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)

Creative sandbox
Animal Crossing: New Horizons
 
 
 
 
 
 
Puzzle
Piczle Cross Adventure
 
 
 
#12
8.62
 
 
#13
8.61
 
 
#15
8.56
 

Top Switch games 2019 (view all)

RPG
Dragon Quest XI S
 
 
 
#3
9.20
 
RPG
Fire Emblem: Three Houses
Music
Cadence of Hyrule
 
 
 
 
Creative sandbox
Super Mario Maker 2
 
 
Platformer (2D)
Katana ZERO
 
#9
9.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

All-time top Switch games (view all)

Platformer (3D)
Super Mario Odyssey
 
 
RPG
Undertale
 
#3
9.60
 
Platformer (2D)
Celeste
 
#4
9.56
 
RPG
Dragon Quest XI S
 
 
Metroidvania
Dead Cells
 
#7
9.37
 
Racing
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
 
 
Metroidvania
Hollow Knight
 
#10
9.34
 
Creative sandbox
Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Fighting
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Metroidvania
SteamWorld Dig 2
 
#14
9.22
 
 
#15
9.20
 
Creative sandbox
Stardew Valley
 
#15
9.20