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 2020 (view all)

 
#2
8.50
 
 
#3
8.20
 
 
#5
140
7.20
 
 
#7
6.83
 
 
 

Top Switch games 2019 (view all)

RPG
Dragon Quest XI S
 
 
 
#3
9.28
 
Music
Cadence of Hyrule
 
 
RPG
Fire Emblem: Three Houses
 
 
Creative sandbox
Super Mario Maker 2
 
 
Platformer (2D)
Katana ZERO
 
#8
9.00
 
 
#8
9.00
 
 
 
 
#14
8.88
 

All-time top Switch games (view all)

Platformer (3D)
Super Mario Odyssey
 
 
Platformer (2D)
Celeste
 
#2
9.79
 
RPG
Dragon Quest XI S
 
 
RPG
Undertale
 
#4
9.50
 
Metroidvania
Dead Cells
 
#6
9.41
 
Fighting
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Metroidvania
Hollow Knight
 
#10
9.34
 
Racing
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
 
 
 
#12
9.28
 
 
#13
9.22
 
Metroidvania
SteamWorld Dig 2
 
#14
9.20
 
 
#15
9.17