Nintendo Switch The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now  

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Today we are happily ranking the best games currently out for Nintendo Switch, which also features the most popular Nintendo Switch games today. These are Switch games you can play right now, whether through the e-Shop or from buying a physical copy. We're starting the list with all the Switch launch titles on March 3rd, and then updating the list as new Nintendo Switch games come out.

What are the best current Nintendo Switch games? The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is obviously the game that people are buying the console for, but don't forget about Snipperclips, Super Bomberman R, Fast RMX, or I Am Setsuna. Almost every genre is represented with the current Nintendo Switch games that are out now, so no matter what kind of gamer you are, you should find something that will keep you entertained until more titles come out. 

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a 2017 action-adventure game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch and Wii U. A part of The Legend of Zelda series, the game ...more

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is a fighting video game developed by Bandai Namco Studios and Sora Ltd. and published by Nintendo. It is the fifth installment in the Super Smash Bros. series, ...more

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Super Mario Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Super Mario Odyssey is a 2017 3D platform video game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. An installment in the Super Mario series, the story follows Mario and Cappy, a ...more

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Mario Kart 8 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Mario Kart 8 is a kart racing video game and the eighth major installment in the Mario Kart series, developed and published by Nintendo for the Wii U video game console. First announced at E3 ...more

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Splatoon 2 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Splatoon 2 is a 2017 team-based third-person shooter video game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. Players control characters known as Inklings and use colored ink to ...more

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New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe is a 2D side-scrolling platform video game that is an enhanced port of New Super Mario Bros. U. Princess Peach is held captive in her castle by Bowser, who invades ...more

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Hollow Knight is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Hollow Knight is a Metroidvania video game developed and published by Australian studio Team Cherry. The game was released for Microsoft Windows in February 2017, and later for macOS and Linux ...more

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, known in Japan as Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze is an upcoming side-scrolling platform game developed by Retro Studios and published by Nintendo for the Wii ...more

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Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is an action role-playing game developed by Monolith Soft and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch video game console. The game is part of the Xeno series, ...more

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Undertale is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Undertale is a 2017 role-playing video game created by American indie developer and composer Toby Fox. In the game, players control a human child who has fallen into the Underground, a large, ...more

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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is a 2017 turn-based tactical role-playing video game developed and published by Ubisoft for the Nintendo Switch. The game's story sees players controlling Mario, ...more

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Octopath Traveler is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Octopath Traveler is a turn-based role-playing video game developed by Square Enix, in collaboration with Acquire, and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. The game was released ...more

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Rocket League is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Rocket League is a vehicular soccer video game developed and published by Psyonix. The game was first released for Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 4 in July 2015, with ports for Xbox One, OS ...more

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Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Minecraft is a sandbox independent video game originally created by Swedish programmer Markus "Notch" Persson and later developed and published by the Swedish company Mojang. The ...more

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Mario Tennis Aces is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Mario Tennis Aces is a sports game in the Mario Tennis series, developed by Camelot Software Planning and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. It will be released in June 2018. The ...more

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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is an action role-playing video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks. It is the fifth installment in The Elder Scrolls action ...more

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Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Mario Party is a party video game for the Nintendo 64 game console, developed by Hudson Soft and published by Nintendo. It was released in Japan on December 18, 1998, in North America on ...more

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Dead Cells is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Dead Cells is a roguelike-metroidvania hybrid video game developed and published by Motion Twin. Following about a year in early access, Dead Cells was released for Microsoft Windows, macOS, ...more

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Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! are role-playing video games (RPGs) developed by Game Freak and published by Nintendo and The Pokémon Company for the Nintendo ...more

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Shovel Knight is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
Shovel Knight is a fictional character from the video game Shovel Hope. Usually clad in light blue armor, he is a chivalrous knight trying to stop the Enchantress from taking over the Valley and ...more

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Celeste is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Celeste is a platforming video game by Canadian video game developers Matt Thorson and Noel Berry. The game was originally created as a prototype in four days during a game jam, and later ...more

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Bayonetta 2 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Bayonetta 2 is an action-adventure hack 'n' slash video game developed by PlatinumGames and published by Nintendo for Wii U and Nintendo Switch. It is the sequel to the 2009 game Bayonetta, and ...more

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Rayman Legends is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Rayman Legends is a 2013 platform game developed by Ubisoft Montpellier and published by Ubisoft. It is the fifth main title in the Rayman series and the direct sequel to the 2011 game Rayman ...more

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Sonic Mania is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Sonic Mania is a 2017 side-scrolling platform game published by Sega. An installment in the Sonic the Hedgehog series, the story follows Sonic the Hedgehog and his companions Tails and Knuckles ...more

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Stardew Valley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Nintendo Switch Games You Can Play Right Now
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Stardew Valley is an indie farming simulation role-playing video game developed by Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone and published by Chucklefish. The game was released for Microsoft Windows ...more