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.

list ordered by

1
68 21
Super Mario Odyssey

Release Date: Holiday 2017

2
34 7
Celeste

Release Date: TBD 2017

3
33 22
Sonic Mania

Release Date: Q1/Q2 2017

4
21 13
Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition

Release Date: TBD 2017

5
17 14
2004 -

Release Date: TBA

6
13 10
SteamWorld Dig 2

Release Date: Q2/Q3 2017

7
9 8

8
8 8
Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom

Release Date: TBD 2017

9
7 7
Ultimate Chicken Horse

Release Date: TBA

10
13 14
Yooka-Laylee

Release Date: TBD 2017

11
12 16
De Mambo

Release Date: TBA

12
4 7
1001 Spikes

Release Date: TBD 2017

13
5 9
Blaster Master Zero

Release Date: March 9, 2017

14
4 8
Battle Princess Madelyn

Release Date: TBA

15
4 8
2 Fast 4 Gnomz

Release Date: TBA

16
2 6
sU and the Quest for meaning

Release Date: TBD 2017

17
2 7
Mutant Mudds

Release Date: TBA

18
1 7
Treasurenauts

Release Date: TBA

19
0 7
Rive

Release Date: TBD 2017