Total Nerd The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch  

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90 votes 32 voters 15 items

List Rules Only free games currently available for Nintendo Switch.

If you don't feel like spending money on new games for Nintendo Switch, play the best free Switch games available now in the Nintendo eShop. Featuring arcade pinball, multiplayer games, and games for young kids, this list of all free to play Switch games includes Fortnite, Pokémon Quest, Paladins, and Fallout Shelter. What is your favorite free game for the Switch?

Vote up the best free Switch games, and vote down the ones that aren't worth downloading. 

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Fortnite is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
2017 Fortnite is a co-op sandbox survival game developed by Epic Games and People Can Fly, the former also publishing the game. The game was released as a paid early access title for Microsoft ...more

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Arena of Valor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Arena of Valor is a Western adaptation of Honor of Kings or Kings of Glory for markets outside mainland China. It is a multiplayer online battle arena published by Tencent Games. In July 2017, ...more

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Fallout Shelter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Fallout Shelter is a free-to-play simulation video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios, with assistance by Behaviour Interactive, and published by Bethesda Softworks. Part of the Fallout ...more

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Pokémon Quest is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Pokémon Quest Pokémon Quest is a free-to-play action-adventure game in the Pokémon series developed by Game Freak and published by Nintendo and The Pokémon Company. It was released for ...more

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Paladins is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Paladins: Champions of the Realm is a third-person shooter, first person shooter video game developed and published by Hi-Rez Studios. Paladins provides various characters, called Champions, for ...more

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The Pinball Arcade is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
The Pinball Arcade

The Pinball Arcade is a free to play pinball simulation game made by FarSight Studios. Play digital versions of over 35 real pinball tables including Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Ghostbusters Premium, AC/DC Premium, Star Trek Vengeance Premium, Mustang Premium "Boss", Doctor Who Master of Time, Wipeout, and Tee'd Off.

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Dawn of the Breakers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Dawn of the Breakers

Dawn of the Breakers is a free to play game made by Cyberstep for the Nintendo Switch. It follows the six main characters, who are in a group called Breakers, and their adventures fighting ghouls and saving the world. 

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NAMCO MUSEUM (PAC-MAN VS. Fre... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
NAMCO MUSEUM (PAC-MAN VS. Free Multiplayer-only Ver.)

PAC-MAN VS. (Free Multiplayer-only Ver.) is a free download from Nintendo eShop which allows you to play PAC-MAN VS. with another player who owns NAMCO MUSEUM for the Nintendo Switch.

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Brawlhalla is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Brawlhalla is a free-to-play fighting game developed and published by Blue Mammoth Games for Microsoft Windows, macOS, and PlayStation 4. The game was first shown at PAX East in April 2014, and ...more

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Pinball FX3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Pinball FX3

Pinball FX3 is a free to play pinball simulation game made by Zen Studios. Pinball FX3 is home to the most exciting pinball library, with tables based on the biggest brands in entertainment including Aliens, Family Guy, TellTale's The Walking Dead, Portal, and more, along with multiplayer features.

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Coloring Book is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Coloring Book

Coloring Book is a free to play game from QubicGames. Up to 4 players can color in beautiful drawings. 

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Color Zen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Color Zen

Color Zen is a free to play puzzle game developed and published by Cypronia for the Nintendo Switch. With simple, intuitive controls, the game invites you to relax and immerse yourself.  

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GALAK-Z: Variant S is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
GALAK-Z: Variant S

GALAK-Z: Variant S is a free to play action game made by GungHo America. Experience stunning space combat from the cockpit of a sleek spaceship or a giant Mech.

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Zaccaria Pinball is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Zaccaria Pinball

Zaccaria Pinball is a free to play pinball game made by Magic Pixel for the Nintendo Switch. 

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Stern Pinball Arcade is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Free Games For Nintendo Switch
Stern Pinball Arcade

Stern Pinball Arcade is a free to play pinball simulation game made by FarSight Studios. Features pinball machines from many popular franchises.