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)

Side-scrolling fighting
Double Dragon Neon
 
 
RPG
Cthulhu Saves Christmas
 
 
Side-scrolling fighting
Scott Pilgrim vs The World - The Game
First-person shooter
WRITHE
 
#5
7.50
 
Puzzle adventure
Iris.Fall
 
#6
6.33
 

Top Switch games 2020 (view all)

Roguelike
Hades
 
#1
9.54
 
Adventure
A Short Hike
 
#2
9.46
 
Adventure
Kentucky Route Zero: TV Edition
Action RPG
9th Dawn III
 
#4
9.33
 
Creative sandbox
Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Adventure
Horace
 
#6
9.17
 
Puzzle adventure
When the Past was Around
 
 
Strategy
Pikmin 3 Deluxe
 
#10
9.07
 
Side-scrolling fighting
Streets of Rage 4
 
 
Dungeon Crawler
Moero Crystal H
 
#12
9.00
 
Tactical RPG
Children of Zodiarcs
 
 
Platformer (3D)
Super Mario 3D All-Stars
 
 
Picross
Murder by Numbers
 
 

All-time top Switch games (view all)

Action-adventure
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Platformer (3D)
Super Mario Odyssey
 
 
Platformer (2D)
Celeste
 
#3
9.61
 
Roguelike
Hades
 
#4
9.54
 
Adventure
A Short Hike
 
#5
9.46
 
RPG
Dragon Quest XI S
 
 
Adventure
Kentucky Route Zero: TV Edition
Roguelike
Dead Cells
 
#8
9.37
 
Strategy
SteamWorld Heist: Ultimate Edition
Racing
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
 
 
Metroidvania
Hollow Knight
 
#11
9.34
 
Action RPG
9th Dawn III
 
#12
9.33
 
Arena fighting
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Creative sandbox
Animal Crossing: New Horizons