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)

Action RPG
Monster Hunter Rise
Platformer (3D)
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury
Music adventure
Everhood
#3
8.88
Adventure
Tales from the Borderlands
Action RPG
Persona 5 Strikers
RPG
Bravely Default II
Platformer (2D)
Cyber Shadow
#7
8.56
Visual novel
Gnosia
#7
8.56
Horror
Little Nightmares II
Farming
Littlewood
#12
8.45
Shooting
Space Otter Charlie
Action-adventure
Olija
#15
8.30

Top Switch games 2020 (view all)

Roguelike
Hades
#1
9.54
Adventure
A Short Hike
#3
9.35
Action RPG
9th Dawn III
#4
9.33
Creative sandbox
Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Adventure
Horace
#6
9.17
Strategy
Pikmin 3 Deluxe
#9
9.07
Side-scrolling fighting
Streets of Rage 4
Dungeon Crawler
Moero Crystal H
#11
9.00
Tactical RPG
Children of Zodiarcs
Picross
Murder by Numbers
Metroidvania
Ori and the Will of the Wisps
Platformer (3D)
Super Mario 3D All-Stars

All-time top Switch games (view all)

Platformer (3D)
Super Mario Odyssey
Platformer (2D)
Celeste
#3
9.61
Roguelike
Hades
#4
9.54
RPG
Dragon Quest XI S
Action RPG
Monster Hunter Rise
Metroidvania
Hollow Knight
#6
9.41
Roguelike
Dead Cells
#9
9.37
Adventure
A Short Hike
#11
9.35
Racing
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Action RPG
9th Dawn III
#12
9.33
Arena fighting
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Action-adventure
Bayonetta 2
#15
9.25