If you have plans on buying a Nintendo Switch, or if you already have one, here’s a guide list of the top 10 most played Nintendo Switch games! So, first of, the list is filled with a plethora of Nintendo’s first-party titles. However, several indie titles and popular third-party games made the cut as well.
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is an action-adventure game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch and Wii U video game consoles. The game is a part of The Legend of Zelda series which follows an amnesiac protagonist named Link. Link awakens from a hundred-year slumber to a mysterious voice that guides him to defeat Calamity Ganon before he can destroy the kingdom of Hyrule. Sounds interesting? Better have it on your Nintendo Switch as one of your go-to games!
This game is part of our Top 10 because one, it has been part of a huge gaming series. And two, it’s part of the Top 10 because what’s a Nintendo console without Zelda, right?
Super Mario Odyssey
Explore incredible places far from the Mushroom Kingdom as you join Mario and his new ally Cappy on a massive, globe-trotting 3D adventure with Nintendo Switch! Moreover, you can use amazing new abilities like the power to capture and control objects, animals, and enemies! Furthermore, you can also collect Power Moons so you can power up the Odyssey airship and save Princess Peach from Bowser’s wedding plans.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is a racing game for the Nintendo Switch, and the first Mario game overall for the console. It is the first port of the Mario Kart series, being a port of Mario Kart 8 from the Wii U. This should excite you because it has additional features. Such features are that of having several new characters, and it features more options for Battle Mode.
You will certainly enjoy playing Splatoon 2 because it’s a team-based third-person shooter video game developed and published by Nintendo for Nintendo Switch. Moreover, it is the sequel to the 2015 Wii U titleed Splatoon. To add, it includes a story-driven single-player mode, as well as an online multiplayer mode that features up to eight players in online four-versus-four matches.
Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition
With Minecraft, you can craft, create, and explore alone! However, you could also do such with four players in split-screen and up to eight online. Moreover, Minecraft is a game about placing blocks and going on adventures. You can also explore worlds and build amazing things from the simplest of homes to the grandest of castles. Moreover, you can play in Creative Mode with unlimited resources… Or, you could also mine deep into the world in survival mode. In this mode, you can craft weapons and armor to fend off the dangerous mobs!
Stardew Valley is an indie farming simulation role-playing video game. In the game, you can take the role of a character to get away from the hustle of an office job. You could also take over their grandfather’s dilapidated farm in a place known as Stardew Valley! It was inspired by the game Harvest Moon, which used to be one of the best games. Play this on your Nintendo Switch, you will definitely get hooked.
Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is a turn-based tactical role-playing video game developed and published by Ubisoft for the Nintendo Switch. The game is a crossover of Nintendo’s Mario and Ubisoft’s Raving Rabbids franchises. Both of the games feature single and cooperative gameplay. Moreover, the game’s story lets the players control Mario, his friends and a group of Rabbids dressed who all deals with the aftermath of a sudden invasion by a group of Rabbids. These Rabbids have accidentally misused a powerful invention that has brought chaos to the Mushroom Kingdom. See how interesting this game is? Get on it now!
ARMS is a fighting game that could accommodate up to four players. All players can choose a fighter and battle using a variety of extendable arms to knock out opponents in a three-dimensional arena. Moreover, the game has fifteen playable fighters. Furthermore, each fighter starts with three unique arms that can be selected in battle, but the use of all other fighters’ arms can be unlocked in the Get Arms mode.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is an open world action role-playing video game. The game’s story revolves around the player character and their quest to defeat Alduin the World-Eater. Alduin is a dragon who is prophesied to destroy the world.
The game is part of the top 10 most played Nintendo Switch games because you bet there will always be a need for an open world action role-playing to keep our gaming situation different!
The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+
The Binding of Isaac is a randomly generated action RPG shooter with heavy Rogue-like elements. With a massively updated expansion called The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth, it follows Isaac one more time on his journey. Players will find bizarre treasures that change Isaac’s form giving him super human abilities and enabling him to fight off droves of mysterious creatures, discover secrets and fight his way to safety.
Now, go and run off as you buy and enjoy these most played Nintendo Switch games!