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Total Nerd 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch  

Jacob Shelton
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If you’ve seen Nintendo’s announcement about their new console, the Switch, or read our rundown of the most exciting features, then you know that you can play your favorite games wherever you want as long as you have battery life. But even if you have a console full of fresh batteries, there are definitely some inappropriate places to play Nintendo Switch. If you’re the kind of gamer who can’t stop playing even while your son is being born, and you love the idea of a console that can literally go anywhere, then you need to keep reading and study the places and times when you shouldn't play Nintendo Switch.

Maybe this puts us at odds with the fine folks over at Nintendo, but there are a handful of places where it’s not cool to play video games. Whether you’re at a wedding, a funeral, or trying to excavate the ruins of an ancient civilization, you have to know where not to play Nintendo Switch. If you find yourself in a situation where you’re unsure of whether or not you should be playing Mario Kart on the Switch, feel free to pull up this list and make sure you’re not doing anything inappropriate.

Vote up the funniest and most inappropriate places to play the Nintendo Switch when you’re on the go. 

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At a Funeral is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
At a Funeral

2
27 4
While Your Grandfather Speaks ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
While Your Grandfather Speaks His Dying Words

3
17 2
Your Step-Brother's Milita... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
Your Step-Brother's Military Funeral

4
20 4
While You Fight a Fire is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
While You Fight a Fire

5
24 12
During the National Anthem is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
During the National Anthem

6
24 12
The Room Where Your Son Is Bor... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
The Room Where Your Son Is Born

7
22 12
In the Voting Booth is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
In the Voting Booth

8
22 12
During Thanksgiving Dinner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
During Thanksgiving Dinner

9
16 9
During a Police Raid is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
During a Police Raid

10
21 15
At Your Presidential Inaugurat... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
At Your Presidential Inauguration

11
23 18
During the SATs is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
During the SATs

12
14 9
Your Daughter's Wedding is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
Your Daughter's Wedding

13
17 13
While You're Performing a ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
While You're Performing a Bris

14
11 7
Your Parents' 50th Anniver... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
Your Parents' 50th Anniversary Celebration

15
9 5
The Vatican is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
The Vatican

16
12 9
In a Cockpit is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
In a Cockpit

17
10 7
Auschwitz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
Auschwitz

18
9 8
The Wailing Wall is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
The Wailing Wall

19
6 8
The Mahabodhi Temple is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
The Mahabodhi Temple

20
7 12
A Boardroom is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
A Boardroom

21
4 11
Mount Rushmore is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
Mount Rushmore

22
4 13
The Gym is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 20+ Wildly Inappropriate Places to Play Nintendo Switch
The Gym