Total Nerd The Best Nintendo Switch Platformers  

Ranker Games
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List Rules List includes both current and upcoming platform games for Nintendo Switch

No one does platform games better than Nintendo, and now that Switch is here, it's exciting to know that we can take our favorites on the go. This list ranks the best platformers for Nintendo Switch, including 3D platform games for Switch, and side-scrolling platformers as well.

Aren't you just dying to play Super Mario Odyssey? It's easily the most anticipated 3D platform game for Nintendo Switch, but there are plenty of other titles coming out before it that look amazing. Sonic Mania, for example, is re-inventing 2D Sonic in an all new game that combines old school and new. there is also Yooka-Laylee coming out in 2017, the spiritual successor to Banjo Kazooie.

Vote up the best Switch platform games that you've played, or the unreleased games that you just can't wait to play.

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53 19
Super Mario Odyssey Release Date: Holiday 2017

2
27 4
Celeste Release Date: TBD 2017

3
16 9
Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition Release Date: TBD 2017

4
11 5
SteamWorld Dig 2 Release Date: Q2/Q3 2017

5
23 17
Sonic Mania Release Date: Q1/Q2 2017

6
15 10
Cave Story 2004 - Release Date: TBA

7
11 8
Yooka-Laylee Release Date: TBD 2017

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4 1

9
5 4
Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom Release Date: TBD 2017

10
4 3
1001 Spikes Release Date: TBD 2017

11
12 12
De Mambo Release Date: TBA

12
3 3
Ultimate Chicken Horse Release Date: TBA

13
4 5
Battle Princess Madelyn Release Date: TBA

14
4 5
Blaster Master Zero Release Date: March 9, 2017

15
3 5
2 Fast 4 Gnomz Release Date: TBA

16
1 4
sU and the Quest for meaning Release Date: TBD 2017

17
1 4
Treasurenauts Release Date: TBA

18
1 4
Mutant Mudds Release Date: TBA

19
0 4
Rive Release Date: TBD 2017