Top Rated Nintendo Switch games


This page lists the top rated Nintendo Switch games split across a few categories. You can see the Top 100 games by year of release (in Europe), and the Top 100 since the Switch launched.

Ratings are calculated from the reviews we store from our carefully selected review partners. Games need to have at least 3 ratings to be included in these lists.

Top Switch games 2021 (view all)

Falling blocks puzzle
Tetris Effect: Connected
Action RPG
Monster Hunter Rise
Action-adventure
Death's Door
#3
9.38
Roguelike
Spelunky 2
#3
9.38
Visual novel
The House in Fata Morgana
First-person shooter
Dusk
#6
9.30
Dungeon Crawler
Mary Skelter Finale
Platformer (3D)
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury
Music adventure
Everhood
#10
9.00
Visual novel
Crimson Spires
#10
9.00
Metroidvania
Metroid Dread
#12
8.95
Action-adventure
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD

Top Switch games 2020 (view all)

Roguelike
Hades
#1
9.54
Adventure
A Short Hike
#3
9.36
Action RPG
9th Dawn III
#4
9.33
Creative sandbox
Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Strategy
Pikmin 3 Deluxe
#8
9.07
Side-scrolling fighting
Streets of Rage 4
Platformer (2D)
Shovel Knight: Shovel of Hope
Interactive story
Seers Isle
#10
9.00
Picross
Murder by Numbers
Metroidvania
Ori and the Will of the Wisps
Turn-based roguelike
Dicey Dungeons
#14
8.90
Platformer (3D)
Super Mario 3D All-Stars

All-time top Switch games (view all)

Platformer (3D)
Super Mario Odyssey
Falling blocks puzzle
Tetris Effect: Connected
Platformer (2D)
Celeste
#4
9.61
Roguelike
Hades
#5
9.54
RPG
Dragon Quest XI S
Action RPG
Monster Hunter Rise
Action-adventure
Death's Door
#8
9.38
Roguelike
Spelunky 2
#8
9.38
Metroidvania
Hollow Knight
#12
9.37
Roguelike
Dead Cells
#12
9.37
Adventure
A Short Hike
#14
9.36
Racing
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Action RPG
9th Dawn III
#15
9.33
Visual novel
The House in Fata Morgana