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The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

Updated October 23, 2020 1.5k votes 380 voters 37.0k views44 items

Wondering what are the best Nintendo Switch games for girls? While women while long been neglected in the gaming marketplace, more and more developers are releasing titles to cater to girls of all ages. From puzzle platformers to classic RPGs, this list of Switch games for girls includes both popular and lesser-known titles for gamers of all ages.

Games like Super Mario Party and Animal Crossing: New Horizons are great titles for every age, while Octopath Traveler, Kirby Star Allies, Hollow Knight, and Celeste are also great and fun options. And then there are classics like Mario Kart and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, which was voted one of the greatest games of the decade.

Other popular titles like Gris and Celeste are fun platformers most girls are sure to enjoy, and if you just need to get up and move, there's always hits like Just Dance, which challenges players with their best dance moves.

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    Animal Crossing: New Horizons is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Social simulation, real-life simulation

    As in previous installments in the Animal Crossing series, New Horizons is a nonlinear life... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Super Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Party

    Super Mario Party is a party video game developed by NDcube and published by Nintendo. An... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    The Legend of Zelda: Breath of is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure

    The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is an action-adventure game developed and published by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Super Mario Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Platform, action-adventure

    Super Mario Odyssey is a 2017 3D platform video game developed and published by Nintendo for... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Kirby Star Allies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Platformer

    Kirby Star Allies is a platform game developed by HAL Laboratory and published by Nintendo as... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Gris is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls
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    Genres (Video game)Platform-adventure

    Gris is an indie adventure-platformer game developed by Nomada Studio and published by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Fighting

    Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is a fighting video game developed by Bandai Namco Studios and Sora... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls
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    Genres (Video game)Open world, Action game, Sandbox

    Minecraft is a sandbox independent video game originally created by Swedish programmer Markus... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Celeste is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls
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    Genres (Video game)Platform

    Celeste is a platforming video game by Canadian video game developers Matt Thorson and Noel... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Yono and the Celestial Elephan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Indie


    Yono and the Celestial Elephants is an adventure game where users solve puzzles, uncover treasures, and navigate an immersive world. It was developed by Neckbolt and was released in 2017.

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    Hollow Knight is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Metroidvania

    Hollow Knight is a Metroidvania video game developed and published by Australian studio Team... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Dragon Quest Builders is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Action role-playing, sandbox

    Dragon Quest Builders is a sandbox action role-playing game developed and published by Square... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Al is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Role-playing

    Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings is a role-playing video... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Octopath Traveler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Role-playing

    Octopath Traveler is a turn-based role-playing video game developed by Square Enix, in... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Splatoon 2 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Third-person shooter

    Splatoon 2 is a 2017 team-based third-person shooter video game developed and published by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Yoshi's Crafted World is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Platform, side-scrolling

    Yoshi's Crafted World is a side-scrolling platform video game developed by Good-Feel and... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Moonlighter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls
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    Genres (Video game)Action role-playing, business simulation

    Moonlighter is an action-RPG indie game developed by Spanish indie studio Digital Sun and... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    The Princess Guide is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Strategy

    Your Four Knight Princess Training Story is an action-RPG developed for the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4. Gamers play as various Princess Knights as they traverse an expansive world.

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    Just Dance 2020 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Music

    Just Dance 2020 is a dance rhythm game developed by Ubisoft. It was unveiled on June 10, 2019,... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Wandersong is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls
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    Genres (Video game)Adventure, puzzle

    Wandersong is a puzzle adventure video game developed by American-Canadian indie developer... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Wonderboy: Dragon’s Trap is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Platform, action-adventure

    Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap is a 2017 platform action-adventure video game developed by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! an is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Role-playing

    Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let's Go, Eevee! are role-playing video games... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Paper Mario: The Origami King is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure, Role-playing video game

    Paper Mario: The Origami King is a 2020 action-adventure RPG developed by Intelligent Systems... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Stardew Valley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls

    Genres (Video game)Simulation, role-playing

    Stardew Valley is an indie farming simulation role-playing video game developed by Eric... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Lost Sphear is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo Switch Games For Girls
    Lost Sphear is a Japanese role-playing video game developed by Tokyo RPG Factory and published... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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