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
Visual novel
The House in Fata Morgana
Platformer (3D)
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury
Music adventure
Everhood
#4
9.00
Sports
Knockout City
#5
8.90
Adventure
Tales from the Borderlands
Adventure
Sumire
#8
8.64
Action RPG
Persona 5 Strikers
RPG
Bravely Default II
Platformer (2D)
Cyber Shadow
#11
8.56
Visual novel
Gnosia
#11
8.56
Puzzle platformer
FEZ
#11
FEZ
8.56
Horror
Little Nightmares II

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
Strategy
Pikmin 3 Deluxe
#8
9.07
Side-scrolling fighting
Streets of Rage 4
Visual novel
Seers Isle
#10
9.00
Picross
Murder by Numbers
Metroidvania
Ori and the Will of the Wisps
Platformer (3D)
Super Mario 3D All-Stars
Action-adventure
Devil May Cry 3 Special Edition
Turn-based roguelike
Dicey Dungeons
#13
8.88

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
Metroidvania
Hollow Knight
#6
9.41
Roguelike
Dead Cells
#9
9.37
Action RPG
Monster Hunter Rise
Adventure
A Short Hike
#11
9.35
Racing
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Action RPG
9th Dawn III
#12
9.33
Visual novel
The House in Fata Morgana
Arena fighting
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Action-adventure
Bayonetta 2
#15
9.25