Upcoming Nintendo Switch games

Matt Sayer 29 December 2017


All the announced games slated for release on Nintendo's latest console in the near and not-so-near future.

Collected all the Moons in Super Mario Odyssey? Explored every nook and cranny of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's massive world? Splatted several oceans' worth of ink across the stylish streets of Splatoon 2? Then you're probably looking for the next big adventure to take your nifty Nintendo Switch on. Well, fear not Joy-con warrior; we've rounded up all the games coming to the Nintendo Switch in the near and not-so-near future, perfect for planning out your budget to ensure you don't miss the next big thing.

You can use the search box and sortable columns to filter the table below to suit your particular preferences. Just remember that the listed release dates are not set in stone and may change in response to the fickle nature of game development.

Game Release Date Publisher Developer Genre Number of Players ESRB Rating
Yoshi for Nintendo Switch (Working Title) 2019-12-31 Nintendo Good-Feel Action, Platformer 2 players simultaneous Rating Pending
Wargroove 2019-03-31 Chucklefish LTD Chucklefish up to 4 players Rating Pending
project OCTOPATH TRAVELER (working title) 2018-12-31 Nintendo Square Enix Role-Playing, Adventure To be determined Rating Pending
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus 2018-12-31 Bethesda Softworks MachineGames First Person, Action To be determined Rating Pending
AWAY: Journey to the Unexpected 2018-12-31 Playdius Aurelien Regard / Jean-Matthieu Gennisson Action, Platformer 1 player Rating Pending
Battle Chasers Nightwar 2018-12-31 THQ Nordic Airship Syndicate 1 player T
Dragon Marked For Death 2018-12-31 INTI CREATES CO. LTD. INTI CREATES CO. LTD. Action, Role-Playing up to 4 players Rating Pending
Flipping Death 2018-12-31 Zoink Games Zoink Games Adventure, Platformer 1 player Rating Pending
Huntdown 2018-12-31 Coffee Stain Publishing Easy Trigger Games 2 players simultaneous T
Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom 2018-12-31 FDG Entertainment Game Atelier Action, Adventure, Platformer To be determined Rating Pending
Pocket Rumble 2018-12-31 Chucklefish LTD Cardboard Robot Games LLC 2 players simultaneous T
Runner3 2018-12-31 Choice Provisions Choice Provisions 1 player E 10+
Sausage Sports Club 2018-12-31 up to 8 players N/A
Shovel Knight: King of Cards 2018-12-31 Yacht Club Games Yacht Club Games Action, Adventure, Platformer 1 player E
Super Meat Boy Forever 2018-12-31 Team Meat Team Meat 1 player T
Syberia 3 2018-12-31 Anuman Interactive To be determined N/A
The World Ends with You: Final Remix 2018-12-31 Nintendo Square Enix Action, Role-Playing, Adventure To be determined Rating Pending
Yoku's Island Express 2018-12-31 Team17 Digital Ltd Villa Gorilla Platformer, Adventure 1 player Rating Pending
Steep 2018-12-28 Ubisoft To be determined N/A
SNK HEROINES Tag Team Frenzy 2018-09-30 NIS America SNK Corporation up to 4 players Rating Pending
Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA 2018-09-30 NIS America Nihon Falcom Corporation Action, Role-Playing 1 player Rating Pending
Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition 2018-05-31 Nintendo Tecmo Koei Games Co. Ltd. Action, Adventure To be determined T
Mario Tennis Aces 2018-05-31 Nintendo To be determined N/A
Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection 2018-05-31 Capcom Digital Eclipse Action, Fighting 2 players simultaneous T
DARK SOULS: REMASTERED 2018-05-25 Bandai Namco Entertainment FromSoftware Action, RPG To be determined Rating Pending
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze 2018-05-04 Nintendo To be determined N/A
Kentucky Route Zero: TV Edition 2018-03-31 Annapurna Interactive Cardboard Computer 1 player Rating Pending
Light Fingers 2018-03-31 Numizmatic Numizmatic Action, Board Games up to 4 players Rating Pending
Next Up Hero 2018-03-31 Aspyr Media Inc. Digital Continue Action, Adventure, Arcade 1 player E
Manticore - Galaxy on Fire 2018-03-22 Koch Media Deep Silver Fishlabs Action, First Person, Other 1 player T
Kirby Star Allies 2018-03-16 Nintendo HAL Laboratory Inc. Action, Platformer up to 4 players E 10+
Splatoon 2 - Starter Edition 2018-03-16 Nintendo Nintendo Action, First Person, Multiplayer up to 8 players E 10+
The Long Reach 2018-03-15 Action, Adventure, Other 1 player N/A
Fear Effect Sedna 2018-03-06 First Person, Strategy, Action, Puzzle 1 player N/A
NORTH 2018-03-06 Sometimes You Adventure, Puzzle, Other 1 player N/A
Scribblenauts: Showdown 2018-03-06 WB Games Shiver Entertainment Party, Multiplayer up to 4 players E 10+
Super Toy Cars 2018-03-02 Eclipse Games Eclipse Games Racing, Arcade, Sports up to 4 players E
Detention 2018-03-01 Adventure, Puzzle 1 player N/A
Mulaka 2018-03-01 Lienzo Lienzo Action, Adventure 1 player T
Paper Wars: Cannon Fodder Devastated 2018-03-01 iFun4all Action, Arcade 1 player N/A
Subsurface Circular 2018-03-01 Ant Workshop Adventure, Puzzle 1 player N/A
Totes the Goat 2018-03-01 Atooi Atooi Arcade, Puzzle, Platformer, Action 1 player E
Bridge Constructor Portal 2018-02-28 Headup Games ClockStone Simulation, Puzzle 1 player E
PAYDAY 2 2018-02-27 Action, First Person, Multiplayer up to 4 players N/A
Spot The Difference 2018-02-26 Sabec 2 players simultaneous N/A
The Final Station 2018-02-23 tinyBuild Games Do My Best Action, Role-Playing, First Person, Platformer 1 player T
Toki Tori 2: Nintendo Switch Edition 2018-02-23 Two Tribes Publishing Two Tribes Adventure, Puzzle, Platformer 1 player E
Twin Robots: Ultimate Edition 2018-02-23 Ratalaika Games Thinice Games Adventure, Arcade, Platformer, Puzzle 2 players simultaneous E

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