popular video games. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is the best Mario Kart game to date.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is a multiplayer racing game. It can support up to twelve players online and supports local wireless play. The game is also compatible with all amiibo. The game has a new HUD, and the button inputs have been changed to match the Switch’s controls. It also features a smart-steering option, which helps new players maintain control over their kart.
Breath of the Wild
Despite its open-world nature, Breath of the Wild feels like a Zelda game. It features a huge map, and many different items and skills. It’s one of the most extensive Zelda games to date.
Breath of the Wild is set in Hyrule, an advanced civilization defended by Divine Beasts. There are also four Guardians to protect the kingdom. You play as Link, who has been asleep for over a hundred years. He has a few abilities that can help him in his quest to save the kingdom.
Developed by PlatinumGames, Astral Chain is a stylish third-person action game that’s sure to satisfy gamers with its combination of fun combat and wacky lore. It’s an ideal choice for fans of the Bayonetta series.
The game’s story is about the special police division known as Neuron. It’s tasked with capturing the strange creatures known as Chimera, who are attacking the world. Astral Chain’s world is full of clever world-building details, from haunted toilets and holographic crosswalks to talking vending machines.
Super Mario Odyssey
Developed by Nintendo, Super Mario Odyssey is a platform game that follows Mario and his new companion Cappy as they travel the various kingdoms to save Princess Peach. The game is published for the Nintendo Switch.
Super Mario Odyssey is one of the most popular games of 2017. It sold 23 million copies worldwide, making it one of the fastest-selling Super Mario games.
Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Described as a social simulation game that is set in the year 2020, Animal Crossing: New Horizons is the fifth main installment of the Animal Crossing series. It was published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. In this installment of the game, players will live on a deserted island and explore new opportunities.
The game’s premise is to create a home for yourself and your friends on a lonely island. You will need to gather materials from the island to craft tools and creature comforts.
Super Mario Strikers
Unlike many sports games, Mario Strikers: Battle League offers a solid core soccer experience with great multiplayer and a fun game mode. This game is also the best game for the Switch right now, but it’s not without its limitations.
For the most part, the game is simple to play. Players can choose from ten characters, including Mario, Luigi, Toad, Princess Daisy, and Shy Guy. Each character has their own unique reactions to scoring a goal. Players can use Hyper Strikes to turn the tides of a match.
Originally announced in June, Harvestella is a unique entry in a crowded genre. It combines farming and RPG elements to form a unique and addictive game.
Harvestella’s ‘choose your own adventure style dungeons to feel like they’re meant to be interactive, rather than just a boring sequence of quests. But if you take the time to explore the dungeons, you’ll find a rich, engaging storyline.
Developed by Nintendo, Splatoon 3 is the sequel to the best-selling Splatoon game of all time. The game launched last Friday in Japan and has already sold 3.45 million units. Its sales have exceeded expectations.
Splatoon 3 features new weapons, maps, modes, and a single-player story. Players take on the role of an agent, tasked with taking down the nefarious Octarians. There are also puzzles, puzzle encounters, and a number of quality-of-life features.